Once you have some yacht racing experience, this two-day course will really help you hone your skills, learn how to anticipate the next move, and give you a racing edge.
This course is suitable for both inshore and offshore racers.
Throughout the course you’ll get to try a number of roles in order to experience the different positions and understand how they all work together. There will be a big emphasis on race focus and the mindset required to win races.
Morning one starts with a classroom-based theory session, before heading out onto the water to put what you’ve just covered into practice. Then the day draws to a close with an evening debrief.
On the Sunday you will have the chance to put your new skills into practise as you take part in a local club race (subject to a suitable race running on the course dates) or complete time trials to create a sense of pressure.
By the end of the course you will feel more confident as a crew member, capable of helping to drive a winning race performance.
The syllabus will make the most of the weather at the time, but aims to cover: