Brown Student Receives US J/22 Class Association First Annual Scholarship


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The United States J/22 Class Association announced that Patrick Shanahan of the Brown University Sailing Team has been awarded leader of the first annual J/22 Scholarship Boat.

Shanahan will campaign the scholarship boat over the upcoming summer months in various regattas with his fellow Brown University Sailing teammates Sam Alexander, Nathan Housberg, Sophie Hibben, Haley Carter and Quinn Andersen. Collectively referred to as “Team SPHYNQS,” they maintain a host of performance records in a variety of dinghy and keelboat designs. The team plans to compete in several J/22 regattas, the highlight of which will be the 2016 J/22 World Championships at CORK in August. CLICK HERE to learn more.


Meet Team SPHYNQS: