Tokyo 2020: Navigating the reboot:
Participation at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics was anticipated to include 206 countries and over 11,000 athletes for 339 events in 33 sports. It is a massive group kept on hold as the International Olympic Committee, the Japanese government, and Tokyo organizers pondered postponement.
Now with that decision made, the panic of preparing for competition amid an international health pandemic has been replaced by the uncertainty of what happens next.
Like most sports, World Sailing had not completed qualifiers to finalize the entry lists, and nations were still confirming their athletes for competition. But with the postponement alleviating the pressure, everyone is now scrambling on …
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My Road to Nite National Champ:
Twenty-seven competitors came out for the 2020 Nite Nationals in Green Lake, WI. Chad Rechcygl dominated the Gold fleet, and in this report he shares how he went from an iceboating novice to a champion:
Over the years I made note of my mistakes and implemented solutions. I watched footage to see where I could improve performance. I also tracked my races using the Ski Tracks App on my phone to study layli…
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