Objects of the Association
To further the interests of the International H-Boat Class in all countries where H-Boats are sailed and to introduce the Class to new countries.
To be responsible for the administration of the class rules and coordinating proposals for rule amendments for consideration by World Sailing (International Sailing Organisation).
To ensure that the class retains its "International" status by complying with the criteria adopted by the World Sailing.
To co-ordinate and select venues for the World Championships.
To produce a wesite containing information about the Class and the activities of the IHA for distribution to all H-Boat sailors throughout the world (to be distributed by National H-Boat Associations).
The Annual General Meeting shall take place durind the annual world championship. Unless otherwise agreed at the preceding Annual General Meeting, the meeting shall take place at the location of the World Championship.