X-Boat Spring Clinic May 19 - 20, 2018
The Geneva Lake Sailing School and the Buddy Melges Racing Team invite you to register for our X Boat Clinic at the Buddy Melges Sailing Center Saturday and Sunday, May 19-20th. We offer regional X Boat sailors two days of on the water coaching and classroom discussions preceded by a rigging and tuning session Saturday morning. Low coach to boat ratio will provide all attendees with close interaction with the coaches.
Schedule: Saturday May 19th
9:30am - Arrival deadline.
9:30am - 11:00am Rigging and tuning clinic. Please do not rig your boat ahead of the clinic
11:00am - 11:30 am Briefing and Lunch
12:00pm - 4:00 pm On Water Drills
4:00pm - 4:30 pm Debrief
Sunday May 20th
9:30am - 10:00am Briefing. Boats to be rigged before the meeting.
10:00am -3:00pm - On water clinic and practice races. Lunch on the water.
3:00pm - 3:30pm Debrief - Clinic concludes.
The focus will be on ALL skill levels and teaching X Boat sailors to be self-sufficient when they arrive at an event, rigging their boat properly and being ready to launch. On the water we will focus on boat handling and team work among skippers and crews. At the conclusion of the clinic, our missions is for participating X Boaters to have a significant jump on the start of the 2018 season at their home clubs and on the exciting regatta circuit.
As the clinic coincides with the LGYC E-Scow Spring Regatta, this will be a great opportunity for the racers who have children sailing X Boats to make it a family weekend on Lake Geneva. If you do not have a boat or teammate, please contact Marek at email@example.com to see if we can make arrangements that work for you.
Cost is $125 per sailor for the clinic, which includes lunches both days and a tech shirt.
Online Registration Click Here
Coming in Summer 2018
Dedicated MELGES 14 Classes
Will run Monday through Thursday 9 a.m. to 12:00 noon at the Geneva Lake Sailing School for the duration of the Summer Youth Program.
Registration opens February 1, 2018. For further information and updates email firstname.lastname@example.org
MELGES 14 U.S. National Championship
Will be hosted by
Lake Geneva Yacht Club
June 15-17, 2018.
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