Team Building Program
Match Racing is a race between two identical boats, going head to head that was initially inspired by the America’s Cup, before becoming a sport discipline by itself.
This product is ideal for groups of 20 people (or less) who want a challenging activity.
A very dynamic program for
– Cohesion between employees,
– Team building,
– Stress management,
– Half day or One day,
– Banana course,
– Short and dynamic runs,
– Crew of 8 to 10 people,
– Supervision and coaching of teams by qualified instructors.
MATCH RACE RULES:
Fundamental rules :
– 2 similar sailboats and a safety boat will be required for the refereeing.
– Safety: Assistance to people or boats in danger
– Fair navigation: A boat may be disqualified according to this rule.
– Acceptance of the rules.
– Decision to sail: A priority boat must give to the other boat the space and time to manoeuvre.
Program Suggestion :
Profiling of all participants, weather forecast analysis and instructions, information on general security and safety rules.
Welcome and BOARDING of all participants
The intent is to inform, reasure, cheer up the group and above all create comfort and confidence before boarding.
THEORY & DISCOVERY
The idea is to create interest, stimulate curiosity and have everybody involved in understanding how MATCH RACING works points of strength, potential difficulties, rules of circling and also give information about navigations priorities.
DEPARTURE AT SEA
Roles assignment on board and manoeuvres training.
Countdown, radio signal and departure.
Several short races allowing crews to challenge each other to determine the winner.
BREAK & REFRESHMENT
Depending on your schedule we can add to the program a swim break, lunch on board or at one of the many beach restaurants, can be arranged.
back at the Harbour and Awarding
Awarding of prizes to the winners. A cocktail or snack can be arranged to celebrate and complete the event.