The summer camps are for all Mirror sailors from novice racers to zone and national squad members (who are expected to attend) and families wanting to learn to race with the kids. We hope that these camps will be a great way to expand your sailing horizons and circle of Mirror acquaintances and get more from your Mirror sailing and obtain your RYA certificates for your logbook.
The Summer Open Training camps are listed here:
17/18 June - Hollingworth Lake SC
17/18 June - Royal Plymouth Corinthian YC
24/25 June - Queen Mary Sailing Club
15/16 July - Rutland Sailing Club
Entry forms can be downloaded here
http://www.ukmirrorsailing.com/Open%20C ... 20form.pdf
or they can be photocopied from pages 21/22 of the 2006 yearbook. They must be accompanied by the vouchers (page 23 of yearbook) if you want the discount. Remember, class membership numbers MUST be included on the form and the forms MUST be submitted before <b><font color=red>10th May</font id=red></b>. Remember to declare the level of coaching you want to do - beginner - intermediate - advanced so that the appropriate coaches can be available.
NB - <b><i> some venues may be limited in numbers so book early to be sure of a place</i></b>
The events require a lot of organisation and help on the ground. The Head Coaches will be in charge as event managers but will need help from volunteer supporters. The entry form has a list of duties and these are repeated here to help you be aware of the needs.
<b>Voluntary duty request</b> Please indicate which of the following voluntary duties you will undertake for the Head Coach at the event
1.Shoreside Assistant/Liaison Link to Head Coach and controller of volunteers duties
2.Crew in coach boat (preferably PB2 qualified**) - suitably dressed
3.Registration Administrator (on arrival membership/insurance/logbook
4.Safety Officer/Beachmaster (see class policy here)
6.Dinghy/Car Parking Monitor
7.Supper Monitor/Catering liaison
**Please indicate if you are a qualified RIB driver (PB2).
***Please indicate if you are a qualified dinghy instructor/race coach
These summer training camps are exceptional value for money and are heavily subsidised by your Class Association through the vouchers. If you are not yet a member and want to come you can join the MCA for the cost of a voucher. Click here for the application form
http://www.ukmirrorsailing.com/mca/Imag ... cation.pdf
The quality of coaching will be among the best you can get so please be there.
Edited by - john mcnulty on 20 March 2006 19:17:27