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The tug-of-war over the proposed future classes and competition formats for sailing events at the Olympic Games has rapidly escalated into the realm of the ridiculous. Old-class loyalists rush to the trenches and launch instant attacks against any perceived threat to their survival. New-class enthusiasts proclaim that theirs is the one true path to the future of the sport. Nobody has stopped, taken a few paces back, and surveyed the battle ground from a realistic standpoint.
There is one obvious conclusion to draw from all this hyperventilation and hysteria: sailing as an Olympic sport is stuffed. If we are reduced to arguments about whether foiling kite boards are boats, or what t…
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