The Corpus Christi Yacht Club, host of the 2018 Youth Sailing World Championships in July, was honored with World Sailing’s 11th Hour Racing Sustainability Award at the World Sailing Annual Conference Tuesday, October 30 in Sarasota, Fla. The award celebrates the effective execution or ongoing delivery of high-impact, highly-replicable sustainability initiatives. Driven by the dedication of the CCYC volunteer Green Team, the Youth Worlds was the first World Sailing Championship with a focus on ocean conservation and sustainability.
The US Sailing Nominating Committee named new members of the National Governing Body’s Board of Directors who were officially elected on Thursday, October 11, 2018 at US Sailing’s Annual Meeting in San Francisco, hosted by the St. Francis Yacht Club. Cory Sertl (Rochester, N.Y.) was elected as the next President of US Sailing. Rich Jepsen (Alameda, Calif.) was elected Vice President.
Pearson Potts (Newport, R.I.) won the Prince of Wales Bowl at the 2018 U.S. Match Racing Championship after three days of intense racing this weekend in Chicago. Potts and his all-american crew won the overall Championship this year after claiming the title of National Champions in 2017.
Check out the full recap of the #USSailingTeam at the #USOlympicTrainingCenter in the latest edition of The Medalist @TeamUSA https://t.co/cDSDz3Cki1
📺 Find out which major decisions were ratified at today's AGM on the final day of our Annual Conference in Sarasota 🇺🇸
📢 World Sailing Annual Conference - Friday 2nd November 📢
Today is the first of two Council meetings, held between 9.30am 🕤 and 6pm 🕕 (ET)
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📺 Thursday saw a busy final day of Committee meetings 💬 at the Annual Conference in Sarasota 🇺🇸
📺 Get your Wednesday Annual Conference round-up right here 👇
We have more Committee updates, while @deecaffari presented on the @WSailingTrust too 💚
📋 Wednesday 31 October - What's On
A more in-depth look at what's happening today in Sarasota 🇺🇸
📰 Read about the big winners at World Sailing's Awards Evening 🏆 as @PavlosKontides, @CarolijnBrouwer and @marieriou29 are crowned as Rolex World Sailors of the Year for 2018 🙌
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