Coach Kevin Pratt is the president of the Anacortes Waterfront Alliance and has previous experience in another youth sailing program. He is a certified US Sailing Instructor and the head instructor of the summer learn-to-sail program.
Our longest running coach, Steve has been involved with the program since it first began over twenty years ago. He is a certified US Sailing Instructor, with many years of racing and sailing experience in both dinghys and keelboats.
Zak helped coach the Western Washington University team and was certified as a US Sailing Instructor. Zak's wife is an Anacortes high school sailing team alumnus, and Zak now helps to coach the team, including their son.
After sailing on the team herself, Anna is now an assistant coach and does organizational work for the team. She is a certified US Sailing Instructor with experience as both a high school sailor and summer instructor.
A self-proclaimed "assistant to the assistant coach," Kent became more involved with the program when his daughter joined the team. He is a certified US Sailing Instructor with extensive knowledge of keelboat racing, boatwork, and rigging.
Kane enjoys cruising and racing in local yacht club events on his Ranger 20
Jared enjoys participating in local cruising and yacht club races