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Weekend Update – Nevin

USA45 Racing member Nevin Snow debriefs us on the great weekend the team had sailing in San Francisco! Pictures to follow shortly. This past weekend, March 15-17, USA45 Racing traveled to San Francisco to officially begin on-water training for the Red Bull Youth America’s Cup. It was our first session sailing together after having been selected by Oracle Team USA to represent the United States, and it was shaping up …Read More

USA45 Racing Announces Charlie Ogletree as Head Coach

Team USA45 Racing is very pleased to announce the hiring of our new coach, Charlie Ogletree. Charlie has joined TeamUSA45 as head coach to lead the team in the Red Bull Youth America’s Cup. Charlie brings a great deal of experience to Team USA45 having most recently been the skipper of the America’s Cup China Team. Prior to that, he was a coach for the America’s Cup winning Team BMW/Oracle Racing …Read More

Team USA45 College Sailing Update

Once again this past weekend, several members of Team USA45 squared off on the College Sailing circuit, this time at the St. Mary’s Team Race hosted by St. Mary’s College of Maryland. The deep ten team field consisted of some the best college teams in the nation, including all of the top seven, in the latest Sailing World College Sailing Rankings. Jake Ladow andJohn Wallace sailing for the home team St. Mary’s …Read More

Five Teams Selected from Selection Series

After two long weeks of intense sailing against the best youth sailors in the world on San Francisco Bay, five teams have emerged from the pool of twelve to earn the right to compete for the Red Bull Youth America’s Cup. Team Tilt (Switzerland), ROFF/Cascais Sailing Team (Portugal), Full Metal Jacket Racing (New Zealand), STG/NRV Youth Team (Germany), and Objective Australia (Australia) will fill the final five slots in the …Read More

USA45 Racing on the College Sailing Circuit

Several members of Team USA45 Racing (From left: John, Nevin, Graham, Jake L.) were in Charleston, SC this weekend as they represented their respective schools at the Bob Bavier Team Race regatta hosted by the College of Charleston. Jake LaDow and John Wallace (St. Mary’s) placed 6th in the 10 team field, while Graham Landy (Yale) and Nevin Snow (Georgetown) tied for first overall with a 10-2 record with Georgetown …Read More

Team USA45 Fundraiser: An Evening with James Spithill

Join us for a special evening at SDYC to support Team USA45 in their pursuit to win the first ever Red Bull Youth America’s Cup. Featuring a presentation by Oracle Team USA Skipper and defending America’s Cup helmsman James Spithill. Meet James and three USA45 Racing team members and SDYC members Jake La Dow, Jake Reynolds and Nevin Snow. For more information and to register, visit the event page on SDYC.org. Date …Read More