Seminars

NOSA SEMINARS

NOSA offers seminars at several regional clubs in Southern California to help educate new N2E racers and refresh the memories of race veterans on general subjects that prepare you for this race, such as:

– tips on soliciting and organizing your crew and boat preparation
– how to navigate the registration process, such as getting a sail number and a rating certificate
– ensuring your compliance with the Notice of Race and the relevant safety standards
– preparing for entering and leaving Mexico with permits and other formalities
– organizing hotels for your team and dockage for your boat

And race-related topics such as:

– organizing the crew and developing a coherent and successful race plan
– specific racing strategy and tactical tips for this race
– preparation and storage of equipment on the boat
– navigation tips
– sail trim guidelines
– sailing at night and watch system options
– weather forecast sources and analysis tips

The presenters are experienced and have a wealth of knowledge to share, so we hope you take advantage of this by attending one of these seminars – what you learn will help not only improve your score but help to let you better relax and enjoy participating in this great race.

DATETIMELOCATIONCITYRSVP
January 1512:00 PM - Yachtsmen's LunchNewport Harbor YCNewport Beach, CA
January 237:00 PMPierpont Bay YCVentura, CARegister
January 316:30 PM Dinner (RSVP)
7:30 PM Seminar
Seal Beach YCLong Beach, CARegister
February 67:00 PMDana Point YCDana Point, CARegister
February 137:00 PMBahia Corinthian YCCorona Del Mar, CARegister
February 207:00 PMLong Beach YCLong Beach, CARegister
February 277:00 PMSilver Gate YCSan Diego, CARegister
March 267:00 PMDel Rey YCMarina Del Rey, CARegister

All evening seminars start with a social hour at 6:00 PM with food and beverages for purchase.

Seminar instructors include Len Bose, Bruce Cooper and Bill Gibbs.


NOTICE

US Sailing Safety Equipment Requirement 4.3.2 for Coastal Races states that “at least 30% of those aboard the boat, but not fewer than two members of the crew, unless racing single handed, including the person in charge, shall have attended a half-day, one-day, or two-day US Sailing Safety at Sea Seminar within the last 5 years, including online courses when available, or other courses as accepted by US Sailing or other national authority.” 

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In light of the Corvid 19 virus, the Newport Ocean Racing Association’s Board of Directors unanimously voted to reschedule the 73rd annual Newport to Ensenada Yacht International Race until April 23, 2021.

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Fax: 949-266-8540

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