Hein and Claflin training on Lake Erie

Sailing World Cup Miami Preparations

Constantly training to be at our best for the Sailing World Cup Regatta in Miami Competing against the best athletes in the world at the Sailing World Cup regattas means that there is no margin of error. You have to be ready to execute flawlessly, without thinking or questioning yourself or your teammate. You must…

Jimmy Spithill and David at a Fundraiser

Ties to Campaign Fundraising

It is time to look at our Ties to Campaign Fundraising and how we are making it happen.     When it comes to funding and Olympic Sailing Campaign, you have to understand the nature of expenses and how training, competitive advantage and results are tied to the ability of a team to meet their…

David and Jimmy Spithill

LYC Youth Sailing Foundation Dinner with Jimmy Spithill

This week I attended the LYC Youth Sailing Foundation dinner with Jimmy Spithill. When people who are into sailing hear the name Jimmy Spithill today they immediately think of the greatest comeback in all of sports history when he won the 34th America’s Cup regatta after coming from behind 8 races to 1 in a…

17 year old David Hein

David Hein is featured in FLVS Monthly Newsletter

David Hein is a full time high school student working towards academic excellence while focused on winning olympic Gold.   David lives an active and busy life for a high school senior. ┬áTraining for the 2016 Olympics is a full-time commitment and requires constant focus, hard work and often requires difficult decisions about life, schedules,…