Dear friends, wishing you peace, love and laughter in the New Year.

November 6th, 2019 Tracy Schmitt was inducted into the Canadian Disability Hall of Fame (CDHF), in the category “Achiever”. The CDHF honours inductees for being societal role models and leaders of the disability rights movement. Presented by the Honourable David Crombie, Chair, the Canadian Disability Hall of Fame.
Tracy is an inspiration, a gifted communicator, Tracy's volunteering and philanthropic contributions are extensive, and her smile lights up the room. Tracy is a member of Able Sail Toronto and has been a member of National Yacht Club when she was on the National Development Team, sailing the 2.4mR sailboat and was a Quest for Gold awarded athlete. Tracy won first place in Mobility Cup 2013 Silver Fleet that was held in Halifax Nova Scotia.
To read more about Tracy, go to: https://www.unstoppabletracy.com

Peter Eagar awarded the prestigious C. THOMAS CLAGETT, JR. MEMORIAL CLINIC AND REGATTA - Claggett Boat Grant which will provide him with a new 2.4mR sailboat to use for the next 4 years. This boat will be customized with a job boom, which will render the boat more adaptable to Peter’s needs.

Peter is a member of National Yacht Club and a member of Able Sail Toronto. Peter gives back to the community by volunteer coaching. Peter came in first place in Mobility Cup 2015 Gold fleet in Victoria, BC. Peter won the 2.4mR class at the 2019 Clagett Regatta and the Overall Clagett Regatta Trophy.

Each year, the Clagett Regatta provides selected sailors and sailing programs with a granted boat. This grant provides the selected recipients with the opportunity to experience, train, and race in adaptive sailing events. The grant provides for the use of the boat and equipment for up to 4 years. The Clagett Boat Grant Program is open to any North American sailor with adaptive needs with a desire to train and race, or a sailing program that has either an existing program or is looking to create a new program working with adaptive needs sailors.

To read more about the C. Thomas Clagett, Jr. memorial Clinic and Regatta go to: https://clagettregatta.org  To read more about the Clagett Boat Grant Program go to: https://clagettregatta.org/Boat-Grant-Program

From our love, the heart
Opened and spread
Wings,

And we soared into the
Sky you and I
As free
As the clouds up high.

Passing the world below
We are the only ones
That matter,
We let the love flow
Through, our magic flyte.