The Bulldogs have come: Yale Corinthian

Meet Team Yale

A team connected by an Ivy League university (one why or another), let’s hear it from the Yale Corinthian Bulldogs:

Skipper Phil “White Whale”

Mr-RedactedWhere are ya from and where did you sail in college? Newport Beach and Yale

What did you learn to sail in? Luders-16 & sabot

What is your pre-regatta ritual? These days,

Sail with a significant other? The only way to sail the high (or low) seas, check with us after the weekend [take note of who his crew is]

Hardest or favorite part of Team Racing? See answer to “significant other” question.

Favorite Baldwin Cup Moment? Showing up Friday morning with the mooring field cleared and all boats dialed in ready to go!

If your boat had a theme song, what would it be?

Who do you think is your biggest competition? Why? Whoever is Keith’s sidekick this weekend. Keep that seat warm for me!!! I’ll be back someday!

Why will your team win this year’s Baldwin Cup? Anything is possible!

Crew Whitney “Wife” 

Where are ya from and where did you sail in college? Newport Beach and UCI

What did you learn to sail in? Sabots

What is your pre-regatta ritual? Sunscreen, hat, sunglasses, water bottle.

Sail with a significant other? The only way to sail the high (or low) seas

Hardest or favorite part of Team Racing? Sailing with Phil.

Favorite Baldwin Cup Moment? Getting out of the office!

If your boat had a theme song, what would it be?
We don’t need two fight songs for our boat!

Who do you think is your biggest competition? Why? Ourselves, especially keeping Phil away from the $0.25 beers.

Why will your team win this year’s Baldwin Cup? Anything can happen!

Skipper Molly “Molls” Carapiet

Where are ya from and where did you sail in college? San Francisco and Yale

What did you learn to sail in? El Toro

What is your pre-regatta ritual? N/A

Sail with a significant other? Depends

Hardest or favorite part of Team Racing? I think the hardest part of team racing is making a mistake and feeling like I let my team down.

Favorite Baldwin Cup Moment? Hearing Phil Stemler, my current team mate, as the announcer while I was racing for StFYC a few years ago.

Crew Dana “Danger” Worth

Dana WorthWhere are ya from and where did you sail in college? San Francisco and Yale

What did you learn to sail in? A Laser named Sizzle!

What is your pre-regatta ritual? Passing out in the car

Sail with a significant other? Families that sail together, fail together

Hardest or favorite part of Team Racing? The math.

Favorite Baldwin Cup Moment? First time: My favorite moment will come sometime this weekend.

If your boat had a theme song, what would it be?

Who do you think is your biggest competition? Why? The Saturday night party.

Why will your team win this year’s Baldwin Cup? Two words: Phil Stemler.

Skipper Dave “?” Dellenbaugh


David-DellenbaughWhere are ya from and where did you sail in college?
Connecticut and Cornell

What did you learn to sail in? The 1960s

What is your pre-regatta ritual? cc nb

Sail with a significant other? Depends

Hardest or favorite part of Team Racing? Favorite – you can totally screw up and your team might still win

Who do you think is your biggest competition? Why? The team we are racing next

Why will your team win this year’s Baldwin Cup? Lots of Luck

Crew Marla “Marsupial” Menningger

Where are ya from and where did you sail in college? Newport Beach, CA and Yale

What did you learn to sail in? I learned to sail at NHYC in sabots and then sailed FJs and 420s as I got older.

What is your pre-regatta ritual? Hmm…

Sail with a significant other? Depends

Hardest or favorite part of Team Racing? I love how it’s not over until each boat crosses the finish line. There’s always an opportunity to get back in the race.

Favorite Baldwin Cup Moment? I haven’t sailed the Baldwin before, so looking forward to being at the event!

Who do you think is your biggest competition? Why? The NHYC teams sounds like they’re going to be pretty tough to beat. They know the boats, know the venue, and have been practicing the 4v4 which is always tricky.

Skipper Nicole “NB” Breault

Where are ya from and where did you sail in college? Coronado and Stanford

What did you learn to sail in? Blue Jays

What is your pre-regatta ritual? Drink coffee

Sail with a significant other? Depends

Hardest or favorite part of Team Racing? Like it all

Favorite Baldwin Cup Moment? Driving the ‘stang with ground lighting effects

If your boat had a theme song, what would it be?

Who do you think is your biggest competition? Why? All bogies must be dispatched with utmost respect.

Why will your team win this year’s Baldwin Cup? I believe we will peak at just the right time.

Crew Claire “The Dentist” Dennis

Claire DennisWhere are ya from and where did you sail in college? SSan Francisco, CA, and Yale 2013

What did you learn to sail in? El Toros

What is your pre-regatta ritual? None

Sail with a significant other? Seems like a good idea before the regatta…

Favorite Baldwin Cup Moment? This will be my first Baldwin Cup!

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