US SAILING’s SAILOR OF THE WEEK: Multihull racing is on the rise thanks to countless sailors and volunteers who are running first-class events around the country, as well as introducing this form of exciting sailing to beginners. Bob Hodges of Covington, La. is one of these contributors making a difference in the multihull sailing community. Bob, a member of the Pontchartrain Yacht Club, has been class president of the United States A-Class Catamaran Association since 2004. During his watch, the class in the U.S. has doubled in size which has helped foster the development of some of the most talented sailors in the country.   READ ABOUT SAILOR OF THE WEEK