JSA of LIS Midwinter Meeting March 10 at Larchmont YC

Share junior sailing program management ideas at the JSA of LIS Midwinter Meeting on Saturday March 10 at Larchmont Yacht Club.
– Doors open at 0815 with coffee/tea and bagels.
– The meeting from 0845 to 1230 is free to all who register in advance.
– Register online at this link, or simply email the JSA office. Include the names of the morning attendees from your club, and list who will stay for an optional lunch after the meeting (prepaid: $25 for JSA members or $30 non-JSA attendees).

The detailed agenda, with all speakers, may be viewed at this link. A short introduction about JSA initiatives in 2018 will be followed by junior program management topics, including:
-Safety & risk management practices and training for sailing programs;
-US Sailing’s model for youth sailing development;
-JSA’s new Roster & Regatta Registration system;
-Knowledge takeaways from the recent US Sailing Leadership Forum, including the Prosser Award for excellence in sailing instruction received by the junior program at Seawanhaka Corinthian YC;
-Role of the RS Feva class in junior sailing programs;
-Share ideas with neighboring program leaders during lunch after the meeting.

Club representatives are all welcome, including Flag Officers, Junior Program Delegates, Chairs, Sailing Committees, Program Directors and Head Instructors. If you are an experienced program leader, bring along a new member from your junior committee or an enthusiastic parent volunteer to spread knowledge within your club’s junior program leadership. An important benefit of coming to this meeting is the people you will rub shoulders with during breaks, or find yourself sitting next to during the optional lunch that follows the meeting.