Meet Our Instructors

Tim Ray

Tim has raced Stars extensively during his sailing career – Compiling top finishes in the Star Olympic Trials, World Championships, Western Hemisphere Championships, North American Championships, and District Championships.  Tim is also a two-time single-handed and two-time double-handed PHRF champion in the Buffalo Harbor Sailing Club.  Other offshore and one-design racing experience includes tactician, navigator, watch captain and weather router in the J/120 class, and watch captain racing from San Francisco to Tahiti. Tim started his coaching career with Offshore Sailing School and has continued to coach for over 20 years.