Message In A Bottle From Two Serious Athletes

We are not stuck on an Island but here is our message in a bottle!   You may be the one person who can help. Please support the efforts of David and Jessica as they work every day to break the mould and work to become the worlds next Olympic Champions and bring sailing Gold…

Sunrise at Deering Bay Miami

Olympics, Sailing, Goals, Life and Dreams For the Future

Each and every day I think about the 2016 Olympics in Rio and plan my activities to make sure I will be there! After a long night of homework, I woke up before dawn this morning and went for a bike ride to get my heart beating and to pedal off some of the stress…

South Beach in a storm

Not Exactly Living the South Beach Lifestyle

When most people think of sailing, they think of the South Beach lifestyle and late nights at the clubs. Clubbing, driving hundred thousand dollar cars, cruising the strip in the Art Deco district and hanging out with Fiona and Michael (you get it if you are a fan of Burn Notice) are all great things to…

Jessica Claflin

Learn a Little about Jessica Claflin

  You know Jessica Claflin is a part of the FollowMeToRio campaign, so now is a good time to learn more about her.   At 23 years old, Jessica Claflin dreams of representing the USA in the 2016 Olympics. Jessica doesn’t believe you should simply DREAM BIG, but you should THINK BIG and LIVE BIG. So…

David Hein, Jr.

Get to know David Hein

David Hein has been managing this Olympic Campaign for three years and we thought it was the right time to give you an update/refresher on who he is.   David Hein is a 17 year old athlete who believes that you get out of life exactly what you put into it.  A senior in high…

Olympic Sailing in Miami

Back in Miami for Olympic Sailing

Training for the Olympics is a full time commitment which means we have to sail all winter to achieve our goals. Miami is the best location for winter training when it comes to Olympic Sailing.                                        …

Ready for the Summer Olympics

Staying Focused On The Summer Olympics

The Summer Olympics in Rio will be here in only 673 days and we are focused on Gold.   673 days may seem like a really long time but the reality of it is that the time is passing by fast and in no time at all the Summer Olympics will be upon us and…