January 2010 Meeting information

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January 2010 Meeting information

Post by Mildred Rose » Tue Jan 05, 2010 8:27 am

January NE-TS Meeting

Where: Nashua Country club (directions below)
When: January 30, 2010 11:00-4:00

  • off the NCC luncheon menu
  • Payment – cash, check or credit card
  • Dress code - no jeans, tee shirts, or caps
  • No outside food (cakes, etc)

Please RSVP to Harry before Jan 25th - hsechman@hesrp.com

The highlights of this meeting will be discussing this years Rendezvous.

Also to be discussed:
  • How to encourage active involvement of other crew members on your boat.

    How to get the First Mate/Admiral to take the helm and make decisions.

    Helping First Mate to understand :
    • rules of the road
    • chart reading
    • compass reading
    • distances to other boats/objects/land masses on the water
    Rethinking your communications between the captain or whoever is at the helm, and crew members.

    How to practice manuevers:
    • Man over board
    • picking up a mooring
    • dropping an anchor
    • coming up to a dock
    How to do these manuevers when your engine dies.

    Getting someone from the water back on board.

    dinghy evaluation:
    • pros and cons of various dinghies and life rafts. (Jack to present?)
11:00 Arrive and greet
12:00 Meeting starts
4:00 Meeting ends

Address: 25 Fairway Street, Nashua NH

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