Hatteras Cup – Match Racing Series


Hatteras Cup – Learn To Sail Series

Learn High Performance Catamaran Sailing aboard 2 identical Stiletto-27 Catamarans in 4 consecutive weekends of sailing.  In addition to basic sailing principles like points of sail, wind indicators, and boat handling, this series will teach the intricacies of sailing fast in close quarters while under control. The final match race is a great way to test the skills you learn against your fellow classmates and presents a fun finale to the series.

Grand Finale – we’ll put it all together and race the two boats in ‘The Hatteras Cup’ a short match racing series.

** minimum of 6 required to run the series.

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Each Saturday from 9am-1pm, we will begin with a chalk talk focused on a set of the knowledge points, sail scrimmages as we learn to sail, and return to the dock for a de-brief Q&A session wherein we will reflect on what we learned and experienced out on the water.

Knowledge Points

  • points of sail
  • wind indicators
  • boat handling
  • tactics
  • strategy
  • wind shifts
  • boat speed control
  • racing rules
  • upwind sailing techniques
  • mark rounding techniques
  • starting techniques

Terms & Conditions

Series cancellation: A minimum of 6 sailors must register; If fewer than 6 sailors register all tuition will be refunded.

Weather Policy: Weather postponements, cancellations, or rescheduling due to weather will be made at the sole discretion of Phillips Boatworks. No refunds will be made for weather related changes.

Sailor Cancellation: Tuition is not refundable. If you cannot attend one or all sessions there will be no refunds or reschedules.

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