Brisbane to Gladstone Training & Race

29mar(mar 29)8:00 am31(mar 31)5:00 pmBrisbane to Gladstone Training & RacePRACTICE 23-24 MARCH8:00 am - 5:00 pm (31)(GMT+10:00) Mooloolaba Marina, 33-45 Parkyn ParadeBook Now

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The program is designed to take novices on an Australian Classic Yacht race!

Two days of training on 23-24 March which will cover the essentials of sailing plus spinnaker work, how to hoist, fly, gybe, drop and pack spinnakers.

  • How to prepare the yacht for spinnakers
  • Learn how to control the sheets and braces
  • Learn how to control the tack line
  • How to rig the spinnaker
  • How to hoist the spinnaker
  • How to gybe the spinnaker
  • How to drop the spinnaker
  • Understand the spinnaker boom and correct setting
  • Control the spinnaker boom up haul and downhaul

Also helming techniques, race start, race rules and race prep.

Time

29 (Friday) 8:00 am - 31 (Sunday) 5:00 pm(GMT+10:00)

Location

Mooloolaba Marina

33-45 Parkyn Parade

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