Coaching

NZIODA Optimist Coaching Clinic

January 11th – 15th 2016

Willow Park Camp – Eastern Beach Auckland

General Introduction and Information

The clinic is an annual five-day course run by the NZ International Optimist Dinghy Association. Up to 70 spaces are available (for financial members of NZIODA), with selection based on recent results, performance, and commitment. We expect attendees to be competent fleet racers who have previously contested at least two good sized regattas, ideally the Winter Champs, North or South Island Optimist Champs or National Optimist Championships, Auckland Champs, Sir Peter Blake Regatta etc. Consideration for the 2016 clinic will also be given to sailors who show strong development potential. Please provide as much information about the sailors experience and any regattas they may have sailed in the past year on the application form.

NZIODA Optimist Coaching Clinic

January 11th – 15th 2016

Willow Park Camp – Eastern Beach Auckland

The clinic is an annual five-day course run by the NZ International Optimist Dinghy Association Inc. Up to 60 spaces are available for financial members of NZIODA. We expect attendees to be competent fleet racers who have previously contested at least two major regattas (2 or 3-day events) such as North or South Island Optimist Champs or National Optimist Championships, Auckland Champs, Winter Champs, Sir Peter Blake Regatta etc.

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South Island Optimist Coaching Clinic

17th - 21st December

The clinic is a four-day course and will be the premier coaching clinic for Open Optimist Sailors in the South Island this summer.

Up to 30 spaces are available for financial members of NZIODA. Sailors must be able to independently rig, launch and retrieve their own fiberglass Opti and have some racing experience at Open or Green Fleet level at a recent major regatta (e.g. Picton Interislander, Canterbury Age Groups and/or Nationals).

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NZIODA Optimist Coaching Clinic - Entries are open

12-16 January 2015

Willow Park Camp — Eastern Beach Auckland

Entries are now open for the 2015 NZIODA Opti Clinic to be held at Eastern Beach 12-16 January. This is a premier Opti training clinic and one not to be missed—entries are limited so please register as soon as possible. Enrolment closes on 5th December 2014.

NZIODA have again been invited to submit 8 teams to the 2015 Volvo Ocean Race Opti Team's racing (more details to follow) in the meantime click for entry criteria and an intro about the event. There will be plenty for all opti sailors to see and do and a great overall spot prize open to all. Importantly you must have attended either the Wainui or Eastern Beach Opti Clinics to be eligible for selection for one of the 8 teams.

South Island Optimist Coaching Clinic

17 – 21 December 2014

YMCA Wainui Park — Akaroa

Deadline for entries has been extended until the end of October.

The clinic is a four-day course and will be the premier coaching clinic for Open Opti sailors in the South Island this summer. Up to 30 spaces are available for financial members of NZIODA. Sailors must be able to independently rig, launch, and retrieve their own fiberglass Opti and have some racing experience at Open or Green Fleet level at a recent major regatta (e.g. Picton Interislander, Canterbury Age Groups, Nationals).

Green Fleet Coach Available For Sir Peter Blake Regatta

Need an Opti Green Fleet Coach for the Sir Peter Black Regatta?

How about American Laser Sailor and Coach Eric Rone here in New Zealand working for THE WATER SHED.

Eric will be at the Sir Peter Blake Regatta this year.

Eric will be offering coaching each day for Green Fleet sailors at only $20 a day (includes briefing and debriefing, and on water coaching).

Register at shop@nzwatershed.co.nz. We need all contact details and sail number — only 8 places available. GET IN QUICK!

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