W/NW wind today at 6-13 knots. Course was longer and starting line very long and generous. Teams that were shifting speed gears today did well along with their ability to re-focus and release any pre-conceived notions about the race course. Today’s wind was all about being open to any new place to go. Lots of […]Read more "Race Day Results 9/22/2020"
Overall good practice work on sail trim edits for point mode and speed mode work on weight trim fore/aft downwind make sure you don’t over-vang in lighter air downwind work hard to achieve clear air while sailing toward the mark on the correct gybe Videos: https://share.icloud.com/photos/0Fv6iDm9TNiT99j86C8saXneARead more "Wednesday Practice de-brief"
great job today. Many of us were slower with some notable exceptions, all good!. Thomas Sitzmann 15.58 Thomas Sitzmann 17.30 Rees Tindall 16.03 Rees Tindall 17.55 Jordan Bruce 16.35 Robby Meek 18.30 Sam Bruce 16.55 Kyle Reinecke 19.44 Kyle Reinecke 18.37 Dede Tindall 19.45 Teddy Cromwell 18.43 Cole Petrinko 19.48 Robby Meek 18.44 Coach Sitz […]Read more "Team Run Data"
Good work today at the Marina. Apologies for not activating the Zoom room; technical difficulties today. No sailing meeting at all tomorrow, we will re-convene next Tuesday after Labor Day weekend. Here are some observations from our meeting today: https://share.icloud.com/photos/04JGR9Md2GwGPQHu5intmWDQgRead more "Thursday Meeting De-Brief"
SEVERN SAILING TEAM BOAT BUILDING CHALLENGE OBJECTIVE: To shed boredom, CSA (computer screen addiction) and to show up your teammates by building the ass-kickingest wind-powered Kick-Ass Sail Car, as voted on by the team after proof of concept. What is kick-ass? More than a state of mind. Definition of kick-ass : strikingly or overwhelmingly tough, aggressive, powerful, […]Read more "SEVERN SAILING TEAM BOAT BUILDING CHALLENGE"
Greetings from Maine; As you all are painfully aware, athletics all over the country are suspended until further notice. Our district holds out hope, if things improve vastly, to hold regattas, maybe even the MD State Championship, sometime in May. For now, that seems like a remote thought, at best. Our focus now is on […]Read more "Practice this Week, 4-1 to 4-3"
Q: What is a Redneck Friday? A: When you take lunch break, and never return to work. “You might be a redneck if…” any of your front room pieces of furniture is inflatable. the family business requires a lookout. you put in a 40 hour week at Walmart, but don’t work there. you were ever […]Read more "Redneck Friday, 3-6-2020"
Please have answers (and I mean ready to go) for the questions in blue for our chalk talk this week. Video is below. Watch it. At the Marchiando TR in Boston, Tufts was smoked off the line by Bowdoin in their first round meeting… Bowdoin had a breakaway 1-2-3 with great balance off the line. […]Read more "Classroom TR Quiz for this week"
Team Introduction Team Questionnaire: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1z0NrF7gLrQOCEgXoRPc7DnW0JeTaC8ulloqIQ8uk_sY/edit#responses Team Email List (google groups): https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/severn-school-sailing-team Parent Email List (google groups): https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/severn-school-sailing-parents Permission to Drive FORM Fall MDISA Schedule Team Race Playbook Password & Username: username= playbook PW = Pl@y23ook! Website password for team pages: goSSDTRead more "Practice Wednesday 8/28/2019"