FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
US SAILING Communications Manager
PORTSMOUTH, R.I. (August 25, 2010) - Fair Wind Sailing School has joined US SAILING’s network of training certification schools. Fair Wind Sailing School currently offers certifications courses at locations in Maryland, Michigan, Ohio, and St. Thomas, U.S.V.I. Affiliation with US SAILING offers a connection to the organization’s long history of training education in the sport, and introduces students to a host of benefits to becoming members of the nation’s only sailing governing body.
“We are thrilled to upgrade our sailing curriculum by joining the premier sailing certification organization - US SAILING,” said Dave Bello, founder of Fair Wind Sailing School. “This move enables Fair Wind Sailing School to further improve our industry leading position as a top quality service provider.”
Fair Wind Sailing School instructors, like their peers at dozens of US SAILING schools across the United States, must undergo a rigorous training program to be certified to deliver curricula created by US SAILING’s National Faculty. This panel of sailing education experts draws on the most experienced sailors, educators and sailing experts in the country to constantly develop and update US SAILING’s training materials and set the standard for sailing education excellence.
“Graduates of US SAILING schools are confident with boats and can convey that confidence to passengers and family members who can feel safe in the hands of US SAILING certified sailors,” said Janine Connelly, training director of US SAILING. “We are pleased to welcome Fair Wind Sailing School into our network of schools.”
US SAILING is the nation’s premier sailing education institution. As part of US SAILING's vision to introduce as many people as possible to this great sport, we offer certification courses for instructors and coaches on a wide range of boats at varying levels of expertise.
Further information on US SAILING and its sailing education programs is available at http://www.sailingcertification.com. For more information on becoming US SAILING certified at Fair Wind Sailing School visit http://www.fairwindsailing.com. Contact Fair Wind Sailing School by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 866-380-7245.
About US SAILING
The United States Sailing Association (US SAILING), the national governing body for sailing, provides leadership for the sport in the United States. Founded in 1897 and headquartered in Portsmouth, Rhode Island, US SAILING is a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization. US SAILING offers training and education programs for instructors and race officials, supports a wide range of sailing organizations and communities, issues offshore rating certificates, and provides administration and oversight of competitive sailing across the country, including National Championships and the US Sailing Team AlphaGraphics. For more information, please visit www.ussailing.org.