Than grew up sailing at Kollegewidgwok Yacht Club in Blue Hill, Maine. He is a graduate of Connecticut College with a BA in Government, and holds a MAT from Mercy College
He began racing on Long Island Sound in 2004 and returns as the HYC Junior Sailing Program Director again this year.
'Regular' school/Job: Math and Science Special Education Teacher, East Bronx, New York.(16 years)
Favorite Color: Blue
Biggest Boat You’ve Ever Sailed:
Devocean, Swan 45.
Favorite Food: Chicken Wings
Favorite Pizza: Mushroom
One Thing you would bring on a deserted island: My Kindle and a solar charger.
What is Your Favorite Sailing Memory: Seeing the Northern Lights.
Interesting Fact About Yourself: I have walked on Hadrian’s Wall & through Hadrian’s Gate.
What You Wanna Be When You Grow Up: I’m not sure I want to grow up.