ADMIN I know you’ve had this marked on your calendars for months, but again, today is International Dance Day, and the 40th anniversary of this august occasion, no less. We will officially begin our learn-the-electric-slide program today in honor of the holiday and commit to it. For todays dance, however, we will open it up […]Read more "Practice Friday 4-29-2022"
TR Boathandling crew/skipper combo experiments 420 1 Thomas Scarlett OUT 2 Robby Lilly Helena 3 Raam Alex 4 Will John Mackenzie 5 Ava Jed Kyle 6 Chris M. Chase 7 Sam Reese Kate 8 Nate Lila 9 10 11 Coach Boat 12 Julia Emma Ella May FJ 1 2 3 4 5 6 LaserRead more "Practice Thursday 4-28-2022"
ADMIN ALL CONDITIONAL here. If the wind gets crazy, we will abort mission and have a RED TEAM meeting in my room after school (this weekend’s Red team is listed below). I will send that out by 1400. Launch TOON PRACTICE We will have 2 TR teams, and maybe a third, and do some TR […]Read more "Practice Wednesday 4-27-2022"
ADMIN Launch Toon Need a crew to sail with Nate on Sunday PRACTICE DW 3 whistles = Slow/Stop Boat. next 3 whistles = speed up and immediately gybe to wing off 360/720 practice Offset drills: 2 on 1 and 2-on-2 (in the 2-on-2, line up in a 1,4) Black/Red a few practice starts Green/Blue 2 […]Read more "Practice Tuesday 4-26-2022"
ADMIN Launch Whaler! Launch the Toon! PRACTICE: BALANCE & Controlling an opponent 2 on 2 balance drill to finish line Downwind 2 on 2 balance: Goal is to round mark 3 in a 1-2 Robby/Kyle vs. Raam/Ava, and Sam/Will vs. Chris/Nate 420 1 OUT 2 Helena 3 Mackenzie 4 Raam Scarlett Emma 5 Ava Jed […]Read more "Practice Monday 4-25-2022"
If you believe Sailflow, the wind forecast for today has improved. We will have an open practice with you able to sail with a new partner, single-hand a 420, etc. You may also bring a Severn student if you like. You are welcomed to use my Laser radial, and I am happy to rig up […]Read more "Practice Friday 4-22-2022"
ADMIN Haul Admirals whaler at end of practice Practice tomorrow is optional. PRACTICE 2: Specific moves, and Improvising good boat-handling. Assuming it is not too windy, we will do some practice on practice starts with forced port-approachers and forced chasers (will explain) double tack 360/720 double gybe around leeward gate Turn-Around drill Maybe a team […]Read more "Practice Thursday 4-21-2022"
ADMIN check boat 2, I believe its cover blew off the best wind today might be early on, so please rig and go out immediately; no meeting Wind today may be much like the wind this weekend, so make good use of it For those competing this weekend: For those that are attending the event […]Read more "Practice Wednesday 4-20-2022"
ADMIN Practice tomorrow (Friday) will be a Captains-led Workout On Campus. You will be done on campus by 1700 at the latest. We are going to haul my RIB either before or after practice today. Help would be great. White Laser must go on Severn Racks out in the back lot today. Haul “Admirals” whaler […]Read more "Practice Thursday, 4-14-2022"
ADMIN – Bring a (Severn school student) friend who may want to try sailing – we need to bring trailers back to Severn. Any volunteers would be appreciated. – Launch the Toon – Some race day photos NOTES – Yesterday was weird wind, for sure. Having 2 starting lines is awkward and certainly not something […]Read more "Practice Wednesday 4-13-2022"