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Alec has traveled from Columbus Ohio to Ft. Ladurdale to Nova Scotia in pursuit of this sailing dreams. While Chicoine will return to Old Dominion in Norfolk Virginia in the fall, his need for speed will continue. He is currently training at Oakcliff in...

Josh, 16 is from Clearwater Florida. There he was inspired by local Olympic sailors Paige and Zach Railey, who had sailed out of the same center as Josh.He is looking at different colleges all around the country but only those that have...

Oliver Burger’s sailing obsession developed as he grew up sailing in Ohio. He wanted more training and competition than was offered at home and while competing at the largest youth sailing event in the US, the Orange Bowl in Miami FL last winter, he heard...

Adrien Lepleux is a 15 years old sailor from Paris, France. He moved from France to New York City last September. He is now training on high performance boats at Oackliff Sailing in Oyster Bay, New York. Adrien started sailing at the age of 7...

Harry Schmidt is returning as a High Performance Acorn, born and raised in San Francisco, California, he began sailing at the age of 8. His parents placed him in a junior sailing program, and he became hooked. Harry now competitively sails 29ers as a crew...

Gigi traveled from Atlanta, Georgia to Oakcliff. She has a passion for sailing but also a strong artistic side. Gigi’s other past times include photography and at one point considered becoming a musician, playing the drums....

Peter is a sixteen year old senior in high school from Riverdale, NY. He began sailing seven years ago in Optis and Picos and quickly moved into 420s. Peter has done many fleet racing regattas along the east coast including several Larchmont Race Weeks, two...

Cruz a 15 year old dinghy and keelboat racer that was born and raised in Detroit, Michigan, has been sailing since he was five and started racing in 2010 on 420’s at North Star Sail Club in their junior sailing program. Cruz has done three...

Justin is an “anything that floats” kind of boatie. He was only 6 months old when he first started boating in East Hampton aboard a classic 1912 Elco motor yacht, and sailing on Dark Star a 42′ C&C sailboat. He’s grown...

Zach began sailing on Sunfish at Boy Scout Camp when he was . Next in his sailing career he moved up to sailing Jboats on Lakes. The next step in his career brought him into the One-design Laser and Sonar Classes. After watching the Movie...