(5/29/2013) The Force — What Will it Take to Win?

SAN FRANCISCO, California May 29, 2013 – The American Youth Sailing Force (The Force) has been practicing hard on the AC45 and making significant fitness progress with the help of Oracle Team USA’s trainers. They know you can’t win without both of those elements working in sync. The AC45’s demanding … Continue reading

(5/6/2013) Big Breeze on San Francisco Bay – The Force Sails an AC45

SAN FRANCISCO, California May 6, 2013 – The American Youth Sailing Force (The Force) was looking for big breeze this past weekend, and that’s exactly what we got. The conditions were spectacular, with winds in the high teens and low twenties, clear skies and warm temperatures. What we hadn’t anticipated … Continue reading

(5/3/2013) The Force and Treasure Island Sailing Center Focus on Community Outreach

SAN FRANCISCO, California May 3, 2013 – The American Youth Sailing Force (The Force) took a day out of their busy schedule to give back to the Bay Area’s sailing community at the Treasure Island Sailing Center. April 28 began with The Force giving a brief presentation to the high … Continue reading

(4/15/2013) Zhik Announces Sponsorship of the American Youth Sailing Force for the Red Bull Youth America’s Cup

SAN FRANCISCO, California April 15, 2013 – The American Youth Sailing Force (The Force) is pleased to announce that Zhik is now our official clothing sponsor. Zhik’s Pat Langley is very enthusiastic, “The team has a great amount of energy and have proven to be winners not only on the … Continue reading

(4/12/2013) LessAdmin named as sponsor of the American Youth Sailing Force, competitors in the Red Bull Youth America’s Cup.

San Francisco, California, Friday, April 12 — LessAdmin, who provide a software application that makes managing yacht campaigns and events easier, today agreed to become the first sponsor of the American Youth Sailing Force (The Force) team. The Force is one of 10 teams competing in the Red Bull Youth … Continue reading

(3/17/2013) March Update

After an incredibly busy February where the team was maintaining the AC45’s being used in the Red Bull Youth America’s Cup International Selection Series, we’re launching into our first month of concentrated on-the water training. Click here to read our March Update

(2/7/2013) American Youth Sailing Force – Maintaining AC45 Race Boats for International Selection Series Trials

The American Youth Sailing Force (AYSF), has taken over regular maintenance of two AC45 yachts for use in the Red Bull Youth Americas Cup (RBYAC) International Selection Series. This Selection Series determines which four international youth teams will compete in the RBYAC September 1-4 prior to the America’s Cup. The … Continue reading

(1/9/2013) American Youth Sailing Force – Committed to Winning the Red Bull Youth America’s Cup

The American Youth Sailing Force (AYSF), representing the City of San Francisco, is determined to beat the ten competing international youth teams this September. AYSF’s single-minded focus to win includes training with ORACLE TEAM USA (OTUSA), sailing and racing various high-performance yachts and pursuing an ambitious fundraising effort. Racing begins … Continue reading

(11/1/2012) The American Youth Sailing Force is San Francisco’s Team in the 2013 RedBull Youth America’s Cup

A year ago when RedBull announced their sponsorship of the Youth America’s Cup, five of us began planning for this day. We started with good sailing resume’s but little else. Today we stand as one of the teams competing in the RedBull Youth America’s Cup where we will represent Oracle … Continue reading