Consistency for Doyle at J/22 Worlds:
Kingston, Ontario (August 22, 2016) – Chris Doyle showed why he is the reigning J/22 World Champion on the opening day of the 2016 J/22 World Championship. Three races were completed in gorgeous Lake Ontario conditions at the event hosted by CORK/Sail Kingston in Ontario, Canada. Doyle, sailing with Will Harris and Adam Burns, finished Monday with 10 points, after scoring a 4,4,2. Mike Marshall won the opening contest, then added a 5,10 for 16 points and second place. Brad Julian recovered from a 19 to earn two bullets for 21 points and third overall. Full Report.
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Rio 2016 Paralympic Games Weeks Away:
(August 22, 2016) – As the sun sets over the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, we can reflect on what was a thrilling Olympic Sailing Competition which was action packed quite literally until the last. The final gold was won by just two seconds, and quite fittingly by a Brazilian crew, 49erFX sailors Martine Grael and Kahena Kunze.
But as one regatta ends in Guanabara Bay another waits in the wings to begin. The Rio 2016 Paralympic Games. The Olympic Sailing Competition thrust sailing in to the eyes of the world with its stunning backdrops of Christ the Redeemer and Sugarloaf Mountain, and the Paralympic Games will do the same.
Australian SKUD18 sailor, Liesl Tesch, is excited at the …
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