We are excited to be back at the Lake Taupo Yacht Club for the 2017 NZ National Laser Champs.
Make the most of the pre-regatta coaching. We have a great lineup of coaches from the top end of the NZ Laser fleet, including Sam Meech our medal winning olympian.
Be mostly rigged (maybe with sail down) and ready to go at 11am.
The format and duration will vary to suit the fleet and conditions. Probably starting with a breifing, some on land ideas, then on-water coaching and ending with a debrief. But be flexible.
Please note: If the conditions get windy the coaches reserve the right to restrict who can go on the water.
The coaches will change on each day, and will include;
The regatta measuring will be running on Tuesday afternoon and all of Wednesday. So get measure early to avoid the queue. You can come through with the boat rigged or derigged.
Calgary Yacht Club
P.O. Box 291, Station M, Calgary, Alberta, T2P 2H9
The Calgary Yacht Club, located in Chestermere, AB is seeking an experienced coach for our racing teams who will also take on the role of dedicated Club Coach.
The ideal candidate will possess:
- CanSail Level 4/5/6
- Significant previous experience as a race coach
- Both Laser and Optimist experience is essential
- Strong organizational and communication skills
- Knowledge of the Racing Rules of Sailing
- Police Check and Vulnerable Sector Screening
- Current Emergency First Aid and CPR
- Current Boat Rescue
- Current PCOC
- Competitive wages based on experience and qualifications
- A supportive board, staff and membership
- The opportunity for input for program development
- The largest educational, training and competitive centre for youth sailing in Alberta
- Potential for assistance with accommodation
The successful candidate will instrumental in helping to grow our youth program. Must be available from the beginning of May through the end of August. Preference will be given to a student that will be returning to school in the fall.
Please apply with a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
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The 2016 Dunstan Special Laser Regatta was held on December 3rd & 4th.