Trans Pacific Yacht Race – www.transpacyc.com The Trans Pacific Yacht Race (TransPac) is an offshore yacht race starting off Point, Fermin, San Pedro near Los Angeles and ending off in Honolulu, a distance of 2,225 nautical miles.
Volvo Ocean Race – volvooceanrace.com
The Volvo Ocean Race is the world’s pre-eminent round-the-world yacht race and one of
the most coveted prizes in the sport. The Race is owned by Volvo Cars and Volvo Group and managed by a dedicated team working from state-of-the-art headquarters in Alicante, Spain.
Team Alvimedia – teamalvimedica.com
A dream that started seven years ago on the set of a Disney film has come true with Team Alvimedica, an international campaign with the youngest crew in the race taking on ocean racing`s toughest challenge.
Team SCA – teamsca.com
Team SCA is the first all-female team to take on the world’s toughest ocean race since 2002. It takes many different skills to make a team. There is no secret recipe, but training, hard work and commitment are crucial to making it a success. Team SCA have trained for 18 months for the 38,000 mile race around the world, they have committed every waking hour in the pursuit of one goal, to be the most successful female team in the history of this race.
US Sailing – ussailing.org
US Sailing was originally organized as the North American Yacht Racing Union (NAYRU) on October 30, 1897. As the National Governing Body for the sport of sailing, US Sailing’s mission is to provide leadership for the sport of sailing in the United States. The organization works to achieve this mission through a wide range of programs and events, geared towards providing an equal level playing field for all sailors. US Sailing sets the course enabling sailors to enjoy the sport for a lifetime.
US Sailing MVP Partnership – ussailingmvp.com/JHOST
Jackson Hole Ocean Sailing Team and US Sailing MVP Partnership Program will enhance your experience as a Jackson Hole Ocean Sailing Team member. By joining US Sailing through this program, you will receive a discounted membership and Jackson Hole Ocean Sailing Team will receive credits that we can apply to bring more training programs, seminars and activities for our team; as well as purchase supplies and educational materials that our sailing program will use throughout the season. Please join us in supporting training for our youth and supporting the sport through US Sailing.
DIEHL Gallery – http://www.diehlgallery.com Diehl Gallery incorporates nautical art. They are dedicated to supporting sailing opportunity for all kids.
How to Sail: The Ultimate Guide: http://www.jenreviews.com/how-to-sail/
A Scout’s Guide to Boating Knots:
This information was shared with JHOST by Boy Scout Troop 325. A nice bit of information, mateys.