We have been consulting the Israeli 470 team of Gil Cohen since 2013. The challenges were mainly communicational with the variety of stakeholders. A part of our work was mental preparation and weather analysis during events which yielded a win at the 2021 mixed 470 worlds.
Any national team will benefit if the federation takes an active role in supporting development sailors. The jump from development to senior is always large and a trial for the sailors, so that to be in the system with a continuity of coaching methods and systems is a big advantage for the younger sailor.