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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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Community Boating Center Inc New Bedford
Community Boating Center New Bedford Ocean Stewardship Program

Project Description The Community Boating Center, Inc (CBC) of New Bedford is expanding their year-round Sailing into Knowledge STEAM (Science, Techn

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RiverGuides Plastic Pollution Education & Remediation Project

Project Description The Delaware River, which runs adjacent to Philadelphia and its suburbs, is plagued with plastic pollution and debris much like m

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Stemming the Tide: Achieving a Plastic-Free Ocean

Plastic is one of the most versatile inventions of our time, but when discarded, uncollected, or mismanaged, plastic rapidly becomes a crisis of immen

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Sponsorships

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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, know the importance of environmental sustainability and clean oceans which they promote amongst the sailing and ma

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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
52 Super Series

2016 marked the fifth season of the 52 SUPER SERIES and it proved to be the biggest and best yet. A competitive fleet, world class racing, and through a partnership with 11th Hour Racing, they are wo

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Ambassadors

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Cameron Appleton

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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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Peter C Henderson

Peter grew up on the Great Lakes, racing one-design keel boats and "big boats" with his father and brothers. Peter's father started a one-design fleet in his hometown. He imported the first boats

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Brock Callen

As a kid, Brock was always on the move and always outside - there wasn't a sport that he didn't do when he was younger.  It wasn't until college that he really focused on sailing. Going to Old D

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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.

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