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Strategy & Tactics Seminar
November 22, 2014 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm$135
This season JWorld will be offering a winter Strategy & Tactics Seminar!
New to the game of sailboat racing? Trying to grasp the intricacies of racing strategy and tactics can be frustrating to say the least. For years we have helped our racing students become solid competitors all over the world.
This winter we are offering our renowned racing course lectures in a comprehensive classroom format. Our curriculum will cover the racing rules, upwind and downwind strategy and tactics, starting, mark roundings, and more. Finish the course with a much clearer picture of what’s going on in the skippers mind while racing and greatly increased confidence in your practical knowledge. Course text will be J Worlds Racing Handbook. This is an ideal course for skippers new to racing, or crewmembers looking to increase their all-around knowledge.
Course dates for 2013-14 Winter Seminars are as follows:
Sunday, December 7, 2013 and Saturday, February 8, 2014 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Tuition is $135 per person.
Who should take this class?
Anyone interested in sailing in . If you believe that “twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do” then cast off your bowlines and join us for this winter seminar.
None. It helps to have a desire to sail faster, farther and better.
What will I learn?
How and why sails work. How sailboat interact with wind and water. The purpose of every sail control. Simply put you’ll learn what you want, when you want it and how to achieve it.
Everyone receives a J World certification of completion.
How will I spend my Time?
The course is from 9:00 am to 4:00 on the day it is offered.
How do I register?
Check the calendar for the next Sail Trim and Balance lecture and join us by calling or emailing to register.