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2016 ISAF World Cup Miami

For never sailing together, David and Arielle’s personalities seem to really match up out on the water. After the first day, they placed 39, 41 and 33 which is pretty good for sailing together for the first time. They were still having some issues with the port daggerboard. Day two of the regatta was David’s…

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Practice before ISAF World Cup Miami 2016

David Hein and Arielle Darrow team up for the first time before the ISAF World Cup in Miami, FL. They were able to connect through mutual F18 sailors before the event started. Arielle just came from a first place finish in Islamorada for the F18 Midwinters. After a nice flight, they set on their adventure…

olympic Sailing Sponsorship

Moving Into Olympic Trials With Strong Sponsorship Potential

We are moving full-steam towards the Olympic Sailing Trials and have some tremendous sponsorship opportunities for your company right now! After 1,482 days of dedicated focus on becoming an Olympic sailor for the United States in the 2016 Rio Games, we are now in the final stretch of our journey to realizing the success of…

From Orange Bowl Regatta to NACRA 17 at ISAF World Cup REgattas

It’s Orange Bowl Regatta Time of Year

It’s that time of year where everyone is getting excited about the Orange Bowl Regatta and spending the end of the year in Miami! My first time sailing in Miami was my first OB regatta.  I was only 9 years old and sailing in the green fleet in the Optimist class. Being from Cleveland, Ohio…

David Hein Under A Microscope

My Life Under A Microscope

Some People Ask Me Why I Live My Life Under A Microscope I have been asked my some people why I am sailing an Olympic campaign when it means that the life I live is under a microscope and my answer is always the same. I am engaged in this campaign because I am driven to…

Olympic Sailing on NACRA17

Major Exposure for Sponsors of Team FollowMeToRio

People often wonder how much exposure they can get as sponsors of an Olympic sailing campaign The main motivation of anyone who supports an Olympic campaign is to help the athlete focus their time, energy and attention on training to be the best they can be as they work towards becoming and Olympic champion. That…

Focused on Rio 2016

The Idea of My 2015 Summer Club Tour

Summer is here and the time is right… Okay, I may have stolen that line from a song but still it rings true right now for me. This is the last hot season before the USA Olympic sailing trials and the teams in the NACRA 17 are following diverse training programs. Some of the teams…