JUNE 19-22 2NINER Training in Texas for US Sailing Youth Champs, Corpus Christi, TX
JUNE 24-28 US Sailing Youth Champs, Corpus Christi, TX
JULY 6-9 Long Beach Training Camp
JULY 24-27 US 29er National Championships
JULY 29-AUGUST 5 29er World Championships, Long Beach, CA
Summer Event Details
Corpus Christi Training, Camp, Corpus Christi, TX
Friday, May 26 Arrival
Saturday, May 27-Monday, May 29 Training Days 1 – 3
Monday, May 29 Evening Departure
Important Information: This training camp is for sailors participating in the US Sailing Youth Champs. The purpose of this camp is so sailors can acclimate to the Corpus Christi venue weeks prior to the event. This is a low pressure Training Camp to familiarize athletes with the conditions (steep chop and heavy breeze) of the ISAF Qualifying venue prior to the hustle and bustle of the regatta in June.
US Sailing Youth Champs, Corpus Christi Yacht Club
Monday, June 19 Arrival
Tuesday, June 20 – Friday, June 23 On- Water Training Days 1 – 4
Saturday, June 24 Off Day / Registration
Sunday, June 25 – Wednesday, June 28 Racing Days 1 – 4
Thursday, June 29 Departure
Important Information: US Sailing’s Selection Committee will choose regatta participants for this year’s event. This is a Grade 1 Event as defined in the US Sailing Coaching and Support Boat Policy, which means only coach’s with US Sailing Level 3 Certification are permitted to support athletes on-water during the event. For information on accommodations, email Elizabeth.
Long Beach Training Camp, Alamitos Bay Yacht Club
Wednesday, July 5 Arrival
Thursday, July 6 Training Day 1
Friday, July 7 Training Day 2
Saturday, July 8 Training Day 3
Sunday, July 9 Training Day 4
Important Information: This specific camp is a joint practice between regional programs under supervision from ODP US Coach Willie McBride and other US Sailing coaches to support the Squad leaders during this camp. There will be costs associated with participation, do not confuse for a traditional ODP Clinic. The purpose of these dates are for sailors to acclimate to the Long Beach “Worlds” venue (swell, breeze, current) prior to the hustle and bustle of the 29er Nationals later in July. This is an exclusive training camp, selected sailors only.
29er National Championships, Alamitos Bay Yacht Club
Monday, July 24 Arrival
Tuesday, July 25 Registration, Training Day 1
Wednesday, July 26 – Friday, July 28 Racing Days 1-3
Important Information: This regatta will be considered training for the 2017 29er World Championship. The focus of each day will be to place sailors in a competitive environment and racer’s mindset, while working through successful daily routines of event preparation. The World Championship will be a long and challenging event, these day’s of focused preparation are paramount.
29er World Championships, Alamitos Bay Yacht Club
Saturday, July 29 Measurement & Registration
Sunday, July 30 Opening Ceremonies & Competitor’s Meeting
Monday, July 31 – Saturday, August 5 Racing Days 1 – 6
Sunday, August 6 Departure
Important Information: All the hours driving, rigging, de-rigging, and practice will be tested. The world’s best 29er sailors will be on our turf. This event is a marathon, 6 days of racing in the swell and breeze of Long Beach. To properly support athletes arrangements will be made to keep coach:sailor ratios 1:8 (4 boats).