Sailors earn top spots at nationals

The coed sailing team now boasts a national champion. This weekend, Cam Cullman ’13 emerged victorious at the ICSA Men’s Singlehanded National Championships in Chicago, Ill., in the Lasers category. Lasers are one-person boats sailed by a skipper without a crew, and only a few college regattas offer divisions in Lasers. After finishing third last […]

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SAILING | Bulldogs succeed despite snow

In spite of frigid weather conditions for much of the weekend, the No. 1 coed and women’s sailing teams took care of business, each qualifying for the Atlantic Coast Championships (ACCs), which match the best teams of the East Coast against each other. The ACCs will take place the weekend of Nov. 12. The coed […]

SAILING | Elis battle adverse weather

More than in any other sport, sailing is subject to the elements. Accepting that is part of being a good sailor. Throughout the season, the Bulldogs have had to demonstrate such patience. This weekend was no exception, as uncooperative wind conditions made the racing schedule particularly unpredictable. For the second straight weekend the No. 1 […]

SAILING | Elis win big intersectional

After a busy start to the fall season, this weekend the No. 3 coed sailing team proved that quality is more important than quantity. Despite sailing in only two regattas, the team still managed to make its mark, something the No. 1 women’s team was unable to do as too much wind blew out its […]

Sailing breezes past competition

The women’s and coed sailing teams enjoyed a second straight successful weekend, winning two regattas and finishing in the top three in all four regattas in which they participated. For the coeds, Cam Cullman ’13 qualified for the National Championships in Lasers, much like his women’s team counterparts — Claire Dennis ’13 and Emily Billing […]

SAILING | Bulldogs capsize competition

The coed and women’s sailing teams reinforced their place among college sailing’s elite with impressive displays this weekend. The women’s team had two members qualify for the National Championships in Laser Radials, while the coeds traveled to three regattas, finishing within the top three in each. In Branford, Conn., the women’s team hosted the New […]

SAILING | Windless weekend doesn’t stop sailors

Glassy water can be beautiful, but there is nothing uglier to a sailor. For the second straight week, a lack of wind in the Northeast limited the activity of the No. 1 coed and women’s sailing teams. The women’s team completed a weekend-high 14 races at its regatta, seven in each division, while none of […]

SAILING | Frustrating weekend for No. 1 sailors

Although the women’s and coed sailing teams came into the weekend with the high of No. 1 rankings, the women barely got a chance to back up that mark as a lack of wind limited its sailing, while the coeds struggled in its three regattas, finishing no higher than eighth. Each coed regatta featured 20 […]