-ACC Teams sailing this weekend, switch into an FJ or 420 when you want to, to practice in that boat. We are setting up our divisions based on wind as much as anything. The default for the MD State Championship is Owen/Andrea = A division (FJ) and Thomas/Ramm = B Division (420). For ACC, we […]Read more "Practice Thursday 11-7-2019"
Race Day No Meeting. Rig up and head out ASAP Races to follow…. z420 Coach Boat 1 2 3 Patrick Dolan (?) Hayden Lamb 4 Coach Boat 2 5 6 7 Robby Meek Charlie Granitto 8 Guest Lilly Baker 9 Teddy Cromwell Alex Brenia 10 Kyle Reinecke Chase O’Malley 11 Jack O’Donnell Ella May Corckran […]Read more "Practice Wednesday 11-6-2019"
Fleet race practice -Of the 3 zones of the upwind beat at the Districts, our biggest challenge this fall was the 3rd zone (top of the cone). We will work on crowded short term-tactical decision-making and boat placement. Again this is where crew input can be vital and decisive… the difference-maker. – Normally the Cone […]Read more "Practice Monday 11-4-2019"
Terrible Team Race practice Blood Red vs. Black Cats Make sure Norfolk teams get a few tacks in with your alternate crews/skippers Oh, Black Cats have a message for Blood Red: z420 Coach Boat 1 2 3 4 Coach Boat 2 5 Chase Howl-iard 6 7 8 HELLa May Corckran “Black as” Cole Petrinko 9 […]Read more "PutridPractice, Thursday 10-31-2019"
warm up with normal boat handling drills… do your own pig in middle final beat passback/balance drill (short leg). We will go over this. downwind Pig in middle — upwind pig in middle 420’s practice boathandling on own, and also make sure crews in coach boats rotate in and get to sail FJ practice a […]Read more "Practice Wednesday 10-30-2019"
Team Race Prep Day warm up with normal boat handling drills final beat passback/balance drill (short leg) downwind Pig in middle — upwind pig in middle 420’s 2 on 2 Last boat loses FJ practice a few races, or legs of races. Weekend TR teams make a point to get in the boat with each […]Read more "Practice Tuesday 10-29-2019"
Team Race Practice Work on starts/stops, penalty turns, and slowing down downwind in warm ups. 420’s will warm up with us, and then so simple 2 on 2 team races and/or fleet races. Red/Black will work on offset legs final beats a few full team races z420 Coach Boat 1 2 3 4 Nick Garcia […]Read more "Practice Thursday 10-24-2019"