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Name Topics Type Date Location Coach
Expedition Polars and Sail Charts Webinar Racing,Racing: Expedition Software On Demand Peter Isler Learn More!
Expedition Race Schedules Webinar Racing,Racing: Expedition Software On Demand Peter Isler Learn More!
Expedition Weather and Routing Webinar Racing,Racing: Expedition Software,Weather On Demand Peter Isler Learn More!
Instrument Tuning and Optimization Webinar Racing,Racing: Expedition Software On Demand Peter Isler Learn More!
Advanced Tactics On Demand Racing,Racing: Tactics Live Webinars,On Demand,Seminars Dave Perry Learn More!
Expedition 101 Webinar Expedition 101,Racing,Racing: Expedition Software On Demand Peter Isler Learn More!
North U Tactics Kindle Edition Racing,Racing: Tactics Books & Media Learn More!
North U Racing Tactics Racing,Racing: Tactics Books & Media Learn More!
NorthU Racing Tactics – On Demand Racing,Racing: Tactics Live Webinars,On Demand,Seminars Bill Gladstone Learn More!
North U Racing Trim Racing,Racing: Sail Trim Books & Media Learn More!
Quick Trim Guide Racing,Racing: Sail Trim Books & Media Learn More!
Newport, RI Racing March 02, 2019 Newport, RI Todd Berman Learn More!
Chicago, IL Racing March 02, 2019 Chicago, IL Andrew Kerr Learn More!
Milwaukee, WI Racing March 03, 2019 Milwaukee, WI Andrew Kerr Learn More!
Annapolis, MD Racing March 10, 2019 Annapolis, MD Bill Gladstone Learn More!
ASA Sail Trim Seminars Racing January 01, 2020 North U Coaches Learn More!
Redwood City, CA Racing February 09, 2020 Redwood City, CA Andrew Kerr Learn More!
Denver, CO Racing February 23, 2020 Denver, CO Bill Gladstone Learn More!
San Francisco, CA Racing February 29, 2020 San Francisco, CA Andrew Kerr Learn More!
Newport, RI Racing February 29, 2020 Newport, RI Bill Gladstone Learn More!
Annapolis, MD Racing March 07, 2020 Annapolis, MD Bill Gladstone Learn More!
Milwaukee, WI Racing March 07, 2020 Milwaukee, WI Mark Laura Learn More!
Park City, UT Racing March 07, 2020 Park City, UT Andrew Kerr Learn More!
Indianapolis, IN Racing March 14, 2020 Indianapolis, IN Andrew Kerr Learn More!
Boston, MA Racing March 15, 2020 Boston, MA Bill Gladstone Learn More!
Grapevine, TX Racing March 15, 2020 Grapevine, TX Andrew Kerr Learn More!
Long Beach, CA Racing March 21, 2020 Long Beach, CA Mark Laura Learn More!
Raritan Bay (Staten Island) Racing March 21, 2020 Raritan Bay (Staten Island) Todd Berman Learn More!
Chicago, IL Racing March 21, 2020 Chicago, IL Andrew Kerr Learn More!
Seattle, WA Racing March 22, 2020 Seattle, WA Andrew Kerr Learn More!
Eugene, OR Racing March 28, 2020 Eugene, OR Andrew Kerr Learn More!
Toronto, ON Racing March 29, 2020 Toronto, ON Geoff Moore Learn More!
Ottawa, ON Racing April 04, 2020 Ottawa, ON Geoff Moore Learn More!
Erie, PA Racing April 04, 2020 Erie, PA Andrew Kerr Learn More!
Kingston, ON Racing April 05, 2020 Kingston, ON Geoff Moore Learn More!
Peoria, AZ Racing April 18, 2020 Peoria, AZ Andrew Kerr Learn More!
Vancouver, BC Racing April 18, 2020 Vancouver, BC Geoff Moore Learn More!
Tactics Seminar Racing January 04, 2021 Bill Gladstone Learn More!
Sail Trim On Demand Racing,Racing: Sail Trim Live Webinars,On Demand,Seminars December 31, 2021 Now On Demand - Anytime | Anyplace Bill Gladstone Learn More!
Advanced Tactics On Demand Racing,Racing: Tactics Live Webinars,On Demand,Seminars December 31, 2021 Now On Demand, Any Time Dave Perry Learn More!
Learn the Racing Rules 2024 Racing,Racing: Rules Live Webinars,On Demand January 11, 2022 David Dellenbaugh, Racing Rules Learn More!
St Thomas USVI Racing Clinics,On the Water February 02, 2022 St Thomas Bill Gladstone & Team Learn More!
St Thomas USVI Racing Clinics,On the Water March 02, 2022 St Thomas Bill Gladstone & Team Learn More!

  • Expedition Polars and Sail Charts Webinar

    This session focuses on the creation and modification to polar files and sail chart files used in Expedition. Both files are crucial to our racing strategy and they usually start out pretty rough and can get very honed over time. Presented live in one three-hour session or at your own pace on-demand.

    For easiest access to this webinar, be sure to create an account with login name and password at checkout. 

    Please check your email after purchase to begin your webinar. If you do not receive an email within 30 minutes, check your spam folder or contact us at 203/245-0727 or NorthU@NorthSails.com

    USD$129.00
  • Expedition Race Schedules Webinar

    Expedition’s Race Schedule tool provides strategic information in an offshore race by tracking rival boats from their position reports.

