This racing course in the Hobie Waves introduces you to the competitive side of sailing as you learn the basics of apparent wind racing. You will be taught how to improve your performance and compete at a higher level focusing on understanding tactics, wind patterns and boat tuning techniques.
The aim of this course is to introduce Dinghy sailors to competitive sailing. The Course focuses on refining enhanced boat handling skills including speed control and manoeuvres. Introducing basic racing tactics and strategies.
It will be assumed that participants will have mastered the skills required to complete the Start Sailing 2 Course or equivalent and have reasonable experience of the boat handling skills introduced in 'Better Sailing'
On completion, successful participants will be able to apply advanced boat handling skills and basic racing strategies and tactics in competitive situations in moderate to fresh conditions
Who should do this Course
Sailors who wish to begin to learn to race in a sailing Dinghy.