A force to be reckoned with:
US Sailing Team athlete and two-time Olympian Paige Railey (Clearwater, Fla.) took home the bronze medal in the Laser Radial at World Cup Series Hyères 2018. Railey recently committed to campaigning for Tokyo 2020 in the women’s one-person dinghy, in which she has enjoyed a long and successful career at the international level.
The Floridian sailor was near the top of the elite 64-boat fleet all week in France, winning three races in the 10-race qualifying round before finishing 8th in the Medal Race. 2017 US Sailing Rolex Yachtswoman of the Year Erika…
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Medals awarded at World Cup Series Hyères:
After stops in Japan and USA, the third and final round of Sailing’s World Cup Series was held April 24-29 in Hyères, France.
At stake was glory but also the final opportunity to qualify for the World Cup Final, which brings together the best of the best from the 2017-18 World Cup Series for the June finale 90km away in Marseille, home of the Paris 2024 Olympic Sailing Competition.
Here are the updates:
(April 28, 2018) – Eight gold medals were decided on the penultimate day of racing at the third round of Sailing’s World Cup Series in Hyères.
Six Medal Races produced six final podiums with the other two gold medals being claimed by Marit B…
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