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Annapolis Yacht Club invites race officers, judges and
umpires to come to Annapolis on February 23-24, 2019 for a 2-day Race Officials
Symposium dedicated to developing and improving race officiating in sailboat
racing. This new event will address current practices (both RC and PC)
and hopefully spark conversations that will help all Clubs and Organizations
continue to grow our sport.
We want not only focus on the basics-- equipment management,
signaling, setting start and finish lines, setting marks, protest committees,
weather and most importantly, safety, but also youth events,
communication and regatta management.
This is not a standardized course, there are
lots of those throughout the country.
Rather we actively seeking race officials who want to share their
expertise on topics of their choice.
Speakers with approved talks will get free entry to the symposium. Each talk will be a short session on a
diverse set of race officiating - targeting the novice to the expert and all