Grants

Environmental Stewardship Education aboard Sail Training Vessel Spirit of Bermuda

Living on an island in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean brings a unique perspective and appreciation for the impacts of marine debris.  For ten years

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Ocean Pollution Ambassador Program for Sailing and Coastal Communities

Solutions for ocean pollution, and ocean health as a whole, can often be challenging to implement if there is little public engagement on the issues.

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Keep Our River Clean!

As the oldest and largest public sailing center in the U.S., Community Boating Inc. recognizes their role in improving and preserving the health of th

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Life Cycle Analysis for Low-Impact Commercial Boat Building

PROJECT DESCRIPTION Sustainable development is traditionally defined as development that meets the needs of the present while not compromising the n

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Sponsorships

The Atlantic Cup

America’s Carbon Neutral Sailing Race The Atlantic Cup presented by 11th Hour Racing is committed to being the most environmentally responsible sailing race in the United States. Since its inceptio

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55 South

Mark Towill and Charlie Enright, co-founders of professional sailing team 55 South, believe in the importance of environmental sustainability and clean oceans, which they promote through the sailing

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newportFILM Ocean Films

newportFILM seeks to heighten awareness on the issues facing our oceans and local bodies of water through the lens of documentary film. Film can not only be a catalyst for community dialogue around

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52 Super Series

Through a partnership with 11th Hour Racing, the 52 Super Series is working to integrate practices and processes that minimise the environmental impact of their events.  This highly successful intern

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Ambassadors

Anderson Reggio

Anderson's career in both race management and sailing roles has spanned numerous events all over the world. An habitual runner in his youth, his athletic focus has been more heavily geared towards w

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Jamie Haines

Jamie has been sailing professionally since 2005, and prior to that she was involved with many other teams on the match racing circuit, and with various olympic classes and handicap racing. Jamie 

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Tom Burnham

Tom grew up sailing with his family on Long Island Sound and spent his summers at the Milford Yacht Club. He started racing competitively in Jr High School when he was 12 years old. His first taste

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Stephanie Roble

Stephanie grew up sailing dinghies and scows on Lake Beulah in Wisconsin. She fell in love with sailing at an early age and has always been determined to be at the top. She won the Optimist division o

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Strategy

11th Hour Racing, a program of The Schmidt Family Foundation, establishes strategic partnerships within the sailing and marine communities to promote collaborative, systemic change for the health of the marine environment.

Recent News

Follow along as 11th Hour Racing Grantees, Sponsorships and Ambassadors work to support sustainable practices that improve the health of our oceans.