• Volume 9, Issue 5   January 22, 2014   

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    24-26 O'Pen Bic NA's - RHACD 


    24-26 USODA Great Plains Team Trials Qualifier, Okoboji


    11-13 ILYA MC Invite - Okoboji

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    NEW! Gary Jobson's Recap of the 34th America's Cup-An Inside Look at What it Took to Win - ROOM 324

    Gary Jobson, President of the National Sailing Hall of Fame, posted a series of notes on the America's Cup, beginning with his thoughts during the Louis Vuitton Cup and after each race day until the winner of the 34th America's Cup was determined. Gary will present his America's Cup recap, an insider's view, with racing insights and his expert commentary at this year's show. Look for Gary's presentations on the seminar schedule Friday & Saturday, January 24 & 25.  

    Youth sailing successes/ideas  
    Scuttlebutt Solicits Comments 
    For the past week, Scuttlebutt editor, Craig Leweck, has tackled the topic of youth sailing in an investigative manner. He has asked US to give input. His initial question gathered survey info regarding where the responsibilty falls for promoting youth sailing. The treasure in the answer are all OUR answers. Click here for the answers organized by:
    1) sailing national class or national authority
    2) yacht clubs
    3) adults
    Please consider taking the comments to your yacht club or national class organization and IMPLEMENT a plan. Your future in sailing depends on the involvement of today's youth. What can YOU do?
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