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Hyde Sails 2017 January

RS Aero UK Class Winter Training Series 2016/17

by RS Aero UK Class Association on 17 Nov 2016 19-20 November 2016
RS Aero 7s at the USA National Championship © Sean Trew

The new RS Aero Winter Training season kicks of this weekend at Oxford 19/20 Nov and then Hayling Island on 3/4 Dec alongside the RS Tera squad. This will provide all inclusive Top Level Coaching across the whole range of sailors from Youths and Aero newbies right through to those preparing for next year's World Championships in France. Whilst focused on Youths, all are welcome - Under 22s, Parents of sailors, local sailors and all RS Aero sailors generally!

You can enter either for the whole series at a discount, per weekend or per day. Charter boats are available for those keen to sample the RS Aero or try before they buy.

Schedule

Six weekend events at a variety of top UK sailing venues:

  • 19/20 Nov - Oxford SC
  • 3/4 Dec - Hayling Island SC - with the RS Teras
  • 28/29 Jan - Alton Water SC
  • 18/19 Feb - Oxford SC*
  • 18/19 Mar - Draycote WSC - with the RS Teras
  • 8/9 Apr - Lymington Town SC
*incorporating the RS Aero UK Winter Champs at the Oxford Blue

Coaches

The Class have signed up key top quality coaches to bring on our Youths and progress the UK class as a whole. The addition input will allow for the coaches to also be in their RS Aeros to provide demonstration and sparing - which can often be more beneficial than yelling from a coach boat! The coaches are:

  • SHAUN PRIESTLEY - World Class International Coach
  • HANNAH SNELLGROVE - 3 times Laser Radial UK National Champion
  • CHLOE MARTIN - Laser Radial Europeans Bronze Medalist
  • PETER BARTON - RS Aero UK (9) and USA (7) National Champion
  • PAUL ROBSON - delivered last year's Winter Training
  • BEN ROLFE - 2nd place RS Aero 9 European Champs, representing RS providing charter boats, support and coaching assistance.

To book Charter RS Aeros contact Ben Rolfe at . 75% of the charter fee will be discounted off the price of a new boat for those who go on to buy.

Full details and online entry are on the RS Aero UK Events Page.

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