On January 10, 2017, Commodore Kimball Livingston stood before a captive audience in the Main Dining Room to announce the winners of the Club’s 2016 perpetual trophies. These winners represent the best of our esteemed membership, and range from an enthusiastic youngster learning to sail at Tinsley Island to a World Champion earning his third international title.
Registration opens today for the 2017 J/111 Worlds hosted by St. Francis Yacht Club in San Francisco, CA from August 22–27, 2017. The Notice of Race includes two days of measurement followed by four days of racing on San Francisco Bay.
This week, US Sailing announced that IKA Formula Kite World Champion Daniela Moroz and Olympic Bronze Medalist Caleb Paine are the 2016 US Sailing Rolex Yachtswoman and Yachtsman of the Year.
It’s a new year, which means new opportunities for all of us to learn and sharpen our team racing skills! We want to start this team racing season off with a bang by offering a two-day Team Racing 101 event to get team racers of all levels ready for a busy year of scrimmages and regattas.
Head sailing coach Adam Corpuz-Lahne looks back on the Junior sailors’ highlights of the past year, including a trip to Sweden, placing at the Club 420 North American Championship, and winning the Area G Sears Cup, Area G Smythe and Women’s Formula Kite World Championship.