"A lot of the teams that we compete against are starting even as early as February, end of February so we're obviously at a disadvantage there,” UVM Sailing Head Coach David Thompson said.
"We make the best use of our time at meetings on Monday nights, talking strategy and technique and reviewing what we learned over the past weekends when we were traveling," UVM sailor Lauren Jones added.
The UVM Sailing Team will hit the water as soon as ice clears from area boat launches.
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