Acorns

Oakcliff Sailing’s acorn program is designed to introduce sailors to the fundamentals of different aspects of competitive yacht racing. Aimed at sailors of all ages the acorn program offers several different specialties in shorter sessions. For more information, please view the Student Programs page. 

 

2019 Acorns

 

Ella Boxall
Shorthanded Offshore Acorn
Hometown: Hamble, UK  I am a young, offshore sailor looking to transition into more high performance racing!  Sponsor: Pinnacle Performance 
James Harayda
Shorthanded Offshore Acorn
Hometown: Singapore I was born and grew up in Singapore where I competed in dinghy racing. When I graduated high school I took a year out to pursue a traineeship Read More
Sara Stone
Hometown: Marion, MA Sara has sailed over 14,000 offshore miles with experience racing boats ranging from 49ers to M32s and DoubleHanded Class 40s to fully crewed race boats from 24- Read More
Paddy Hutchings
Shorthanded Offshore Acorn
I started sailing sailing when I was 8 at a local charity in Plymouth. I then went through the youth system in the UK sailing Lasers, 29ers then moving out Read More
Rebecca Coles
Shorthanded Offshore Acorn
Hometown : Lochmaben, Scotland Fun fact : My nickname is ‘Boo’ and pretty much everyone who knows me from growing up calls me that. I’m pretty sure some people don’t Read More
Cat Chimney
Shorthanded Offshore Acorn
Hometown: Lloyd Harbor, NY People always thought I was born in a life jacket but really the Adventures of the Sailing Kitty started when I was 9 years old. Sitting Read More
Liam Walz
How did I begin sailing and become an evangelist for the sport? It all started in 2010 with an Optimist and some luck. No one in my family is a Read More
Marianna Shand
High Performance Acorn
AnaClare Solé
High Performance Acorn
Sidney Charbonnet
High Performance Acorn
Lucas Sawin
High Performance Acorn
Charlotte Versavel
High Performance Acorn
Jack Sutter
High Performance Acorn
Cam Farrah
High Performance Acorn
I’ve grown up racing multihulls along the gulf coast, but I sail everything from Viper 640s to 420s. I’ve been sailing a C foil Nacra 17 for a few years Read More
Catherine “B” Lindsay
High Performance Acorn
I am a 49erFX skipper currently from North Palm Beach, FL and through my sailing career have held two world titles, three us national, a british national title. Sailing since Read More
Paul de Souza
High Performance Acorn
Cochise Burrows
High Performance Acorn
Charlie Hibben
High Performance Acorn