ADULT PROGRAM DIRECTOR The Annapolis Yacht Club’s leadership recognizes that a strong Junior Sailing Program and has set goals to offer our Adult members a program of the same caliber. We are looking for an individual with a strong background in keelboat … [Read More...]
Sail1Design is pleased to introduce Jeff Doubek, our newest Airwaves writer and team member!
Jeff is an accomplished Marketing Consultant, native Midwesterner, and the former Executive Director of the Geneva Lake Sailing School (WI). He is committed to … [Read More...]
Olivia Constants lost her life in a tragic sailing accident four years ago here in Annapolis, at the age of 14. As painful as that day was for her family, friends, and the entire sailing community, Olivia’s larger than life personality lives on today. Olivia … [Read More...]
By Tyler Colvin
Sailing is a sport often associated with the privileged, so the rags-to-riches story line seems out of place. While this may not be a nothing-to-everything story, it is, one of perseverance and dedication to a craft. This dedication … [Read More...]
By Jeff Doubek
As a young sailor, literally wet behind the ears, my first lesson came the hard way: Learn your boat’s language.
This happened one fateful day when my skipper said “Here we go!” and turned over the helm, leaving me pinned behind the jib. … [Read More...]
By Jeff Doubek (optimist/Submarine photo courtesy of our friends at Sailing Anarchy)
Three quick stories, one solid lesson:
Story 1: Dad who rigged his son’s Opti every morning.
I’m the first to admit, setting up an International Optimist Dinghy … [Read More...]
The Free State Team Race is right around the corner! Check it out!!!
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By Andrew Kerr
While racing in the Round Block Island Race with a J122 team recently, we saw the value of an outside Jibe when it was blowing 25 to 33 knots plus with big waves. The wind built steadily and a required a jibe at the corner of the Island in a … [Read More...]
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June 23, 2015
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COLLEGE SAILING ANNOUNCES 2014-15 ALL-AMERICAN TEAM IN AWARDS SHOW
NEWPORT, R.I. (June 23, 2015) – In an online … [Read More...]
June 22, 2015, Annapolis, MD - Sail1Design is pleased to announce that our integrated, free, by-owner Classified Marketplace has been chosen by both the US Optimist Class Association, and the US Club 420 Class Association, to be the official marketplace and … [Read More...]
By Craig Thompson - Eleven teams made their way to the first Region 1 regatta of the season. The Wickford Regatta takes place annually at the start of the season and never disappoints with great sailing, great race management, and great food. This year, the … [Read More...]
This past weekend, Severn Sailing Association & the Annapolis Vanguard 15 fleet hosted the 2015 Mid-Atlantic Championship. In years past, one would expect V-15’s to arrive en masse, on car tops, on trailers, all filled with college-age & post-college … [Read More...]
NEWPORT, R.I. (June 4, 2015) – At an awards ceremony following racing for the Gill Coed National Championship at the Sail Newport Waterfront Center at Fort Adams and New York Yacht Club, the honors for the Marlow Ropes College Sailor of the Year, Robert H. … [Read More...]
The Edgartown Yacht Club’s Twelve Metre Regatta for Classic Vintage, Classic Traditional, Modern and Grand Prix Twelve Metre Class Yachts will be held in the waters off Edgartown, Massachusetts on the island of Martha’s Vineyard[...]