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Oakcliff Sailing


With an expert collection of directors, coaches, industry leaders, and alumni, Oakcliff Sailing is the best suited sailing center in the country to bring US sailors to the top of the podium. Sailors at Oakcliff have access to 76 boats, including the largest worldwide fleets of Nacra 17s, 49ers, 49er FXs, and Swedish Match 40s. In addition to a fantastic fleet, a sail loft, and a workshop, the clinics and coaching at Oakcliff Sailing are also unparalleled. On a daily basis, students are coached by 2010 US Sailing Developmental Coach of the Year, Jay Kehoe. The first American to compete in three America’s Cups and two Whitbread (now Volvo) Races, Executive Director, Dawn Riley, runs daily meetings and coordinates activities. Meanwhile, board member Dave Perry, who has written several books on sailing and match racing also joins students for match racing clinics throughout the season. Services include Custom Training, Season Long Racing and Clinics, and Corporate Team Building Exercises.