In an age where vast amounts of information are available with a few clicks, the subtleties of actually learning the correct way to do something are often taken for granted or even lost. Consequently, we too often rely on the work of faceless others to show us the ‘how-to’s’ in life. Luckily, there are still plenty of hands-on doers and mentors in sailing. These are the people that keep our sport thriving.Read more
One of the best junior sailing champions in the country, Paul Risseeuw passed away on November 27, 2015.
There will be a memorial gathering on December 5th, 2015, 11:00am, at Pettipaug Yacht Club in Essex, CT. All are welcome.Read more
Published January 1, 2011
Like others who are devoted to advancing the sport of sailing, Paul Risseeuw is exceedingly modest about his accomplishments. A soft-spoken resident of Ivoryton, CT, Paul has built one of the best junior programs in the country and he’s a pioneer of hands-on powerboat instruction.Read more