Monarch Sailing Begins Spring Season This Weekend
Feb. 11, 2005
NORFOLK, VA - The Old Dominion sailing team kicks off its spring season this weekend, competing in the Charleston's Women's regatta in Charleston, South Carolina and hosting the ODU Quad Scrimmage. ODU will compete in Charleston for three consecutive weekends to start the season, and also compete in regattas in Annapolis, Maryland; Washington, DC; King's Point, New York; Providence, Rhode Island; New Haven, Connecticut and others.
The Monarchs will host two regattas this spring: the ODU Spring Open/South #1 March 5-6 and the Szambecki Team Race March 26-27. ODU will also host an Alumni Regatta May 14, as well as the HS TR Championships April 30-May 1. The ICSA Women's Championship, the ICSA Team Race Championship and the ICSA Dinghy Championship will be held in Austin, Texas this year, beginning June 1.
ODU has won 15 national championships over the years, the last being Anna Tunnicliffe's (Perrysburg, OH) three-peat at the ICSA Women's Singlehanded National Championship last October.