Race training and racing days; Banbury SC, 3-5 June 2022


Race Training Day Friday 3 June 2022, Banbury SC  ahead of a Wayfarer Open on Saturday 4 June and BSC’s warm invitation to join in their club racing on the Sunday 5 June.

A fabulous opportunity to learn from Wayfarer International, European and National Champion Michael McNamara and Matt Sharman (AeroLuff Spars) who cruises Wayfarers far and wide with a wealth of knowledge and many years’ experience.

If you are interested in racing but not quite sure, this is a fabulous opportunity to come and give it a go!   Camping available, it will be a fabulous weekend.

To book:  Banbury Sailing Club : Wayfarer Day

Banbury SC: Post code: NN11 6XU  (-not to be confused with Banbury Cross SC)  See What3Words


Suggested schedule, depending on numbers:

Group 1: Training Exercises, First Place thinking, Change Gear, Sail Setting Guides, Wayfarer Setting up (MK 4 and Pre Mk 4)

Group 2: Race training, Sail Setting Ideas, Twinam  Airflow Diagrams, Spinnaker Drills

11.00                     Introduction. Aims for the day

11.30                     Series of short races using exercise 3

12.30-1.00           Lunch

1.00  -1.45           Sail setting demo

1.45  -2.15           Introduction to afternoon exercises to include 2, 5, 6, 10 etc

2.15  -4.00           On the water

4.00 onwards     Debrief including video

May overrun so this is a guestimate!

Details and bookings can be made via the Banbury SC website:  Banbury Sailing Club : Wayfarer Day

Any queries, please don’t hesitate to email  Andy Darby