High School Sailing Gets Underway! Great Finish for Mahtomedi in the 2013 Ice Breaker

White Bear Sailing School based Mahtomedi HS sailing team finished 2nd in the first high school sailing event of the 2013 spring season.  Sailor’s Will Crary, Maria Markoe, Peter Brady. Thor Hsu, Claire Clark arrived to Belmont Harbor on Saturday morning, greeted by a shining sun and a light  brisk breeze, but also a coating of ice that had set on the harbor overnight. After a few hours of sunlight and some icebreaking crews sent out midmorning, the racing was able to begin just before noon in a 7 knot northerly breeze, temperatures right […]

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Winter Racing News

Two White Bear sailors were invited to compete in two Snipe world class regattas held in Florida March 8-17.  Lara Dallman-Weiss has been training as a 470 crew for the Olympics since she graduated from Eckert College four years ago.  Lara asked the US Snipe Association to sponsor Will Crary and Lara as this year’s guest sailors.  They agreed and provided the White Bear pair with a boat, housing, and no entry fees.  Racers from nine countries competed, including several world champions. Brazil won the first regatta in Tampa, besting […]

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High school sailing season is gearing up.

Join the fun, and sign up for one of the fastest growing, co-educational sailing sports in America! Last Fall teams from White Bear Lake, Mahtomedi, Mounds View, Mounds Park Academy and Concordia Academy trained together on White Bear Lake. While some schools have formed teams, school sponsorship is not required, and some students sail as individuals representing their school.We happily invite all students in grades 7-12 to join the fun. Prior sailing or racing experience is not required. In fact, many students have joined our high school sailing program with […]

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