Buoyancy Certificates

Boats must hold a Valid Buoyancy Certificate to race in any event. This includes Canadian and USA 2.4mR class events. This is covered in class rule B 4.3.

Certificates are valid for a maximum of 5 years from the date of a test. 

Buoyancy Certificate Sample

How to obtain or renew a Buoyancy Certificate

  1. You must be a current member of the Canadian 2.4mR class (ie have paid your class dues for the current year)
  2. Contact a Canadian class measurer for the name and contact information of a class authorized person who can supervise the buoyancy test in accordance with the class rule C5.2 b
  3. Upon completion of a satisfactory buoyancy test, a certificate will be completed by a class authorized person and one copy will be issued to the boat owner with a second copy will be sent to and stored electronically by the Canadian chief measurer in the class records. Buoyancy certificates will be added to your measurement certificate file.

Cost of a buoyancy test:

There shall be no charge for a buoyancy test however if the measurer or class authorized person needs to travel to supervise the conduct a test they shall be reimbursed reasonable out of pocket travel costs.

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