2013 US Sailing Development Team

At US Sailing’s qualifying regatta for the 2013 ISAF Youth World Championship regatta, America’s top youth sailors gather to compete for the opportunity to represent the country at the worlds #1 youth regatta! This year was my first exposure to the qualifier as it is the first year I am out of an Optimist (which…

Long Month of Training in Clearwater

With the US qualifier for the USAF Youth World Championship happening in Clearwater, Florida I was uniquely supported to be able to spend an extended period of time training in the same waters (all thanks to Robbie and Jill of Red Gear Racing). When we were at the F16 National Championship regatta in Panama City…

New Years Day at the Club

What does every sailor dream about doing the day after a big regatta ends? Getting back on the water to sail again!  Well, that is exactly what I did (again) this year!  Each year Lauderdale Yacht Club hosts a fun day on the water with just a hint of competition thrown in for good measure.…

2012 Orange Bowl Regatta

I have been sailing in the Orange Bowl Regatta in Miami, Florida since I was 9 years old.  It was a little depressing to think that I was not going to be competing as there are no multihulls at this regatta.  You see, Orange Bowl is awesome international competition but it is also THE place…