Diversity in Yachting with Gabriela Barragan: Guest Marcus Asante

Jul 29, 05:00 PM
Marcus is the Director of Marine Arts Workshop (MAW).

MAW creates learning opportunities and events designed to educate teen and young adult students about marine trades and sailing/boating safety. An annual youth regatta is held in Cambridge, MD with New Bedford, MA and Baltimore, MD soon to be added.

Marcus is the Founder of Universal Sailing Club, whose members are mostly African American, and is the only sailing club of this demographic on the US East Coast. His achievements have been recognized by numerous media outlets including Baltimore Sun, Chesapeake Bay
Magazine, and Boating Industry Magazine.

Links:
Cambridge youth learn boatbuilding, sail the Choptank.
https://chesapeakebaymagazine.com/cambridge-youth-learn-boatbuilding-sail-the-choptank/

Flying the Red, Black and Green: Universal Sailing Club brings black sailors on deck.
https://chesapeakebaymagazine.com/flying-the-red-black-and-green/

Contact Marcus anytime at 410-371-0540 or marcus@marinearts.org or
asantemarcus@gmail.com

To be part of the show "Diversity in Yachting" contact Gabriela via instagram @_littlegaby

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