Carrying the right spare parts is essential for making quick fixes when you’re on the water. Learn what to bring along in your life jacket or dry bag that can help avoid day-ending breakages, featuring Taylor Martin, director of Pewaukee Lake Sailing School.


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Ask A Rockstar

Today, they are some of sailing’s rockstars. At the front. Foiling, Skiffing, Podium—ing all over the world. But


Two Oakcliff Pathways

There’s something for everyone at Oakcliff. Cat Chimney and Ethan Johnson came to Oakcliff in very different ways.

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Monaco International Optimist Team Race

Some of the best Optimist racing teams in the world just wrapped up the Monaco International Optimist Team

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Advice for making a living in sailing

Even if you’re not an America’s Cup level tactician or grinder, there is a career path possible for

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