BAADS is excited to offer a FREE beginning sailing training program for people with physical disabilities for its small boat program. The course will start on Saturday, October 10th from 11 – 4 PM and will be held on eight Saturdays through the end of the year. The course will be held at the northern entrance at South Beach Yacht Harbor at Pier 40 near AT&T Park in San Francisco. For more information, go to our Pioneer Grant Instruction page.
Thank you to everyone who made the 2015 Herb Meyer Regatta a success, including Julia Okrut, John Wallace, Jeff Breen, Charles Wienbar, our PRO John Super, SBYC Rear Commodore Gerard Sheridan, John de Castro, Wendy Hanrahan, Chris Rubke, Ian McClelland, Rommel Barrientos, Victor Veysey (on guitar), Pam Prentice, Daniel Margulies, Chris Naughton, Ananth Ugrasenan, Nina Riehs, Josh Maddox, Harold Goldman, Ed Bridges, Vivian Snyder, Alex Okrut, Peter Garcia, Kelly Nelson, Allen Darnell, Paolo Flores, Terry Catania, Janelle Van Rensselaer, Eugene Hu, Adam Simmonds, Paul Walker, Dan Courter, Winnie Kelly, Kathy Shepherd, Tom Allegretti, Charlie Roskosz, Greg Meagher, Mr. D., Joe Monroe, Julie Curry, and all the wonderful SBYC and BAADS volunteers. Results are online at www.baads.org/hmr2015.
Our friends at US Sailing urge us to keep the pressure on the International Paralympic Committee to reinstate Paralympic Sailing in the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. Please read more at US Sailing and send in your letter of support!
Thank you to all who made the haul out possible: Allen Darnell, Stephen Pendas, Rob Geidl, Harold Goldman, Caroline Blanckenburg, Dave Corbin, Chris Naughton, Jeff Breen, Kristi Grotting Hruzewicz, Ray Duran, Nina Riehs and Tom Allegretti. The boats are back at South Beach Harbor and ready to use this Sunday!