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.  Training for the 2016 Olympics is a full-time commitment and requires constant focus, hard work and often requires difficult decisions about life, schedules,…

Cleveland Yachting Club

I began sailing when I was 8 years old at the Cleveland Yachting Club in Rocky River, Ohio.  The club has a summer long sail camp where members from the age of 8 – 18 learn the essentials of sailing, water skiing, kayaking and more while experiencing life on Lake Erie. I was fortunate that when…

Featured in USODA Sailing Newsletter

Over the past year communication from the Nation’s Optimist class has gone extreme!  With their new Editor for OptiNews and all class communications, Betsy Altman the level of information and value of content has skyrocketed and is now (in my opinion) one of the best sailing information sources available. In the issue of their email…