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420 Trapeze & Spinnaker Clinic (Th/F 1pm-7pm)

When:
Thursday, June 14, 2018 to Friday, June 15, 2018
Where:
Severn Sailing Association
311 First St.
Annapolis, MD  21403

410 263 0071
Contact:
Travis Carlisle
Category:
Junior Program
Registration is required
Payment In Advance Only
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420 Trapeze & Spinnaker Clinic
This clinic is for sailors looking to learn or improve their C420 trapeze and spinnaker skills. There will be a strong emphasis on proper technique and boat handling. No previous trapeze and spinnaker experience is necessary. 
 
Coaches:
Sam MacKay:

Sam comes to us from New Zealand with a wealth of experience, including top 3 placings at the NZ Nationals in each of the Optimist, P Class, 420 and Starling classes. He was a member of the Nations Cup winning NZ team at the 2007 Optimist Worlds and placed in the top 20 in the 2008 Optimist Worlds. Sam is also an accomplished match racer, winning the NZ Youth Match Racing Nationals in 2014. More recently, he bought a WASZP and finished 5th in the 2018 Australian nationals.

 

Schedule

Thursday 1pm-7pm
Friday 1pm-7pm
Requirements to bring to each day: 
Trapeze harness, notepad, pen, running sneakers, snacks, lunch and water.
 
Boats:
Sailors are to bring their own C420s to use for this clinic -  participants who bring their own boat will be allowed to leave their boat onsite at SSA for the two days of the clinic.   We may have a charter available by request only.
 

SSA Racing

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SSA Junior Program

SSA runs a year-round program to develop skills and a lifelong love of sailing in our younger sailors. A summer program and fall and spring high school sailing programs are just the tip of the iceberg.