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Burgee of ICoYC, as illustrated
Burgee of ICoYC, as sold
images by Peter Hans van den Muijzenberg, 07 October 2014
I happened upon this one: International
Council of Yacht Clubs, ICOYC. Apparently a gathering of supposedly leading
Their burgee can be seen at http://www.icoyc.org/Default.aspx?p=dynamicmodule&pageid=401453&ssid=324543&vnf=1.
Curiously, the burgee as illustrated <email@example.com>, 3:5, differs from the burgee as photographed <firstname.lastname@example.org>, both in ratio and in shades. As sold the burgee is 2:3 (18 x 12 inch or circa 45 x 30).
From that same page: "Members of yacht clubs in the ICOYC have the exclusive right to fly the Councilís burgee and wear a lapel pin. We encourage members to promote the organization and show pride in their affiliation with ICOYC.
Any yacht taking part in an ICOYC event is expected to fly a an ICOYC burgee!"
Any such yacht is must also be a member to one of the member clubs to do so, and that club will expect them to fly their burgee as well. A yacht may even be part of several such (or similar) clubs, which are likely to all demand specific positions for their burgee. Things may get very crowded.
Peter Hans van den Muijzenberg, 07 October 2014