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As an avid one-design sailor, we want you to know about the many presentations, breakout sessions and other learning opportunities at US SAILING's 2011 One-Design Symposium at the Bay Head Yacht Club in Bay Head, N.J. on November 12-13.
Learn and Share with the Best at
US SAILING's 2011 One-Design Symposium
US SAILING's 2011 One-Design Symposium, presented by Gowrie Group, is the premier event for one-design class racers. This event brings together one-design leaders, racing icons and industry experts in our sport for a great exchange of ideas and information. This year's keynote speakers include:

• US SAILING President Gary Jobson
• Multiple one-design class champion Greg Fisher
• North Sails Manager Nick Turney
• Olympian Carol Cronin
• Melges, J/22 & 24 PRO Hank Stuart
• ISAF Measurer David Sprague
• Star & Snipe photographer Fried Elliott

More than 25 panel discussions, workshops and breakout sessions are planned including two days of Go Fast Workshops. Learn from industry experts and class champions on how to get around the course faster. Topics include:

• Sail trim, racing tactics and strategy, rig tuning and more
• Tricks of the Trade: Boat maintenance
• PRO's & Classes Working Together to Create Great Regattas & Increase Participation - Hank Stuart, PROs and class leaders
• What Makes Classes Strong? - Greg Fisher and a panel of class leaders
• Manage Your Image in Class Marketing & Media - Fried Elliott
• Town Hall Forum: What Can US SAILING Do For One-Design? - Jack Gierhart
• Lightning Boat Grant Program - Laura Jeffers & Justin Coplan
• Keeping Your Class on an Even Keel: Financial Turnaround & Foundations - Charles Buffington
• Insurance Myths Dispelled: Making Smart Decisions - Sarah Davidson, Gowrie Group
• One Day Race Management Seminar - Friday, Nov. 11 at BHYC (extra fee)

Learn more about these keynote speakers and their presentations.

REGISTER: The $150 ($195 for non-members of US SAILING) registration fee includes the ODSS notebook, over 25 presentations, panel discussions & workshops, plus two cocktail parties, two lunches, morning coffee and access to Saturday evening's awards dinner with keynote speaker Gary Jobson. Extra tickets for Saturday cocktails, dinner and presentation may be purchased for $60 per person.

BONUS!  All US SAILING members attending will receive a free copy of Dave Perry's Understanding the Racing Rules of Sailing and Winning in One-Designs.

Register online today
Visit the event website 
Preliminary Agenda 
Travel & Accommodations

Questions? Email or call 1-401-683-0800 x650.

US SAILING One-Design Awards will be presented at the Symposium. Know someone deserving?  Make a nomination before October 15.

Please forward this message to your sailing friends. Thank you.

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