Category: Pre-Regatta Report

Ready to go in Miami!

It’s been a busy couple weeks preparing for the first World Cup regatta of the year here in Miami. After the New Year I spent a week in Philadelphia with my girlfriend and to put a lot of focus on my fitness. I then headed south on January 12th to the warm south Florida. I […]

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ISAF Worlds Pre-Regatta Report 2014

After a successful drive from Amsterdam to Santander, Spain and a solid week of training, game day has descended upon us. Tomorrow is the first day of racing for the World Championships! I had a great week of sailing in varied sea breezes, consistently building and peaking my knowledge of the venue and my boat […]

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Europe Arrival

I had a short week at home to recharge the batteries, get some home cooking, and get my final workouts before leaving for Europe. More importantly, I spent long hours in meetings, with both individuals and companies, as I pursue sponsorships for my campaign. It was a different challenge for me, but I was pleased […]

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Rio de Janeiro and SWC Miami Preparation

It has been a rollercoaster ride the last few weeks. After the New Year, I headed down to Rio de Janeiro on January 5th to spend a week of racing at the Olympic venue. During my stay, I travelled with Charlie Buckingham, Erik Bowers, and Erika Reineke. Our coach Mark Littlejohn had plans join us, […]

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Oman Pre-Worlds Report

The time has finally come and the World Championship starts this Sunday. The last few months have been mentally and physically grueling, but I am feeling well prepared and pumped to start racing. Since my arrival in Oman early in the morning on November 6th, it has been a process of adjusting to time change, […]

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CORK Preparation

After finishing off the BUSA Tour, I did a lot of travelling in a short amount of time. I made a quick stop in Miami to meet with the US Sailing Team head physical therapist Chris Herrera and his team at Jaguar Therapeutics. During my time there, we did several tests to measure my overall […]

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Laser Nationals Preparation

Upon my return home from College Nationals, I thought it was best for me physically and mentally to take some time off the water.  In the meantime, I began to pick up road biking, which is widely recognized as the best form of cardio exercise among the international laser fleet.  Each day, I discovered new […]

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