Summer Sessions 2019

The Great Northern Skiff Squad invites all 29er sailors, UFO sailors, windsurfers, A-cat wannabes, and aspiring 29er, Nacra 15 & etc. sailors to come to Bristol, Rhode Island from July 26th – August 9, 2019 for 2 weeks of training from the campus of Roger Williams University.

Session 1: July 26 – 31, 2019                          $930 BYO 29er

Session 2: August 1-6, 2019                           $930 BYO 29er

Session 3: The Dinghy Race August 7-9  – We will support a 29er fleet in this 2 DAY LONG DISTANCE RACE.

Coaching Staff: Fred Moffat, returning from last year, and Ben Mohney, assistant coach at Hobart Williams Smith College.

Session 4: August 11-16  Coaching at CORK in Kingston, Ontario – Coaches Mohney and/or Moffat will support the fleet at this famous international regatta.

SIGN UP/REGISTER HERE.

Use coupon code “WICKED50” to make 50% deposit due June 14th.

NEW THIS YEAR – UFO FOILING – 3 Bic Techno 293 sailboards
Top Windsurfing coaches Justin Ahearn and Kathleen Tocke will be with us from July 20-28. Call if you are interested in windsurfing lessons.

Daily Schedule:

8:00 breakfast
9:00 morning meeting in the sailing center – video debrief of previous day
10:00 Outline of today’s goals and plans
10:45 Boatwork, rigging,
13:00 Lunch break
14:00 – 17:00 On the water
17:30 – de-rig/debrief
18:00 Dinner in the dining hall
19:00 – Students present an evening topic. Could be outdoors, or in the sailing center.

Dorms are steps away from the dining hall and the sailing center.

For bad weather or rest days morning boat shop tours will be arranged. Nearby shops include Zim, Goetz, Newport Shipyard, and dozens of others.

Daily awards for crew-work, grit, downwind, speed…
Commit to a great summer training opportunity with 50 % down-payments due by June 14. Use coupon code “WICKED50” to pay 50% now.   SIGN UP/REGISTER HERE.

Pricing works out to $155/day (BYO boat) which is approximately 1/2 coaching fees and 1/2 room, board, and facility fee. Limited charter boats are available.
Questions? More Information?

Richard Feeny
Richard.Feeny@gmail.com
Mobile (415) 233-1630

Nick Hardy

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