16th Annual Women’s Sailing Conference
Published on January 15th, 2017
The 16th Annual Women’s Sailing Conference, to be held June 3 in Marblehead, MA, provides an all-day event for women of all skill levels to learn or enhance a variety of recreational sailing skills through land and water-based workshops.
Featuring keynote speaker Sally Barkow, an Olympic sailor, two-time Rolex Yachtswoman of the Year and member of Team SCA in the 2014/15 Volvo Ocean Race, Sally offers unique insights and experiences that can be applied to sailing and to life.
Enjoy the Leadership in Women’s Sailing Awards presentation as well as three meals during the conference. Raffles and a silent auction will benefit the Women’s Sailing Foundation, an organization dedicated to enhancing the lives of women and girls through education and access to the sport of sailing.
WHERE: Corinthian Yacht Club, One Nahant Street, Marblehead, Massachusetts
WHEN: Saturday, June 3, 2017
WHY: Fun, education and camaraderie! The 2017 Women’s Sailing Conference, a program of the National Women’s Sailing Association, enriches the lives of women through education and improved access to the sport of sailing. Sailing is a multi-dimensional sport, providing opportunities to develop skills and confidence in everything from boat handling and safety to navigation and teamwork.
CONTACT: JoanThayer at firstname.lastname@example.org
Details and registration form available in the spring at www.womensailing.org