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Intro to the Firefly: Rig and Sail

Sun 22-Sep-201315:00-17:00
Registration Ends:22-September-2013 at midnight

Description

 

Firefly Sailing on the Charles

NOTE: Class is limited to 20 people, and pre-registration is mandatory.

          You must be a MITNA member with a Provisional Rating (we will check)!

          Dress for the likely possibility you may go swimming.


The class will be about 2+ hours long, and will cover
  rigging and basic Firefly sailing, tacks and gybes,
  proper sail trim and balance,
  and maybe some capsize practice.

We will pair people up - each pair will rig and sail a Firefly.


You should watch the rigging videos online as preparation:

Videos on Rigging and Sailing the Firefly

  • Franny and Jeff demo the new boats (2 parts).
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Organizers

Questions about this event should be directed to the organizer(s): Eric Gibber


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Updated: 2014/05/04 19:06:46
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Updated: 2014/05/04 19:06:46