The Jericho Sailing Centre will be hosting 2 BC Sailing Race Management Courses.
The first is the ARO Course which is one session on Tuesday, February 23 at 7 pm at the Jericho Sailing Centre.
The ARO course is for members of a club race committee. It’s about sailboat racing for new folks, and covers some of the jobs on the committee, basic signals and communication. Fee is $20, which includes a copy of the handy booklet “Join the Race Committee”. Those who attend will be certified “Assistant Race Officer”. Register with Holly Slaney at 604-224-4177 or email admin@-remove-me- jsca.bc.ca by Sunday, February 21.
The second is the CRO Course which is three sessions Thursday, February 25 Tuesday, March 1 Thursday, March 3 at 7 pm at the Jericho Sailing Centre Association
The CRO course is for leaders of a club race committee. You should have racing experience, or have spent some time on a club race committee. Over three sessions, we will cover the basics of the racing rules, working with your committee and your club, setting a course, starting procedures, managing racing and the finish. Fee is $30, and you need to bring a current rule book with you to the course. Those who attend will be certified as a “Club Race Officer” following a report of your practical experience. Register with Holly Slaney at 604-224-4177 or email admin@-remove-me- jsca.bc.ca by Tuesday, February 23.