9.1- There will be a one lap penalty and the loss of 2 points for (P1-P4-P6-P7-P8-P11) a one lap penalty and the loss of 5 points for (P3-P5-P9-P10). A P2 constitutes an automatic disqualification.:
P1– A boat that passes in front of the start/finish buoy between 3 second and 0 seconds left on the clock.
P2- A boat that passes in front of the start/finish buoy between 10 and 3 seconds left on the clock
P3– A boat that changes lanes with less distance than one rooster tail
P4– A boat that has failed to pass (1) one time in front of the start/finish line before the official start of the race.
P5– A boat that pushed another in the interior or exterior (2 lanes or more). P6– Destroying or dislodging a buoy without any apparent reason.
P7– Missing a buoy without picking the complete turn.
P8– Entering or exiting at the wrong place on the race course as per 4.12.
P9– At the Start a boat that changes lanes between the Start/Finish line and the exit of turn 1.
P10-A boat is not in his starting lane at the start.
P11-All situations judged unacceptable by the Chief Referee.