MASSIVE TAKE-UP FOR 420 COACHES AND SAILORS CLINIC IN BRAZIL
The International 420 Class will be welcoming at least 11 coaches and 32 sailors to our launch Cinic of 2019, taking place at the Iate Clube do Rio de Janeiro from 11-15 April 2019.
Taking place immediately before the 420 Class South American Championship, coaches and sailors will benefit from expertise delivered by the 420 Class appointed coach Gonçalo Ribeiro (POR), who is well-known on the International 420 Class circuit and holds many years experience.
Targeting South American nations, the clinic has attracted a total of 43 coaches and sailors from Argentina, Brazil and Chile - with registrations still coming in.
The 5-day Coaches and Sailors Clinic features a packed daily programme to equip coaches and sailors with knowledge and expertise in the 420 Class, through a mix of shore side theory and on-water practical sessions. Topics will include:
• Skills Setting
• Boat Preparation
• Training Exercises
• Running a training programme
• Effective Briefing/Debriefing
• Racing Rules and Race Management
• Video Skills
• Psychology and Physiology
• And more …
The essential costs of the Clinic are being met by the International 420 Class Association, with participating coaches and sailors required to cover their transport, accommodation and meals.
The Clinic will be a mix of on-water sessions, lectures, exercises and presentations. Please take a look at the Clinic Programme and General Conditions