420 Class South American Clinic
Today is the last day of the 2012 South American 420 Clinic being hosted at Clube dos Jangadeiros, Porto Alegre, Brazil, Taking place from 26-30 December 2012
The clinic has been specifically planned to co-incide with the the 2013 420 South American Championship, which is taking place at the same venue from 2-6 January 2013. The 420 South Americans will be followed by the Brazilian 420 National Championships from 9-12 January 2013.
Seventeen 420 teams and between 5-8 coaches are participating in each day’s clinic which so far has seen a focus on boat handling, tune-up on shore, trimming on the water, starts, race strategy and races each day. Participating sailors and coaches have come from Argentina, Chile and Brazil.
The clinic has been led by Nikos Drougas (GRE). A full report and photos will be published as soon as we have more news.