Results of voting on the by law motions announced 29 August 2017. 66% majority required for motions to be carried.
Motion 1: Loose Foot mainsail. 53 valid votes. 30 (56.6%) for, 23 against. Motion lost.
Motion 2a: Optional removal of aft thwart. 53 valid votes. 28 (52.8%) for, 24 against, 1 abstention. Motion lost.
Motion 2b: Optional removal of floorboards. 53 valid votes. 28 (52.8%) for, 24 against, 1 abstention. Motion lost.
Motion 3: Taking boat weight over 66 kg into account when weighing crew to use genoa. Motion disallowed as the proposer was not a member of the Heron Association when the motion was proposed.