North U TRIM Created by Bill Gladstone
You will learn the fundamentals of upwind performance, plus advanced techniques that balance angle of attack, sail depth and twist in both the main and jib in order to optimize speed and pointing in all conditions. Through animated graphics, photos, and video you will see how the champions do it.
How Will You Build Your Skills? Race & Learn with North U
Upcoming Events Winter 2018 will feature North U Trim Seminars throughout North America and North U Clinics in select warm weather locations.View All Upcoming Events
St Thomas USVI
North U Mid-Winter Racing Clinic
Wednesday, January 29th through Sunday, February 2nd
Join us for the 5th annual North U Mid-Winter Racing Clinic at the St. Thomas Sailing Center in the U.S. Virgin Islands. The clinic starts Wednesday, January 29th and runs through Sunday, February 2nd. You’ll enjoy the experience of having a coach on board helping you master all facets of racing trim, helming, boat handling and tactics utilizing IC-24s. Five days of racing instruction, combining on-the-water training and races, shoreside seminars and video review, including a bonus day of sailing for Pre-Training on spinnakers, helming, and upwind trim.
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Expedition Hands-On Training
Racing with Expedition Software
A full day, hands on seminar taught by 2 time America’s Cup winning navigator Peter Isler. Bring Your Laptop. Learn by doing. One day only: Saturday, February 15. Enrollment is limited.
Presented by North Sails
North Sails Detroit
24777 Forterra Dr
Warren MI 48089
Saturday, February 15, 2020
Check in: 8:30 am Class: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
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Performance Race Week 2020Offshore Sailing School at Pink Shell Resort, Fort Myers Beach FL20th Annual Performance Race Week!Learn More!
Performance Race Week XX (Yes – 20!) starts with a welcome party and banquet on Sunday evening, April 19. You’ll spend the next five days developing and honing your racing skills with a combination of onboard coaching, seminars and video review. Saturday, April 25 is devoted to a championship regatta and awards banquet.
Performance Race Week includes over 33 hours of sailing, and upwards of 60 starts. You’ll have a coach on board, and you’ll be sailing a Colgate 26 – a modern, lively, responsive boat that’s truly a pleasure to sail. Sign up individually, or as a team; but don’t miss it!
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