    For easiest access to this webinar, be sure to create an account with login name and password at checkout. 

    Please check your email after purchase to begin your webinar. If you do not receive an email within 30 minutes, check your spam folder or contact us at 203/245-0727 or NorthU@NorthSails.com

    USD$79.00
  • Expedition Weather and Routing Webinar

    In this 3 hour program Peter Isler delves into two of Expedition’s most valuable and powerful tools: Expedition’s Weather and Route Optimization features.

    For easiest access to this webinar, be sure to create an account with login name and password at checkout. 

    Please check your email after purchase to begin your webinar. If you do not receive an email within 30 minutes, check your spam folder or contact us at 203/245-0727 or NorthU@NorthSails.com

    USD$129.00
  • Instrument Tuning and Optimization Webinar

    This module covers the theory behind instrument setup, and the how to’s of calibration and fine-tuning.

    For easiest access to this webinar, be sure to create an account with login name and password at checkout. 

    Please check your email after purchase to begin your webinar. If you do not receive an email within 30 minutes, check your spam folder or contact us at 203/245-0727 or NorthU@NorthSails.com

    USD$129.00
  • Advanced Tactics On Demand

    Dave Perry’s
    Advanced Tactics and Decision Making Webinar

    Sailboat racing is complicated. You need strong tactics to win races. At a North U Advanced Tactics Webinar you’ll learn how to make better tactical decisions.

    Advanced Tactics Webinar:
    – A Four-Session Course led by Dave Perry
    – Now available On-Demand
    – Recordings of earlier live webinars

    Course Topics
    Session 1 – Upwind
    Session 2 – Downwind
    Session 3 – Marks
    Session 4 – Starts

    Click Here to see Live Webinar options

    USD$90.00
  • Expedition 101 Webinar

    The information age is hitting sailing full force. Today’s top racers use on-board computers to optimize racing strategy and boat performance on the fly (while also compiling data for later analysis). The Expedition webinar introduces you to all of Expedition’s Navigation, Routing, Strategy and Performance features.

    For easiest access to this webinar, be sure to create an account with login name and password at checkout. 

    Please check your email after purchase to begin your webinar. If you do not receive an email within 30 minutes, check your spam folder or contact us at 203/245-0727 or Info@northu.com

    To Purchase Expedition Software through North U:
    Contact North U directly:
    or call: 203/245-0727

     

    USD$199.00
  • North U Tactics Kindle Edition

    Performance Racing Tactics
    by Bill Gladstone
    Kindle Edition
    The most complete book on modern racing tactics, Performance Racing Tactics now available as a Kindle Book.

    The seventh edition covers tactics, rules, weather, and strategy in 180 information-packed pages. The fast moving, easy to follow format is accessible to all readers. Rules are covered the way you use them – (ie upwind rules as part of upwind tactics). The content offers complete information for neophytes and insights which grab the attention of the saltiest dog. Quizzes and skill building sections show how to develop a race winning approach.

    An essential part of any racing sailors library, the Kindle Book comes in three volumes: I. Starting. II. Upwind and III. Downwind & Mark Rounding
    Special Introductory Price: Get all 3 Volumes for just $29.97!

    USD$29.97
  • North U Racing Tactics

    Performance Racing Tactics
    by Bill Gladstone
    The most complete book on modern racing tactics, Performance Racing Tactics takes you all the way around the course.

    The seventh edition covers tactics, rules, weather, and strategy in 180 information-packed pages. The fast moving, easy to follow format is accessible to all readers. Rules are covered the way you use them – (ie upwind rules as part of upwind tactics). The content offers complete information for neophytes and insights which grab the attention of the saltiest dog. Quizzes and skill building sections show how to develop a race winning approach.

    An essential part of any racing sailors library.
    A great gift – order copies for your crew!
    Link to the Kindle edition…

    Package Deal: Buy both North U Racing Tactics and North U Racing Trim and use the Coupon Code TandT to save $9

    USD$29.00
  • NorthU Racing Tactics – On Demand

    It takes more than great boat speed to win races. You need strong tactics and great boat speed. At a North U Tactics Webinar you’ll learn the essentials of Racing Strategy, Tactics, and Rules.

    – A Four Session Course lead by North U Director Bill Gladstone
    – 2 hour sessions, 8 hours total
    – Available On-Demand on your schedule
    – These are recordings of the live webinars
    – View, Review, Revisit as often as you like

    SUMMMER SALE

    USD$99.00
  • North U Racing Trim

    Performance Racing Trim
    The most complete book on modern sailing performance

    To win races you have to sail fast. Performance Racing Trim shows you how. The TRIM book gives complete coverage to upwind and downwind sail trim and boat handling, including mainsail and genoa trim, helming and the trim and handling of both conventional and asymmetric spinnakers.

    Package Deal: Buy both North U Performance Racing Tactics and North U Performance Racing Trim and use the Coupon Code TandT to save $9

    USD$29.00
  • Quick Trim Guide

    The waterproof Quick TRIM Guide is designed for onboard use. Sixteen panels provide step-by-step guidance on mainsail and jib trim.

