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Make Sailing Safe, Fun, and Accessible to All

Celebrating over 30 years on the water, since 1989

Adult Sailing Lessons

Registration for Summer 2023 classes will open in the Spring.

Feel free to email us in the meantime with questions!


 Program Manager, Eric Baittinger

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Dear GBSA friends and family,


    Newly appointed GBSA Program Manager, Eric Baittinger, is a long-time sailor and has been an EGYC
member for many years with his wife, Maureen Ridgely. He is a graduate of the US Naval Academy and
served aboard nuclear submarines and surface combatants.

Eric has skippered and crewed for local area PHRF racing as well as offshore events. He was employed in
the US Sailing Offshore Office from 2006 until 2022 which included the position of Chief Measurer.
Additionally, he was a World Sailing International Measurer.

Eric holds a US Coast Guard Master License for vessels up to 100 gross tons and has made sail and power
boat deliveries in the Northeast and to the Chesapeake.
As Program Manager Eric will report to the GBSA Board and President and be responsible for overall
management and supervision of GBSA projects, facilities, staffing, planning, scheduling and activities.

Have Questions?

Get in touch with Greenwich Bay Sailing Association to learn more about our work and how you can get involved.

10 Water St, East Greenwich, RI 02818, USA

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