Suggestions for Regatta Organizers:
by Noel Field, Jr.
Having served as a US SAILING certified judge since 1978, I have become aware of the shortage of judges for events and would like to make some suggestions to those people organizing regattas.
1. The first and perhaps most important suggestion is to ask for and sign up judges for summer regattas no later than the preceding month of May. I find that during the summer I get requests to be a judge at times when I have already agreed to serve at another regatta.
2. Most regattas have persons who are members, running the races, serving as race officers or on m…
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PHOTOS: Melges 32 World Championship 2016:
2016 Melges 32 World Championship on September 29 to October 2 in Newport, RI.
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