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Posted by Women in Wind, Mon Apr 2 2012 at 8:22 am

Women in Wind - 2012 Spring Seminar at BYC
Women in Wind - 2012 Spring Seminar

Saturday, April 14, 2012, 2012, 8:30am - 3:30pm
Britannia Yacht Club
2777 Cassels Street, Ottawa

A women’s sailing seminar with presentations about sail trim, rules, mark roundings, preparing for changes in wind, advanced starts, and ocean adventures.

Register before April 6th for $40. After April 6th, registration is $50. Fee is payable by cash or cheque at the door, and includes coffee, muffins, and lunch.

To register, email your name, phone number, and home yacht club to wiw [dot] ncr [at] gmail [dot] com .

Sorry, no credit cards or chit signing for this event. To conduct this seminar, we need a minimum of 30 registrants by April 6th.

If you would like to join the ladies’ coached boat program or crew bank program, send the same information in an email to one of the following club representatives:

jalmondpmp [at] gmail [dot] com  (Britannia Yacht Club)
lynne [dot] walker [at] sympatico [dot] ca (Nepean Sailing Club)
christine [dot] m [dot] roger [at] gmail [dot] com (Aylmer Yacht Club)

Program includes:

Problems During Races - panel discussion
Jib Trim - Rick Butler
Main Sail Trim - Jorge Gomez
Rules of Thumb When Things Change - Rob Braden
Advanced Starts - Phil Moorman
Halifax to Bermuda passage - Wendy Zatylny
Racing Rules - Hugh Morrin
Roundingthe marks during a race - Phil Moorman
Problems during races part II - panel discussion

For more information, see the agenda for the seminar at:


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