- Include boats as fast as PHRF 175, effectively including all of the active Div 6 boats.
- Include the distance races Collingwood, Bowen, SOAR, Scramble and Lightship, requiring 3 to qualify, best 3 score.
- Include the regattas Opener, Summer, Deep Cove, Howe Sound and Closer, requiring 6 to qualify, best 6 score, each day scored independently.
- Low point scoring.
It should make for an interesting year!