Monthly Archives: July 2012

At the Helm: Settled in England, Getting Ready

Hello everyone… we’ve had a whirlwind last few days with the US Olympic Sailing Team. But we’re finally settled in Weymouth and are now into regatta mode. But here’s what we have been up to lately… Continue reading

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How to Follow the U.S. Olympic Sailing Team

With the U.S. Olympic Sailing Team’s arrival in London, England earlier this week, preparations for the 2012 Olympic Sailing Regatta are underway in Weymouth and Portland, U.K. in advance of the event, set to take place July 29 – August 11. Continue reading

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In The News: Notable Press Clippings July 9-15

US Sailing Team Sperry Top-Sider athletes got lots of coverage this past week, especially from their hometowns and alma maters! Check out stories from Michigan Ave Magazine, Hawaii Athletics, Old Dominion University, and Sailing World

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Good Luck USA Send-Off Party Presented by Maclaren

In keeping with one of the most treasured moments for any Olympic team, the U.S. Olympic Sailing Team was the guest of honor at “Good Luck USA Send-off presented by Maclaren. Continue reading

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In The News: Notable Press Clippings July 2-8

 Many US Sailing Team Sperry Top-Sider athletes were featured in their hometown press outlets this week. Check out stories from Destination Tampa Bay, The Boston Globe, and Darien Times.

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Meet The Team: Zach Railey, Finn

In this edition of the Meet the Team series, we introduce readers to 2008 Olympic Silver Medalist Zach Railey. This Clearwater, Florida native is about to compete in his second Olympic Games in the Finn class. Zach, who is the 2012 Team Captain, explains what it means to compete for Team USA and why the 2012 Games will be a family affair. Continue reading

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At The Helm: Ready To Go

We’re in the final steps for both the Olympic Games and the Paralympic Games… just days away now. And everyone, from our sailors to coaches to staff, is quietly and confidently going about their business. Continue reading

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Coach Boat: July 2012

t’s Summer and leap year – that means it’s time for the Olympic and Paralympic Games. We have spent many years getting ready for these next few months. Continue reading

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Meet The Team: Paige Railey, Laser Radial

In this edition of the Meet the Team series, we introduce readers to Laser Radial sailor Paige Railey. About to compete in her first Olympic Games, Paige Railey takes us through her routine, describes her hopes for the Games, and shares what advice her brother, teammate Zach Railey, has given her. Continue reading

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In The News: Notable Press Clippings June 24-30

As the Olympic Games draw closer, US Sailing Team Sperry Top-Sider continues to be a hot topic. This week’s outlets include Huffington Post, Bleacher Report, and Time Magazine.

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