Regatta Chair & Race Committee Training Classes - August 17, 2024

An introduction to race committee volunteering takes place in the DIYC regatta classroom on Saturday, August 17th, from 0900 – 1100. The class takes beginners through basic race committee concepts such as types of boats and racing, the purpose and duties of the race committee, equipment, and jobs of the race committee, and what to expect out on the water. We will provide an overview of race committee functions for those who are interested in learning more. If you are a race committee newbie, race committee chair, race management instructor, yacht club leader, or just someone who is interested, you’re invited to attend this presentation.


How to run a regatta: The good, the bad, and the best practices. If you are thinking about taking on the role of regatta chair or just want to know more about what goes into running a regatta, this class is for you! Saturday, August 17th from 1200 – 1400 in the DIYC regatta classroom. Presented by Kat Malone. Please bring your laptops as this is a working meeting.


Please let Kat Malone know that you will be attending either session by emailing


Race Committee Training - 0900-1100

Regatta Chair Training - 1200-1400