2016-2017 Yale Coed Sailing News

  • Lamphere Finishes Ninth at Junior Worlds
    July 03, 2017
    The 49er Junior World Championships ended today in Kingston, Ontario after fifteen races in medium to light breeze from a steady direction.
  • Lamphere to Compete at Junior World Championships
    June 30, 2017
    The 49er Junior World Championships (under 23) began Friday in Kingston, Ontario. Rising senior Malcolm Lamphere is competing in the event which will host sailors from five different countries.
  • Lamphere wins Laser Class North American Championship
    June 26, 2017
    After twelve races in varying wind and current conditions, Yale sailor Malcolm Lamphere won the North American championships by a solid ten points. Racing was very tight, and going into the last day of racing nearly ten sailors had a shot of winning the event.
  • Spring Academic All-Ivy Announced
    June 22, 2017
    The Ivy League has announced its spring Academic All-Ivy honorees, and 10 Bulldogs were recognized. Each were starters or key reserves on an officially recognized varsity team with a 3.0 or better cumulative grade point averages. Each Ivy League institution nominated five men and five women from its eligible student-athletes.
  • Three Yale Sailors to Compete at North American Laser Championships
    June 20, 2017
    Snowcapped mountains in the backdrop and sunny and warm weather on the water is what met the three Yale sailors on the English Bay when they arrived on Monday to begin training for the 2017 Laser North American Championships hosted by Royal Vancouver Yacht Club.
  • McNay '05 Associate Head Coach Bill Healy wins 2017 Coach of the Year
    June 05, 2017
    Yale sailing’s Stuart P. McNay '05 Associate Head Coach Bill Healy was recognized on Friday, June 2 by Sail1Design, one of sailing’s top news websites, as the 2017 Coach of the Year.
  • Barrows Wins College Sailor of the Year Award, Nine Bulldogs Named to All-American Team
    June 04, 2017
    After eleven days of competition, a women’s national championship victory and two coed second place finishes, the Bulldogs dominated the awards ceremony at the end of the championship week.
  • Bulldogs Runners Up at National Championship
    June 03, 2017
    The Gill Coed National Championships concluded on Friday in Charleston with seventeen races completed in both divisions. In a strong comeback, the Bulldogs climbed from fifth to second on the last day, finishing only nineteen points behind the first place team, College of Charleston.
  • No. 1 Bulldogs in Fifth after Day One of National Championship
    June 01, 2017
    The Gill Coed National Championships began on Thursday in a building southerly. After ten races, the Bulldogs are in fifth place with 158 points, 31 points out of the lead.
  • No. 1 Bulldogs Qualify for National Championship
    May 31, 2017
    The Gill Coed Western Semifinals wrapped up Wednesday after 11 races were sailed in each division. In a remarkably close event, the Bulldogs finished a nationals berth securing second after the last race in A division was not counted due to lack of a matching B division race. They were twenty points out of first, but only one point ahead of third, and two points ahead of fourth.
  • No. 1 Bulldogs in Close Second after Day One of National Qualifier
    May 30, 2017
    The Bulldogs spent nearly 9 hours on the water today to only get six “A” division and 4 “B” division races off in the Gill western semifinals. They trail the US Naval Academy by 12 points going into tomorrow’s racing.
  • Bulldogs Take Close Second at Team Racing Nationals
    May 29, 2017
    The Yale coed sailing team finished second this weekend at the Laser Performance Team Race National Championship. As the favorite to win, and coming close to making college sailing history by winning the event for the fifth time in a row, the Bulldogs were contenders for first up until the end.
  • Bulldogs Seek National Finals Berth in Charleston
    May 29, 2017
    The No. 1 Bulldogs will be competing in the Gill Coed Western Semifinal on Tuesday and Wednesday where they will be looking to finish in the top 9 to secure a spot at the finals.
  • No. 1 Bulldogs Win New England Championship, Take Home Several Individual Awards
    May 01, 2017
    The Yale coed sailing team finished a dominant season with a win at the New England Fleet Race Championship, qualifying for the ICSA Semifinal National Championship, which will be held in Charleston, S.C., early June. The Bulldogs also swept more individual awards than any team in the conference at the conclusion of racing on Sunday, among them Sailor of the Year, Crew of the Year and Rookie of the Year.
  • No. 1 Bulldogs to Pursue Third National Championship Berth
    April 27, 2017
    While most students will be on campus this weekend for Yale’s annual Spring Fling concert, members of the coed sailing team will be in Boston vying for a spot at the 2017 ICSA Fleet Race National Championship, the third and final national championship this spring. The regatta, dubbed the Coast Guard Alumni Bowl, will be held at Boston College on Saturday and Sunday.
  • Despite Limited Racing, No. 1 Bulldogs Finish Second
    April 23, 2017
    After several wind delays, the Yale coed sailing team finished just four points out of first place at the Admiral’s Cup at Kings Point and 10th at the Boston Dinghy Challenge Cup at MIT.
