Optimist Clinic – Southern YC, New Orleans

The good folks in Naw’lins rolled out the cajun carpet. I had an excellent two weeks in the Crescent City after being invited down to coach the Optimist Team for two weeks preceding the USODA MidWinter’s. I think the most significant strengths right now in the Opti fleet is that 1) they’re a young team and 2)Continue reading “Optimist Clinic – Southern YC, New Orleans”

2014 Orange Bowl Regatta

Orange Bowl is one of the most competitive c420 regattas on the circuit and considering the challenging conditions this past year, and our the team’s limited time in the boat, the level of competition was really high and we performed really well!   That this was the third regatta that my skipper and crew had everyContinue reading “2014 Orange Bowl Regatta”

Club 420 MidWinter’s Regatta Report

It’s always great to get back home. In my life I’ve probably spend close to a year on those waters. (yes, probably somethings like 365 days, at least). The US Sailing Center of Martin County is where I first learned to sail a dinghy at summer camp. Where the high school sailing team that myContinue reading “Club 420 MidWinter’s Regatta Report”