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Big Boat Racing Course
June 30, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm$1995
The J World Annapolis Big Boat Racing Program is an opportunity for experienced sailors to sail with our certified coaching staff, on our 40′ J/120 offshore racing machine, Euro Trash girl.
The program allows new sailors to learn the ropes on a big boat platform – or experienced racers to expand their knowledge and skills in all big boat sailing positions. The Big Boat Racing Program program highlights fun and teamwork. With big boat racing skills, racers can be valuable crew on racing and cruising boats.
The program is split into Introduction and Advanced levels which provide an introduction to both Big Boat sailing and Big Boat racing. This program offers the framework skills to allow sailors to participate in overnight or weekly bog boat race series.
This course introduces racing strategy, GPS navigation, use of instruments, spinnaker boat handling including big boat sets, gybes, peels and douses, helm technique, and advanced boat handling skills that prepares the participant to be a great big boat racing crew.