VIDEO: Podium for Paine in Rio:
First time Olympian Caleb Paine claims the Bronze medal in the Finn Class for Team USA.
Published on August 16, 2016
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How Data Can Help US Medal Count:
by Allison McCann, FiveThiryEight
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil – The U.S. sailing team left the 2012 London Olympics without any medals, it was the first time Americans had failed to place in an event since the 1936 Berlin games. They weren’t even that close, either. Sixteen sailors, across 10 events, and the best anyone managed at the 2012 London Olympics was fifth place. They were disappointed with the result, one that brought the failure of U.S. sailing, one of those sports we only really hear about every four years, to the forefront.
“It was …
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