California-based racer/reporter Martha Blanchfield is welcomed aboard

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ASJ is pleased to announce that local racer/reporter and California native Martha Blanchfield has been appointed to head up coverage on all things sailing. A photographer plus writer, her commentary about life on the water will appear in ASJ print and online channels, as well as her website

Martha is an avid racer who regularly competes in bay, ocean and club competition on San Francisco Bay, plus during annual sail treks along the New England coastline. She is most often aboard 30- to 40-foot boats working the mainsail. In 2011, Blanchfield created the Pink Sail for cancer research, an annual fun and fundraiser regatta.

Contact Martha at