RS Sailing
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Romsey Hampshire SO51 9DQ
01794 526760
RS Sailing
Premier Way, Abbey Park
Romsey Hampshire SO51 9DQ
01794 526760

Regional MNA Support Program

May 9, 2019
RS Aero Trials

RS Aero Regional MNA Support Proposal

Targeted at regions / nations with limited resources & smaller sailing programmes 

 

Transition support fund

Grant funding

  • US $800,000 for MNA support over the next 2 Olympic cycles
  • Awarded for: RS Aero boat/equipment purchase –  charter fees – training camps & travel

 

Grant allocation administered by a specialist committee 

  • 2 x members of Development & Regions committee (tbc)
  • MNA Rep
  • RS Aero Class Rep
  • RS Sailing Rep

 

Grants awarded Quarterly 

  • US $25,000 per quarter

 

Charter boat sales 

  • Emerging nations to be given priority opportunity to purchase charter boats
  • Favourable pricing / equipment cost reduction

 

Coaches training – in regions

  • Specialised training for coaches on RS Aero equipment and technique
  • Courses to be run in each relevant world region
  • Delivered by expert RS Aero coaches
  • Low cost – to cover RS Aero coach travel & accomodation only
  • Other costs paid by RS Sailing & RS Aero Class Association
  • Mentor program – remote coaches allocated ongoing support contact at RS Aero Association

 

Sailor Coaching – in regions

  • Specalised training on RS Aero equipment and technique
  • Courses run in all world regions
  • Delivered by experienced RS Aero coaches
  • Low cost –travel & accommodation only
  • Other costs paid by RS Sailing & RS Aero Class Association

 

Charter boat provision at Coaching Events

  • Minimise cost and footprint of participation for coaches and sailors
  • Charter boats for sale to local MNA / sailors following these events

 

Charter Boat Availability at Major Racing Events 

  • First option for sailors from emerging nations
  • Opportunity to start racing and learning alongside other top sailors
  • Events to be defined by WS & RS Aero Class

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