Elsa Brumbaugh, 16, is a Junior at Kent Island High School in Stevensville, MD, where she is a National Honor Society student. She is an avid athlete and has earned 7 Varsity letters in sports. Elsa has been sailing since she could walk, beginning her sailing life in her parent's sailboat on the San Francisco Bay. For the last ten years she has been sailing and exploring the Chesapeake Bay. Her greatest sailing accomplishment was helping crew her family's sailboat in the Bermuda Cup race; logging 14 days and 1,200 miles offshore. In that race, Elsa helped carry the Kent Island Yacht Club burgee from Kent Island to the St. Georges Dinghy and Sports Club in St. George, Bermuda.