Prerequisite: J/105 Level 1, or equivalent experience
For graduates of J/105 Level 1 this class will improve your J/105 boat handling skills, understanding of sail trim and ability to handle the asymmetrical spinnaker. Class will focus on refining helm work, setting gybing and various techniques for dousing the asymmetrical spinnaker, proper management of the retractable bowsprit, advanced sail trim including powering up and depowering the sail plan, trimming techniques, upwind boat handling and crew organization. Broaching avoidance and recovery will also be covered.
Class size: Min 3 - Max 5 students
Text: Performance Sailing Handouts