Our 15th Annual Youth Sailing Leadership Symposium & Coaches Clinic was held Saturday, January 28 at Corinthian Yacht Club of Seattle.
We would like to thank all of our guest speakers, attendees and volunteers!
Below is the schedule of events from this year's symposium. Presentation materials are available here
|9:30-9:45||Welcome & introductions (Dick, Haley, Sarah)||upstairs|
|9:45-10:30||Looking backward, moving forward (Andrew Nelson)||upstairs|
|Coaching (downstairs)||Program management (upstairs)|
|Tips for making the racing rules easier for students (Dick Rose)||Big fundraising (Joan Storkman, Niko Twilla, Ashley Nelson)|
|Techscore tutorial (Shawn O'Connor)||Place-based learning: Strategies for developing school partnerships (Sara Welsh)|
|12:30-1:15||Networking lunch||Networking lunch|
|Singlehanded jr racing: Performance, rigging, & coaching techniques (Cam Hoard)||Board structures & best practices (Multiple organizations)|
|Coaching best practices from the IOC (Sarah Hanavan)||How to run a successful regatta (Rusty & Haley Lhamon)|
|Notes from a NW youth sailing alum (Stasi Burzycki)||Zero to hero: How to build a successful youth sailing program (Ashley Nelson & Sarah Hanavan)|
|4:30-5:15||Coaching discussion||Program management discussion|
|5:15-6:30||Featured speaker Brady Sih & dinner||upstairs||Featured speaker Brady Sih & dinner|
Questions? Contact Haley Lhamon at email@example.com