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How Can Racing Sailors Benefit by Volunteering with Race Committee?

by Rick Anderton

This PowerPoint presentation is targeted to the NSC Able Sail racers, but is applicable to all sailors interested in improving their racing performance.

I think many of us, myself included, suffer from head-in-the-boat when we race sailboats, as helm or crew.

Race Committee Roles:  Race Officer, Timer, Sounds, Flags, Recorders, LIne Judges, Scorers, Marksetters


  • From the Signal Boat
  • From the Pin Boat
  • From the Windward Markset
  • From a Spectator Boat with Commentator