National Validation Program Events

 

Event #1: Newport Beach, California (Orange Coast College School of Sailing and Seamanship)

 

Training Day
Training Day

Training day in Newport Beach, California during the 1st SAIL NVP session hosted by the Orange Coast College School of Sailing and Seamanship.

Training Day continued...
Training Day continued...

Training day apart of the 1st SAIL NVP session in Newport Beach, CA hosted by the Orange Coast College School of Sailing and Seamanship.

Dinghy Single Line Tow
Dinghy Single Line Tow

During the first SAIL NVP session, a dinghy carries out a single line tow in beautiful Newport Beach, California.

Training Day
Training Day

Training day in Newport Beach, California during the 1st SAIL NVP session hosted by the Orange Coast College School of Sailing and Seamanship.

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Event #2: Miami, Florida (Shake A Leg-Miami)

 

Briefing the Team
Briefing the Team

The second SAIL NVP team is briefed during a training session in Miami, Florida.

Shake-a-Leg Validation Team
Shake-a-Leg Validation Team

The Shake-a-Leg Validation Team meets for a group photo in Miami, Florida (March 14-19, 2016).

Sailing Dinghy and Powerboats
Sailing Dinghy and Powerboats

Data collectors in powerboats follow the sailing dinghy as it completes On-Water tasks in Miami, Florida.

Briefing the Team
Briefing the Team

The second SAIL NVP team is briefed during a training session in Miami, Florida.

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Event #3: Arapahoe, NC (YMCA Camp Seafarer)

 

Team Briefing Session
Team Briefing Session

In Arapahoe, North Carolina, the SAIL NVP Team is briefed before hitting the water.

Team Training Session
Team Training Session

For the 3rd SAIL NVP Session hosted by YMCA Camp Seafarer in Arapahoe, NC, the team participates in a team activity during the training session.

Data Collectors Give the Signal
Data Collectors Give the Signal

At YMCA Camp Seafarer, data collectors give the signal!

Team Briefing Session
Team Briefing Session

In Arapahoe, North Carolina, the SAIL NVP Team is briefed before hitting the water.

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Event #4: Annapolis, MD (Annapolis Yacht Club)

 

Data Collectors Hold their Position
Data Collectors Hold their Position

Data Collectors hold their position during the SAIL NVP event at the Annapollis Yacht Club (May 20, 2016).

Sailboats under Observation
Sailboats under Observation

Sailboats under observation during the fourth SAIL NVP, hosted by the AYC in Annapolis, MD (May 2016).

Rigging the Sailboat
Rigging the Sailboat

Rigging the sailboat during the Annapolis Yacht Club SAIL NVP event in Maryland (May 2016).

Data Collectors Hold their Position
Data Collectors Hold their Position

Data Collectors hold their position during the SAIL NVP event at the Annapollis Yacht Club (May 20, 2016).

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Event #5: Buffalo, NY (Buffalo Yacht Club)

 

Team Photo at BYC
Team Photo at BYC

At the end of the week in Buffalo, NY the fifth SAIL NVP team gather for a photo at the BYC.

Waiting for the breeze...
Waiting for the breeze...

A sailboat operator waits for a breeze during a BYC Data Collection session in NY.

Capsized Boat
Capsized Boat

Sailboat Operator recovering a capsized boat during data collection session at BYC.

Team Photo at BYC
Team Photo at BYC

At the end of the week in Buffalo, NY the fifth SAIL NVP team gather for a photo at the BYC.

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