    USD$12.00
  • Newport, RI

    Speed wins races. The difference between mid-fleet and podium is just a couple percent.  Get the critical increment of Fast at a North U Trim Seminar. And for some of you who Race and Cruise or simply daysail,  we will show you how to trim your sails so you get the most out of your boat.

    One day at a North U Racing Trim Seminar will pay dividends all season long.

    US Naval Station
    Officer’s Club – Constellation Room
    95 Perry Road
    Newport, RI 02841
    401-841-3283

    Curriculum is the same for all participants. Host Club Members should sign up under Member category.

    Special Presentation will be given by Kimo Worthington on New Boats & Projects underway!

    For this location, lunch is included in the pricing.

    Registration for this location is now closed.

     

  • Chicago, IL

    Speed wins races. The difference between mid-fleet and podium is just a couple percent.  Get the critical increment of Fast at a North U Trim Seminar. And for some of you who Race and Cruise or simply daysail,  we will show you how to trim your sails so you get the most out of your boat.

    One day at a North U Racing Trim Seminar will pay dividends all season long.

    DePaul University
    Lincoln Park Campus
    2320 N. Kenmore Ave.
    Chicago, IL  60614
    (near Fullerton & Halsted)

    Seminar Location: Schmitt Academic Center
    Room:  SAC-161

    Curriculum is the same for all participants. Host Club Members should sign up under Member category.

    You will be on your own for lunch.

    Registration for this location is now closed.   We will be accepting walk-ins on Saturday morning. Please arrive early for paperwork.

     

  • Milwaukee, WI

    Speed wins races. The difference between mid-fleet and podium is just a couple percent.  Get the critical increment of Fast at a North U Trim Seminar. And for some of you who Race and Cruise or simply daysail,  we will show you how to trim your sails so you get the most out of your boat.

    One day at a North U Racing Trim Seminar will pay dividends all season long.

    Hosted by  the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Sailing Team!
    University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
    3210 N. Maryland Avenue
    Milwaukee, WI 53211
    Seminar Location:  Lubar School of Business
    Room:   N-146

    Curriculum is the same for all participants. Host Club Members should sign up under Member category.

    You will be on your own for lunch.

    Registration for this location is now closed.   We will be accepting walk-ins on Saturday morning. Please arrive early to complete paperwork.

  • Annapolis, MD

    Speed wins races. The difference between mid-fleet and podium is just a couple percent.  Get the critical increment of Fast at a North U Trim Seminar. And for some of you who Race and Cruise or simply daysail,  we will show you how to trim your sails so you get the most out of your boat.

    One day at a North U Racing Trim Seminar will pay dividends all season long.

    Anne Arundel Community College
    ROOM:  Florestano 101
    101 College Parkway
    Arnold, MD  21012
    410-647-7100

    Curriculum is the same for all participants. Host Club Members should sign up under Member category.

    Daylight Savings Time Begins!
    Don’t forget to set your clocks ahead Saturday night, March 9th for Daylight Savings Time to begin on Sunday, March 10th! We would not want you to miss any of the seminar!

    For this location lunch is optional.

    Registration for this location is now closed.   We will be accepting walk-ins on Sunday morning. Please arrive early to complete paperwork.

  • ASA Sail Trim Seminars

    Speed wins races. The difference between mid-fleet and podium is just a couple percent.  Get the critical increment of Fast at a North U ASA Sail Trim Seminar. Even if you never race you’ll learn how to trim your sails for better speed, balance, and control.

    One day at a North U Racing Trim Seminar will pay dividends ever time you sail.

    See the full description and outline below.
    Click here for the full schedule and registration info..

  • Redwood City, CA

    Tactics Seminar
    Sunday, February 9
    9:00am – 4:00pm

    It takes more than great boat speed to win races. Victory requires strong tactics and great boat speed. At a North U Tactics Seminar you’ll learn the essentials of Racing Strategy, Tactics, and Rules.

    Register now, and be sure to bring your crew so you’re all on the same page.
    North U Risk Free Registration – Full Refund if you cancel.

    Sequoia Yacht Club
    441 Seaport Court
    Redwood City, CA  94063

    Curriculum is the same for all participants. Host Club Members should sign up under Member category.
    For this location lunch is included.

    – Click here to check the full list of dates and locations

    USBs are Windows and Mac compatible. The USBs will work with Mac OS Versions through 10.14 (Mojave).

    Registration for this location is now closed.   We will be accepting walk-ins on Sunday morning. Please arrive early to complete paperwork.

  • Denver, CO

    Tactics Seminar
    Sunday, February 23, 12:30 – 4:30pm

    It takes more than great boat speed to win races. Victory requires strong tactics and great boat speed.
    Join us for a half day Tactics Seminar (12:30 pm – 4:30 pm) on Sunday, February 23 with North U Director Bill Gladstone and learn the essentials of Racing Strategy, Tactics, and Rules.

    Register now, and be sure to bring your crew so you’re all on the same page.
    North U Risk Free Registration – Full Refund if you cancel.

    Hosted by the Community Sailing of Colorado!

    Community Sailing of Colorado
    The Lakehouse at Pelican Bay
    Cherry Creek State Park
    4800 S Dayton Street
    Greenwood Village, CO 80111

    Curriculum is the same for all participants.

    – Click here to check the full list of dates and locations

    Registration for this location is now closed.   We will be accepting walk-ins on Sunday. Please arrive early to complete paperwork.

