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Pleon Team Race Clinic April 7
March 27, 2013

Pleon Yacht Club High School Team Race Clinic

Pleon Yacht Club 42 Foster Street Marblehead, MA

April 7, 2013

Take your team racing skills to the next level!

Pleon Yacht Club will be hosting a Team Race Clinic in Marblehead, MA on Sunday, April 7. The clinic is focused on teaching the fundamentals of 3 v. 3 team racing in collegiate 420's. It is a no-nonsense, intensive and focused approach that will quickly advance your game.  We will cover executingcombinations, boat handling, strategy, and rules that are heavily used in team racing. Team Racing not only promotes disciplined sailing and tactics, but is a fun way for sailors to experience a different aspect of sailing.  The clinic is open to High School age sailors with experience sailing and racing 420s.

Sailors can register individually, as a skipper/crew pair, or as a complete team. Teams for drills and races will be be created over the course of the clinic by the coaches.

1.     Schedule of Events

a.     Sunday April 7

                                                    i.     0900-0930 - Check in and Registration

                                                  ii.     0930 -1015 - Intro to Team Racing

                                                 iii.     1015-1230 - On the Water Drills

                                                 iv.     1230-1315 - Lunch/Chalk Talk

                                                   v.     1315-1600 - On the Water Drills/Racing

                                                 vi.     1600-1630 - Debrief

2.     Fees: The cost of attending the clinic will be $100 per sailor.

3.     Coaching will be provided by Parker Dwyer, Boston College '09 and Liz Powers, Harvard '10

 For more information contact Lisa Garry-Seymour at lgseymour@comcast.net or Erin Pierce at erin.pierce@pleon.org

 To Register go to  http://www.pleon.org/page/8297  Click on the "Sailing" Tab and then "Spring Clinics"

To see the flyer click here