Practice Plan Wednesday 4/27/2016

Team Race Practice (420’s please sail 2 on 2 team races today) Before I Get Out Drills Mark 1 Three Boat Drill: Sail upwind on the starboard layline in a pig-in-the-middle formation. trap the pig. generally warm up Today: Offsets & Downwind FTL into the first offset leg in the following combos: 1,2,3,4,5,6 1,2,3,4,5,6 1,2,3,4,5,6 […]

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Practice Notes 4/26/2016

FJ Sailing The boat is a little like an airplane. If it’s not moving forward, it’s dying. Lift is everything. Make sure you have some way on, and recognize the fact that starts and stops are very different in this boat. When faced with a header, don’t hesitate to tack, or not. The boat stalls […]

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Practice Monday 4-25

Work on FJ boat-Handling today -stops/starts/ tacking/gybing TR Drills -Mark 1 Drill -DW Trap or Die at mark 3 -practice starts -upwind recognition drill FTL starts and whistle stops/repositioning Remember to look over and study the Call Book

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Weekend Results and Upcoming Week

Hi; THIS WEEKEND Successful weekend for our sailing team! Yesterday at the SCC JV Regatta,  the team of Jack/Sophie Peter/Blake …won the regatta! (See attached results). Today at the competitive DC Sail Varsity Regatta, we had an all-freshman team, and although the results are still not in, our team did a great job overall, highlighted […]

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