Carol Gough Memorial Award
To recognize the accomplishments and life of Carol Gough, to be
awarded to the person who best promotes women's racing at the Corinthian
Sailing Club, and who embodies the Corinthian spirit.
This award and Carol are a celebration of women
in the sport of sailboat racing. They reflect and show appreciation
for the the special nuances of female competitors.
The award is presented to the CSC member who
is open to teaching, supporting women racers according to their
needs and learning style. The recipients listen before speaking,
they are encouraging, approachable and give you a smile. They
have honor, integrity and do the right thing, even if no one is
around. They embody, and teach, grace under pressure
- competing and winning, but not at the expense of others.
They have actively promoted and supported all potential CSC female
competitors in the Adams Cup, the US Women's Sailing Championship;
regardless of their chance to win the title.
Any member in good standing at CSC
Each fleet is allowed to nominate one person for the award. The
nominee does not need to be from that fleet (it can be at large).
The Board can also nominate someone. The Board votes on the
nominees. In the event of a tie, the Commodore decides.
The award is presented at the CSC Annual Awards Banquet.
||Ralph "Red Dog" Jones