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S1D Coach of the Year Announced!

The 2016 winner of the S1D Coach of the Year, presented by Henri-Lloyd, is St. Mary's Director of Sailing Bill Ward. This award is determined by you, our readers. We only choose from submitted nominations!! We had MANY outstanding candidates, and this year … [Read More...]

Profiles in Pro Sailing: Gary Bodie

RANDOM CHAT What, in your opinion, is the very best thing about our sport? My favorite part of sailing is the strategic and tactical decision making.  Team racing is best because the decision making is non-stop. England “Knights” people. Elton John, … [Read More...]

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New England Youth Sailing Venue Scouting Report

Sail1Design would like to welcome new High School Reporter Paige Hoffman to our team, as our Northeast High School Sailing Airwaves Reporter. Paige started sailing at age ten at Duxbury Bay Maritime school. By age twelve, she was competing in Optis and … [Read More...]

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Profiles in Pro Sailing: Ken Legler

Ken Legler is an icon in the sailing and coaching community. This editor humbly suggests that Ken is one of the most knowledgeable, dedicated people that has ever graced the sailing community. As a Tufts grad, I will admit that I may well not be objective, but … [Read More...]


Profiles in Pro Sailing: Adam Werblow

Adam Werblow will be entering his 28th season as the head coach of the St. Mary's sailing teams during the 2015-16 season. During his tenure, the team has amassed 15 national titles, while Seahawk sailors have earned over 150 individual All-America honors. A … [Read More...]


2016 505 North American Championship Results

Bellingham Yacht Club The final day of racing again saw mostly clear skies, but a little more finicky wind. We were able to get in one long race today with winds of 6-8 knots easing in the last half of the race. With this race, the total count for the regatta … [Read More...]


ICSA Coed National Championship Report & Results

  San Deigo, CA    By Tyler Colvin Coming off a wild weekend at the Laser Performance Team Race Nationals, spirits and expectations were high for the start of the Gill Coed National Championship in San Diego, hosted by San Diego Yacht Club.  In the … [Read More...]


Yale Wins 2016 Team Race National Championship!

Check out the S1D Team Race Nationals Predcitions Today was the third and final day of the LaserPerformance Team Race National Championship on North San Diego Bay. This event is the second of three collegiate sailing national championships co-hosted by San … [Read More...]


Sportsmanship: The Integrity of Sailing

By Airwaves Writer Rachel Bennung In the basic principles sportsmanship and the rules it states, “Competitors in the sport of sailing are governed by a body of rules that they are expected to follow and enforce. A fundamental principle of sportsmanship is … [Read More...]


S1D Coach of the Year Nominations OPEN!!

Sail1Design annually seeks your nominations for the Henri-Lloyd S1D Coach of the Year, for a coach that embodies the qualities (and more) listed in the article below. Sailors, this is your award! The Sail1Design staff chooses the winner only from our readers … [Read More...]