UP Sailing Company Owner Earns Outstanding Instructor Award from Upper Michigan’s Source

UP Sailing Company Owner Earns Outstanding Instructor Award from Upper Michigan's Source

Brian VanWieren of U.P. Sailing Company Receives 2023 Outstanding Instructor Award from the American Sailing Association

The American Sailing Association (ASA) has recognized Brian VanWieren, owner of U.P. Sailing Company in Marquette, Michigan, as one of the top 1% of all 2,500 ASA instructors worldwide. VanWieren and his wife Kristen founded U.P. Sailing Company in 2023 on the shores of Lake Superior in Marquette. They offer day and sunset sails as well as ASA-accredited sailing education to enthusiasts looking for unforgettable experiences on the largest freshwater lake in the world.

A Passion for Sailing and Community Involvement

U.P. Sailing Company is committed not just to providing excellent sailing education and experiences but also to giving back to the local community. It supports Veteran Sails with Courage Incorporated, community program fundraising, and the youth program through the Marquette Junior Yacht Club.

VanWieren’s Leadership in Sailing Education

Brian VanWieren’s selection as an Outstanding Instructor by the ASA reaffirms his standing as a leader in the field of sailing education. His dedication to fostering a love for sailing and empowering individuals to start their personal sailing journeys sets a commendable standard for instructors worldwide. If you’re interested in learning more about U.P. Sailing Company and their services, visit www.upsailingco.com.

UPDATE: Structural Failure May Have Caused the Sinking of Freighter in Lake Superior

The US Coast Guard has found a crack on Michipicoten, a freighter that took on water in Lake Superior recently. They have suggested that the “structural failure” could have been a reason for the incident.

UPDATE: Missing Boaters Found After Capsizing

Two missing people who had capsized in Keweenaw Bay have been located and rescued by the authorities. No casualties were reported. This incident highlights the importance of safety while sailing or boating in any waterbody.

Originally Post From https://www.uppermichiganssource.com/2024/06/10/owner-up-sailing-company-given-outstanding-instructor-award/

Read more about this topic at
Owner of UP sailing company given outstanding instructor …
Winners Announced for the 2023 US Sailing Association …

“SW Florida Fishing: June Starting out Hot on the Water”

“Key West Marlin Tournament offers whopping $50,000 in cash prizes for sports enthusiasts on keysnews.com”