2014 Saplings

2014, 2015 Sapling
Jacob  who was with us in 2014 has returned in 2015 and is sailing any time he is not sleeping and that says something as we are not sure he actually sleeps.  Jacob also is the 1st mate on the Read More
2013, 2014, 2015 Sapling
Colin Kennedy has returned for his third year as a Sapling and is one of the most valuable sailors on the Oakcliff team.  Colin Kennedy grew up sailing on Long Island Sound.  Ten years ago he began sailing Optis at Read More
2014 Sapling
Avi has always had an appetence for anything water related. His summer days were filled with competitive swimming and lazy days at one of the South Shore beaches. Around 12 years of age, Avi’s mother added a sprinkling of wilderness Read More
2014 Sapling
A proud native of Rowayton, Connecticut, Christian made his first memories sailing on Long Island Sound.  Beginning with Atlantics at Cedar Point YC and dinghies at Norwalk YC, Christian was soon enthusiastically pursuing all types of sailing: fleet, match, team Read More
2014 Sapling
Brandon grew up in Windsor, Ontario, Canada where he learned to sail 420s during his summers on Lake St. Clair. His parents thought it would be a great alternative to staying at home with a babysitter. Brandon now attends the Read More
2013, 2014 Sapling
Parker Lyman caught the sailing bug when he was 5 years old at the Stage Harbor Yacht Club in Cape Cod in Massachusetts; his passion for the sport only grew from there. After his family started spending summers in Maine, Read More
2014 Sapling
Charlie Lalumiere grew up sailing at Portland Yacht Club in Portland, Maine. After jealously admiring his brother and sister for sailing, Charlie started his sailing career in the Optimist dinghy at the age of 7, despite the age requirement of Read More