Race Management Seminar- Auckland 2017

Event Details

Event Date: 
Saturday, July 8, 2017 - 09:00 to Sunday, July 9, 2017 - 17:00
Race Officer » Two Day
Course Fee: $0.00
Event Venue: 
Ponsonby Cruising Club
Registration Closes: 
Thursday, June 29, 2017

Contact Details

Contact Name: 
Danika Mowlem- Yachting New Zealand
Contact Phone: 
09 361 4028
Contact Email: 
Facilitator Name: 
John and Linda Parrish

Saturday 8th & Sunday 9th July- Ponsonby Cruising Club

Race Management Seminars are a two day, classroom based course targeted at anyone interested in learning or improving the knowledge and skills required to undertake any of the on the water duties to run round the buoys type yacht races.

Attending a race management seminar and passing the exam is a prerequisite to becoming qualified or revalidated as a Yachting New Zealand Club Race Officer or National Race Officer. There will be an opportunity for attendees to sit the Race Officers test at the end of the seminar.

There is no cost to attend this seminar.

Sessions will include:

- Terminology, governing rules, event structure, Notice of Race and sailing


- Types of courses and aids to assist course laying.

- The issues and mitigations when starting races

- Possible race management interventions during a race

- Finishing issues and scoring

- Common judgment calls and possible solutions

Spaces are limited. Register by filling out the online form below, or download the Registration form and return to Yachting NZ.

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To confirm your place on this course you must now proceed through the check out process... even if the course is free. If your Club is paying your course fee please email us to complete your enrolment.