Mike Van Dyke Joins US Sailing Board of Directors

Bristol, RI (May 20, 2024) - US Sailing has announced that Mike Van Dyke, California sailor and current board president of CISA, has taken a position as a director on US Sailing’s Board of Directors. “We are so pleased to add Mike to the Board of Directors,” said Board President Rich Jepsen. “As we look…Read More

US Sailing and USA Swimming Join Forces to Promote National Water Safety Days

Boston, MA (May 13, 2024) - US Sailing and USA Swimming are thrilled to announce their collaboration in promoting National Water Safety Days on May 14th and May 15th. The collaboration aims to raise awareness about water safety and drowning prevention across the United States. As two leading organizations in aquatic sports, US Sailing and…Read More

US Sailing Charts Course with Samsonite for 2024

Anchored in Excellence: US Sailing Partners with Samsonite as Official Luggage Partner BRISTOL, R.I. (May 13, 2024) – US Sailing, the national governing body of sailing, is delighted to announce Samsonite as the official luggage partner of both US Sailing and The US Sailing Team. Joining a distinguished roster of partners, Samsonite marks the 14th…Read More

Making Accessibility a Reality at HRCS

By Jay Baum, Educator and Secretary of the US Sailing's DEI Committee.  If you have expectations as to whom you might see getting ready to sail off the dock at Manhattan’s Dyckman Marina, you might want to take a step back and reset your expectations. You might want to take a step back anyway, just…Read More

US Sailing Announces Sextant Wines as Official Wine Partner

BRISTOL, R.I. (May 7, 2024) – US Sailing, the national governing body of the sport of sailing, is proud to announce Sextant Wines of Paso Robles California as the official wine partner of US Sailing and of the US Sailing Rolex Yachtsman and Yachtswoman of the Year awards. This is US Sailing’s 13th new partner…Read More

2024 David Storrs Grant Recipients Announced

After receiving over a dozen applications, US Sailing and the Match Racing Committee are excited to announce the recipients for the 2024 David Storrs Grant program. This year’s grants were given to four skippers, two female and two male: Sydney Monahan, Caroline Bayless, Axel Stordahl, and Josh Dochoda. Each team is awarded $2,500 and will…Read More

US Sailing is Seeking Applications for the 2024 Offshore Double Handed World Championship (ODHWC)

If you are part of a double handed offshore mixed gender (one male/one female) sailing team and interested representing the USA at the inaugural Offshore Double Handed World Championship, submit your application for consideration in the process outlined below. US Sailing, along with other Member National Authorities (MNAs), has been invited to apply for entry…Read More

US Sailing Announces GoPro as Official Action Camera Partner 

  GoPro to Deliver Behind-the-Scenes, POV Content of What It’s Like to Sail at an Elite Level, From Youth Championships to US Sailing Team  US Sailing Coaches Slated to Leverage GoPro Footage to Aid in Coaching Efforts  US Sailing's 12th new partner since 2023 BRISTOL, R.I. (April 24, 2024) – US Sailing, the national governing…Read More

Rosie Chapman Joins US Sailing as Olympic Development Program Manager

BRISTOL, RI (22 April 2024) - US Sailing is excited to announce the addition of Rosie Chapman as Olympic Development Program (“ODP”) Manager, a new position focused on supporting the development of athletes in the Olympic disciplines as well as developing and mentoring the next generation of high-performance coaches.  “Developing future talent is the foundation of…Read More

Get Your Program Ready For Summer!

1. Make sure your staff are certified Make sure that all your returning Instructors have a current US Sailing membership, instructor certification, current SafeSport certificate and their CPR/First Aid/AED Training is up to date. You can check if an Instructor certification is valid via the US Sailing Member Lookup. Just login with your US Sailing Member…Read More