Rookie Racing Seminar – VRC

Rookie Racing Seminar

VRC is going to once again host a “Rookie Racing Seminar/Meet and Greet”. This is geared towards both encouraging new people who are interested in sailing to come out on the water, and helping boats find crew for winter racing. Everyone is welcome. The bar will be open for drinks and food.

For the people interested in crewing:

VRS is going to go through the basics of what to expect on the water including what to bring/wear, what each crew position does, how avoid offending your skipper.

For skippers new to racing:

Review the basics of racing, including the start sequence, right of way rules, mark roundings, etc…

Boats from all series and clubs welcome!

If you have a boat, are looking for crew and will be at the seminar send an email with what crew positions you’re looking for, what races/series you’re planning on participating in, where you’d like for the crew to meet you and your preferred libation. It will be included it in the VRC seminar.

Mentors Available:

VRC has a number of experienced sailors who have offered to volunteer their time to help get new crew and boats out and comfortable on the water. If this is something that would interest you please let them know!

Where: VRC Trophy Room
When: Oct 5th at 6 PM

Hope to see everyone there!

Polar bear - race1 - at finish

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