The Starboard Portal: Share Smiles with AdventureSail

Expert panelists from Tall Ships America, The National Women’s Sailing Association / Women’s Sailing Foundation and AdventureSail will discuss how you and your organization can host an AdventureSail experience. This program is an opportunity to introduce sailing to girls ages 9-14 using qualified volunteer instructors.

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C. Thomas Clagett, Jr. Memorial Clinic and Regatta to host 2021 U.S. Para Sailing Championships

The C. Thomas Clagett, Jr. Memorial Clinic and Regatta and US Sailing are excited to announce that the 2021 U.S. Para Sailing Championships will be hosted by The Clagett Regatta at Sail Newport in Newport, R.I. on August, 24-29, 2021.

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US Sailing Names Alan Ostfield Chief Executive Officer for the Association

US Sailing today announced Alan Ostfield, an accomplished sports and entertainment industry leader, as the Association’s new Chief Executive Officer. Ostfield will take the helm of US Sailing, the sport’s National Governing Body, following an extensive national executive search.

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49er, 49er FX, and Nacra 17 World Championships Come to North America in 2022 & 2025

U.S. Olympic Head Coach, Luther Carpenter, expresses his enthusiasm for the great opportunities ahead for aspiring young competitive sailors in the United States. The 49er, 49er FX, and Nacra 17 World Championships will be held twice in North America over the next five years.

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WATCH NOW: Sustainability at Your Sailing Programs

Looking for more ways to improve your sailing organization’s operations to be more eco-friendly? Sustainability experts Emily Penn, Dan Reading, Elizabeth Kratzig and Jen Guimaraes went LIVE on The Starboard Portal to discuss these important topics.

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US Sailing Announces New Partnership with SailFlow 

US Sailing, the National Governing Body of the sport, and SailFlow, an industry leader in sailing weather forecasting, have agreed on a new partnership that designates SailFlow as an Official Partner of US Sailing. SailFlow will deliver value to US Sailing constituents and volunteers across the sport and around the country. 

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Sailing Featured at First-Ever Junior Pan American Games in 2021 

The first-ever Junior Pan American Games is set to take place on November 25 through December 5, 2021 in Cali, Colombia. This international multi-sport event is for athletes in the Americas aged 18 to 22. Athletes from 41 countries will participate in this first edition. US Sailing is requesting eligible sailors to submit a Participation Form to compete!

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US Sailing Mourns the Loss of Dr. Robin Wallace

The sailing world, Newport, Rhode Island, and US Sailing lost a leader, dedicated volunteer and beloved friend this weekend when Dr. Robin Wallace died at the age of 84.

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WATCH NOW! Rolex Yachtsmen of the Year Award Winners on The Starboard Portal

US Sailing continues our celebration of great U.S. sailors this week with four past winners of the Rolex Yachtsman of the Year award on The Starboard Portal for an interview with National Sailing Hall of Famer and long-time Master of Ceremonies for the awards, Gary Jobson. Join Ed Baird, Paul Cayard, Stan Honey, and Johnny Heineken for a night to remember on The Starboard Portal. WATCH NOW!

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US Sailing Association and Community Sailing Award Winners Celebrated – Watch the Celebration!

The annual US Sailing Association and Community Sailing Award winners were celebrated Wednesday in a special edition of US Sailing’s Starboard Portal. Individuals and organizations were honored for their contributions to the sport of sailing in the United States in the areas of Community Service, Training and Education, Olympic Coaching and Volunteerism.

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