Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Finding a Passion and a Path

Finding a Passion and a Path

October 1, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

Ten years ago, Julie Hylton could never have imagined that she’d someday leave the trappings of the corporate world, learn to sail, and start up her own clothing line in New York City. Yet a recent Facebook post on Hylton’s company site reveals a lot about her journey: I don’t need therapy. I just need […]

Don’t Do What I Did

Don’t Do What I Did

October 1, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

During all of my years on the water, I focused on power boating. My parents owned a 21-foot cuddy cabin when I was growing up, and I’ve owned boats of my own from 16 to 37 feet.  Before buying my current boat with twin engines, the boats I owned were single engine outboards and inboards. […]

A Newbie Goes Sailing

A Newbie Goes Sailing

January 1, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

. Though I’m an experienced power boater with a lot of time on cruisers and other watercrafts, I went sailing for the first time this past summer. Thanks to Ron Ferina, who runs a sailing program for Long Island’s United States Power Squadrons®, I was put in contact with Dave Goldsmith. Captain Dave, a very […]

Boat Mentoring

Boat Mentoring

January 1, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Boat Mentoring – National Women’s Sailing Association and the Breakwater Yacht Club in Sag Harbor