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At the Helm: July 30 Morning Briefing

Good morning Team USA fans. Greetings from cool and cloudy Weymouth. We’ll have some rain moving in later today as well, so, basically… welcome to England! English summer weather is back. Continue reading

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At the Helm: Game On!

It’s Sunday, July 29, and racing starts for real today at the Olympic Games. We’ll have real racing in Finn, Star and Match Racing today, along with practice racing in the 49er, Laser and Radial. Continue reading

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At the Helm: Training Done, Opening Tonight

Here we are, ladies and gentlemen… all that our sailors, and Olympic sailors across the world, have been working towards for years begins tonight. Tonight is the Opening Ceremony for the 2012 Games, and we are ready to go. Continue reading

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At the Helm: Media Day

We’re now about 36 hours from the Opening Ceremony, and today is Media Day for Team USA Sailing. We have a press conference for the entire team at 9:00am, followed by some one-on-one interviews. After that, it’s the final day of preparations before the Opening tomorrow. Continue reading

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At the Helm: With Wings on Their Feet

My purpose in this blog is to give you a view of the Olympic Games and our team that you won’t get or can’t get from Facebook, photos, press releases or anywhere else. Follow along every day of the Games. Continue reading

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At the Helm: It's Just Different

One of the curious aspects of the Olympic Regatta is that you often hear two conflicting insights from people who have been here before. Continue reading

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At the Helm: It’s Just Different

One of the curious aspects of the Olympic Regatta is that you often hear two conflicting insights from people who have been here before. Continue reading

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Protected: At the Helm: One of Those Moments

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Protected: At the Helm: Sacrifice

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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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