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JOIN THE PRE-CHAMPIONSHIP CLINIC AT THE 470 JUNIOR EUROPEANS

11 Jun 2015

Come and join in the pre-Championship Clinic led by 470 Olympian and World Champion Andreas Kosmatopoulos of Greece from 5-7 August in Bourgas, Bulgaria, immediately before the 2015 470 Junior European Championships.

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2015 Open 470 Junior European Championships
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Pre-Championship Clinic: 5-7 August 2015 - Yacht Club Port Bourgas, Bulgaria

This is a great opportunity to get in some pre-Championship training and racing experience ahead of the 470 Junior Europeans. Hosted at the same venue as the 470 Junior European Championships, Yacht Club Port Bourgas, the daily programme will be a mix of theory and on water practice and racing, with daily debriefs.

There will be a limit of 40 teams - 20 men and 20 women. There will be an entry fee of EUR30, payable in cash on the first day of the Clinic.

All teams wishing to participate should complete the Clinic Application Form and send it to development@470.org by the deadline of Friday 17 July 2015.

Programme Day 1 - 5 August 2015
10:00-11:00 Briefing / Theory
11:00-12:00 Boat inspection / tuning
12:30-16:00 Practice
17:00-18:00 Debrief

Programme Day 2 - 6 August 2015
10:00-11:00 Briefing / Theory
11:00-12:00 Boat preparation
12:30-16:00 Practice
17:00-18:00 Debrief

Programme Day 3 - 7 August 2015
10:00-11:00 Briefing / Theory
11:00-12:00 Boat preparation
12:30-16:00 Practice (Races at 13:00)
17:00-18:00 Debrief

Theory Subjects
Day 1: Tuning method & trimming principles
Day 2: Boat handling & techniques
Day 3: Tactics & Strategy

Practice Subjects
Day 1: Starting drills, mark rounding
Day 2: Group & Shuffle racing (M vs W) (MW vs WM)
Day 3: Races

Click Here to print out the programme in PDF format.

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