Awards & Trophies

Jim Kilroy Outstanding Outreach & Inclusion Award

The Jim Kilroy Outstanding Outreach and Inclusion Award, named in honor of Mr. John B. “Jim” Kilroy, Sr., is given annually to a Program Director or Program that has made notable contributions to promote public access sailing by finding and including people in their program that would normally have no access to sailing.

Nomination URL

To make a nomination for this Award, please visit: Nomination Link


Previous Award Recipients

  • 2018 – New England Science & Sailing
  • 2017 – Andrew Alletag
  • 2016 – Treasure Island Sailing Center (San Francisco, CA)
  • 2015 – Rocking the Boat (Bronx, NY)
  • 2014 – Nantucket Community Sailing
  • 2013 – Caitlin Ridgely, Piers Park Sailing Ctr.
  • 2012 – Ross Webb, Edison Sailing Center
  • 2011 – Rincon Sailing
  • 2010 – Marine del Rey Comm. Boating Council & Community Boating-Boston
  • 2009 – Diversification Sailing Program
  • 2008 – Milwaukee Community Sailing Center
  • 2007 – Community Boating-Boston
  • 2006 – OCSC Sailing
  • 2005 – Community Boating Ctr., New Bedford
  • 2004 – Challenged America
  • 2003 – Britt Price & Andrea Stringos, Coconut Grove Sailing Center
  • 2002 – Steve Gross, Downtown Sailing Center