Starting and Upwind - Dave Dellenbaugh : Lake Norman Yacht Club <

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Take advantage of these Strategy and Tactics seminars based on 25 years of racing wisdom that has appeared in Speed & Smarts newsletters. Dave Dellenbaugh is one of the premier sailors and instructors in the world. 

Starting - This Speed & Smarts seminar examines the tactics and strategies of Starting. Topics include pre-start planning, first-leg strategizing, picking the favored end, the importance of line bias, using a line sight, defending your hole, making your final approach, evaluating risk, key racing rules at the start, starting philosophy and more! (3 hours) 
Upwind - This Speed & Smarts seminar explains the strategy and tactics of racing Upwind. Topics include how to pick the favored side of the beat, windshift strategy, risk versus reward, laylines, current, strategic rules of thumb, light versus heavy air, tactical principles, boat-on-boat positioning, covering, wind shadows, fleet management, key rules and more! (3 hours) 
0830 - 0900 Registration 
0900 - 1200 Starting 
1200 - 1300 Lunch 
1300 - 1600 Upwind

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