Get Ready to Race

Get Ready to Race Saturdays

Saturday’s 3rd & 10th & 17th April at 1400hrs

This is aimed at sailors competent enough to sail around a triangle but requiring training and support to enable confident participation in club racing. Looking at the tide and wind conditions on the day. Looking at better boat handling / starting practice / mark rounding / sailing in tidal conditions and making good use of any waves.

The sessions will be supported by briefing & debriefing sessions / video recording / close on the water coaching.

Further sessions will be arranged later in the season – please ask Training Committee for dates

Race Briefing for new racers

Sunday 9th, 16th & 30th May 0900 sharp

Following on from April Get ready to race series. A 30-minute briefing for club members, especially those with little race experience. Looking at weather and tidal conditions expected that day and boat set up to get the best of the conditions. Also covering the likely way, the race will be sailed, starting options and consideration of tidal effect off shore when rounding marks. All welcome Prepare to shake up the normal race results