Racing & regulations

MFA takes pride in sailing by the rules. It encourages us all to be the best sailors we can be, and to have consistency in our races.

We encourage all racers to be familiar with the documents to the right prior to racing.

Rules documents

MFA sails Dyer Dhows that fit specific size and weight measurements.

Below are documents that outline the specifications for the boats.

Measurement documents


Course sheet

The course sailed is up to the discretion of the Race Committee. To know which race is being sailed, check for a number in the port-side window of the race committee boat signifying the course. The color of the windward buoy is signified by the color of the flag raised on the race committee boat.