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WSC Night Captain & Safety Captain Orientation Meeting

Saturday, Jan 21, 9 am -noon (full breakfast included!)

WSC will hold its annual Race Committee breakfast meeting next Saturday, Jan. 21, from 9 am to noon at WSC. All members currently serving as Night Captains and/or Safety Captains are strongly encouraged to attend, as well as any other WSC members interested in learning more about WSC race management and safety practices. We will be taking sign-ups for Race Committee dates and Fleet Captain assistance tasks (work hour opportunity!).

All WSC members are invited to attend. Please RSVP by replying to Mark Sandifer fleetcaptain@willamettesailingclub.com  so we can get a count for breakfast.


Breakfast served 9 -9:30 am

Review 2011 season and current practices (what works? what needs improvement?)

  • Night Captain’s Guidelines
  • Safety Captain’s Guidelines
  • Policies on work hours, substitutions and no-shows
  • Race Registration system
  • Scoring Procedures
  • 2012 Night Captain/Safety Captain date sign up (please bring 3 open dates for each series)
  • Race Equipment and Quartermaster position
  • US Sailing One Day Race Management Seminar (Saturday, Feb. 4, 2012 at VLSC)
  • DaySailer capsize rescue procedure


On-the-water demonstration



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    • Email us at office@willamettesailingclub.com
    • Call us at 503-246-5345
    • Mailing Address: PMB #122, 5331 S Macadam Ave Ste 258, Portland, OR 97239
    • The club is located at 6336 S Beaver Ave, Portland, OR 97239