Advanced Race Navigation
A Masterclass Online. Seven hours over three nights.
- 500 Australian dollars$500
- Online Session
This course follows on from the Introductory and Intermediate Expedition courses and comprehensive knowledge of the topics covered in these courses is assumed. Participants should have completed these courses or at least be an experienced navigator to get the most out of the course. The course is 7 hours (over 3 sessions), with the last session an interactive Q and A. Topics covered include: The Big Picture (Synoptic weather/ land interactions) Race Preparation: Race docs, Historical analyses, Timelines Evaluating GRIB data (Which grib?) Routing Inputs and Outputs Dealing with Reality (or “the GRIB is not quite right”) Performance monitoring: Polars and Sail Charts Tactical boat positioning (Tracking competitors) Communication You and Sleep
11 Toorak Place, Castle Hill Queensland 4810, Australia