Results – Motions 2017

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.