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01 Jun 2012

2012 Junior European Championships - Racing Clinic - APPLY NOW

Taking place immediately before the 470 Junior European Championships in Riva del Garda, Italy, the 470 Junior Racing Clinic will provide the ideal opportunity for last minute training. Daily coaching, racing and debriefs will be run by world class coach Nikos Drougas (GRE).

The Junior Racing Clinic will run for three days from 6-8 August 2012, focusing on our youngest athletes who are 21 years old or under and eligible to compete at the 470 Junior European Championships.

The provisional programme for the Clinic is:

Day 1 – mark rounding tactic and racing
Day 2 - starting exercises, tactic on starts and racing
Day 3 - upwind & downwind strategy and racing

However, the programme may be changed, depending on the number of teams entering and experience of the teams.

All crew who are eligible to take part in the 2012 Junior European Championships and who have already completed the online entry for the event are invited to apply for the 470 Junior Racing Clinic. Entries will be limited, and allocated on a first come first served basis and there is no charge to participate in the clinic.

Apply for a Place

If you would like to apply for a place, please complete the Racing Clinic Application Form and email it to solidarity@470.org by 13 July 2012. Late entries shall be accepted on site, only if there are places available and on a first come first served basis, at the discretion of the clinic coach.

More Information:
Application Form (Word)
Queries about the Training Clinic should be sent to: solidarity@470.org
470 Sailor Development Programmes