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Acorn High Performance: Olympic class 49er skiffs & Nacra 17 catamarans
Dates: June 29 – July 13, 2015 – Cost: $2,495 (Financial Aid May Be Available)

Acorn High Performance: Olympic class 49er skiffs & Nacra 17 catamarans

Oakcliff Training Programs

What does it take to race the round-the-world Volvo Ocean Race or the America’s Cup? Want to be the next CEO of North Sails? If you are interested in pursuing professional sailing, want to learn what it takes to run a marine business or just want to experience sailing at the very top level, Oakcliff Sailing will give you the experience of living, working and racing with some of the best sailors in the world.

Trainees are coached by Volvo and America’s Cup sailor and author, Dawn Riley, Oakcliff staff members as well top-tier international sailors and coaches specially chosen to lead them through both basic and technical projects including match racing clinics, offshore races, inshore IRC racing and land-based learning modules.  Students will also have the opportunity to compete against sailors from around the world who come to Oakcliff to compete in our many match racing regattas. Additionally, rock-star sailors such as Dave Perry and Sally Barkow and industry experts like Kimo Worthington from North and Nacra 17 catamaransForrest Williams from Marlow are frequent visitors throughout the summer.  Scroll all the way down because Oakcliff has something for men and women, boys and girls of every age.

Acorn High Performance: Olympic class 49er skiffs & Nacra 17 catamarans

Dates: June 29 – July 13, 2015 – Cost: $2,495 (Financial Aid May Be Available)

In 2013, 24 high performance dinghies were donated to Oakcliff Sailing with the express intention of raising the level of dinghy sailing in the United States.

Join Team Sperry Top-Sider sailors and coaches in the largest fleets of 49ers, 49er FXes, and Nacra 17s in the world.

This 15 day intensive high-performance camp will prepare you on and off the water with campaign management support and a chance to train with the best high performance dinghy sailors in the country. Contact us directly at race@oakcliffsailing.org to organize a charter.

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