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Oakcliff Sailing 
4 South Street
Oyster Bay, NY 11771

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Oakcliff August Grade 4 Clinegatta 

The coach for this clinegatta is Hayden Goodrick

Hayden Goodrick

Regatta August 18 - 19

Clinic August 17

Some teams have had difficulty getting together for 2 days pf clinic so this is a e day clinic and we are hoping all the teams will be able to join us.

Hayden is a graduate and honor board member of the prestigious Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron. He is a 2 time World Match Racing Tour champion and holds 2x Match Racing  World championships. Over the past 6 years Hayden has acquired over 25 international event wins including 3x consecutive congressional cup wins which he holds with longtime team mates Taylor Canfield and Mike Rehe. He is currently the Co founder of US One with Taylor Canfield. And is the current US Match Racing champion. 
A former America’s cup Bowman having sailed with BMW Oracle Racing in the 2007 America’s cup in Valencia, Spain. Hayden spent 6 years with the Oracle program.
Aside from his Match Racing resume, Hayden has done many prestigious offshore events including:
-Sydney to Hobart
-Rolex Giraglia 
-Rolex Fastnet
-Carribean 600
-Transpac Race
-Transatlantic Race 
And has been apart of some of the worlds top Maxi and mini maxi programs, Alpha Romeo/shockwave, Windquest, Pegasus Racing, Konica Minolta and Alegre, Limit and Beau Geste. 
In recent years Hayden has focused his efforts on multi hull sailing having success in both the M32 international circuits and Extreme sailing series on the Foiling GC32’s
Now residing in Vail, Colorado with his family. Hayden continues to compete on the international circuits, with his sights set on another World Match Racing Championship title this October in China. 

The one Day Clinic is included in the entry fee for invited skippers and crew. Independant sailors maybe accepted for the Clinic by registering below. Frequently teams are missing a team member or two and this is an exeptional way to sail with some top level teams and learn from your team mates and our coach. 

The Clinegatta foramt is an wonderful way to work on your teamwork and hone your skills against top notch competiton and  an opportunity to race in the Swedish Match 40s, the boats used for the Oakcliff International and the Thompson Cup both part of the Grand Slam Series for 2018. The event will not only be thrilling for each team, but also very useful to teams trying to make it into the next tier of match racing. 

Priority will be granted to skippers that have at least one season of prior match racing experience and based on the World Sailing Match Racing Ranking List. Special consideration will be given to collegiate and women’s teams in addition to teams traveling a distance of more than 500 kilometers. Please send your reguest for invitation at least one month prior to the event.

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Deadline July 1. Competitors may enter and pay their entry and deposit fees after receiving an invitation to this event.


Oakcliff Sailing has some of the best volunteers around. If you would like to join the team for the Clinegatta,  please register below and indicate your interest. Volunteers a get front row seat to the action. Choose from housing, hospitality, race committee, umpire assistance and more. Once registered, the Oakcliff staff will contact you shortly to confirm your request and participation.