2021 U.S. Youth Sailing Championship, Day 1 Wrap-Up

[caption id="attachment_32268" align="alignright" width="640"] Photo: Matt Flanagan McCotter[/caption] ARAPAHOE, N.C. (October 9, 2021) — A rainy start did nothing to deter the excitement of the 156 young sailors competing in the 2021 U.S. Youth Sailing Championship at YMCA Camp Sea Gull and Camp Seafarer. All 19 years old and younger, the sailors raced across five…Read More

Top Young American Sailors Prepare for 2021 U.S. Youth Sailing Championships

ARAPAHOE, N.C. (October 6, 2021) — For more than forty years, the U.S. Youth Championship has been US Sailing’s pinnacle youth regatta, featuringthe nation’s top young competitors racing in high-performance classes. In 2021, 156 sailors, 19-years-old and younger, will contest the regatta in the 29er, International 420, ILCA 7 (Standard), ILCA 6 (Radial), and Nacra…Read More

Peter Holz Takes Top Honors at 2021 U.S. Match Racing Championship

[caption id="attachment_32202" align="alignright" width="500"] Photo: Camille Daniels[/caption] LONG BEACH, CA (October 3, 2021) – Chicago Yacht Club’s Peter Holz and his crew won the 2021 U.S. Match Racing Championship this weekend, sailing on Catalina 37s at Long Beach Yacht Club in Long Beach, California. After three days of racing, Holz faced off against Pearson Potts…Read More

Top Match Racers to Compete for 2021 U.S. Match Racing Championship in Long Beach, California.

LONG BEACH, CA (September 30th, 2021) – A collection of the nation’s best match racers will square off at the 2021 U.S. Match Racing Championship, hosted by the Long Beach Yacht Club. The 53rd U.S. Match Racing Championship features 10 talented teams comprised of both male and female skippers and crew, who will race over three…Read More

Holiday Sideshow Takes Hinman Trophy Win at U.S. Team Racing Championship

Sept. 26, 2021, Bristol, RI. — Team Holiday Sideshow bested 23 other teams from around the country in this weekend’s U.S. Team Racing Championship, hosted by the Bristol Yacht Club. All in all, the 24 teams sailed a combined total of 204 races, starting with a qualifying round in a Swiss League format and culminating in…Read More

Corinthian Yacht Club of Seattle Team Excels to Win U.S. Offshore Sailing Championship

ANNAPOLIS, MD (September 26, 2021) — Eight teams representing their respective US Sailing Areas from regions around the country vied for the Lloyd Phoenix Trophy this week in Annapolis, at the 2021 U.S. Offshore Sailing Championship. Skipper Steve Travis, from Corinthian Yacht Club of Seattle, and his crew came out on top after two days…Read More

Dave Hughes Elected to Vice Chair of World Sailing’s Athletes’ Commission

Men’s 470 Tokyo 2020 Olympian David Hughes (Miami, Fla.) was recently elected to the role of Vice Chair of World Sailing’s Athletes’ Commission, a term he will serve through 2024. Hughes was one of 19 candidates who ran for positions and is among the five newly appointed members to the total nine-person Commission.

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2021 U.S. Team Racing Championship Heads to Bristol, Rhode Island

[caption id="attachment_32063" align="alignright" width="500"] U.S. Team Racing Championship 2018[/caption] Sept. 22, 2021, Bristol, Rhode Island. This weekend, the 2021 U.S. Team Racing Championship for the historic George R. Hinman Trophy is coming to beautiful Bristol, Rhode Island. This US Sailing National Championship, hosted by Bristol Yacht Club, features three days of racing beginning Friday, September…Read More

Annapolis, Maryland, To Host 2021 U.S. Offshore Sailing Championship This Weekend

  Eight teams representing their respective US Sailing Areas from regions around the country will compete for the Lloyd Phoenix Trophy this week in Annapolis, Md. at the 2021 U.S. Offshore Sailing Championship. The U.S. Naval Academy Sailing Squadron will once again play host to this US Sailing National Championship over three days of racing…Read More

Conner Blouin Wins US Sailing Championship of Champions in the Lightning

Conner Blouin Wins US Sailing Championship of Champions in the Lightning ORCHARD LAKE VILLAGE, Mich. (September 19, 2021) — The 47th Championship of Champions and the Jack Brown Trophy will be going home with Conner Blouin, from the College of Charleston Yacht Club, and his crew JoAnn Fisher (College of Charleston YC), and Samuel Blouin…Read More