Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (August 19, 2015) – With pollution concerns at the sailing venue for the 2016 Olympic Games, the Aquece Rio – international Sailing Regatta 2015 (Aug. 15-22) has offered an opportunity to measure the experience of the 309 sailors competing among the 10 Olympic events.
British 470 crew Elliot Willis crew is optimistic about the venue. “It’s definitely cleaner this year, and we’ve not had a problem with at all. This is a stunning place to sail.”
American Laser Radial sailor Paige Railey has long been a fan of Guanabara Bay. “Rio has always been my most favorite place in the world to sail and visit. Ever since the 200…
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