Welcome aboard to Captain Donald Lawson. Captain Lawson serves as chairmen for the US Sailing, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Committee, he has been sailing with Sailstice since the beginning and we are honored to have him on as a 2022 ambassador.
Tell us a bit about yourself!
Captain Donald Lawson is a professional sailor preparing to break a number of offshore solo records including becoming the first African American to sail solo non-stop around the world. Captain Lawson also serves in the position of chairmen for US sailing, diversity, equity & inclusion committee. He is inspiring the sailing community through both his presentation and his work on the water with his committee and non-profit organization.
What is your favorite color?
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How long have you been sailing?
What do you love about sailing?
How long have you been participating in Summer Sailstice?
Are you a part of any sailing clubs, fleets or organizations?
East Port Yacht Club and US Sailing
Who is your sailing hero?
What is your bucket list sailing trip?
Solo non-stop world records
Favorite Sailing Movie?