Problem: Too much racing in sailing instruction and not enough seamanship, adventure, and free sailing. Action: Learn Seamanship Seamanship is the art of caring for and moving boats. It is an art because the wind and the current are always changing and recombining in new ways. Action: Just Sail. Learn your boat. Learn about yourContinue reading “GRUNTLED”

Skiff Girls

 Annual Clinic Series  Organized by the ODP Next editions: Miami – March 11-12 Newport, RI – June 10-11   2015 Clinic Announcement 29er Girls Clinic May 1-3, 2015 At Coronado Yacht Club Coaches: Willie McBride, Molly Vandemoer, Paris Henken Cost:  Free                  Capacity: 12 – 16 Sailors depending on how many bring their own boats Time:Continue reading “Skiff Girls”

Miami Try It Out Follow Up

29er The 29er class website is active ( — including used boats).  Meanwhile, the Florida 29er fleet is training regularly from the US Sailing Center Miami and would like more boats. Next event is in MiamiApril 3-4, Friday and Saturday this week, “Midwinters East”.  Leandro has spots reserved for girls in the boats you sailed.Continue reading “Miami Try It Out Follow Up”