US Sailing announces national winners for the first time in San Diego

SAN DIEGO (KUSI) – The top performing U.S. sailors of the year have been shortlisted for US Sailing’s 2019 Rolex Yachtsman and Yachtswoman of the Year awards.

The annual determination of this year’s awards represents a wide range of accomplished sailors at different stages of their respective careers and from various disciplines in the sport.

All six of these finalists represent their own unique pathway to the top of the sport and have each mastered their craft with a dedicated focus on precision and performance on the grandest stage.

The winners will be announced on February 6, 2020 aboard the USS Midway Museum as part the Sailing Leadership Forum, organized by US Sailing.

One of the 2020 finalists, Willem Van Waay,  is from Coronado.

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