2016 Proposals for Regatta Changes
2016 Youth National Championships Regatta Rules Eligible for Proposals
This packet includes areas eligible for proposed changes for the 2016 USRowing Youth National Championships.
Rules not listed here are governed either by the USRowing Rules of Rowing. The process for submitting proposals for changes to the USRowing Rules of Rowing is listed on the first page of the rulebook.
Coaches wishing to submit proposals for changes in these areas should use the format below.
Proposals should be submitted via email to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than October 1, 2015.
Proposals, including the name and affiliation of the person submitting the proposal, will then be posted for public comment. The public comment period will occur from October 2, 2015-November 30, 2015.
USRowing and the Youth Advisory Committee will review proposals and the public comments, and the committee will make recommendations to USRowing on the proposals.
USRowing will factor in the public comments, Committee recommendations, and changes to the USRowing Rules of Rowing when posting the regatta packet no later than March 1, 2016.
Format for Submitting Proposals:
Current Section Title
Current Rule Wording
Proposed: Type the current wording, with proposed changes highlighted in italics.
Reason/Rationale: Include a reason or rationale for the proposed change, and how the change will promote fairness and safety at the event.
Submitted by: Name, Affiliation