A Club Race Officer Course was held at MHYC on 24 & 25 October. Aimed at educating people who wish to become involved with officiating in sailinmg, the course was led by Club PRO Phil Yeomans with assistance from Sailing Manager David Staley. Race Officers play an important role within sailing, conducting racing at clubs, and enabling organised participation and competition. Eleven club members participated along with three volunteers from other clubs.
MHYC is also hosting a half-day Australian Sailing Club Judge Seminar on Sunday 12 November from 9:00am to 1:30pm. The seminar will be led by Erika Kirby. Judges play an important role within sailing ensuring on water adherence with particular rules and also in their capacity as members of protest committees to settle disputes off the water. Seminar enrolment is $65 and includes an Australian Sailing badged Zhik dry long sleeved polo shirt for participants once accredited.
To register for the Club Judge Seminar – click here