Vacancy: Coach Finn class NED

Vacancy: Coach Finn class NED

The Royal Dutch Yachting Association is looking to recruit a full time coach for the Finn class with our sailor Nicholas Heiner towards the 2020 Olympics. As a former Laser World Champion, Nicholas has made a successful switch to the Finn, finishing 3rd in his first Worlds this year. The goal of this campaign is to win a medal at the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games.

We believe that Olympic campaigns can only be successful with 100 % commitment of sailor and coach. We are looking for a world class coach with a proven track record in Olympic sailing (not necessarily in the Finn). He or she should:
- have the level to train and coach Nicholas towards the above goal
- have a clear philosophy how to achieve this goal
- be willing to invest all the time and effort needed
- be able to cooperate with the Headcoach, S&C coach, and a team of experts

Conditions and salary will be market corresponding depending knowledge, experience and track record.

Highly motivated individuals that fit the required profile, please send your application, including Curriculum Vitae, before November 7th – to:
For further inquiries contact Jaap Zielhuis, Headcoach NED Olympic Sailing Team (+31 6 48251380)

Watersportverbond (The Royal Dutch Yachting Association) unites more than 400 regional clubs, representing more than 85.000 members. The headquarter is located, together with 4 other federations in Utrecht. The Topsport (elite) programs for sailing and windsurfing run from the International training Centre in Scheveningen, The Hague.