Upon conclusion of the final races at the 2019 Hempel Youth Sailing World Championships, four U.S. athletes earned the title of Youth World Champions. Maddie Hawkins (Edgewater, Md.) and Yumi Yoshiyasu (Houston, Texas) claimed gold medals in the Girls International 420 fleet, while Berta Puig (Miami, Fla.) and Bella Casaretto (Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.) were victorious in the Girls 29er fleet. In addition to the girls’ gold medal performances, the U.S. had strong results across several fleets. Six of the nine U.S. boats concluded the regatta in the top-ten. ODP Coaches Phil Muller (Miami, Fla.) Sally Barkow (Kamas, Ut.) and Steve Keen (Stamford, Conn.) provided key support and guidance onsite while supporting the team in Poland. Thanks to the team's strong overall performance, the U.S. finished in third place for the Nations Trophy, an award given to the highest performing country at the Youth World Championships.