Sailing World Cup Miami reView

TAKING IT ALL IN It’s taken me nearly two weeks to mentally digest the part 1 of two 2016 Olympic Trials. The regatta that my sister continues to remind me is no longer called the Miami OCR but rather Sailing World Cup Miami presented by Sunbrella. This event may have only lasted a week, five-days of racing withContinue reading “Sailing World Cup Miami reView”

Been A Longtime Coming, Miami

It’s not often I make it on the racecourse as an athlete and competitor, but over the past few years a pressure has been boiling up inside me and finally burst. I had to get back in the game. Year after year of watching the affectionately known MOCR, Miami World Cup, from the sidelines I decided lastContinue reading “Been A Longtime Coming, Miami”

Looking Back/Looking Ahead: Takeaways from OB & 2×15

Happy new year. In looking forward to the new possibilities of the coming year, this fresh start provides a moment to take pause and reflect on some important lessons I’ve learned that I want to keep in the front of my mind this year. Lots of us in the sailing world are recovering from theContinue reading “Looking Back/Looking Ahead: Takeaways from OB & 2×15”

Colorado sailors compete in Florida Jr. Olympics Regatta

Two of CSC’s up and coming Optimist sailors competed this past weekend in what can only be described as wet, blustery south Florida. Held at the US Sailing Center in Martin County (Jensen Beach, FL) over 260 juniors were pulled together by sport, in the Optimist, Laser, c420 and Open Bic classes for two daysContinue reading “Colorado sailors compete in Florida Jr. Olympics Regatta”

Miami Slalom Open 2×15 hosted by TILLO iNTERNATIONAL

No windsurfing event would be complete without a healthy share of bumps and bruises. If the blisters on my hands are an indication of anything, it’s that this past weekend was full of high speed action on the water. Thanks to the wind gods and an amazing effort from Alex Morales and team Tillo iNTERNATIONALContinue reading “Miami Slalom Open 2×15 hosted by TILLO iNTERNATIONAL”

US Sailing Showcase of our Rocky Mountain Race Team

Amazing to get a nod from US Sailing with an episode of “The Beat”  showcasing our kids racing at the USA Junior Olympic Sailing Festival, hosted by us, Community Sailing of Colorado in Denver. Also, a few lucky young sailors went on a field trip to the Olympic Training Center Colorado. Team USA ‪#‎JOSailing15‬ ‪#‎USSailingTheBeat‬

Hosting the 2015 Rocky Mtn Junior Olympic Sailing Festival in Denver

What an amazing experience to host the 2015 Rocky Mountain Junior Olympic Sailing Festival from July 24-26 at Cherry Creek Reservoir. This was a true-blue grassroots effort showcasing the fun side of the sport. The focus of the event was to embrace fun, camaraderie, and friendship, which reminded me of my childhood as a youngContinue reading “Hosting the 2015 Rocky Mtn Junior Olympic Sailing Festival in Denver”

2015 US YOUTH CHAMPS Bristol, RI

It was a privilege to spend this past week coaching as a National coach for US Sailing and work with the nation’s top athletes in the radial fleet. An incredible experience too, to work alongside the talented coaches who came together in support of youth sailing in the Olympic development classes. Four days of racing inContinue reading “2015 US YOUTH CHAMPS Bristol, RI”