Supernova Northern Training

The Northern Traveller Series Training event has been designed as a whole weekend 'Training, Social and Racing Getaway Break'.

Girton Sailing Club will welcome campers and campervans FOC from Friday pm onwards.

There is plenty of room for all, and the club offers electrical hookups, galley and bar facilities throughout the event weekend.

Training is on the Saturday, coached by Matt Thursfield, a keen Traveller Series competitor and 2022 National Champion.

Visitors are welcome to join in club Pursuit Racing on Friday evening, training on Saturday is to be followed by an evening social, and the Northern Traveller Series event is scheduled for the Sunday.

The training itinerary will be as follows:

Northern Series Class Coaching (open to all class members).

Matt Thursfield, 2022 National Champion will lead the coaching.

The exact content for the day is subject to change depending on the wind. But the timings will be as follows:
 
- 10:00 Briefing, rigged but not changed.
 
- Morning session will be based around rig set up to get the boat moving quickly in the conditions of the day.
 
- We will have a lunch break in the middle of the day to review the morning and form a plan for the afternoon.
 
- The afternoon session will be focused on boat handling skills to get the boat off the start line and around the course.
 
- The day will end with a debrief, hopefully with some video and time for a Q and A session.
 
- Aiming to wrap up by 17:00

Location: Girton SC

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