MarineBusiness-World.com
 
 
News Home FishingBoating Photo Gallery Australian Cruising Sail-World Australia
Sail-World.com : RYA Suzuki Dinghy Show - Top tips from British Sailing Team stars
RYA Suzuki Dinghy Show - Top tips from British Sailing Team stars


'The RYA Suzuki Dinghy Show 2014'    RYA Dinghy Show    Click Here to view large photo

RYA Suzuki Dinghy Show gets underway this weekend, 1 and 2 March 2014. Do you have a burning sailing question? Want to know how to get started in the sport, or simply want to improve your skills before the racing season? You can ask the experts at the RYA Suzuki Dinghy Show where seven top British Sailing Team talents will be on hand to share their top tips and tricks at the Alexandra Palace .

On Saturday (1 March) 49er European Champion Dylan Fletcher and Paralympic bronze medallist and five-time SKUD World Champion Alexandra Rickham will officially open the show, now in its 63rd year, with Fletcher’s fellow 49er sailors Dave Evans and Ed Powys, 2.4mR sailor Megan Pascoe and Laser Radial sailor Chloe Martin also calling in to offer their professional advice.

RYA Suzuki Dinghy Show -  RYA  
Rickham, Martin and Fletcher will be visiting the joint RYA Youth Programme and Volvo Car UK stand (stand C8 in the Grand Hall) at 1130, 1230 and 1430hrs respectively where you can pick their brains, and that of the RYA staff and representatives, on getting the best out of your racing at whatever level, while you can also put your virtual racing skills to the test with the RYA Volvo Sail for Gold Game.

The player to post the fastest time each day will be crowned ‘Sail for Gold Game Champion’ for that day and win exclusive Zhik kit, courtesy of the British Sailing Team’s clothing provider, and the use of a Volvo for a weekend* thanks to the Team’s official car partner. Volvo Car UK will also be displaying vehicles from the latest product range, including the V40 cross country, a sporty all-wheel drive premium hatchback. Volvo experts will be on hand to highlight the features of the cars and share details on how RYA members can benefit from the best savings to date with the 2014 RYA Volvo Affinity scheme.

Elsewhere, Rickham and Megan Pascoe will be calling in at the RYA Sailability stand at 1330 to share their experiences of elite disability sailing and routes into the sport, while Dave Evans and Ed Powys will be on hand to offer trapezing tips on the Magic Marine Trapeze Rig at 1030.

For the racing sailor looking to improve their skills, Dylan Fletcher will be ably assisting Dave Hivey with a talk on Skiff Tactics in the Coaching Area (1030 on both Saturday 1 and Sunday 2 March), Ed Powys will be helping RYA expert Chris Watts with his session on Racing Rules (1300), while Megan Pascoe will talk Tactics with Alan Williams (1400 on both Saturday 1 and Sunday 2 March).

Dave Evans will aid Chris Atherton with his ‘Starting to Race’ session at 1500 Chloe Martin will be on hand to help Dave Mellor with his talk on ‘Posture and hiking’ tips for the hiking sailor at 1600.

On Sunday 2 March, Nacra 17 World Championship silver medallist Hannah Diamond will join Dylan Fletcher and Megan Pascoe at the RYA’s annual season-opening Dinghy Show, supported by Suzuki Marine. Diamond will give a talk for RYA Gold Members (invitation only) on her campaign for Rio 2016 in the new Nacra 17 mixed multihull event, as well showing off her skills on the Magic Marine Trapeze Rig, and on the virtual race track with the RYA Volvo Sail for Gold Game on the RYA Youth Programme and Volvo Car UK stand from 1400.

She’ll also assist Chris Watts with his Racing Rules talk in the Coaching Area from 1300.

Over the weekend the sailors also be calling in on British Sailing Team rope supplier Marlow to show off their splicing skills, and team sponsor Garmin as well as lending a hand with various competitions launches, prize givings and lots more so feel free to say hello if you see them!

For ticket details, club discounts and further information visit the RYA Suzuki Dinghy Show website Click here


by RYA


  

Click on the FB Like link to post this story to your FB wall

http://www.marinebusiness-world.com/index.cfm?nid=119607

10:30 AM Tue 25 Feb 2014GMT


Click here for printer friendly version
Click here to send us feedback or comments about this story.







