Ned Palmer

Ned is a sailor, and sailing instructor at Boston Sailing Center. When not at BSC, he’s also a pediatrician at Boston Children’s Hospital. He grew up racing sailboats in the Great Lakes, and has been working in boat yards and marinas since childhood, including doing dockwork and boat deliveries while in medical school. His longest passage was a transatlantic delivery from the Caribbean to France. You can find him living on his boat – Extra Mile – in the Boston Harbor Shipyard. 

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The Team

Operations Manager

Bob Garber

Originally from Boston, Bob has been sailing for over 30 years and understands the configuration of the Boston Harbor as well as anyone.

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Instructor

Leo Gaskell

Leo has a life-long passion for sailing, and especially for helping other people to get the most out of the sport!

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Instructor

Peter Galipault

Peter first joined the BSC in the dim, dark and distant past; somewhere around 1986 or ‘87. He started teaching sailing in 1992. Since then his sailing career trajectory has

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