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Immerse Yourself In Our Upcoming Educational Opportunities

North Sails Annapolis is pleased to announce their Winter Seminar Series schedule. Connect with your local experts and make this season one of your best with our many educational opportunities.

March 3 | Fawcett’s Speaker Series

Off the wind sailing presentation by Austin Powers. A modern guide to off wind sails featuring racing and cruising sail technology.
This even is open to the public at Fawcett Boat Supplies.

March 4 | An Evening With Ken Read

It’s time to have fun again! Hear how the state of perfection, wasting time, and monotonous windward-leeward racing has taken the edge off of our sport. Join us for Ken Read’s presentation about real ways to have more fun on the water, as well as share our precious time between the sport, activities and family.
This event is for Annapolis Yacht Club members only*

March 14 | Annapolis to Bermuda talk

Join North Sails and local experts Austin Powers and Jonathan Bartlett for a discussion on off of the wind sails and sail trim. This talk is to educate racers as to the gear and trim settings they will need for the Annapolis to Bermuda race. This is event is open to registrants with the club at Eastport Yacht Club*

March 23 | BBSA Off The Wind  ** POSTPONED **

Learn about downwind sailing and double headsail sailing with North sails expert Austin Powers. Registration is required. Don’t miss out on this great evening presented by the Broad Bay Sailing Association.

April 14 | Opti talk for USODA

Austin Powers will talk all things optimist tuning with the USODA Optimist development team at Annapolis Yacht Club.

April 30 | AYC One Design Talk

North Sails Experts Zeke Horowitz, Austin Powers, and Allan Terhune will visit the Annapolis Yacht Club to lead a seminar on a successful season of One Design racing. They will discuss everything from the broad picture of planning your schedule, maintenance, and crew list to the intricacies of starting strategy and tactical decision making.

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