Lecture on Wind and Weather 7/24/15 at 6pm

Chris Bedford, CCM on Wind and Weather

How to improve your race results using weather to your competitive advantage

Friday, July 24 at SIYC, 6 -7 pm

Q & A following

Tips on:

Ø  Clouds and wind

Ø  How to predict wind on race day

Ø  How to forecast winds with weather models

Chris Bedford, founder of Sailing Weather Service, is known worldwide for his expertise in marine and coastal meteorology.  His company provides customized weather solutions to some of the world’s leading competitive sailing teams and events. A veteran of 9 America’s Cup cycles, Chris has also worked with 5 Volvo Ocean Race/Whitbread teams, 4 US Sailing Team campaigns and numerous adventure sailors.  Chris is acclaimed for his straightforward and practical approach to using weather knowledge as a competitive advantage.