Leading up to the Volvo Ocean Race

Leading up to the Volvo Ocean Race

Vestas 11th Hour Racing team has launched their campaign for the 2017-2018 Volvo Ocean Race. The team will be led by the duo Charlie Enright and Mark Towill. Not just taking on the challenge to perform well on the world stage, this team is promoting a sustainability...
Vineyard Cup 2017

Vineyard Cup 2017

Summer is here! The Vineyard Cup is one sure pinnacle to the summer sailing season. Held on Martha’s Vineyard, this event hosts 69 boats this year with a weekend full of a variety of conditions in the cool waters off the southern coast of Massachusetts....
Indoctrination of Class of 2021

Indoctrination of Class of 2021

Welcoming the class of 2021, Indoctrination Day took place on June 27 at the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy. Approximately 281 candidates participated in the ceremony on Kings Point. Over the next 21 days, the new class of cadets will get close and personal with all...
Updates from Sail Ahead in NY

Updates from Sail Ahead in NY

This is a program supported by the USMMA Sailing Foundation. It was started by the Duclay brothers, Killian and Sean, to expose local veterans to the community of sailing. Their Sail Race Team is out of the gates training hard at Oakcliff and ready to compete this...
San Diego Yacht Club Host Sail for Veterans

San Diego Yacht Club Host Sail for Veterans

A group of 21 wounded veterans took to the waters of San Diego Bay in June and participated in a three-day sailing course. A partnership between Armed Services YMCA and San Diego Yacht Club brought these wounded veterans onto the water and sail despite their...