Officiels

Officiels

Les officiels jouent un rôle clé dans toutes les courses ou régates de voile! Les programmes d’officiers, de juges et d’arbitres de Voile Canada offrent une formation et une certification du club au niveau national, tandis que World Sailing fournit une certification internationale. Les bénévoles de l’événement sont toujours très demandés! Que ce soit pour aider sur place lors d’un événement ou pour être un membre clé du comité d’organisation, il y a un rôle pour chacun!


Race Officers

A Race Officer is an on the water manager who is in charge of running the sailing race with overall responsibility for the conduct of racing on a race course. A Race Officer has an overview of what is happening around the entire race course and should make decisions such as necessary course changes, postponements etc.

Judges

The role of a Judge is to ensure fair competition. A Judge is required to determine disputes between competitors, assist in areas of race management and make decisions on the fairness of competition.

Umpire

An Umpire is responsible for making decisions about the rules of sailing when asked to do so by competitors and will be present close to the race course to monitor the action during events. The Sail Canada Umpire Program has three aims.


  • Rolex
  • Helly Hansen
  • Gallagher Skippers' Plan
  • MasterCard BMO Voile Canada
  • Government of Canada