Famous Again on the Wisc.edu homepage!
The team is under the spotlight again; this time on the University of Wisconsin homepage. Click here to read yet another great article about our sailors, and to see what Coach Dave Elsmo has to say about the team. We're working hard each practice to exceed the expectations that our followers have for us. Thanks to everyone who has supported us along the way!
The team sails downwind during a practice race.
Photo by Kait Vosswinkel
UW Sailors Make the Front Page of the Wisconsin State Journal!
The Wisco Sailing Team made the front page of the newspaper on Saturday, September 28. Click here to read the article, and see some cool snapshots taken at Thursday's practice. It's great to be recognized in such a big way after breaking into the top 20 college sailing teams in the nation. Go go Wisco! We're famous!
UW-Madison Sailing Team High School Clinic 2013
Calling all high school sailors! Be sure to check out info regarding the High School Clinic this year by clicking here. The clinic will be held November 2nd and 3rd, and will feature coaching by George Kutschenreuter, Connor Trepton, Mike Lee, and alum Brendan Boylan. It's going to be a blast, and will be great preparation for Great Lakes Championship. We'll give you new skills and techniques to apply to your high school sailing, so don't miss out. See you there!
First Practice: A Success!
Today's turn-out was unbelievable; so many new sailors! Thanks to everyone who came down to join the team. With a nice westerly breeze, we were able to get 15 420/FJs, 2 J22s, and a keelboat out on the water. A beautiful day on Mendota! Check out the new and updated Fall 2013 schedule, and "like" our Facebook page to see some more fun photos from today's practice!
The Start of a New Season: Fall 2013
The first official practice of the UW-Madison sailing team will be held September 3rd! With such growth and improvement seen with each regatta last season, we're expecting great success this year. Our incoming freshman class brings high hopes and expectations. Get ready! Continue to check in for new regatta reports, a new roster, and new photos. Also, make sure to "like" and follow our Facebook page! Go go Wisco!