Are John, you have worked it out!!!
Yep!,trendy gadgets our what we all like for our boats, I would like it seen as an option,rather than a performance enhancment.
Carbon spi poles would be very crew friendly, and not that it maters,does it float?
Rules changes would be needed yes! Anyone able to say when and what the time is to do this ? Bet the Dutch Veg Man can say!