Skills Day 3: Crew Overboard
Sunday, Oct 1, 2017 (1:00 pm - 4:00 pm)
Use of a boat inside Clipper Cove for a 3-hr period doing self-guided structured skills practice. A minimum of 2 participants for this class to run. Basic Keelboat certification or the equivalent. Certification can be through TISC, another US Sailing facility or an ASA facility. The student must also have sailing experience within the past 12 months (this includes classes). If the student has no certification or no recent experience he/she can be qualified through a checkout by a TISC staff member.
Limitations: The boat must have 2-5 persons aboard, and all persons on the boat must have Basic Keelboat certification or the equivalent. Navigation is limited to Clipper Cove.
Goal: For students to become proficient in performing the Figure 8 and Quick Stop maneuvers.
Skipper’s Duties: Get the boat ready to sail, assign crew positions, give safety briefing, sail the boat safely off the dock at the start of the day and back at the end of the day.