Learn to Sail 101

IUP Sailing club invites new and returning members to the first session of spring “shore-school.” The lake is still frozen, but you can get a head-start on the sailing season by learning the basics through shore school. In the first of four half-hour sessions introduces teh wind, boat physics and nomenclature, capsizing and basic knots….

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IUP Sailing – Get on Our Radar

IUP Sailing uses several platforms to share information and keep members involved.            If you want general information and reminders, please sign up on the email list Weekly sailing plans are updated via email and Facebook.  Please like: https://www.facebook.com/groups/IUPSailing/ Event times and changes (including Sunday sails, weather reports, etc.) use GROUPME: https://app.groupme.com/join_group/25081544/WMY2vu We’re on Twitter too,…

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IUP Recognizes Corinthian Sailors

The IUP Sailing Club recognizes the Corinthian spirit as inherent to good sailing and good citizenship. Each year it may recognize one or more members as models of that spirit. Seniors Karl Richter (Safety Science) and Philip Dorn (Hospitality Management) received the innagural award in May 2016. According to US Sailing, “The Corinthian Spirit” entails…

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Happy end of semester

  The sailing season this spring was shockingly short — with ice on the lake into April!  But hearty souls don’t mind getting their feet wet in the frigid water.  Have a great summer, sailors.  If you live in the area, and are certified, remember you can use the club boats.  Graduates, alumni … remember…

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Team Sails in First Ever Intercollegiate Regatta for IUP

Annapolis, MD – May 3, 2014 IUP Sailing Club members Karl Richter and Joe Cristello represented IUP in the Pinkerton Memorial Regatta on Saturday. The pair traveled to Annapolis where they sailed against the University of Maryland, Salisbury University, and University of Maryland Baltimore. “It was our first and certainly not our last! Here’s to…

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