Posted Date: March 16, 2009
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*The new USDAA rulebook is in the works, incorporating the previously announced rule updates. It's taking some time to revamp because the goal is to make it is less of a legal document and more a useful reference tool for readers. [The current regulations can be found here.]
*The Board has been collaborating for the past couple of weeks on finalizing the standards for the tire now that USDAA's tests have been completed.
*USDAA has received prototypes of long jumps being offered by two manufacturers that support the new standard. We will make some minor adjustments and have the specs out by the end of March. Implementation will be July 1, 2009.
*USDAA President Kenneth Tatsch has made two recent trips to Florida to work with the scorekeeping software developer to test the program. Work is being done to incorporate some key requests and a final version will hopefully be done soon.
*USDAA's newest goal is to improve communications via podcasts, the website, and other media.
*Discussions are underway to host a Pan American championship in the east in Winter 2010. More to come...