Rules

Class Rules

The RYA Technical Department maintain the Merlin Rocket class rules, as we are a national class.
You can view the rules in PDF format on their website:

Rules

(The RYA may change this link occasionally, please use their website search box or their menu entry for racing/technical if you have trouble.)


N.B. The RYA also run the Portsmouth Yardstick (PY) system - see Merlin Rocket handicap rating.
TopicAuthorLatest PostViewsPosts
Silver Tiller Overall
Ross26/06/2018 13:50:24 - Ross139213
Helm or crew Cardiff. Inlands
John Donoghue..... again!25/06/2018 23:03:57 - 2871
Merlin Rocket Sails on Ebay
11/10/2011 14:38:53 - Jon Gorringe8353
Hayling Island ST
Michael Hamilton22/06/2018 13:07:32 - Chris M81810
Whitstable Silver Tiller 23/24 June - Visitor Boat Parking Arrangements
Paul Fincham21/06/2018 15:37:51 - Barnsie4342
De May Event Sunday, 1st July
Ben Marshall20/06/2018 13:06:58 - Jeremy Hudson3052
SPINNAKER POLE MEASUREMENT
Dan Alsop, Class Technical Officer20/06/2018 11:57:08 - Martin Smith8989
Rear bridal
Old thinking19/06/2018 22:23:00 - john fildes3692
No. 1680 - Vintage Rigging Question
Floyd Raser19/06/2018 21:25:30 - Floyd R3784
Silver Tillers 7th Oct
RH19/06/2018 17:00:42 - Ross3263
Win a ‘Magic Ticket’ to the Merlin Rocket 2018 National Championships with Magic Marine.
Lou Johnson19/06/2018 09:14:39 - 3981
MROA and Data Protection
Tim Fells18/06/2018 19:24:10 - Rod & Jo, Sceptical7204
No. 1680 - Vintage Rigging Question
Floyd Raser - 2700
Merlin tasters want to try a Merlin at wembley
Colin Brockbank16/06/2018 14:33:30 - 3551
Crew available for Hayling ST
Julian15/06/2018 21:23:27 - 2291
Crew wanted for Hayling Island ST
Ben Palmer 15/06/2018 11:36:12 - Pip4272
2019 Champs
Alex Jackson14/06/2018 18:08:40 - Ian Mackenzie6682
Summer Magazine
Patrick Blake14/06/2018 12:49:16 - 3321
Sharp’s Doom Bar Merlin Week
Salcombe Yacht Club 13/06/2018 11:50:01 - stuart gurney8245
Updated ST and Vintage series results posted
Ross12/06/2018 12:16:10 - Ross2731
Latin and Vector Calculus
Luna Rossa06/06/2018 21:47:35 - Rob Sloane5432
Brightlingsea open
Pete Nicholson06/06/2018 18:03:43 - Paul Hollis 6799
Association merlin
Colin Brockbank06/06/2018 11:04:33 - 4021
Hunts SC DeMay event
Mike Liggett04/06/2018 14:34:37 - 2791
Merlin wanted around £1K
Richard Saunders01/06/2018 16:22:10 - Andrew Mills241613
River Championships at UTSC Bourne End Week
Jeremy Stein29/05/2018 12:22:39 - Chris105912
Midland S C Silver Tiller
Mike Anslow24/05/2018 16:50:39 - Ross5436
Vintage open at Fishers Green
Godfrey22/05/2018 14:18:11 - Godfrey Clark4833
Wembley push the boat out
Colin Brockbank22/05/2018 13:54:37 - Tim Male4484
Phwelli ST 12/13 May
Fixtures Man22/05/2018 08:35:39 - Magnus Smith114012
2018 HD Sails Midland Circuit
Martin Smith21/05/2018 10:32:51 - Martin Smith2981
Merlin Week crew detail
Salcombe Yacht Club19/05/2018 19:44:47 - 4241
WTD: ''long'' hog-stepped mast
Dekerfer19/05/2018 18:13:11 - Dekerfer4332
Merlin Week crew detail
Salcombe Yacht Club19/05/2018 07:47:40 - 3411
2018 HD Sails Midland Circuit Results updated & next event details
Martin Smith16/05/2018 10:18:36 - Martin Smith3781
Ranelagh Thames Series open, Sunday (13th May)
Frances Gifford15/05/2018 10:49:16 - Sublime5994
Need a crew for Midland
Carl14/05/2018 08:08:46 - 3481
Single pole system spinnaker pole
Andrew Douglas12/05/2018 07:45:32 - Andrew5522
3577 NostradormoFOR SALE
Joe tosh11/05/2018 16:54:57 - 4421
De May series
Ben Marshall11/05/2018 15:23:12 - Fen3952
3577 NostradormoFOR SALE
Joe tosh11/05/2018 11:11:16 - 3821
Crew available for Pwllheli ST
Ben Rayner11/05/2018 09:21:37 - 2801
SHe's A Cracker is up for sale
11/05/2018 05:19:06 - Gareth Griffiths NHRC8633
Crew needed for Pwllheli
Carl10/05/2018 18:28:52 - Carl3432
Measurement Question
Mark Elkington09/05/2018 07:17:24 - Dan Alsop, Class Tech Officer6434
Pwllheli ST Camping & Dining
Martin Smith08/05/2018 16:27:40 - Martin Smith3151
Merlin Gooseneck
Barnsie08/05/2018 09:52:30 - Gareth Griffiths NHRC74311
NSM 2 rake measurment
Timothy Rogers07/05/2018 09:43:07 - 3841
414 Desdemona II
john fildes03/05/2018 21:00:23 - 4221
Whitstable Silver Tiller 23/24 June 2018
Paul Fincham03/05/2018 09:02:33 - 4101
Aldeburgh ST
Barnsie30/04/2018 15:01:45 - Barnsie101711
Merlin Rocket Demo Day at Blithfield - 7th May
Tim Male29/04/2018 20:32:02 - 4301
Starcross ST photos
Olly Turner28/04/2018 22:47:40 - Pete Slack6092
Returning to the class / Northern Events
Liam23/04/2018 21:13:32 - Andy J8017
Aldeburgh ST - Food Choices
Frances Gifford23/04/2018 17:07:01 - Frances Gifford5961
De May / Vintage Calendar
Ben Marshall22/04/2018 09:49:18 - 3741
Just some old photos taken ...
Luna Rossa22/04/2018 09:30:53 - 4521
Starcross ST April 21/22
Fixtures Man19/04/2018 21:01:51 - Dave Lee94610
Lift from London?
Amy Hazlehurst18/04/2018 12:16:15 - Pete4684
CREW FOR NATIONALS
Robin Charles17/04/2018 15:27:17 - 3981
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