The Storm Trysail Foundation will host a hands-on US Sailing certified Safety at Sea Seminar at the SUNY Maritime College on Saturday, April 18, 2015.
The seminar will be supported by educational videos produced by Gary Jobson. The videos will cover required subjects and will be made available to attendees through the internet prior to the seminar itself. Attendance at this seminar along with successful completion of a test that will be given will bring full ISAF certification for those who wish to achieve it.
The seminar's moderator will be Storm Trysail Club Past Commodore Rich du Moulin. Some of the event will be conducted in the new state of the art teaching facilities at the Maritime College. On the water sessions for man overboard recovery and pool sessions featuring liferaft and PFD use are among the subjects that will be covered.
Click HERE to register.
Click HERE to see pictures taken during the 2014 SAS Seminar.
The Storm Trysail Foundation's 2014 Intercollegiate Offshore Regatta was held the weekend of October 11-12 at Larchmont Yacht Club.
Fifty-two keelboat college teams from Canada, France, and throughout USA competed in two handicap divisions (IRC and PHRF) and in three one design fleets (J/105, J/109, and J/44).
CLICK HERE FOR THE 2014 IOR WRAP-UP PRESS RELEASE (pdf)
CLICK HERE FOR THE 2014 PHOTOS VIDEO (courtesy of Maureen Koeppel)
CLICK HERE FOR 2014 REGATTA PHOTOS (Courtesy of Howard McMichael)
CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION
CLICK HERE FOR GEAR FOR THE IOR WITH LANDFALL AND GET FREE SHIPPING!
The Storm Trysail Foundation's 2014 Golf Tournament was held on Monday, August 25th, 2014 at the Newport National Golf Course.
Click HERE for more information, results, and Dan Nerney's photos
The Junior Safety at Sea Seminar
hosted by the Larchmont Yacht Club was well attended. Great weather, wonderful volunteers and planning by Bob Witeridge (JSALIS) helped make this day a huge success.
The Storm Trysail Foundation's first Junior Safety at Sea Seminar in Castine, Maine was held at Maine Maritime Academy on July 23rd. Local Castine Storm Trysail Club member Bob Scott chaired this inaugural event, with
support from Cullen Teel, Waterfront Director of Maine Maritime and Rich duMoulin acting as moderator.
Click HERE to read about the Castine event
OUR 2014 JUNIOR SAFETY-AT-SEA SCHEDULE HAS BEEN UPDATED!
Our highly acclaimed Junior Safety-At-Sea program designed for Junior sailors is being held during the summer in many locations for 2014.
Click HERE to see the dates and locations. On-Line Registration is available for some locations.
Click HERE for our flier (pdf) for more information including dates and locations
The Storm Trysail Foundation Seamanship Award Dinner and Fundraiser Honored George David and his
crew of Rambler 100
from the 2011 Fastnet Race
The event was held onThursday, May 22, 2014 at the
Stamford Yacht Club in Stamford, CT.
Master of Ceremonies for the evening was
STC Member and National Sailing Hall of Fame President
Rambler's crew shared their extraordinary story of
seamanship, survival and good fortune.
The Storm Trysail Foundation and the New York Yacht Club in conjunction with the Maritime College of the State University of New York hosted a hands-On Safety@Sea Seminar on Saturday, April 5, 2014. This US Sailing Sanctioned Seminar was designed to meet the Safety at Sea requirements for the 2014 Newport to Bermuda Race.
On the water sessions with man overboard recovery, setting storm sails, emergency steering, pool sessions with PFD, life raft use and combating hypothermia were some of the topics covered and demonstrated.
Click HERE to see pictures taken during the SAS Seminar.