Marine Business News







Volvo Ocean Race CEO Knut Frostad talks Time and Money (Part II) *Feature by Rob Kothe and the Sail-World team,
















Yamaha inspires students to succeed by Yamaha Motor Australia,






Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15 CEO Knut Frostad talks (Part I) *Feature by Rob Kothe and the Sail-World team,






Swan celebrates sales success *Feature by Jeni Bone,








Stealth i14 out of China by Neil Patchett,






















Volvo Team Vestas Wind skipper Nico says: 'We can win' - Part II *Feature by Rob Kothe and the Sail-World team,


Volvo Ocean Race Team Vestas Wind skipper - One Design is key *Feature
2014 National 4x4 Outdoors Show: Popularity of caravanning and camping
2015 Sydney Inte'l Boat Show - Boating Industry commences planning
Volvo Ocean Race - Danish entry confirmed as Team Vestas Wind
Collinson FX Market Commentary: August 12 2014 - NZ Credit Card dead
Pacific Boating membership offers hassle-free boating *Feature
Marine15 expands trade, networking and B2B opportunities *Feature
2014 Auckland on the Water Boatshow - Huge prize packs up for grabs
Fire causes million dollar damage on HMAS Bundaberg
4X4 Outdoors Show and Fishing and Boating Expo wows water lovers
Volvo Ocean Race: Win a stopover trip by designing an ECsix T-Shirt
Collinson FX Market Commentary: August 9 2014 - RBA confirms low rates
2014 Audi Hamilton Island Race Week: Last minute accommodation options
Sydney Int'l Boat Show - Stellar results for Multihull Solutions
Collinson FX Market Commentary: August 8 2014 - Oz jobless jumps
NSW Environment Minister awards 'Fish Friendly' Marina Accreditations
PSP Southampton Boat Show - Don't miss the most exciting show ever
Doyle Sailmakers delivers sails to 60m Perini Navi Sloop Perseus 3
METS - New look and feel for SuperYacht Pavilion
Aurora to ship Riviera’s World Premiere to Fort Lauderdale
Collinson FX Market Commentary: August 7 2014 - NZ UnEmployment drops   
Extreme Sailing Series and GAC Pindar extend logistics contract   
Elaine Fowler, RPAYC's first female life member elected   
Chief Executive Officer sought for Yachting Australia   
Refurbished Protector project 'better than buying new'   
Explore Australia Expo to return to Melbourne Showgrounds in 2015   
Collinson FX Market Commentary: August 6, 2014 - Jawboning hits NZD   
Gold Coast International Marine Expo - High-Diver Steve Black is back   
4x4 Outdoors Show, Fishing and Boating Expo - Campfire cooking corner   
Serenity Marina offers a yacht sanctuary in southern China   
Collinson FX Market Commentary: August 5, 2014 - Equity markets jump   
Loads in store from the RYA at the PSP Southampton Boat Show   
Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club’s Jack Gale training centre born   
See the heat with FLIR ONE *Feature   
John Temple to retire, Will Sangster appointed General Manager   
Multihull Central launches Aquila range at SIBS *Feature   
Dredging link to WA coral disease   
Cannes Yachting Festival - Come see the 55 meter Ocean Paradise   
Sun shines on recreational boating at Sydney International Boat Show   
Phuket Yacht Show: new kid on the block taking on PIMEX? *Feature   


For this week's complete news stories select    Last 7 Days
   Search All News
For last month's complete news stories select    Last 30 Days
   Archive News







Sail-World.com  


















Switch Default Region to:

Social Media

Asia

Australia

Canada

Europe

New Zealand

United Kingdom


http://www.sail-world.com/event_images/image/Twitter_logo_small.png http://www.sail-world.com/event_images/image/FaceBook-icon.png  http://www.sail-world.com/event_images/image/RSS-Icon.png

United States

Cruising Northern

Cruising Southern

MarineBusiness World

PowerBoat World

FishingBoating World

 

Contact

Commercial

News

Search

Contact Us

Advertisers Information

Submit news/events

Search Stories/Text

Feedback

Advertisers Directory

Newsletter Archive

Photo Gallery

 

Banner Advertising Details

Newsletter Subscribe

Video Gallery

Policies

 

 

 

Privacy Policy

 

 


Cookie Policy

 

 



This site and its contents are © Copyright TetraMedia and/or the original author, photographer etc. All Rights Reserved.  Photographs are copyright by law.  If you wish to use or buy a photograph contact the photographer directly.
XLXL NEW MBW
LocalAds   DE  ES  FR  IT