CONFIRM that your Candidate meets the following Criteria:
  - At least 45 years old
  - If deceased, at least 5 years since death, or deceased was at least 45 (whichever is sooner)
  - A U.S. Citizen (a non-citizen may be considered if that person had a significant contribution to sailing's impact on the American experience

DECIDE which category (or categories) for which you would like your Candidate to be considered:
  - You may choose one, two or all three categories

COLLECT the following information you will need to complete the form:
  - Your contact info
  - Legal name of your Candidate
  - Candidate contact info (if living) - not required but helpful
- A digital photo and/or other documents that can be uploaded to support your submission - not required but VERY helpful

PREPARE a statement (as long or short as you like) telling us the reasons why you feel your Candidate should be considered for the National Sailing Hall of Fame

ALLOW enough time to complete the form in one sitting - while the form is very short and simple, there is no saving your work

SUBMIT only one instance of your nomination - this isn't a drawing, and duplicate entries by the same person only adds to the workload of our volunteers

ENJOY the process - knowing that you are contributing to American Sailing History


SUGGESTION: Collect your thoughts in a text document first, and then cut & paste them into the form

SUGGESTION: For uploading more than 3 images or files, use a compression program to put them into a single "zipped" file first

TAB KEY will let you quickly move from one field to the next

REQUIRED Any question with a * is required

FINISH THE JOB: Be sure to click on the "Submit" button at the end

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