Support Local Athlete Win Olympic Gold

David Hein is a life-long athlete from the Great Lakes who is pushing the limits and proving the quality of sailing from the midwest as he pursues his dream of winning Olympic Gold from the Rio Games in 2016.

David will turn 18 on January 26, 2016 yet even at his young age he is training full-time to become the best in the world and win Olympic Gold in Rio2016. The challenge of completing his senior year of highschool, applying to colleges, sailing 300 days a year and working out with Olympic Team trainers and raising the funds to pay for all his training, travel and coaching is a task far beyond most teenagers, but David handles it all in stride. Will you help support David with a donation to his campaign?  Giving $35 to his campaign helps him a ton, and it's about the amount you spend on lunch. Donate $35 today and you will receive a 2015 FollowMeToRio t-shirt as thanks for your support.

Want to support David's efforts more than that? It is great to give...and receive.  If you give $55 to support David's Olympic Campaign, he will send you one of our team hoodies. This custom printed sweatshirt is perfect for warming up on those cold nights and shows everyone that you are a major factor in David's quest for Gold in 2016. Do you want one? Everyone is sure to be jealous of your new sweatshirt.

Don't need a t-shirt or a sweatshirt but still want to support David and his efforts to make it bigtime?  Give $75 to his campaign and receive a custom designed silk necktie from the campaign. This top quality 100% silk tie features the logo from David's campaign and will show everyone at work and in the clubhouse that you live the nautical lifestyle and that you support young, energetic and ambitious athletes in pursuit of their dreams.