Racing Sail Trim

Saturday, January 19, 2019, 9 a.m. to Noon
Come Join us at CCYC on Saturday January 19th as Guest Speaker Andy Camarda
kicks of the 2019 free winter seminar series. Everyone is welcome, from any fleet, and any club!
Coffee and Breakfast Treats will be provided.  Please RSVP to
Steve Fink  
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Medical Emergencies Aboard

Saturday, February 23, 2019, 9 a.m. to Noon
Come join us at CCYC on Saturday February 23rd as our Free Winter Series continues
Shelly Galligan will Talk About Medical Emergencies Aboard
And Matt Gallagher will discuss changes to the Mac Safety Rules 
Everyone is welcome, from any fleet, and any club!
Coffee and Breakfast Treats will be provided.  Please RSVP to Steve Fink  
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LMPHRF Racing Demystified

Saturday, February 23, 2019, 1 p.m

Presented by Bob Warnecke, LMPHRF - Chief Handicapper 

Topics to include:
- How to apply or renew a 2019 LMPHRF certificate (new online system) 
- How is your rating derived
- What are the ramifications to your rating if you modify your sails/rig/ rudder/keel, etc.
- How to appeal your LMPHRF rating 
- Question and answer segment.
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Racing Rules of Sailing

Saturday, March 16, 9am to Noon
Come join us at CCYC on Saturday March 16th for our 3rd and final Free 2019 Winter Series Seminars!

Guest speaker Ted Jones, expert in the RRS, Race Judge, and Chief Judge for CASRA, will be in the house to review the rules in getting around the race course, whether you are a casual or experienced sailor. John Madey and Marco Heuer from RailMeets will also be presenting on their crew management program to help get you and your crew organized for the coming season.
Everyone is welcome, from any fleet, and any club!

Coffee and Breakfast Treats will be provided.  Please RSVP to Steve Fink 

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CPR/AED/First Aid  - FULL

Sunday April 14, 2019, 9am - 1pm

Due to Popular Demand, Captain Fred Swastek of USMA Chicago is offering a 2nd CPR/AED/First Aid certification course this spring!
This course is open to all and we encourage you to consider empowering yourself to potentially save a life! For our MAC racers, please consider designating at least one of your crew to attend and get certified. 
The cost is $50 per person and the certification is good for (2) years. 
The class size is limited to 25 persons and will be offered via RSVP only.
Please RSVP to Theresa Benjamin at: theresa@benjaminlaw.com
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Inflatable PFD Clinic - FULL

Sunday April 28, 2019 2pm - 5 pm
Come join Phil Pollard and Nick Fugate of Crowley's Yacht Yard as they host a PFD Clinic.
We invite all Chicago area boaters to please bring their life jacket(s) to learn valuable hands-on skills on how to properly care for your PFD.  Phil and Nick will cover how to repack your pfd, change a cartridge, maintain them, when that maintenance should be done, get product recall updates and get information about when a life jacket needs to be replaced.  Industry experts from Crowley’s, Mustang, Spinlock and Crewsaver will also be present during this seminar to answer your questions.  The clinic size is limited to 50 persons, and will be offered via RSVP only.
Please RSVP to Chris Garbacz  at: corinthianuniversity@corinthian.org
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CPR/AED/First Aid -FULL

Sunday May 5, 2019, 2pm - 6pm

Captain Fred Swastek of USMA Chicago is offering a CPR/AED/First Aid certification course
This course is open to all and we encourage you to consider empowering yourself to potentially save a life! For our MAC racers, please consider designating at least one of your crew to attend and get certified. 
The cost is $50 per person and the certification is good for (2) years. 
The class size is limited to 25 persons and will be offered via RSVP only.

Please RSVP to Theresa Benjamin at: theresa@benjaminlaw.com
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CPR/AED/First Aid - 3rd Session Added!

Monday May 13, 2019, 7p - 10p

Due to Incredible Demand, we have ADDED  a 3rd Session!

Captain Fred Swastek of USMA Chicago is offering a  3rd CPR/AED/First Aid certification.
This course is open to all and we encourage you to consider empowering yourself to potentially save a life! For our MAC racers, please consider designating at least one of your crew to attend and get certified. 
The cost is $50 per person and the certification is good for (2) years. 
The class size is limited to 25 persons and will be offered via RSVP only.
Please RSVP to Theresa Benjamin at
: theresa@benjaminlaw.com
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Inflatable PFD Clinic

Saturday June 15, 2019,  9am - 12pm

Due to Incredible Demand, we have ADDED  a 2nd Session!

Come join Phil Pollard, Nick Fugate, and Greg Gills  of Crowley's Yacht Yard as they host a FREE Inflatable PFD Clinic. This program is for any kind of boater wanting to know more about inflatable PFD's! Phil will discuss the fundamental differences between the types of arming systems, ISO and USCG approval ratings, when proper maintenance should be performed, how best to store PFD’s when not in use, when a life jacket should be replaced, and more!   We invite all attendees to please bring along their life jacket(s) to learn valuable hands-on skills on how to properly inspect, re-arm, and re-pack their life jacket(s). The clinic size is limited to 50 persons, and will be offered via RSVP only. This is a FREE Seminar
Please RSVP to Chris Garbacz  at:
corinthianuniversity@corinthian.org
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