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Lake Michigan Sail Racing Federation invites you to two seminars this Saturday March 21, 2009 at Crowley’s Yachtapalooza – Free! Forward this announcement around to your friends.
New Racers and What Crews Should Know 9:00-10:00AM
Learn how to get involved with sailboat racing and what it really takes to get a boat to the starting line.
by Glenn McCarthy
2009-2013 Racing Rule Changes 12:00-2:00PM
Learn about changes to the racing rules for 2009-2012.
by Dr. Warwick Coppleson & Glenn McCarthy
For directions and other seminars go to http://www.crowleys.com
Ted Jones announces:
RACING RULES & SAILING SHARP SEMINAR
The seminar is designed around the concept that knowing the racing rules of sailing, makes racing an enjoyable and safe contest while using one¢s skill, seamanship, and applying the principles of sportsmanship, and fair play.
The conversation will include all elements of a race and the 2009-2012 rule or rules that apply. Seminar handout material will be given to each participant. The event is open to all sailors, including those racing under one-design and handicap rating systems and in junior programs. The seminars are hosted by yacht clubs around the shore of Lake Michigan.
Facilitators include US Sailing Judges: Allan A. Teske, Robert Sargent, Nancy Glover, Ted Jones, Andrew J. Kiener, Dennis Bartley
The cost of the seminar is Twenty Five Dollars ($25.00). A lunch is included in the cost of the seminar and will be provided by the host club. The starting time for all sessions will be 09:00 local time and end at 16:00 Bring your rule book. New rule books will be available for sale.
Session dates and host clubs
1. March 7, 2009 Chicago Corinthian Yacht Club, Il. 773-334-7575
2. March 21, 2009 Waukegan Yacht Club, Il. 847-623-4188
3. April 4, 2009 Muskegon Yacht Club, Mich. 231-755-1414
4. April 18, 2009 Boyne City Yacht Club, Mich. 877 731 1422
5. April 25, 2009 Macatawa Bay Yacht Club, Mich. 616-335-5815
6. May 2, 2009 Columbia Yacht Club, Il. 312-938-3625
FILL OUT, TEAR OFF AND MAIL WITH CHECK
Boat name & Sail #
Make the check payable to: Allan A. Teske, RR&SS Seminar
Mail To: 9900 South Longwood Drive, Chicago, Illinois 60643
Phone: 773-239-4440 email: firstname.lastname@example.org
The ISAF Sailor Classification Commission is pleased to announce that it will be holding a presentation and panel discussion at next week’s Acura Key West 2009.
International Sailing Federation has free download online:
ISAF – http://www.sailing.org/rrs/
US Sailing has supplemental free downloads, but does not provide the rules online.
US Sailing – http://www.ussailing.org/rules/