Sometimes, competition and conflict come spliced.
So keep this in mind when you get into the room: Every hearing is an opportunity to get better. Honest people often interpret the same incident differently. This is supposed to be fun.
Harken interviews experts US Sailing Area K Regional Judge, Mike Kaspar and US Sailing Racing Rules Committee Chair, Rob Overton for advice to make the best of a spot you don't want to be in...the protest room. Stay tuned for more exclusive interviews.