Last Call for Nominees:
Selecting the Rolex Yachtsman and Yachtswoman of the Year award winners is rarely easy. Comparing accomplishments among a field of increasingly diverse sailing crafts makes for spirited debate to determine who is most worthy for the foremost individual sailing honor in the nation.
But even harder than determining the winners is making sure all worthy accomplishments are considered. Scuttlebutt has compiled a list, but our fear is that someone has been forgotten.
Each member of US Sailing may nominate the one male and one female sailor they believe has turned in the most outstan…
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A Purpose from Start to Finish:
Ben Ainslie, Team Principal and Skipper of Land Rover BAR – the British Challenger for America’s Cup, beats the drum for reducing the impact we all have on our world.
I had the opportunity to address all the Olympic disciplines on ‘Leading the way towards a Sustainable Agenda’ at the International Federation Forum in Lausanne, Switzerland. I gave an overview on what Land Rover BAR, our British America’s Cup team, have achieved over the past four years and it was great to see the International Olympic Committee dedicate a conference to everything that encompasses sustainability.
Sports teams represent key role models in society, we are in a privileged position …
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