Gary Jobson

Sailing's ambassador

As a two-time College Sailor of the Year, Jobson (b. 1950) went on to win eight national one-design titles and the Sailing World Hall of Fame regatta before becoming an America's Cup tactician, author and television commentator for the ESPN network.

Jobson is one of the best known names in American yachting and is constantly promoting the sport. In his role as national chairman of the Leukemia Cup, he has helped raise millions of dollars for leukemia treatment and research.