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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Railey & Buckingham Place Top 10 at 2021 ILCA European Event in Portugal

The 2021 ILCA European Continental Qualifiers ended on Saturday, April 24 following a week of varying breeze and swell in Vilamoura. USA Tokyo 2020 representatives Paige Railey (Clearwater, Fla.) and Charlie Buckingham (Newport Beach, Calif.) finished in the top 10 among fleets of 89 and 139, respectively.

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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 Selection Procedures for 2021 Youth Sailing World Championships

The selection procedures for 2021 Youth Sailing World Championships are officially solidified. US Sailing is hopeful that a Youth Worlds will be organized in December this year and in anticipation of an announcement confirming this we are issuing the following procedure. 

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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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Paul Cayard to Lead U.S. Olympic Sailing Program

On Tuesday, US Sailing announced Paul Cayard (San Francisco, Calif.), one of America’s most accomplished sailors, in the role of Executive Director of U.S. Olympic Sailing. Cayard will take the helm of the US Sailing Team, inclusive of the U.S. Olympic Sailing program.

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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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