PART 5 - GENERAL DUTIES OF RIDERS - (D)30 to (D)57
37. Whips used for racing
37.1 No Rider may ride in any race unless he is carrying a whip that complies with specifications approved by the Authority.
37.2 Other than adjustments to the handle/grip, an approved whip must not be modified in any way (for example, by the addition of tape to the flap or shaft).
37.3 No substitute for a whip may be carried in any race.
37.4 A whip approved for racing in steeple chases or hurdle races may be carried in such races or in flat races, but a whip approved for flat racing may be carried in flat races only.
37.5 Part 2 of Schedule 2 contains specifications for approved whips.