History

Avenger Sailing is the East Greenwich High School Sailing Team in Rhode Island.  We are a self-funded 501(c)3 non-profit.  Avenger Sailing is a member of the Interscholastic Sailing Association (ISSA) and compete in the New England district (New England Schools Sailing Association – NESSA).  Most of our regattas are in Rhode Island, although some are in southeastern Connecticut and Massachusetts.

Our Mission

  • To sponsor and support students learning to sail safely and competitively in ISSA/NESSA sponsored regattas.
  • To facilitate the development of sailing skills including an applied knowledge of rules and ethics of sailboat racing, sportsmanship, teamwork and leadership.
  • To foster a lifelong interest in and appreciation for sailing.