  • San Francisco, CA

    Tactics Seminar
    Saturday, February 29
    9:00am – 4:00pm

    It takes more than great boat speed to win races. Victory requires strong tactics and great boat speed. At a North U Tactics Seminar you’ll learn the essentials of Racing Strategy, Tactics, and Rules.

    Register now, and be sure to bring your crew so you’re all on the same page.
    North U Risk Free Registration – Full Refund if you cancel.

    Berkeley Yacht Club
    One Seawall Drive
    Berkeley, CA  94710

    Curriculum is the same for all participants. Host Club Members should sign up under Member category.
    For this location lunch is included.

    – Click here to check the full list of dates and locations

    PLEASE READ Regarding Optional Items:
    USBs are Windows and Mac compatible. The USBs will work with Mac OS Versions through 10.14 (Mojave) but are not 10.15 (Catalina) compliant.

    THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

     

  • Newport, RI

    Tactics Seminar
    Saturday, February 29
    9:00am – 4:00pm

    It takes more than great boat speed to win races. Victory requires strong tactics and great boat speed. At a North U Tactics Seminar you’ll learn the essentials of Racing Strategy, Tactics, and Rules.

    Register now, and be sure to bring your crew so you’re all on the same page.
    North U Risk Free Registration – Full Refund if you cancel.

    Sail Newport
    72 Fort Adams Drive
    Newport, RI 02840
    For this location lunch is optional,

    Curriculum is the same for all participants. Host Club Members should sign up under Member category.
    For this location lunch is included.

    – Click here to check the full list of dates and locations

    PLEASE READ Regarding Optional Items:
    USBs are Windows and Mac compatible. The USBs will work with Mac OS Versions through 10.14 (Mojave) but are not 10.15 (Catalina) compliant.

    This event is sold out.

    Please call 800-347-2457 to be put on a wait list.
    Also, please consider one of our many other New England locations.

  • Annapolis, MD

    Tactics Seminar
    Saturday, March 7
    9:00 – 4:00pm

    It takes more than great boat speed to win races. Victory requires strong tactics and great boat speed. At a North U Tactics Seminar you’ll learn the essentials of Racing Strategy, Tactics, and Rules.

    Register now, and be sure to bring your crew so you’re all on the same page.
    North U Risk Free Registration – Full Refund if you cancel.

    Anne Arundel Community College
    West Campus – Florestano 101
    101 College Parkway
    Arnold, MD 21012
    For this location lunch is optional,

    Curriculum is the same for all participants. Host Club Members should sign up under Member category.
    For this location lunch is optional.

    – Click here to check the full list of dates and locations

    PLEASE READ Regarding Optional Items:
    USBs are Windows and Mac compatible. The USBs will work with Mac OS Versions through 10.14 (Mojave) but not 10.15 (Catalina) compliant.

    Registration for this location is now closed.   We will be accepting walk-ins on Saturday morning. Please arrive early to complete paperwork.

  • Milwaukee, WI

    Tactics Seminar
    Saturday, March 7
    9:00 – 4:00pm

    It takes more than great boat speed to win races. Victory requires strong tactics and great boat speed. At a North U Tactics Seminar you’ll learn the essentials of Racing Strategy, Tactics, and Rules.

    Register now, and be sure to bring your crew so you’re all on the same page.
    North U Risk Free Registration – Full Refund if you cancel.

    Hosted by the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Sailing Team and North Sails Milwaukee!

    University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
    3210 N. Maryland Avenue
    Milwaukee, WI  53211
    Building Location:  Lubar School of Business
    Room:  S-151
    For this location, you will be on your own for breakfast & lunch.

    Curriculum is the same for all participants.
    For this location you are on your own for breakfast & lunch.

    – Click here to check the full list of dates and locations

    PLEASE READ Regarding Optional Items:
    USBs are Windows and Mac compatible. The USBs will work with Mac OS Versions through 10.14 (Mojave).

    Registration for this location is now closed.   We will be accepting walk-ins on Saturday morning. Please arrive early to complete paperwork.

  • Park City, UT

    Tactics Seminar
    Saturday, March 7
    9:00am – 4:00pm

    It takes more than great boat speed to win races. Victory requires strong tactics and great boat speed. At a North U Tactics Seminar you’ll learn the essentials of Racing Strategy, Tactics, and Rules.

    Register now, and be sure to bring your crew so you’re all on the same page.
    North U Risk Free Registration – Full Refund if you cancel.

    Hosted by Park City Sailing at:
    Jeremy Ranch Golf Club
    8770 N. Jeremy Road
    Park City, UT 84098
    435-649-2700

    Curriculum is the same for all participants. Host Club Members should sign up under Member category.

    For this location lunch is included.

    – Click here to check the full list of dates and locations

    PLEASE READ Regarding Optional Items:
    USBs are Windows and Mac compatible. The USBs will work with Mac OS Versions through 10.14 (Mojave) but are not 10.15 (Catalina) compliant.

    Registration for this location is now closed.   We will be accepting walk-ins on Saturday morning. Please arrive early to complete paperwork.

     

  • Indianapolis, IN

    Tactics Seminar
    Saturday, March 14
    9:00 – 4:00pm

    It takes more than great boat speed to win races. Victory requires strong tactics and great boat speed. At a North U Tactics Seminar you’ll learn the essentials of Racing Strategy, Tactics, and Rules.

