December 3rd, 2019 Today was the first day of the 2019 World Championships here in Auckland, New Zealand. Unfortunately, because of a strong front, racing was cancelled for the FX fleet and the Nacra fleet. However, the 49er fleet finished 2 races in the late afternoon/evening! Right now, it looks like there will be decent … Continue reading 2019 World Championships: Day 1 & Crowdfunding Rally!
2019 World Championships: Preparation
November 30th, 2019 The Oceania Championships ended on the 27th and although we didn't have the best result at the end of the regatta, we took away some important lessons about our sailing, boat speed, and the many courses we will sail on during the World Championships. I could talk a lot about "because of … Continue reading 2019 World Championships: Preparation
2019 Oceania Championships: Day 1
November 25th, 2019 Hello from Auckland, New Zealand! We apologize for being so quiet on social media recently, however part of that is due to the fact that we have been putting our heads down and training hard the past couple weeks! We arrived in New Zealand on November 11th and out of the past … Continue reading 2019 Oceania Championships: Day 1
Fantastic Fundraiser and a New Challenge at the Oakcliff Triple Crown Series #2
September 27th, 2019 This past Thursday we were fortunate enough to hold a fundraiser at San Diego Yacht Club. It was a small intimate event, but we feel so thankful for the people that showed up and we are super happy to have part of the SDYC community behind us towards our goal of bringing … Continue reading Fantastic Fundraiser and a New Challenge at the Oakcliff Triple Crown Series #2
Amazing Training and Japan Bound!
August 3rd, 2019 The last update we gave was the conclusion of Kiel Week and we were just about to get into our July training block! We both flew home July 1st for a little break and celebrated a wonderful Fourth of July at home with family and friends. Starting July 6th we were back … Continue reading Amazing Training and Japan Bound!
Kiel Wrap Up and back to San Francisco!
June 30th, 2019 Yesterday was the last scheduled race of fleet racing. We were scheduled for three races, with the first race starting at 10:30am. The forecast for the day was for the wind to lighten up as the day warmed up, and that it did. We hit the water just before 10 and sailed out to … Continue reading Kiel Wrap Up and back to San Francisco!
Day 3: Kiel Week 2019
June 28th, 2019 So today started a little crazy, not just for us, but for most of the teams. The boys were scheduled to start at 11 today and we were to start at 1. Around 11am, the boys went into a 4 hour postponement, and I think a lot of us got a little relaxed and … Continue reading Day 3: Kiel Week 2019
Day 2: Kiel Week 2019
June 27th, 2019 It was another amazing day of sailing in Kiel today. All night the wind blew and was forecast to hold through most of the day for today's 3 races. We sailed well, but had a couple of mistakes that cost us a couple of points. We ended the day with a score line of … Continue reading Day 2: Kiel Week 2019
Day 1: 2019 Kiel Week
June 26th, 2019 It was an awesome day of sailing…sunny, windy, and mostly flat water! We had a great day despite the last race of the day. We finished with a 6,5, 16 and are sitting 15thafter day one of the qualifying races. We were scheduled to start at 3pm today, which was a much later start … Continue reading Day 1: 2019 Kiel Week
Kiel Week 2019 Starts Today!
June 25th, 2019 Racing starts tomorrow here in Kiel, Germany at the 2019 Kieler Woche sailing week. We rigged up our boat on Monday and managed two days of practice. We both arrived on Sunday, although Paris arrived a little later than originally planned. She had one flight left and it ended up delayed by … Continue reading Kiel Week 2019 Starts Today!