The 2017 Herb Meyer Regatta will take place on Saturday, September 23rd & Sunday, September 24th. Please visit the Herb Meyer Regatta page for registration & competitor’s information.
If you are interested in volunteering, please fill out the volunteer form.
Can’t wait to see you on the water!
BAADS is hiring a Dockmaster for Saturdays for its small boat program out of South Beach Yacht Harbor at Pier 40 in San Francisco. The ideal candidate would be an experienced sailor who could supervise volunteers to run the program for the 7-15 sailors who participate on any given Saturday. Starting pay is $17 – $20+ DOE with the possibility of additional bosun work on Fridays and flexibility on some Saturdays. Click here for more information: Small Boat Dockmaster Job Description
Our current fleet is getting “old” and needs some refreshing with new people to pass on the skill of sailing. Skippers are a key component of our core mission: To teach disabled folks and their supports how to sail. Some candidates come to the task with previous sailing experience and some start totally new.
Alex Okrut will hold two info sessions where he talks about requirements for BAADS members to become keelboat skippers. Members of all experience levels are welcome. When: March 19 @ 12pm & April 23 @ 12pm, South Beach Harbor Community room, Pier 40, San Francisco.
BAADS blind sailing is making big wakes! Learn more about the world of blind sailing.
CNN Mini Documentary on Walt (skipper of Team USA 1), Scott and Kris about Blind Match Racing in the “Great Big Picture Program”, November 27 2016.
Blind at the bow: These sailors navigate with sound
Blind Match Racing Explained by an Expert
Our American Stories Radio program on Walt Raineri and the 2016 Blind Match Racing World Championships, October 4, 2016. Direct link to MP3 file (about 42 minutes without commercials)