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Nov 11, 2019 |
Racing, Archive (2008 - 2022),  |

Testing, testing

Looking back it seems a long time ago I won the Apprentice Masters Worlds in Holland and you may be surprised to read that I was not completely happy with my performance. Lack of practice in light areas showed and it is definitely something I need to work on. Read more...

Masters Worlds 2020

Over the winter I will be testing kit. Both on the boat and on me. Olympic sailing is about getting every single fraction of a percentage advantage and there is no doubt in my mind the new Allen block is a superior block. After being recommended it by Southeast Sailboats I have been doing extensive testing at WPNSA.

The conditions for the 2020 Worlds in Melbourne will be very different to this year’s Worlds. So next month I will start testing my warm weather gear as supplied by Neil Pryde Sailing to ensure that I am completely comfortable with the conditions.


Jon Emmett has over 20 years of coaching experience from grass roots to Olympic Gold.