Scored Race Day No Meeting. When you are ready you can head out and warm up. -Most likely course 4 with an offset and leeward gate. I may do a 3 leg course, or even 2. -After a general recall we are automatically activate the 1-minute rule (this is a standard college/hs rule) -On-the-water judges […]
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Team Race Practice today. Likely we will do mostly 2 on 2 drills: 1,2 chase 3,4 downwind balance drill upwind 3 boat Offset drills: play on the offset in a 1,3 and passback the 2 on the offset (both first and second offset). Practice 1: Down speed acceleration and lane holding at the start. Practice […]
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Practice 1 today. FJ teams work hard on acceleration and starting; we will do those, double-tacks downspeed, etc. 420 Teams work on same. We will start out together then break up, with 420 team going with Coach Ron and FJ team with me to do some TR practice. 420 Coach boat 1 Regan King 2 […]
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We will follow yesterdays practice plan today…. if there is any wind. If not, we will work out, with a team run and some agility drills. Bring your jump rope.
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RACE DAY Given the bad weather, we will simply do a RACE DAY today, starting with a Fleet Race Regatta. This will be a 4 race regatta. At the conclusion, we will then have a round-robin Dos-en-Dos TR Tourneo (see teams below). ***if the weather is awful, we may end today at 1500*** Fleet Race: […]
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Practice 3/23 Tuesday Yesterday De-Brief: Roll very late in light air. Roll very hard. Work on carving more on downwind gybes to allow for a big flatten on the new gybe Work on the Wing-on — Gybe technique BALANCE DAY– warm up: tacks/stops/starts, gybes, etc. 2 on 2 final beat: Both gate rounding and FTL […]
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Monday SB Practice: check and confirm all COVID release/confirmations. While I am going over paperwork, please drain all boats, check all boats taped rings tiller extension universals likely flip 12 and replace jib halyard (or whatever boat has that damaged spurred jib halyard) CHECK ALL 420’s for water in tanks We will make a call […]
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Spring Break Practice will feature team racing every day. Before then, I hope you will continue your self-education path and take seriously the idea that we all need to know team racing rules, plays, and more. -Because in Heaven, everybody team races… Resources: Say hello and introduce yourself to every video and article on our […]
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TR FUN DAY 3 teams as per below. We will simply team race today and love doing it. No pre-meeting, just chat with your teammates about your plan for world domination and go get it. 420 Coach boat 1 Raam Regan King […]
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Housekeeping Before/after practice Will make gear call before heading out. It is supposed to reach record high temperatures today, but it might get windy. JV MUST wear dry-suits, and we will also make call determining if everyone will be allowed out sailing (based on wind strength). I will bring one extra dolly wheel. Please put […]
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