ADVANCED OPTI TEAM
This course focuses on mastery of boat handling skills, advanced racing tactics and techniques, team racing, fine tuning sail controls, sailing fitness, and the physics of racing sailboats. Sailors practice using sail controls, body weight and aerodynamic/hydrodynamic theory to make their boats go faster. Sailors will be taught to ask questions about evaluating and learning about their own performance, and integrate on the water coaching, video analysis and advanced equipment preparation into their regatta experience.
In addition sailors will learn Team Racing which is two teams of 4 competing against one another using special tactics and strategy to achieve winning combinations of scores. All members on the team contribute to win a match. It’s very exciting and fun for the kids.