Yachting New Zealand is hosting a World Sailing International Umpire Seminar on 2nd - 6th November 2022. This is being held at the Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron in conjunction with the 2022 New Zealand Women's Match Racing Nationals.
The International Umpire Seminar is intended to improve the standard of regional umpiring and to assist people who wish to become an International Umpire. It has a match-racing focus.
The World Sailing appointed instructors are David Pyron (USA) and Flavio Naveira (ARG).
The seminar will include two days of classroom (2nd and 3rd November) followed by 3 days on the water during the regatta (4th, 5th and 6th November).
For those who wish to complete it, this will be an opportunity to sit the World Sailing Umpire written test and undertake a formal performance assessment.
Candidates who wish to attend a World Sailing International Umpiring seminar should either have a current appointment as a National Umpire or have attended a World Sailing Match Racing / Team Racing /Fleet Racing Clinic.
It is required that they have experience in umpiring at a national level.
Dates: 2nd - 6th November 2022
Venue: Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron,181 Westhaven Drive, Auckland, New Zealand
Cost: $250NZD, lunch provided daily
Facilitators: David Pyron (USA) and Flavio Naviera (ARG)
There will be a limited number of places available please register your interest in this seminar to confirm your place.
Please register by filling out the online form below and completing payment through the online shop.
For more information please contact Raynor Haagh at Yachting New Zealand.