    Register now, and be sure to bring your crew so you’re all on the same page.
    North U Risk Free Registration – Full Refund if you cancel.

    Eagle Creek Sailing Club
    Seminar being held at:
    9247 N. Meridian Street
    2nd Floor
    Indianapolis, IN  46260
    401-255-6324 (Marcus)

    Curriculum is the same for all participants.

    – Click here to check the full list of dates and locations

    PLEASE READ Regarding Optional Items:
    USBs are Windows and Mac compatible. The USBs will work with Mac OS Versions through 10.14 (Mojave).

  • Boston, MA

    Tactics Seminar
    Sunday, March 15
    9:00 – 4:00pm

    It takes more than great boat speed to win races. Victory requires strong tactics and great boat speed. At a North U Tactics Seminar you’ll learn the essentials of Racing Strategy, Tactics, and Rules.

    Register now, and be sure to bring your crew so you’re all on the same page.
    North U Risk Free Registration – Full Refund if you cancel.

    Hosted by the MIT Sailing Team!

    MIT Building Location
    The Simons Building – Alberto P. Calderon Classroom
    Building 2; Room 190

    182 Memorial Drive (Rear)
    Cambridge, MA 02142

    Curriculum is the same for all participants.

    – Click here to check the full list of dates and locations

    PLEASE READ Regarding Optional Items:
    USBs are Windows and Mac compatible. The USBs will work with Mac OS Versions through 10.14 (Mojave).

    <<ALERT>>
    THE SEMINAR TO BE HELD AT MIT HAS BEEN CANCELLED BY THE SCHOOL DUE TO THE COVID 19 OUTBREAK.

  • Grapevine, TX

    Tactics Seminar
    Sunday, March 15
    9:00 – 4:00pm

    It takes more than great boat speed to win races. Victory requires strong tactics and great boat speed. At a North U Tactics Seminar you’ll learn the essentials of Racing Strategy, Tactics, and Rules.

    Register now, and be sure to bring your crew so you’re all on the same page.
    North U Risk Free Registration – Full Refund if you cancel.

    Grapevine Sailing Club
    Scott’s Landing Marina
    2500 Oak Grove Loop South
    Grapevine, TX  76051
    702-239-5106

    Curriculum is the same for all participants.

    – Click here to check the full list of dates and locations

    PLEASE READ Regarding Optional Items:
    USBs are Windows and Mac compatible. The USBs will work with Mac OS Versions through 10.14 (Mojave).

  • Long Beach, CA

    Tactics Seminar
    Saturday, March 21
    9:00 – 4:00pm

    It takes more than great boat speed to win races. Victory requires strong tactics and great boat speed. At a North U Tactics Seminar you’ll learn the essentials of Racing Strategy, Tactics, and Rules.

    Register now, and be sure to bring your crew so you’re all on the same page.
    North U Risk Free Registration – Full Refund if you cancel.

    Long Beach Yacht Club
    6201 Appian Way
    Long Beach, CA 90803

    Please Note:
    The LBYC is handling lunch and you can pay at the event – cost will be $20 inclusive per person.  The buffet includes: soup, salad bar, carving station, fruit, cookies and taco bar on Saturdays.  There will also be a designated area for attendees to enjoy lunch.

    FOR HEADCOUNT PURPOSES, PLEASE SPECIFY UNDER “COMMENTS” ON CHECK OUT IF YOU WILL BE PARTICIPATING IN THE CLUB’S LUNCH!

    For those who prefer something else, there are several restaurants within a mile of the club.

    Curriculum is the same for all participants.

    – Click here to check the full list of dates and locations

    PLEASE READ Regarding Optional Items:
    USBs are Windows and Mac compatible. The USBs will work with Mac OS Versions through 10.14 (Mojave).

    <<ALERT>>:
    THE SEMINAR TO BE HELD AT LONG BEACH YACHT CLUB  HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO THE COVID 19 OUTBREAK.

  • Raritan Bay (Staten Island)

    Trim Seminar
    Saturday, March 21
    9:00 – 4:00pm

    Speed wins races. The difference between mid-fleet and podium is just a couple percent.  Get the critical increment of Fast at a North U Trim Seminar. And for some of you who Race and Cruise or simply daysail,  we will show you how to trim your sails so you get the most out of your boat.

    One day at a North U Racing Trim Seminar will pay dividends all season long.

    Hosted by
    Richmond County Yacht Club
    142 Mansion Avenue
    Staten Island, NY 10308
    718-356-4120

    Curriculum is the same for all participants. Host Club Members should sign up under Member category.

    For this location, lunch is included.

    PLEASE READ Regarding Optional Items:
    11/13/19: USBs are Windows and Mac compatible. The USBs will work with Mac OS Versions through 10.14 (Mojave).

    <<ALERT>>:
    THE SEMINAR TO BE HELD AT RICHMOND COUNTY YACHT CLUB  HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO THE COVID 19 OUTBREAK.

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  • Chicago, IL

    Tactics Seminar
    Saturday, March 21
    9:00 – 4:00pm

    It takes more than great boat speed to win races. Victory requires strong tactics and great boat speed. At a North U Tactics Seminar you’ll learn the essentials of Racing Strategy, Tactics, and Rules.

