For New Sail MV Director of Programs, Sailing Is a Life Sport
Heather Hamacek
Andrew Nutton will become the new director of programs at Sail Martha’s Vineyard in September. He has been running the sailing department at the Royal Hospital School in England for 10 years.
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Sail MV Winter Lecture
Maritime historian Matthew Stackpole will lead a voyage to the 19th century next week.
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Vineyard Sailors Get Deeply Involved in Ocean Science
Louisa Hufstader

Brock Callen Jr. and his father, Sail Martha’s Vineyard executive director and maritime instructor Brock Callen Sr. recently spent two and a half weeks steaming across the Pacific aboard a research vessel.

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Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea

On Dec. 27, the father and son team of Brocks Callen (they share the same name) headed out to sea.

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Sail MV Winter Lecture Series
Sail Martha’s Vineyard opens its winter lecture series with a discussion of black whaling captains by Skip Finley.
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Stiff Breeze and Tough Competition, Vineyard Cup Brings Surprises
Steve Myrick

At the Vineyard Cup awards ceremony Sunday, which followed three days of spirited racing in Vineyard waters, it was Nantucketer Wendy Schmidt who took the top prize in the classic division.

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Winds Up as Sail MV Turns Twenty-Five
Steve Myrick
Sail Martha’s Vineyard began 25 years ago with a simple mission: the founders of the nonprofit organization wanted to get Island kids on the water for free.
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Stories of the Sea and Generosity Fuel Sail MV Winter Lecture Series
Steve Myrick
Nat Benjamin opened the Sail MV winter lecture series, talking about his 2014 voyage to Haiti aboard his schooner Charlotte to deliver supplies and donations to an orphanage on Ile a Vache, a small island off Haiti.
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Friends Gather at Sail MV Benefit to Help Give Gift of Sailing
Mark Alan Lovewell
It was the night before the big three-day Vineyard Cup and sailors and friends of sailors were out in force. But they weren’t on the water. They were at the 24th annual Seafood Buffet and Auction to benefit Sail Martha’s Vineyard.
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Sail MV Lecture Will Focus on Underwater Vehicles
Sail Martha’s Vineyard features Megan Carroll, a research engineer at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute, at its first winter 2015 dinner-lecture series at the Black Dog Tavern.
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