The World Sailing App is now available to
download from the Windows Store, alongside the App Store and Google Play.
The one-stop shop for
The Racing Rules of Sailing 2017-2020 and associated documents for sailors
across the globe, was launched earlier this year via an RYA and World
Joining the Windows Store means the app is
now available to PC users using
Windows 8.1 or later.
version of the app has also been updated, bringing smoother functionality for
RYA Publications Manager Steen Ingerslev said
it was an exciting time for digital products adding: “This marks the first in a
new series of apps for the PC and helps us better service our customers.”
In addition to being more widely available, the World Sailing
App now also includes country-specific rules from seven new Member National Authorities (MNAs) – Australia, Spain, Germany, Netherlands,
Serbia, Sweden and Italy.
Each of the
countries’ translated rules and prescriptions have been added as new
categories. Steen added: “We are now working on including them into the
Integrated eBook to make it a truly multi-lingual product.”
This will enable
users to navigate seamlessly between the UK rules, cases and other MNA rules
Chief Commercial Officer, Hugh Chambers, said: “It’s fantastic news to have
joined the Windows App Store, which gives consumers even more choice. Having
international rules instantly available is also a major benefit to any sailors
wishing to race in these specific countries. We hope many more will follow
Click here to download the World Sailing App from the Windows Store.
To visit our dedicated World Sailing App page and get the latest up to date information click here.