    Register now, and be sure to bring your crew so you’re all on the same page.
    North U Risk Free Registration – Full Refund if you cancel.

    Hosted by North Sails Chicago at:

    DePaul University
    Lincoln Park Campus
    2320 N. Kenmore Avenue
    Chicago, IL  60614
    (near Fullerton & Halsted)
    Seminar Location:  Schmitt Academic Center
    Room:  SAC-161

    Curriculum is the same for all participants.
    For this location you are on your own for lunch.

    – Click here to check the full list of dates and locations

    PLEASE READ Regarding Optional Items:
    USBs are Windows and Mac compatible. The USBs will work with Mac OS Versions through 10.14 (Mojave).

    <<ALERT:>>
    THE SEMINAR TO BE HELD AT DEPAUL UNIVERSITY HAS BEEN CANCELLED BY THE SCHOOL DUE TO THE COVID 19 OUTBREAK.

  • Seattle, WA

    Tactics Seminar
    Sunday, March 22
    9:00 – 4:00pm

    It takes more than great boat speed to win races. Victory requires strong tactics and great boat speed. At a North U Tactics Seminar you’ll learn the essentials of Racing Strategy, Tactics, and Rules.

    Register now, and be sure to bring your crew so you’re all on the same page.
    North U Risk Free Registration – Full Refund if you cancel.

    Hosted by North Sails SeattleSeattle Yacht Club!

    Seattle Yacht Club
    1807 East Hamlin Street
    Seattle, WA 98112
    206-325-1000

    Curriculum is the same for all participants.  Host Club Members should sign up under Member category.

    For this location lunch is included.

    – Click here to check the full list of dates and locations

    PLEASE READ Regarding Optional Items:
    USBs are Windows and Mac compatible. The USBs will work with Mac OS Versions through 10.14 (Mojave).

    <<ALERT>>:
    THE SEMINAR TO BE HELD AT SEATTLE YACHT CLUB  HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO THE COVID 19 OUTBREAK.

  • Eugene, OR

    Tactics Seminar
    Saturday, March 28
    9:00 – 4:00pm

    It takes more than great boat speed to win races. Victory requires strong tactics and great boat speed. At a North U Tactics Seminar you’ll learn the essentials of Racing Strategy, Tactics, and Rules.

    Register now, and be sure to bring your crew so you’re all on the same page.
    North U Risk Free Registration – Full Refund if you cancel.

    Eugene Yacht Club
    26126 Bangs Road
    Eugene, OR 97448

    Curriculum is the same for all participants.  Host Club Members should sign up under Member category.

    For this location lunch is included.

    – Click here to check the full list of dates and locations

    PLEASE READ Regarding Optional Items:
    USBs are Windows and Mac compatible. The USBs will work with Mac OS Versions through 10.14 (Mojave).

    <<ALERT>>:
    THE SEMINAR TO BE HELD AT EUGENE YACHT CLUB  HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO THE COVID 19 OUTBREAK.

  • Toronto, ON

    Tactics Seminar
    Sunday, March 29
    9:00 – 4:00pm

    It takes more than great boat speed to win races. Victory requires strong tactics and great boat speed. At a North U Tactics Seminar you’ll learn the essentials of Racing Strategy, Tactics, and Rules.

    Register now, and be sure to bring your crew so you’re all on the same page.
    North U Risk Free Registration – Full Refund if you cancel.

    Lakeshore Yacht Club
    76 Colonel Samuel Smith Park Drive
    Etobicoke, ON M8V 4B7
    416-255-3701

    Check in:  8:30 am
    Seminar 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

    Directions

    For this location, lunch is optional $10 CDN per person.

    Member – $115+HST= 129.95 CDN
    Skipper – $135+HST= 152.55 CDN
    Crew –  $115+HST= 129.95 CDN
    Junior – $70+HST= 79.10 CDN

    Additional add on items, including lunch, will be subject to applicable taxes.

    Curriculum is the same for all participants.  Host Club Members should sign up under Member category.

    – Click here to check the full list of dates and locations

    USBs are Windows and Mac compatible. The USBs will work with Mac OS Versions through 10.14 (Mojave) but are not 10.15 (Catalina) compliant.

    PLEASE NOTE:  We cannot change the checkout screen to show the letters as CDN. Final pricing for seminars in Canada is adjusted on this end and processed in US$$ using the prevailing exchange rate once the enrollment is pulled off the website. The price you will see once the order is placed is only an “authorization”. Nothing is finalized until the batch is settled on this end.   You will receive a confirmation email as well.

     

    THE SEMINAR TO BE HELD AT LAKE SHORE YACHT CLUB  HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO THE COVID 19 OUTBREAK.

  • Ottawa, ON

    Tactics Seminar
    Saturday, April 4
    9:00 – 4:00pm

    It takes more than great boat speed to win races. Victory requires strong tactics and great boat speed. At a North U Tactics Seminar you’ll learn the essentials of Racing Strategy, Tactics, and Rules.

    Register now, and be sure to bring your crew so you’re all on the same page.
    North U Risk Free Registration – Full Refund if you cancel.

    Nepean Sailing Club
    Dick Bell Park
    3259 Carling Avenue
    Ottawa, ON K2H 1A6
    613-829-6462

    Check in:  8:30 am
    Seminar 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

    Directions

    For this location, lunch is included in the pricing.

