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Race coach Regional Race Coach opportunity, Racing Coach Level 3 and PY update

RYA Regional Race Coach Opportunity

Do you enjoy racing dinghies or windsurfers? YES, then read on…

The RYA is looking to increase the amount of regional race coaching and needs more coaches or instructors to develop the best young racing sailors in the world.

If you have racing experience and are interested in coaching or instructing, regardless of experience, please get in touch. Applications should be made online in the form of a CV and a cover note detailing racing experience and any relevant coaching or instructing experience and aspirations for future coaching.

Closing date for applications: 22nd August 2016

For further information regarding this opportunity please contact David Mellor at the RYA or 07788411859

The RYA’s Coaching Development Team Re-Launch the Racing Coach Level 3 Qualification (RCL3)

Do you coach dinghy racing at your sailing club? Have you completed your RCL2 qualification and gained at least 2 years regular coaching experience? Do you try to develop your coaching?

 After 3 years in hibernation we have decided now is the right time to re-launch the RCL3 qualification.

 The RCL3 qualification is aimed at club coaches who have at least 2 years regular coaching experience. The aim of the RCL3 qualification is to help coaches master:

  1. How to plan a successful learning environment, i.e. they know what needs to be learnt and when the sailors can do it.

  2. Creating an environment where sailors can successfully self-learn.

  3. The key knowledge needed to coach dinghy racing.

Dates and venues:

 Selection Weekend – Rutland Sailing Club 22nd-23rd April 2017

RCL3 Weekend 1 – June 2017

RCL3 Weekend 2 – September 2017

The application form and more information can be found here

Portsmouth Yardstick Update

Experimental Portsmouth Numbers have been updated following mid-year review. Find out more

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