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 included many voyages in and around the Caribbean, the Mediterranean and a lot of racing; in everything from Solings and Sonars up to a Swan 80. Most recently captain and helm on Scherherazade, a locally famous 40’ race boat that has since moved on to a new owner in Nova Scotia. He is also Fleet Captain of the Constitution Yacht Club. Peter still loves teaching classes at the BSC from Learn to Sail up to Coastal Passage Making.

 

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The Team

Instructor

Ella Kilgore

Ella Kilgore grew up in Wellesley, Massachusetts and is currently studying Communications and Psychology at Villanova University. You can find her racing 420’s with her club sailing team throughout the

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Head Sailing Instructor

Steve Wilson

Steve first joined the BSC Staff as an Instructor in 2017. With a history for both team and program building, Steve has a penchant for helping sailors find success asea; whatever their role aboard!
When not at the BSC, you’ll find Steve sailing anywhere from Maine to Sint Maarten. A member of several successful racing programs, Steve also enjoys Coastal Cruising and Caribbean Frostbiting!

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Sail Maker

Francois Asselin

Francois has been with the Sailing Center since 1996. In addition to instructing, he handles all the Center’s sail repair.

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Instructor

Martha Rand

Before coming to the Boston Sailing Center, she worked at the Southport Yacht Club in Maine where she would spend weekends racing her family’s J-27 or her pink and purple turnabout named Dazzle.

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