  • No. 1 Bulldogs to Sail Last Regattas Before Fleet Race Championship
    April 20, 2017
    With just one week remaining before the New England Fleet Race Championship and National Qualifier, the Yale coed sailing team will compete in two three-division fleet race inter-conference regattas this weekend: the Admiral’s Cup at Kings Point and the Boston Dinghy Challenge Cup at MIT.
  • No. 1 Bulldogs Win Ivy Championship
    April 16, 2017
    The Yale coed sailing team won both the Ivy League Sailing Regatta Championship and the Thompson Trophy this weekend.
  • No. 1 Bulldogs to Fleet Race at Home
    April 14, 2017
    This weekend, the Yale coed sailing team is sending two teams to the Ivy Championship for the Owen, Mosbacher and Knapp Trophies, which will held on home waters in Branford, Conn., on Saturday and Sunday. A group will also travel to the Coast Guard Academy in New London, Conn., for the Thompson Trophy.
  • No. 1 Bulldogs Win Team Race New Englands, Qualify for Nationals
    April 09, 2017
    After two exciting days of team racing on Mystic Lake, the Yale coed sailing team maintained a comfortable three-win lead to take home the Fowle Trophy for the second year in a row, earning a berth to the 2017 ICSA Team Race National Championship.
  • Defending National Champions Compete for Spot in 2017 Championship
    April 06, 2017
    This weekend, the No. 1 Yale coed sailing team will vie for one of four berths allocated to the New England Inter-Collegiate Sailing Association (NEISA) – arguably the most competitive sailing district in the nation – for the 2017 Team Race National Championship. The qualifier will be held on a small lake near Boston, home of the Tufts University Sailing Team.
  • No. 1 Bulldogs Finish Second at Marchiando
    April 02, 2017
    This weekend, the Yale coed sailing team braved snow, rain, ice and strong breeze to finish second at the Marchiando Trophy, held at MIT in Fireflies and FJs. The Bulldogs also placed fourth at the Camel Team race, hosted by Connecticut College, which was shortened to a one-day regatta because of Saturday’s winter weather.
  • Newly Elected Captain Malcolm Lamphere to Lead Bulldogs Through End of Regular Season
    March 30, 2017
    This winter, members of the Yale coed sailing team met in the Varsity Room of the Ray Tompkins House to elect junior skipper Malcolm Lamphere captain for the 2017 season.
  • No. 1 Bulldogs Looking to Defend Winning Streak at Marchiando Team Race
    March 30, 2017
    Yale coed sailing’s top team racers are hoping to defend their undefeated record at the 36th Lynne Marchiando Trophy this weekend at MIT, the final team race before next week’s New England Team Race Championship. The Bulldogs will also compete at the Camel Team Race, held on the Thames River in New London, Conn.
  • No. 1 Bulldogs Victorious Across the Board
    March 26, 2017
    A long stretch of training in St. Petersburg, Fla., last week, paid off for the Bulldogs this weekend. The Yale coed sailing team dominated at both regattas it entered, earning a perfect 14-0 record at the Friis Trophy and a 14-4 record at the NEISA-MAISA Team Race, four wins ahead of the second-place team. The women’s team also won the Duplin Team Race at Tufts.
  • No. 1 Bulldogs to Sail in New England
    March 24, 2017
    This weekend, the Yale coed sailing team will conclude spring break with two New England team races: the Friis Trophy at the Coast Guard Academy and the NEISA-MAISA Team Race at Boston College.
  • Bulldogs Win Graham Hall in Tie Breaker
    March 20, 2017
    This weekend, the No.1 Yale coed sailing team placed first at the Graham Hall Team race after an exciting tie-breaking final round at the Naval Academy. They also placed fifth at the Geiger Team Race, which was held on Saturday at MIT due to forecasted freezing temperatures on Sunday. This was the Bulldogs’ first weekend competing in team race regattas this spring.
  • No. 1 Bulldogs to Team Race at Navy and MIT
    March 18, 2017
    This weekend, the Yale coed sailing team is travelling to Annapolis and Boston for the Graham Hall Team Race at the U.S. Naval Academy in and the Geiger Team Race at MIT. This is the first weekend they will be able to team race this spring, as extreme weather over the last two weeks in New England caused several regatta cancellations.
  • No. 1 Bulldogs Finish Fourth at Charleston Spring
    March 13, 2017
    This weekend, the Yale coed sailing team placed fourth at the first fleet race of the spring season. After 17 races and two first-place finishes in the last race of both divisions, the Bulldogs were just one point out of third. The regatta took place at the College of Charleston, this spring's nationals venue, in Z420s and FJs.
  • No. 1 Bulldogs to Sail at Nationals Venue
    March 10, 2017
    Led by two women’s skippers, the Yale coed sailing team is headed to Charleston, S.C., this weekend for the Charleston Coed Spring Inter-conference. In just a few months, the Coed, Team Race and Women’s National Championships will be held at the same venue.
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