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Opti 2 Week 2

We had an awesome second week in Opti 2’s! On Monday there was a lot of breeze so we sailed in Ideal 18’s with the little puffs. 87 more words

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Why we use GameChanger

There is an app for everything these days, including tracking the performance of your youth baseball squad. GameChanger is one of those apps, and we use it for a few reasons. 405 more words

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Intro to 420

The intro to 420 class is progressing quickly!  We learned the basics of rigging and derigging the boats, as well tacking and gybing. As we spend more time in the 420, everybody is getting a lot comfortable in the boat. 46 more words

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420 Racing

This week 420 Racing had a great time getting back in the boat and reviewing all the steps to boat handling, spinnaker work and starts. We saw both heavier and lighter winds: great practice for whatever Long Island Sound can throw at us during upcoming regattas. 60 more words

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Opti 2

With a small Opti 2 class of only three sailors, we are able to give much more attention to each kid this summer! We had heavier breeze the first couple days so we practiced heavy wind techniques. 63 more words

Opti 1

We had a great first week! We introduced the parts of the boat to our new sailors, while some reviewed what they had learned in previous summers. 99 more words

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Lasers

In Lasers, both sailors show vast potential, and with some training will be able to overcome the obstacles they’re facing. In only a class of two, they’ll surely have a lot of attention and time to hone their skills. 22 more words