Register now at www.usoda.org
Early registration deadline: October 5, 2012
A 2013 USODA Team Trials qualifying event
Hosted by Corinthian Yacht Club of Seattle
Shilshole Bay, Puget Sound
We are very excited to
invite you to the first ever USODA Northwest Championship, which will be hosted
by Corinthian Yacht Club of Seattle on Shilshole Bay (Puget Sound) October 19th
to 21st, 2012. This is a USODA qualifying event for the 2013 U.S. National Team
Trials which will be held in Pewaukee Yacht Club, Wisconsin, in May 2013.
If your child has never sailed in Seattle, this is your
chance to catch some picture perfect shots of your young sailor racing with the
breathtaking backdrop of the Olympic mountains. Moreover, the venue offers the
possibility to follow the action from shore....or you may choose to stroll
through nearby Ballard, Fremont, or vibrant downtown Seattle which is just a 15
minute drive away. We will let you know at the time of the event if spectator
boats are available.
- Charter boats will be available for $150 (preliminary
pricing; complete racing boat except sail and praddle).
- Housing can also be arranged if needed.
- CYC Coaches Derek Vranizan and Pablo Weber will accept a maximum of 18
sailors to coach during the event. Registration is on a first-come first-serve
basis at a rate of $75/day ($50/day if you are also chartering a boat).
- Green fleet for beginning racers will also be available.
-Typical sailing conditions on Puget Sound in October are
medium breeze and 55 degrees.
- Planning is in the works for a delicious Pacific NW dinner
Saturday evening and fun social activity afterward!
Please register on line at http://www.usoda..org/
For the NOR and schedule, please visit http://www.cycseattle.org/juniors/nw-opti-championship-2012/
Please contact me directly if you would like to charter or register for
coaching. If you would like to request housing or volunteer to help during the
regatta, please contact Haley Lhamon ( firstname.lastname@example.org
See you in Seattle,