Day 9

This was the 9th day of sailing. There was good wind in the morning dieing by the time by the time we got out on the water. The conditions at the start of the day were the best of this week. It died progressively through out the morning until it was the same conditions as…

Day 8

Today was the 8th straight day of sailing. There was still no wind, and today, a lot of fog. This was the last day before the lasers start the event. The was very little wind, and a lot of fog in the afternoon. We did some upwinds and starts while there was wind, and when…

Day 7

Today was the 7th straight day of sailing with really light winds. I took advantage of the conditions and did the best I could for the day. Not much happened today, other than capture the flag, and some boat handling. We started with some tacks and 360s. Then off to 2 team races. Once two…

Day 6

Today was the 6th straight day of sailing. I have made great improvement over valentines day a week ago. I worked mostly on my focus and work today. It was 6 hours of sailing in building wind and strong current. After the first race (2nd place) I realized that the current and wind would be…

Day 3

I am about to go out with one of my coaches Marek to the ocean for some good heavy wind sailing. I have been looking forward to being able to get back out on the ocean for a few weeks now, and now it is time to keep working on my body movements and hiking.…

Back On Track

The training is finally back on track after a week of slacking and disappointing results. The training is getting harder and harder with each passing day, and my body is aching in pain every day. I have sailed 2 of the 3 days, with hopes of sailing for the next 4 without any stopping in…

Valentines day wrap-up

It was a long 4 days, with many issues and some disappointing results. The winds were 5-10 for the clinic and 15-20 for the regatta, dieing every few minutes until there was no wind for the last beat of the last race of the regatta. The clinic was a great opportunity to learn more about…