(a) Each team shall comprise one driver, one crewperson and two patients.
(b) Both patients are positioned as described in Procedure Rule 3.3.3.1.
(c ) The start shall be as described in Procedure Rule 3.3.3.3.
(d) The crew shall proceed out to sea, pick up their first patient and then return to shore, as described in Procedure Rule 3.3.3.4 and Rule 3.3.3.5.
(e) The driver shall exit as described in Procedure Rule 3.3.3.6. At the shore the crewperson, controls the IRB as described in Procedure 3.3.3.7(a) and may turn it around. The patient must exit the IRB, after the driver exits. The patient is permitted to assist the crewperson to turn and hold the position of the boat.
(f) The driver proceeds to the start/finish line, rounds their respective beach position marker and returns to the IRB. The driver may also assist the crewperson to turn the IRB around. Should the first patient have assisted the crewperson turn and hold the position of the boat the patient must release contact when the driver makes contact with the boat. The driver must not start the motor until the first patient is clear of the boat.
The patient must then place themselves in a position where they do not impede the conduct of the race or the judging of the event.
(g) The IRB shall be relaunched and restarted and the crew will proceed out to sea to pick up their second patient and then return to shore, as described in Procedure Rule 3.3.3.4 and Rule 3.3.3.5.
(h) The finish shall be as described in Procedure Rule 3.3.3.6.