IBRA Sailing Rules

International Blokart Racing Association Blokart Sailing Rules

Edition 5 of the IBRA rules was released in July 2015 after an extensive consultation period with the founding associations.

It includes equipment rules for both Production and Performance classes, sailing rules and race management. The sections covered are:

  • Part A – One design class intention
  • Part B – blokart Equipment rules
  • Part C – Competitor safety equipment rules
  • Part D – Scrutineering
  • Part E – Sailing rules
  • Part F – Penalties
  • Part G – Protests and redress
  • Part H – Scoring

The latest official IBRA rules  can be downloaded here:

IBRA Rules Edition 5 Amendment 1  (pdf) published 11 February 2016

The IBRA rules edition 5 refers (rule B.1.2) to the approved accessories list.
This can be downloaded here:
(version 02 uploaded 28 July 2015)


IBRA interpretations – issued 7 March 2016

Disabled Sailors Modification Pre-approval Procedure

Disabled blokart competitors may seek a pre-approval certificate for modifications required to enable them to compete, as allowed for in Rule B.9.4.
These pre-approval certificates will outline the modification in detail and can be presented to the scrutineers at any IBRA sanctioned event (or those sanctioned by an IBRA member Association and their Clubs)
All competitors seeking a pre-approval certificate must also provide proof of their disability, either by way of a medical certificate / doctors letter, or a statement / card etc issued granting disability benefits (eg: disabled car parking permit)
To seek a pre-approval from IBRA please email the the following to  to apply:
  • Name
  • Club
  • Association
  • Class: (production or performance)
  • Description of disability
  • Proof of disability
  • Description of modification required to mitigate the disability
  • Photographs of modification required (if available).