There should be a minimum of four, two in the not in the start as well as 2 at finishing articles. Additional buoys can help mark from lanes across the course. (sport: Dragon Boat Racing)
- Floats that mark the program at 55yd intervals. (sport: Triathlon/Ironman - Swimming)
Lights and Buoys.-In view of the difficulties attending navigation in the Gulf, and the impossibility of arranging with the Governments of the littoral for the provision of lights and buoys except on terms which would have greatly hampered shipping, the British Government, in view of the great preponderance of British shipping in the Gulf, has established since 1912 a very complete system of lights and buoys, the cost of which is shared in equal moieties by the Government of India and H.M.