    Member – $125+HST= 141.25 CDN
    Skipper – $145+HST= 163.85 CDN
    Crew –  $125+HST= 141.25 CDN
    Junior – $80+HST= 90.40 CDN

    Additional add on items will be subject to applicable taxes.

    Curriculum is the same for all participants.  Host Club Members should sign up under Member category.

    – Click here to check the full list of dates and locations

    USBs are Windows and Mac compatible. The USBs will work with Mac OS Versions through 10.14 (Mojave) but are not 10.15 (Catalina) compliant.

    PLEASE NOTE:  We cannot change the checkout screen to show the letters as CDN. Final pricing for seminars in Canada is adjusted on this end and processed in US$$ using the prevailing exchange rate once the enrollment is pulled off the website. The price you will see once the order is placed is only an “authorization”. Nothing is finalized until the batch is settled on this end.   You will receive a confirmation email as well.
  • Erie, PA

    Tactics Seminar
    Saturday, April 4
    9:00 – 4:00pm

    It takes more than great boat speed to win races. Victory requires strong tactics and great boat speed. At a North U Tactics Seminar you’ll learn the essentials of Racing Strategy, Tactics, and Rules.

    THE SEMINAR TO BE HELD AT ERIE YACHT CLUB  HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO THE COVID 19 OUTBREAK.

    Register now, and be sure to bring your crew so you’re all on the same page.
    North U Risk Free Registration – Full Refund if you cancel.

    Hosted by
    Erie Yacht Club
    1  Ravine Drive
    Erie, PA 16505
    814-453-4931

    Curriculum is the same for all participants.  Host Club Members should sign up under Member category.

    For this location lunch is included.

    – Click here to check the full list of dates and locations

    PLEASE READ Regarding Optional Items:
    11/13/19: USBs are Windows and Mac compatible. The USBs will work with Mac OS Versions through 10.14 (Mojave).

  • Kingston, ON

    Tactics Seminar
    Sunday, April 5
    9:00 – 4:00pm

    It takes more than great boat speed to win races. Victory requires strong tactics and great boat speed. At a North U Tactics Seminar you’ll learn the essentials of Racing Strategy, Tactics, and Rules.

    Register now, and be sure to bring your crew so you’re all on the same page.
    North U Risk Free Registration – Full Refund if you cancel.

    Kingston Yacht Club
    1 Maitland Street
    Kingston, ON K7L2V3
    613-548-3052

    Check in:  8:30 am
    Seminar 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

    Directions

    For this location, lunch is included in the pricing.

    Member – $125+HST= 141.25 CDN
    Skipper – $145+HST= 163.85 CDN
    Crew –  $125+HST= 141.25 CDN
    Junior – $80+HST= 90.40 CDN

    Additional add on items will be subject to applicable taxes.

    Curriculum is the same for all participants.  Host Club Members should sign up under Member category.

    – Click here to check the full list of dates and locations

    USBs are Windows and Mac compatible. The USBs will work with Mac OS Versions through 10.14 (Mojave) but are not 10.15 (Catalina) compliant.

    PLEASE NOTE:  We cannot change the checkout screen to show the letters as CDN. Final pricing for seminars in Canada is adjusted on this end and processed in US$$ using the prevailing exchange rate once the enrollment is pulled off the website. The price you will see once the order is placed is only an “authorization”. Nothing is finalized until the batch is settled on this end.   You will receive a confirmation email as well.
    THE SEMINAR TO BE HELD AT KINGSTON YACHT CLUB  HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO THE COVID 19 OUTBREAK.
  • Peoria, AZ

    Tactics Seminar
    Saturday, April 18
    9:00 – 4:00pm

    It takes more than great boat speed to win races. Victory requires strong tactics and great boat speed. At a North U Tactics Seminar you’ll learn the essentials of Racing Strategy, Tactics, and Rules.

    Register now, and be sure to bring your crew so you’re all on the same page.
    North U Risk Free Registration – Full Refund if you cancel.

    Tiller and Kites
    at Pleasant Harbor Resort, Lake Pleasant
    8708 West Harbor Boulevard
    Peoria, AZ 85383

    Curriculum is the same for all participants.

    – Click here to check the full list of dates and locations

    PLEASE READ Regarding Optional Items:
    USBs are Windows and Mac compatible. The USBs will work with Mac OS Versions through 10.14 (Mojave).

    THE SEMINAR TO BE HELD AT TILLER AND KITES AT PLEASANT HARBOR RESORT HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO THE COVID 19 OUTBREAK.
  • Vancouver, BC

    Tactics Seminar
    Saturday, April 18
    9:00 – 4:00pm

    It takes more than great boat speed to win races. Victory requires strong tactics and great boat speed. At a North U Tactics Seminar you’ll learn the essentials of Racing Strategy, Tactics, and Rules.

    Register now, and be sure to bring your crew so you’re all on the same page.
    North U Risk Free Registration – Full Refund if you cancel.

    West Vancouver Yacht Club
    (Sailing Centre Building)
    5854 Marine Drive
    West Vancouver, BC  V7W 2S2
    604-921-7575

    Check in:  8:30 am
    Seminar 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

    Directions

    For this location, lunch is included in the pricing.

