If you have taken Shields 2 and feel comfortable performing all tasks aboard you are ready for Shields 3 with Spinnaker. This course focuses on refining helm work and sail trimming skills, but most importantly this class introduces the spinnaker on the Shields. You’ll learn about spinnaker types and the intricacies of preparing, setting, trimming, gybing and dropping a spinnaker. You will learn how to pack the spinnaker, set up the boat, rig the spinnaker pole and at the end of class you will have the skills you need to fly the spinnaker safely in moderate conditions. Min 6 – Max 12 students.