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Offshore Preparation Seminar

The Offshore Preparation Seminar is for skippers and crew (race and return delivery) of boats planning to do the 2020 or future Vic-Maui's.  This is a one day seminar with multiple topic-specialist presenters.  The format is interactive and there will be time and opportunity to connect with specific presenters on your areas of interest.  



  • Offshore Special Regulations - Event Requirements
  • Sails and Sail Maintenance
  • Rigging
  • Emergency Steering
  • Crew Development
  • Provisioning
  • Shore Crew & Logistics

  • Offshore First Aid - see the separate class for this topic
  • Offshore Weather & Routing - see the separate class for this topic
  • Offshore Personal Survival - see the separate class for this topic

  • The seminar (8:30 am - 5:00 pm) will be followed by an informal, no-host reception (5:00 - 7:00 pm)



  • Early bird registration is $80.00 per person.  
  • Regular registration is $100.00 per person.  

  • Prices are in Canadian dollars.  GST (5%) will be added.  Coffee/tea and lunch is included.  


Terms and Conditions:

  • More than 3 days before the event start date, you may transfer your registration to another qualified person, provided that you have notified the organizers by email to events@vicmaui.org and received an transfer approval email.  

  • More than 7 days before the event start date, registrations are cancellable and refundable; a 20% administration fee will be applied.  

  • 7 or less days from the event start date, registrations are non-cancellable and non-refundable.  


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Any questions? 

Email events@vicmaui.org 


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