Monthly Archives: July 2011

>It’s in the Terminology

> As the journey continues towards the Olympic Games in London 2012 we want to help you brush up on the every day words that get thrown around US Sailing Team AlphaGraphics.  These bullet points are the common language, terms … Continue reading

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>It's in the Terminology

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One Year Until the 2012 Olympic Games!

  AlphaGraphics reps joined US Sailing Team AlphaGraphics in Weymouth at the site of the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games. US Sailing Team AlphaGraphics, the national sailing team made up of over 50 Olympic hopefuls, is counting down the days until … Continue reading

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A Mix of Fun and Work before Weymouth

It’s been a mix of work and fun since we won the bronze medal at Sail for Gold, in June. In the past month I have coached three youth clinics – Newport, R.I., Sheboygan, Wis., Delevan Wis. – raced in … Continue reading

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>A Mix of Work and Fun Before the London 2012 Olympic Test Event

> Sally on the podium at Sail for Gold, June 2011 It’s been a mix of work and fun since we won the bronze medal at Sail for Gold, in June. In the past month I have coached three youth … Continue reading

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>A Mix of Work and Fun Before the London 2012 Olympic Test Event

> Sally on the podium at Sail for Gold, June 2011 It’s been a mix of work and fun since we won the bronze medal at Sail for Gold, in June. In the past month I have coached three youth … Continue reading

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U.S. Team Named for London 2012 Olympic Test Event

US SAILING, the national governing body for the sport, and the Olympic Sailing Committee are proud to announce the 16 athletes selected to represent the U.S. at the 2011 Weymouth and Portland International Regatta, the London 2012 Olympic Test Event. Held at the Portland National Sailing Academy, in Weymouth, U.K., the venue for the 2012 Olympic Games, the regatta is designed to replicate the Games atmosphere. Continue reading

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Coach Boat – Kenneth Andreasen, July 2011

Our team just finished sailing at the IFDS Worlds in Weymouth and the hard training paid off. With Silver medal and a 4th in the Skud, a 4th and 5th in the 2.4m and a 5th, 6th, 15th in the … Continue reading

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At the Helm – Dean Brenner, July 2011

The story of the day is clearly our Disabled Sailing Team’s performance at the recently completed IFDS World Championship in Weymouth, England. The USA was in the hunt for medals in all three classes, and we took home the silver … Continue reading

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French and Creignou Bring Home Silver from IFDS Worlds

US Sailing Team AlphaGraphics members Jen French and JP Creignou scored a silver medal in the 21-boat SKUD-18 fleet at the 2011 IFDS World Championship, behind GBR’s Alexandra Rickham and Niki Birrell. Although the regatta experienced light-air conditions throughout the week, today’s 30-knot wind conditions ended the regatta when the race committee decided not to send the boats out. USSTAG performances in both 2.4mr and Sonar classes guaranteed USA of a berth in each class for the 2012 Paralympic Games. Racing took place July 3-8 at the Weymouth and Portland National Sailing Academy in Weymouth, U.K., the site of the 2012 Paralympic Games. Continue reading

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