Rocky River, Ohio

Meeting With Rocky River City Council

I am not known for my strength in public speaking but last week I was asked to address the Rocky River City Council at their public meeting in City Hall. When I started sailing at the Cleveland Yachting Club, I never imagined that one day I would be standing in front of the city leaders…

CYC Sail Camp

It All Started at CYC’s Sail Camp

My competitive sailing career is fast moving, exciting and takes me all around the world at 17 years old…but it all started when I was 8 and had my first introduction to dinghy sailing at the Cleveland Yachting Club’s Sail Camp!   Since my siblings are all 7 and 8 years older than I am,…

17 year old David Hein

Lessons From Sochi To Take To Rio 2016

I spent a considerable amount of time in front of my television over the past couple weeks watching the Olympic Athletes competing, winning and losing in Sochi and am taking several important lessons with me as I train for Rio 2016!   Each of the athletes that have been competing in the Sochi Games are…

Jensen Beach

Sailing Friends Are Friends For Life

This weekend I arrived at the US Sailing Center in Martin County for the 2014 C420 Midwinter Championships and as I began to get my 420 ready for the weekend I was barraged by friends from all over the country coming up to me to say hi and see how things are going. Sailing really…

It Takes A Village to sail an olympic campaign

It Takes A Village to Build A Champion

Sailing an Olympic campaign at any age is a huge struggle, as a teenage athlete competing at an elite level it takes a village to make it work and I am extremely grateful to my friends and family for all their continued support over the years.   When I began racing sailboats back when I…

Rio 2016

Inspired By Athletes at Sochi Olympics

When it comes to television I don’t watch much, but with the Sochi Olympics going on I have found myself watching as top athletes from around the world compete at the ultimate event in their life! The television coverage depicts the lives of these athletes as glorious and amazing. ¬†And right now, as they are…

Jaguar Therapeutics on NACRA 17 Mainsail

Jaguar Therapeutics Signs as New Sponsor

Top sports medicine, training and physical therapy center Jaguar Therapeutics becomes the latest sponsor of our efforts to win Gold in Rio! As athletes engaged in a full-time active campaign to literally become the best in the world, it is vital that we have a clear and easy to follow plan to develop our strength…