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2017 Junior Sailing Staff
Emily Egan / Program Director
Emily is returning for her third season as Program Director after many summers of coaching at PYC. She learned to sail at Arundel Yacht Club, and sailed collegiately at Bates College. Emily participates in J/24 fleet racing on Casco Bay. Emily teaches English at Kennebunk High School, where she also coaches the tennis and ski teams. .
Morgan Casey / Assistant Director
PYC is fortunate to have Morgan on board as the assistant director for the upcoming season. In addition to supporting the junior sailing program, Morgan also drives the launch, runs race committee on Thursday evenings and keeps our dinghies in good working condition. Morgan is from Biddeford Pool and is a former junior sailing instructor at Biddeford Pool Yacht Club and Arundel Yacht Club. In the winter you can find Morgan on the slopes; she graduated from Carrabassett Valley Academy and has since worked a lift attendant at Sugarloaf.
Chris Manson-Hing / Opti Race
Chris Manson-Hing will be returning to coach the Opti Race team in 2017, after a successful season coaching the 420 Race team in 2016. Chris Manson-Hing is from Marblehead, MA and is a product of Pleon Yacht Club. He is a former member of the US and Trinidad and Tobago National Optimist teams and a current member of the US Sailing Team Development Program. In August 2016, Chris was named a member of the Red Bull Foiling Generation and is training on hydrofoil boats for the Youth America’s Cup. Chris sails collegiately for Hobart-William Smith. He is the 420 Race Coach in his first season at PYC.
Adult Sailing Program
Ginny Marvin / Women’s Sailing
Sarah Young / Women’s Sailing
Steve Whipple / Men’s Sailing
Chris Morin / Coed Sailing
Please email Emily Egan at firstname.lastname@example.org to inquire or apply.