“We’re all close as a team, so sailing has been a big part of my college experience. Some of my best friends are on the team,” explains Sutton.
“It’s one of those extracurricular activities that you can incorporate into a majority of your collegiate career,” says Reddaway. “It gets me away from school and gives me a break from the city, but it also provides academic help, from the older sailors who have already taken your classes. Being in a position on the executive board has also helped me enhance my leadership skills and take on the responsibility of being the person in charge of coordinating practices, regattas and everything in between.”