Time is the eternal enemy at Trofeo Princesa Sofia:
Mallorca, Spain (March 27, 2016) – In any sport in, any Olympic cycle, time is the eternal enemy. It is perhaps the most precious commodity of all in Olympic sailing.
Santi Lange: “I am so happy to be back here and ready to go racing. It has been a battle to get back healthy but here I am. All last year was a fight and so this is the first trip I have done without getting ill. “We still have a long way to catch up to the good guys.”
Around the Bay of Palma, Easter Sunday may have been gleefully seized by holidaying locals and visitors as chance to enjoy the warm Spring sunshine. But for the 1000 plus sailors of the Trofeo Princesa Sofia IBEROSTAR Olympic…
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Battle lines are drawn in Finn class:
(March 27, 2016) – The battle lines will be drawn on the Bay of Palma over the next six days. At stake are the final country selections for the Finn class at the 2016 Olympics in Rio. At the end of the 47th Trofeo Princesa Sofia IBEROSTAR, the final European spot and the single African spot will be decided. The stakes couldn’t be higher with eight countries targeting one European place and two for the single African spot.
The 47th Trofeo Princesa Sofia IBEROSTAR is the traditional start of the European season and also, this year, the start of a period of activity and training that leads through to the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. From now until August the sailor’s plan…
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