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Junior Race Coaching Courses

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ISLAND BARN TOPPER RACE COACHING COURSES 2020 - DATES
For intermediate & advanced racers. Fevas welcome too.

RYA RACE COACH
𝗙𝗲𝗯𝗿𝘂𝗮𝗿𝘆 𝟭𝟴-𝟮𝟬
(Half-term Icebreaker)
  COURSE FULL  


RYA RACE COACH INTERMEDIATE / ADVANCED
𝗔𝗽𝗿𝗶𝗹 𝟭𝟯-𝟭𝟳
(Easter Holidays)
  BOOK NOW  
Cost: £230 (£190 Members)
Aimed at youngsters who can sail & want to race. Led by Ben Kimbell, RYA regional coach. Two groups - intermediate & Advanced. Includes prep for RYA Squad selectors in September.
Topper or similar


RYA RACE COACHINTERMEDIATE / ADVANCED
𝗔𝘂𝗴𝘂𝘀𝘁 𝟮𝟰-𝟮𝟴
(End of Summer hols)
  BOOK NOW  
Cost: £235 (£195 Members)
Confident sailors who want to start or improve at racing. We'd like parents to be involved too so please expect to spend at least a day helping out!
Aimed at youngsters who can sail & want to race. Led by Ben Kimbell, RYA regional coach. Two groups - intermediate & Advanced. Includes prep for RYA Squad selectors in September.
You must own a Topper 5.3 or 4.2.


RYA RACE COACHINTERMEDIATE / ADVANCED
𝗢𝗰𝘁𝗼𝗯𝗲𝗿 𝟭𝟵-𝟮𝟯
(Half-term)
  BOOK NOW  
Cost: £235 (£195 Members)
Confident sailors who want to start or improve at racing. We'd like parents to be involved too so please expect to spend at least a day helping out!
Aimed at youngsters who can sail & want to race. Led by Ben Kimbell, RYA regional coach. Two groups - intermediate & Advanced. Includes prep for RYA Squad selectors in September.
You must own a Topper 5.3 or 4.2.


RYA RACE COACHINTERMEDIATE / ADVANCED
𝗢𝗰𝘁𝗼𝗯𝗲𝗿 𝟮𝟲-𝟯𝟬
(Half Term)
  REGISTER INTEREST  
Cost: £235 (£195 Members)
Confident sailors who want to start or improve at racing. We'd like parents to be involved too so please expect to spend at least a day helping out!
Aimed at youngsters who can sail & want to race. Led by Ben Kimbell, RYA regional coach. Two groups - intermediate & Advanced. Includes prep for RYA Squad selectors in September.
You must own a Topper 5.3 or 4.2.


RYA RACE COACHINTERMEDIATE / ADVANCED
𝗗𝗲𝗰𝗲𝗺𝗯𝗲𝗿 𝟮𝟴-𝟯𝟭
(Lasers/Aeros too)
  REGISTER INTEREST  
Cost: £235 (£195 Members)
Confident sailors who want to start or improve at racing. We'd like parents to be involved too so please expect to spend at least a day helping out!
Aimed at youngsters who can sail & want to race. Led by RYA coaches. Two groups - intermediate & Advanced. Optional club regatta on Jan 1. We plan on running this course on the dates shown if there is sufficient interest. If you register your interest we will contact you closer to the date to confirm the course will run. Space is available - book as soon as you can as these courses fill up fast.
You must own a Topper, Laser or Aero


Example of course content
Starting
Clear air · Be on the line at the correct end for bias · Accelerate fast · Have space to leeward · Timing
Boat handling
Teamwork · Communication · Practice until it becomes natural (Feel of the boat) · 5 Essentials
Boat speed
Correct rig settings · 5 Essentials · Focus and concentration
Strategy
Keep head out of boat · Be aware of all geographical and tidal effects · Good communication · Be responsive
Tactics
Think ahead · Good communication · Teamwork · Be aware of overall strategy

Bookings: https://membership.islandbarn.org.uk/training/courses…

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