ASA Announces Banner Year in 2014

By: American Sailing Association, Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AMERICAN SAILING ASSOCIATION ANNOUNCES BANNER YEAR IN 2014 Leader in Sailing Education Sees Record Number of New Sailors  LOS ANGELES – January 20, 2015 – The American Sailing Association (ASA), America’s sail education authority, announced 2014 was a banner year. The Association, which has introduced more new enthusiasts to the sailing lifestyle than any other boating organization in the world, saw an overall annual increase of 10 percent in the number of new sailors who participated in its introductory sailing programs. The Association credits this growth to its progressive educational system, and its professional network of affiliated …

The ASA First 22

By: Press Release

The American Sailing Association (ASA) and Beneteau America and have entered in to a strategic partnership, to design and build a fun, appealing, modern and easy boat to entice aspiring new sailors to discover the magical world of sailing. The ASA First 22 is a product of the collaboration between Beneteau’s ace design team and the input of a team of ASA’s schools and instructors and it will be debuted at the 2014 Annapolis Sailboat Show October 9-13. The new sailboat, ASA First 22, is being produced in the USA at Beneteau’s factory in Marion, South Carolina. Some of its features include a very large extended …