UPDATE – January 9, 2018 The 2018 Youth Match Racing World Championship, organized by World Sailing, will be held on Lake Ledro in Trentino, Italy, on July 3-8, 2018, in the J/22. US Sailing announces that the selection process for the skipper representing the U.S. will be by resume. Applications must be submitted by 12am/Midnight

Match Race Rankings Oct 12, 2017

October 12, 2017 Below is a ranking of U.S. match racers based on their most recent World Sailing ranking. Women’s Rankings: Stephanie Roble (5 in the World) Nicole Breault (8 in the World) Danielle Gallo (30 in the World) Marilyn Cassedy (48 in the World) Morgan Wilson (51 in the World) Maggie Shea Janel Zarkowsky
US SAILING ATHLETE SELECTION PROCEDURES Nations Cup Women’s Division, 2018 September 22, 2017 1. ELIGIBILITY • Athletes must be US Citizens, or eligible permanent residents with written authorization from World Sailing for an exemption under World Sailing Regulation 24.5.4 o Athlete must hold a valid passport that will not expire for six months after the

2017 Youth Match Racing Worlds

2017 Youth Match Racing World Championship The 4th annual Youth Match Racing World Championship is being held at the Balboa Yacht Club in Cornona del Mar, CA, from August 1-5. This event is for sailors who will not turn 23 in 2017. Nine countries will be represented, and will race in Governor’s Cup 22’s which

Top 10 – April 19 2017

For immediate release April 19, 2017 Dave Perry Nevin Snow Becomes New Number One U.S. Match Racer Nevin Snow (San Diego) has taken over the number one spot in the U.S. on the strength of his winning the 2016 U.S. Match Racing Championship. Christophe Killian (Newport Beach, CA) is number two. David Storrs (Southport, CT)

Top 10 – Sept 22,2016

For immediate release September 22, 2016 Dave Perry Christophe Killian Becomes New Number One U.S. Match Racer Christophe Killian (Newport Beach, CA) becomes the new number one U.S. match racer in the Open rankings, and moves up to number 16 in the world. Killian is the current collegiate match racing champion, and most recently won

Top 10 – Aug 2016

For immediate release August 2, 2016 Dave Perry David Storrs and Stephanie Roble Number One U.S. Match Racers Stephanie Roble (East Troy, WI) and her Epic Racing team continue as the number one U.S. women match racers, and are number six in the world, with Nicole Breault (San Francisco, CA) and Maggie Shea (Chicago, IL)
June 12, 2016 For immediate release Dave Perry, chairman US Sailing Match Racing Committee Two U.S. Youth Teams to Compete in 2016 Youth Match Racing World Championship Two teams, with skippers Christophe Killian of Newport Beach, California, and Charlie Lalumiere of Falmouth, Maine, will be representing the U.S. in the 2016 World Sailing Youth Match

Top 10-Apr 14 2016

For immediate release April 14, 2016 Dave Perry Nevin Snow and Stephanie Roble Remain Number One U.S. Match Racers Nevin Snow (San Diego, CA), a senior at Georgetown University, is the number one U.S. match racer, climbing to number 16 in the World, on the strengths of his win of the MAISA Intercollegiate Nationals qualifier,

Top Ten- NOV 2015

November 23, 2015 For immediate release Dave Perry David Storrs and Stephanie Roble Remain Number One U.S. Match Racers David Storrs (Southport, CT) remains in the number one spot in the U.S. rankings with wins at the Better Chip Match Regatta at Oakcliff Sailing and the Chicago Match Cup, and a strong second place at

Top 10-Oct 20 2015

October 20, 2015 For immediate release Dave Perry Stephanie Roble and David Storrs Number One U.S. Match Racers Stephanie Roble (East Troy, WI) and her Epic Racing team continue as the number one U.S. women match racers, but move up to number two in the world, with a strong win at the Buddy Melges Challenge,

Top 10-Sep 9 2015

September 9, 2015 For immediate release Dave Perry Don Wilson and Stephanie Roble Number One U.S. Match Racers Don Wilson (Chicago, IL) regains the number one spot in the U.S. rankings with a win at the Chicago Match Cup qualifier and a fourth place at the Chicago Match Cup, a stop on the U.S. Grand

Storrs #1

July 7, 2015 For immediate release Dave Perry David Storrs Becomes New Number One Match Racer in U.S. At the age of 71, David Storrs (Southport, CT) becomes the new number one match racer in the U.S., on the strength of his win at the 2015 Better Chip Match regatta at Oakcliff Sailing. Chris Poole

North U Clinics Grow Sport

North U Youth Match Racing Clinics Helping to Grow the Sport Dave Perry July 8, 2015 North U has sponsored youth match racing clinics this year in Texas, southern California, New Orleans, Annapolis and most recently Chicago. Over 150 high school and college-aged sailors have been introduced to the skills and strategies of competitive match
May 21, 2015 For immediate release Dave Perry Wilson and Roble Continue as Number One Match Racers in U.S. Don Wilson (Chicago, IL) continues as number one with several strong finishes at the Chicago Match Race Center; he is ranked 24th in the world. Chris Poole (Portland, Maine) and his Riptide Racing Team is number
For immediate release May 23, 2015 Dave Perry Southport, CT Youth Sailors Brought Into the Huddle by Long Beach Yacht Club The Long Beach Yacht Club brought area youth sailors “into the huddle” with some of the best match racing teams in the world by creating the opportunity for them to ride-along on the backs