We have a wide selection of print books and eBooks to support all levels of sail racing from the basic rules books to more detailed explanation of each rules, cutting edge interactive eBooks, case books, tactics and coaching.
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Why Choose RYA Rule Books
RYA rule books are the only publications available that contain the RYA's National Prescriptions which are variations to certain areas of the rules and essential for racing in UK waters.
We've made huge digital advancements with our eBooks over the last four years and we're working on delivering new products to reflect those changes. If you're not yet familiar with RYA eBooks then please visit our eBooks support page to find out more.
For the Racing Rules of Sailing 2017-2020 we have published a separate multi-lingual rules app in partnership with World Sailing; access to the Integrated eBook in the app will be through in-app purchasing. Please visit the World Sailing App page for more details.
Get 25% off when you buy both print and eBook copies of our racing books through our webshop, just add both items to the basket and the discount will be applied at checkout.
The RYA Racing Books Range
The simplified summary list of our racing books below will give you an indication of our current range and the format in which they are available; the links will take you to more detailed descriptions on the books themselves. This will be updated as new books become available so if you're interested in RYA racing books then please register your email below.
The Full Racing Rules of Sailing
Interactive & Integrated Racing Rules and Cases linking eBook
Detailed Explanation of Rules
Other Racing Books
Starting to Race
Case & Call Books
Race Training & Coaching
- RYA Case Book RYAAC (paperback DUE DECEMBER 2016) - will be included as a free eBook and within the Interactive eBook in the World Sailing App.
- The following will all be included as free eBooks and within the interactive Integrated eBook in the World Sailing App:
- Racing Rules of Sailing 2017-2020
- Equipment Rules of Sailing 2017-2020
- World Sailing Case Book
- World Sailing Q&As
- Team Racing Call Book
- Match Racing Call Book
- Offshore Special Regulations
Free Rules Guidance Books
For more guidance and supporting information on the Racing Rules of Sailing themselves visit this dedicated area www.rya.org.uk/racingrules.