Kites to the Olympics:
In this report by Kimball Livingston for Sailing World, he highlights how America’s top female foil talent is deep into her studies in preparation for the 2024 Olympic Games.
What comes next for an 18-year-old three-time world champion and Rolex Yachtswoman of the Year? How about schooling in basics she might have missed along the way to those three world titles in kitefoil racing. Daniela Moroz came out of the blocks as a phenomenon. Now, with kiting set for Olympic competition in 2024, she has work to do.
“There will be girls coming into kiting from d…
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Seven days in heaven:
by Craig Leweck, Scuttlebutt
We speak about how sailing is a lifestyle, how it provides experiences not found in other recreation. But how convincing are the words? Significant progress has been made in broadcasting competition, but what about promoting the soul of sailing?
Joe Cline, in his report for 48° North, got us thinking about how to better showcase what we feel so others can feel it too. His words came to mind when reviewing a new video, and while this production may be deemed too provocative, we saw it as an example of passionate people embrac…
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