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Annapolis Yacht Club is Hiring!

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...]

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Sail1Design Welcomes New Team Member Jeff Doubek!

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...]

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2015 Olivia Constants Team Race Invitational

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...]

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Profiles in Pro Sailing: Tucker Thompson

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...]

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Free State Team Race Around the Corner

The Free State Team Race is right around the corner! Check it out!!! http://www.annapolisyc.com/default.aspx?p=.NETEventView&ID=3765676&qfilter=&type=0&ssid=307802&chgs= Read More about the Sail1Design TR Grand Prix Sail1Design … [Read More...]

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Outside Asymmetric Jibes Revisited

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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2015 505 Wickford Regatta Results & Report

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...]