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Navigation and Expedition Hands On with Peter Isler

A 3 hour course with 2x America's Cup winning navigator and offshore veteran - Peter Isler. The seminar will focus on the weather, navigation and strategy in west coast offshore sailing.  Using Expedition software - Peter will highlight its powerful weather routing tools and answer your questions. Participants will be provided a demonstration copy of Expedition software.



Wednesday, May 24, 2017
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Los Angeles Yacht Club
285 Whalers Walk, San Pedro, CA

$150 Pre-registration ($175 at the door)
+ $50 for additional crew on same Transpac boat




Preparing for the Race of a Lifetime:
Los Angeles to Hawaii


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Sunday, April 23, 2017
Los Angeles Yacht Club
285 Whalers Walk, San Pedro, CA

$50 Pre-registration, $60 at the door
Lunch provided


Tom Hogan, Vice Commodore: Overview of race, key requirements, and timeline
Tom Trujillo: Review of Sailing Instructions and Notice of Race
John Jourdane: Preparing your yacht and crew
TBD: Sail selection and strategy
Whit Batchelor, Transpac measurer: overview of ORR and ratings, boat stability test
Roby Bessant: Safety gear and inspection.
Joe Buck: Communications Equipment and Reporting Protocols
Betsy Crowfoot, Ultimate Sailing: Getting the perfect photos state side and in Hawaii