O’PEN SKIFF/BIC COACH
Nick has been a sailor at SYS for over eight years. He began sailing Optis, competing in the green fleet and RWB race teams. He then moved on to 420s where he competed on both the club and high school teams. Currently Nick is racing for Sarasota High School’s varsity sailing team. Nick has been coaching and volunteering at SYS for five years, and has coached the Bic classes several times. Additionally, he competed in Bic North Americans for two consecutive years. Along with sailing, he is a student at Sarasota High, where he is part of the AICE, MaST, and AP Capstone programs. Nick also runs for the Sarasota High track team. Nick has traveled across the nation competing in regattas in various different fleets and he aims to pass on the knowledge he has gained from his experiences to his students. He hopes to teach each student to the best of his abilities while still making practice fun and engaging every week.