CD Sails Academy April 2-4
3 days training before Lake Garda Meeting
Our Academy editions are organized in 3 but very intense days. Our aim is to bring together and offer to sailors the group of TOP coaches ,experts and technicians in the Optimist class allowing to bring your skills to the next level . We carefully select our coaches to create the successful and efficient combination of various experiences, approaches and methods and assure that you get out the maximum result of these 3 days with us.
Medium and High level with racing experience
3 Academy days before
41° Lake Garda Meeting Optimist (Fraglia Vela Riva, Italy 5-9.05)
with Pavlo Dontsov, Paolo Mariotti, Claudio Demartis,
More guest coaches can be added closer to date.
The training is organized in Campione Univela Hostel in Via Riccardo Cozzaglio 1, 25010 Campione del Garda, Italy www.campioneunivela.it
Surrounded by trees and mountains on Lake Garda's shores, around 5km. from Limone sul Garda, with a private beach, equipment and structure for the water sports. The rooms feature a balcony with mountain or lake views, TV, air conditioning, internet and private bathroom.
Participants will have a large green area and dedicated areas to keep the equipment.
Campione Univela has numerous rooms and apartments available for sailors and their families/coaches/accompanying adults.
Sailors that are participating in CD Sails clinic will have the possibility to book their stay with special discount code (code will be shared directly from CD sails to the participants of Academy).
Discount applied for accommodation for CD Sails academy participants will be 15%
We will organize a lunch on the shore or pocket lunch.
The meals out of academy hours ( breakfast and dinner) should be organized independently.
Coaches & Experts:
Pavlo Dontsov: Internationally recognized Optimist coach of Ukraine team and one of the last year’s most titled sailor Sviatoslav Madonich. During the last year Pavlo team has taken the highest podiums and victories in all the most important international regattas.
Paolo Mariotti: One of the most known Italian coaches, has been working with many talented world level sailors including Adriano Quan Cardi - Optimist European Champion.
Claudio Demartis: Owner of CD Sails, founder of Olimpic Sails. Sailor of many successes at a national and international level, winner of 3 world championships. Sail making experience of more than 40 years, vast technical knowledge of Optimist sailing equipment
We will give solutions of how to plan, prepare, manage and finish the regatta carrying out the maximum performance.
The trainings will be held in the Lake Garda Meeting racing area, helping sailors to prepare for this unique and crazy Optimist regatta- huge amount of participants, difficult starts, tricky conditions of Garda lake.
Some of the topics are: problematics of the starts, planning and execution of the race strategy, improvement of the technical level, work on the manoeuvres, simulation of starts, plan and defend your start position, race simulations, video analysis with targeted feedback. We pay an important attention also to the choice and work with the sailing equipment - set up, regulation, testing according to each sailor characteristics as an important part of the sailor's performance.
2.04 09:00 - 19:00
3.04 - 4.04 08:00 - 19:00
Each training day consists of trainings in water (approx.70%) and the classroom lessons( approx.30%).
Depending on weather conditions we plan to have:
- 2 water sessions (morning session - re-entering for lunch in the mid-day when wind is usually low- afternoon session- debriefing)
-1 long water session with pocket lunch - debriefing
The work is usually divided in 2 or maximum 3 groups depending on the sailor level. Each group will work with all coaches.
Optimist charter boats:
Fully equipped charter boats are available for our events with cost of 45 Eur per day.
390 Eur + VAT 22% (if applicable) for the event of 3 days.
Regatta coaching is available on request.
After we have confirmed your participation, we will share the invoice with the payment details.
- All boats must have a valid insurance and medical certificate.
- After clinic is finished ( around 19:00) , sailor should organize independently for dinner and time of evening hours with his reference adult.
For booking & more details:
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