Sailing

Nominations are now open for the 2017/2018 Program.

 

Nominations Close: 18th August

 

Trials & Orientation: TBC

 

Head Coach: TBC

Program Coordinators: John & Jenny Hoffman

Consultant Physiotherapist: Chris Downs | Sport and Spine Physiotherapy, 563 Glebe Road Adamstown, 4957 3747

 

Our sailing program plays a vital role in the Yachting NSW sailing pathway by identifying, monitoring and developing the skills of young sailors to progress further in the sport. Working closely with NSW Institute of Sport and Australian Sailing, our objectives are:

  • To develop sailing skills in a range of classes

  • To learn sailing different types of waterways

  • To prepare for State & National Championships

  • To transition effectively to the next class within the Youth Sailing Pathway

 

Sailing Pathway Document

 

Athlete Benefits:

  • Skill development sessions focussed on the skills specific to Sailing
  • Access to a network of specialised coaches;
  • Athlete education in topics such as: Nutririon, Sports Psychology, Motivation, Leadership and Load Management
  • Strength and conditioning coaching and Testing

 

The program is open to males and females in years 8 - 12 at school (must be under 18 years) and who sail an intermediate or senior monohull class of boat including:

  • Flying 11's
  • 29ers
  • Lasers

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This program is proudly supported by Belmont 16ft Sailing Club