Univela Sailing International, the organisers of the 2017 European Laser 4.7 announces the opening of the registration process of the INTERNATIONAL LASER 4.7 CLINIC that will be held in the same venue, sailing area and using the same infrastructure that will be used in the European Championships from the 13th to 15th April.
Alejandro Abascal "Jane" (GOLD MEDALIST in FD in 1980) and coach of more than 10 Olympic medalists in several classes will be the conductor and coach of the Clinic. Alejandro has also been the head coach and Olympic Director of the Royal Spanish Sailing Federation for more than 20 years. He will be assisted by experienced international coaches in Laser class.
The clinic will consist in several very specialised areas and workshops with teorical classes, on the water practising (mainly) and tactical issues accompanied by video support and a daily debriefing meeting
On the 12th April an intensive pre clinic day has been also scheduled for those participants who seeks to improve their level quickly or to test their level
The Regatta Sailing Instructions have been published today. You can read them or download HERE:
Photographer Thom Touw (BEL) and Community Manager Agustin Arguelles (ARG) will assist to the Championships and will help the promotion of the event.
Thanks to Thom and Agustin the event will have an extra value and the 333 Lasers (101 girls and 232 boys) and 65 coaches registered - at the closing process - will enjoy their work.
Under the work of coach Benjamin Wempe, the team composed of 4 boys and a girl sailed in the waters of the Mar Menor intensely and participated in a local race together with the 4.7 team of "Club Náutico Mar Menor de Los Alcázares”.