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Wahine Regatta Weekend – 2019
November 16, 2019 - November 17, 2019Free
Wahine Regatta Weekend 2019
Join the fun, learning and sailing of this year’s Kona Sailing Club Wahine Weekend!
Registration and sign in will begin at 9 am both Saturday & Sunday, November 16-17, 2019.
Saturday Coffee & Clinic begins at 9:30 am.
Leading the clinic will be Jennifer Gillette, a Big Island resident and school teacher. She has focused on sailing in the Melges 24 class on Kaneohe Bay and competed in the Melges World Championships on the San Francisco bay a couple of years ago. Jennifer sailed competitively through college earning the status of 3-time all-American crew, 1-time honorable mention all-American skipper and much more.
The chalk talk will be covering teamwork, sail trim (getting the most out of your sails), race starts & strategy, basic racing rules.
An ON the WATER clinic will follow, ending at 3 pm. Cost $10 KSC members, $15 non-members.
Sunday Skipper / Crew meeting begins at 9:30am.
The race start sequence will begin at 11:55 or sooner. Wahine will sail two races and end the afternoon with heavy pupus and awards celebration at KSC clubhouse.
Cost $15 for sailors (race & celebration), $10 sailors under 21 yrs OR meal only.
Have a boat you want to race, or just want meet up other water women? This is your weekend.Wahine skippers with boats, as well as crew looking for a boat to sail on, are WELCOME. Borrowed boats may be provided. Space is limited – PLEASE RESERVE a spot by 11/10/19.
To sign up, RSVP ONLINE BELOW or for further information please contact: Alicia Starsong, 808-640-0662 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.