2015 CISA Advanced Race Clinic
April 9-12, 2015
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Alamitos Bay Yacht Club, Long Beach, CA



I420 & Radial | Laser, C420 & 29er | Sportsmanship

The clinic fee is $500 per sailor and can only be paid by check payable to CISA.

California International Sailing Association, SEA, Kaenon

Kaenon Polarized


Clinic Director Robbie Dean

I420 - Adam Roberts

420 - Adam Corpuz Lahne, Briana Provancha, Annie Hager

29er - Cameron Biehl, Zack Maxam

Laser/Radial - Sean Kelly, Ryan Minth, Brendan Casey, Claire Dennis, Luke Lawrence

Floating - Ed Baird, Fuzz Spanake, Leandro Spina


Charlie McKee, Fuzz Spanake, Ed Baird

CISA has partnered up with Sailors for the Sea to make the 2015 CISA Clinic a Clean Regatta. Sailors will be expected to use reusable water bottles and filling stations on shore as well as in the coach boats to refill those bottles with to eliminate single use plastic bottles. Coach boats will have bags to collect trash each day. Recycling bins will be located in the boat park and clubhouse and sailors will be asked to monitor the boat park and marina for trash each day.

Alamitos Bay Yacht Club:
7201 East Ocean Blvd., Long Beach, CA 90803

The program will consist of lectures and on-the-water drills including tactics, strategy, sail trim, boatspeed, etc., together with information on what is important for developing a successful Olympic campaign. Coaches utilize daily video footage, archival footage, chalk talks, land demos and on-the-water exercises. A trainer is also brought in to work with the sailors on physical fitness routines and how to train their bodies to perform on the water. Nightly guest speakers and presentations round out the experience by showing the sailors what other avenues of sailing are available to them.

CISA will not arrange for, transport, broker or be responsible for any charters. Invited I420 sailors will be offered a CISA I420 charter which comes with all parts necessary to sail however; participants should plan on bringing a basic toolkit of spare parts, lines, a loos gauge and a tuning guide.

Lasers & radials for charter: contact: or call 562.243.8820

Sailors are responsible for their own transportation to/from the clinic. An attempt will be made to house all out of town sailors with local families. Participants should bring clothes to work out in, we have a personal trainer coming in to work with the sailors and there will be daily high level workouts. Not having appropriate shoes/clothes is not an excuse to miss the workout.

The acceptance list will be posted on/around March 1st. It will be announced on our Facebook and twitter feeds. Sailors must submit the $500 (per sailor) clinic registration fee and all forms (Medical Release, Liability Release and Media Release) by February 5th. Sailors that are selected and decline their spot after March 15th will forfeit half of their clinic fee. Sailors that are selected and decline their sport after April 1st will forfeit their entire clinic fee.

Accepted sailors should plan to fly into Los Angeles International (LAX), Long Beach(LGB) or Santa Ana/Orange County (SNA) on the afternoon of April 8 and fly home after 7pm on April 12. LGB is the closest airport to the clinic venue (Jet Blue is a major carrier into LGB), SNA is close to the housing in Newport Beach and LAX is the furthest away but will likely have the most flight options.

Sailors in the I420 fleet may want to consider arriving on early enough on the 8th to start prepping their boat. Coaches may be available to assist I420 sailors on the 4th. All sailors must be off property by 5pm on the 8th.

2015 CISA NorCal Windsurfing Clinic

June 15-17, 2015

2015 CISAflyer


Location: St. Francis Yacht Club
Date: Monday, June 15 – Wednesday, June 17
Time: 12pm-6pm (Monday), 10am-8pm (Tuesday), 10am-4pm (Wednesday)
Capacity: 15 participants (10 StFYC T293’s Available)
Age: Junior Windsurfer (18 and under or equivalent junior member yacht club standing)
Cost: $250
Housing: May be available upon request

Intermediate/Advanced Windsurfer capable of sailing/racing in SF Bay summer conditions


  • World class instruction over a 3 day period.
  • 10 Techno 293’s (highly encouraged to bring your own RSX, Formula, and/or Slalom gear)
  • Video Debrief
  • CISA Take Home and Clinic Gear
  • Dinner and Debrief Tuesday Night

This clinic is designed to stress technique, sail performance, and racing strategy for advanced windsurfers.

On-the-water support will be provided throughout the week. 3-4 coaches will be present each day. There will be 2 coaches for the entire clinic (Kevin Pritchard and Stephen Bordes) with an additional 1-2 local volunteer coaches per day.

For Registration:

Contact Stephen Bordes
Sailing and Head Windsurfing Coach

AND visit the registration link:

Cash and checks made payable to the St.FYC Junior Program are accepted in addition to member account numbers.