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Rule 15.10 Race to an area (RTA)


Competitors will attempt to achieve a mark or valid track point, as specified in the task data, in the shortest time within a scoring area(s) or airspace(s).


Task data:

a. arrangements of timing
b. description of scoring area(s)


The result is the elapsed time from the take off to the mark or first valid track point. Smallest result is best. The timing ends at the moment the marker is released, falling or on the ground as seen by the officials, the electronic mark is dropped or at the moment of the first valid track point in the scoring area, if track points only was set.

If Observers are used, they must ensure that they have stop-­watches when observing in this task