HKSF will from time to time host one of the below World Sailing Seminars or Clinics depending on the demand and interests from local sailors.  If you are interested in joining one or more of them please register your interest below via the online form. We will contact you should there be one scheduled.

National Judges Programme
  • Judging Programs are based on the ISAF International Judging Manual.
  • Minimum two days of instructions.
  • Candidates who wish to attend an ISAF NJP should have some experience of Judging.
  • Knowledge of the ISAF Racing Rules of Sailing 2013– 2016 is also required.
  • A written test which may be taken.
  • Candidates will receive national certificates of attendance
International Judges Seminar 

ISAFs Seminars and Clinics for Judges are intended to improve the standard of regional / group judging and to assist people who wish to become an International Judge. The Seminar is scheduled over three days, including an ISAF International Judges Test.
Note: HKSF will review an applicant’s qualifications before accepting the application to attend the seminar.

National Judges are also qualified to assess the performance of Club Judges and expected to help in the development of their judging skills.

Measurers Clinic
  • Explain what “measurement” is and clarify the role of “measurers” .
  • Present and explain the World Sailing ERS
  • Educate official measurers and equipment inspectors as to their roles according to the ERS
  • Explain in detail fundamental measurement techniques for sails and rigs.
  • Help future IM candidates prepare for the International Measurer’s Test

A World Sailing Measurers Clinic is scheduled over two days. It is advisable that the candidates have racing experience.

If you are interested in supporting our sport and becoming a Race Offical please get in touch.