2020 C420 Midwinters – Morgan Pinckney

We had arrived in Jensen Beach late after our truck up from Orlando. My crew, Marbella, and I were incredibly tired. As soon as we saw our beds, we were asleep. The next day we slept in and ate a late breakfast. We were getting to the boat park really late, and...

2019 Orange Bowl – Samantha Hemans

Thank you for your support which helped me to attend the 2019 Orange Bowl International Youth Regatta held at Coral Reef Yacht Club in Miami, Florida. There were almost 700 sailors across Optis, Lasers and C420s. I participated with my skipper Gigi Ivancich in the...

2019 Orange Bowl – Gray Hemans

Orange Bowl was an exciting event for Michael and I. The past Orange Bowls have been great, but this was the best one yet. Michael and I are considered a heavier team than most, and when the wind is up, we generally perform well against the lighter teams. This year...

2019 Orange Bowl – Morgan Pinckney

Every year, hundreds of boats come to Miami to compete in multiple different classes in the Orange Bowl Youth International Regatta . This year was my third Orange Bowl: I did my first in the 29’er and the other in the C420. Last year Nathan Sih, my crew, and I...

2020 C420 Midwinters – Samantha Hemans

Thank you for your support that helped me to go to the 2020 C420 Midwinters that was held in Jensen Beach, Florida. There were over 80 boats. I participated with my skipper Brooke Schmelz. The regatta is a three day event. The first two days of racing were the...