Learning the Science of Sailing by: APS Advisor


Many of us in the sailing community were lucky enough to foster a love of the water and boating from a young age, while plenty of others have picked up the sport in adulthood. No matter the age of the sailor, there is a wealth of knowledge that comes from learning how to sail. US Sailing has found a way to not only grow the sport and make sailing more accessible, but to help teach core subjects using sailing as a platform. Launched in 2012, the Reach initiative uses sailing as an extension of classroom lessons to educate children as well as foster a passion for the ocean and an appreciation for a variety of maritime disciplines. Read more from APS Advisor