    Member – $125+GST= 131.25 CDN
    Skipper – $145+GST= 152.25 CDN
    Crew –  $125+GST= 131.25 CDN
    Junior – $80+GST= 84.00 CDN

    Additional add on items will be subject to applicable taxes.

    Curriculum is the same for all participants.  Host Club Members should sign up under Member category.

    – Click here to check the full list of dates and locations

    USBs are Windows and Mac compatible. The USBs will work with Mac OS Versions through 10.14 (Mojave) but are not 10.15 (Catalina) compliant.

    PLEASE NOTE:  We cannot change the checkout screen to show the letters as CDN. Final pricing for seminars in Canada is adjusted on this end and processed in US$$ using the prevailing exchange rate once the enrollment is pulled off the website. The price you will see once the order is placed is only an “authorization”. Nothing is finalized until the batch is settled on this end.   You will receive a confirmation email as well.
    THE SEMINAR TO BE HELD AT WEST VANCOUVER YACHT CLUB  HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO THE COVID 19 OUTBREAK.
  • Tactics Seminar

    It takes more than great boat speed to win races. Victory requires strong tactics and great boat speed. At a North U Tactics Seminar you’ll learn the essentials of Racing Strategy, Tactics, and Rules.

    – – Click here to check the full list of dates and locations – –

    Register now, and be sure to bring your crew so you’re all on the same page.
    North U Risk Free Registration – Full Refund if you cancel.

  • Sail Trim On Demand

    NEW Program!
    Speed wins races. The difference between mid-fleet and podium is just a couple percent.  Get the critical increment of Fast at the North U On-Demand Trim Webinar.

    Boat Speed and Racing Trim Webinar NOW On-Demand :
    – An eight hour course lead by North U Director Bill Gladstone
    – Sign up for single sessions or the full series
    – Available On-Demand on your schedule
    – View, Review, Revisit as often as you like
    – Subscribe for the Full Series and Receive a Full Year of access
    – Introductory Sale: Save $40

    Curriculum
    – Two x two hour sessions with the latest in upwind trim and performance in all condition
    – A full two hours on Symmetric Spinnaker Trim
    – A full two hours on Asymmetric Trim plus Jib & Main Downwind
    – North U Trim book available for purchase with the webinar

    Sign Up NOW @ ASA. Use Coupon NORTHU2020 and Save!

    USD$120.00
  • Advanced Tactics On Demand

    Dave Perry’s
    Advanced Tactics and Decision Making Webinar

    Sailboat racing is complicated. You need strong tactics to win races. At a North U Advanced Tactics Webinar you’ll learn how to make better tactical decisions.

    Advanced Tactics Webinar:
    – A Four-Session Course led by Dave Perry
    – Now available On-Demand
    – Recordings of earlier live webinars

    Course Topics
    Session 1 – Upwind
    Session 2 – Downwind
    Session 3 – Marks
    Session 4 – Starts

    Click Here to see Live Webinar options

    USD$99.00
  • Learn the Racing Rules 2024

    Your Learn the Racing Rules with David Dellenbaugh subscription is really three items in one.
    Your one year subscription includes:
    • Unlimited access to Dave’s outstanding online rules program
    • Two Recorded Rules Webinars with Dave where he goes beyond the online program.
    • Live Rules Update and Discussion Sessions with Dave: June 29, October 6, (recordings), and January 11, 2022; 7-9 PM Eastern Time.  (available as a recording as well)

    Please Sign Up by January 10 to attend the January 11 session live.

    USD$96.00
  • St Thomas USVI

    The North U Performance Racing Clinics
    February 2–6 and March 2–6, 2022

    Join us for our 6th season of North U Performance Racing Clinics at the St. Thomas Sailing Center in the U.S. Virgin Islands.
    Two sessions will be offered: February 2–6 and March 2-6, 2022.
    Each clinic starts on a Wednesday and runs through Sunday. You’ll enjoy 5 days of racing instruction including a combination of on-the-water training and races, shoreside seminars and video review. With a coach on board, you’ll master all facets of racing trim, helming, spinnaker handling, and tactics utilizing a fleet of matched IC-24s.

    Alas, the FEBRUARY Session is Full
    We’re starting a Wait List in case anyone drops out.

    email: Bill@NorthU.com subject: “St Thomas Wait List” to be put on the list.

    Or Click here to Sign Up for the MARCH Session

    North U Risk Free Pre-Registration
    Your Deposit (or Payment in Full) is fully refundable through November 30.
    COVID Vaccination is REQUIRED

  • St Thomas USVI

    The North U Performance Racing Clinics
    February 2–6 and March 2-6, 2022,

    Join us for our 6th season of North U Performance Racing Clinics at the St Thomas Sailing Center in the U.S. Virgin Islands.
    Two sessions will be offered: February 2–6 and March 2-6, 2022.
    Each clinic starts on a Wednesday and runs through Sunday. You’ll enjoy 5 days of racing instruction including a combination of on-the-water training and races, shoreside seminars and video review. with a coach on board helping you master all facets of racing trim, helming, spinnaker handling, and tactics utilizing a fleet of matched IC-24s.

    Sign Up From This Page for MARCH Session

    Click here to Sign Up the FEBRUARY for Session

    North U Risk Free Pre-Registration
    COVID Vaccination REQUIRED

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