Nomination Open For USA Sailing Coach

Committee for US Sailing’s Olympic Sailing (OSC) is inviting nomination for coach of the year (United State Sailing Coach), for the year 2016.


The committee will honor coaches of America for sailing in five categories for their remarkable work in the field. The contribution will include work done at national, international and youth level.

The five categories in which award will be given are the national coach of the year, development coach of the year, Volunteer coach of the year, Paralympic coach of the year, “Doc” councilman science award. The award will highlight the contribution of coaches in training of athletes at all the levels. This includes national, international, youth and Paralympic.

The nomination should have following information which five coaching award the coach is nominated for, coaching record of 2016 coach nominee, recognition and honors received by the nominee in year 2016 for his/her contribution, description of service of the nominee and support he/she has provided to sport in the year 2016 and contact number, email ID for both the nominee and the person who is doing nomination.

In addition to visiting the office of council people can send a nomination via email too. Email for nomination is nominations@ussailing.org. The review of nomination will be done in the year 2016 itself and there is no benefit of giving multiple entries if nominator does not have any different achievement of nominee then what is mentioned already.

For all five categories of nomination, there are different requirement. It is advisable to nominators go through the details of each category before applying it.

In year 2015, the award for United State Sailing National Coach of the year was given to David Ullman of Newport Beach Calif. It is interesting to see who will be the winner of this award for the year 2016.