Meet Arielle – Sailing Director
A native to the Hampton Roads area, Arielle Darrow brings 11 years of sailing experience to Hampton Yacht Club. Arielle earned her degree in Biology and Secondary Education at Old Dominion University on a full academic scholarship. After graduating college, she taught biology and math in Virginia and Florida. During the spring and summer seasons, she managed and instructed sailing programs on the East Coast, including Bayport Scout Reservation, Yale Corinthian Yacht Club and Sail Nauticus. She was an active member of Old Dominion University’s Varsity sailing team and currently races many types of boats, from small dinghies to high performance catamarans. She has placed 7th out of 30 in the 2015 F18 Nationals and 5th out of 21 in the 2015 F16 Nationals. Arielle and her team, Team Trouble, has just won the 2016 US Sailing Team Racing Championship (Hinman Trophy), which now qualifies Team Trouble to represent USA in the 2017 World Championship. Arielle is also US Sailing Coaching Level 3 certified and ISAF Class 3 sailor.
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