Instructors / Captains
Captains/ ASA Instructors

Captain Lori Hefley (Info coming soon)

Captain David Jones (Info coming soon)

Captain Nick Hobbs

Reagan Jones

Captain Tracy Piercy (Info coming soon)

Captain Dag Calafell

Dag learned to sail in Long Island and has sailed monohulls and catamarans in the Northeast, Southeast, Gulf, California, Venezuela, and Virgin Islands.  He is certified to teach Basic Keelboat, Basic Coastal Cruising, Bareboat Chartering, and Navigation. He also holds a specialty Docking Instructor endorsement.  Dag owns a 2012 Hunter 45 DS and has won or placed in Class or won Best (Fastest) Hunter several times in the Lakewood YC Harvest Moon Regatta.

 Captain Rick Henegar   (Info coming soon)

 Captain Trip Jacks   (Info coming soon)

 Captain Darryl Hanus   (Info coming soon)

 Captain Ed Prokop grew up around the Washington D.C. area and Annapolis. He started sailing as a teenager at the Annapolis Yacht Club. Crewing for Races and racing in the Chesapeake Bay. Came in 4th in the J-30 World Competition Race in the 70s out of Annapolis. He raced against the Naval Academy in Rainbows with much success while attending Univeristy of Maryland Chemical Engineering School.

After a career in the corporate world in engineering and business,  he did a mid-life career change and became a Merchant Marine. Set off to sea to obtain his sea time for his captain's license. After 3 years of sea time, obtained his Near Coastal Captain's License and Able Seaman's certification. Not satisfied with just that, he obtained my commercial pilot's license and also instruct as a flight instructor, instructing instrument flight and advanced pilot licenses.

He enjoys playing music with his saxophone, flute and a piano with the local community college jazz ensemble in his spare time.

He now teaches flying and sailing on a part-time basis. He is an ASA qualified instructor at South Coast Sailing Adventures.





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