December 3rd from 12:30-17:30 

Berkeley Yacht Club

Registration Fee: $25 ($15 via zoom, click here)

Our first seminar will focus on logistical aspects of preparing for the Pacific Cup. We have a slate of marine professionals, 

seasoned racers and other experts who will present and answer questions on topics such as

  • Welcome and Introduction        12:30
  • Offshore Rigging    Scott Easom    12:45
  • Electrical    Eric Steinberg    13:30
  • Communications Gear    Eric Steinberg and Michael Moradzadeh    14:15
  • Coffee Social    14:30
  • Inspections and the PCER    Jim Quanci    14:45
  • Boat Weighing and Ratings    Buzz Blackett    15:15
  • Container Logistics    Katie Cornetta    15:30
  • Coffee Social    15:45
  • TBA        16:00
  • Offshore Sail Selection    Seadon Wijsen    16:30
  • Wrap Up and Surveys        17:15
  • Social Hour @ BYC Bar!

Presenters will reserve time for audience questions, and a social mixer will follow the seminar (one drink ticket included for each admission).


Please enter the number of admissions you are getting today and the names of the attendees. If you're associated with a Pac Cup 2024 entry, pick that boat out of the list, too!

  • Participants

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