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  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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