A blog talking about remote control sailing and much more…
R/C sailing is not just a remote control hobby. It can be better described as a double oriented hobby/sport. Real life sailboat racing combined with remote control functions.
The International Sailing Federation has 4 official recognized radio sailing classes :http://www.sailing.org/classesandequipment/radio/index.php
IRSA is the worldwide radio sailing organization as an affiliated member of World Sailing. IRSA is dedicated to the enhancement of both current and emerging world radio sailing classes through the promotion and development of consistent class rules, measurement methods, radio yachting racing rules, and advice in running major racing events.
I will let the marvelous official IRSA website to talk about the history of model boats sailing in the following link: https://www.radiosailing.org/about/radio-sailing#history
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