Finalists Announced for 2016 Australian Sailing Awards:
Off the back of another hugely successful Olympic and Paralympic campaign for Australian sailing, athletes, Clubs, officials and contributors will be honoured at the 2016 Australian Sailing Awards ceremony to be held in Sydney on Saturday October 29. Full report.
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Women at the Helm: Paying It Forward:
by Deborah Bennett Elfers
This summer, I spent some time with my friend, Barbara Farquhar, who has been on the front line of the steady (but slow) sea-change in the sport of sailing, one where women continue, even in 2016, to look for opportunities to be involved at the highest levels.
Yes, many things have changed over the years since Barbara began her involvement in the world of sailing – women can now be members of Yacht Clubs, high school and college girls are proving themselves on the race courses of their schools and clubs, many women are now competing in the Olymp…
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