Tomorrow is hope:
Blue Robinson, the Australian correspondent for British sailing magazine Seahorse, has literally been at the heart of his country’s fires. With access to satellite imagery, he tracks the tenuous status of his house while safely onboard his moored boat.
“The strain has been knowing the house could go at any time since Boxing Day,” notes Robinson. “The scale of this has the whole country hurting. The fires are nationwide and everyone knows someone who is close to this.”
In an effort to promote hope and healing, he shares the following…
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Using technology at Tokyo 2020:
Irish Sailing National and International Judge Chris Lindsay has been appointed as an International Technical Official (ITO) for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Irish publication AFLOAT reports on how Chris will be taking on newly created role.
The Tokyo Olympics will be the first Olympics to have officials with an eye on the screen, using technology to provide a dedicated back up to the on-the-water ITO team.
Chris will be working with new software that records the sailing live, and watching all the racing from behind a sc…
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