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Team Heads to France

In 100 days, the US Sailing Team AlphaGraphics will begin competition at the 2012 Olympic Games, in Weymouth, England. To prepare for the pinnacle in sailing competition, the Team is in Hyeres, France for French Olympic Sailing Week. Continue reading

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Reflecting on Palma with Mark LeBlanc

With a narrow one-point margin from finishing on the podium in Palma last week, 2.4mR sailor Mark LeBlanc talks about his performance, finishing in fourth, and his Paralympic Games preparation. Continue reading

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Next stop: Europe

In preparation for the sport’s top events in 2012 – the Olympic and Paralympic Games – the US Sailing Team AlphaGraphics (USSTAG) is in Europe through June to train and compete at major international events. Continue reading

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>The Courage to Look in the Mirror

>The 2012 US Olympic Sailing Team, our three top women’s match racing teams (one of which will qualify for the Olympic Team in May) and many members of our 2012 Development Team all convened at the USOC Training Center in … Continue reading

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>The Courage to Look in the Mirror

>The 2012 US Olympic Sailing Team, our three top women’s match racing teams (one of which will qualify for the Olympic Team in May) and many members of our 2012 Development Team all convened at the USOC Training Center in … Continue reading

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At the Helm – February 2012

We’re now at 169 days from the Olympics and 202 days from the Paralympics, as of tonight. And with most of our Teams chosen (all except our three women’s match racers), our preparation takes two distinct tracks.

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>Back to Work in Miami

>Winning the Olympic trials was a massive pressure release. However, there is a new and unique pressure slowly manifesting itself into my training – the notion that I will be representing 200 million Americans at the 2012 Olympic Games. As … Continue reading

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>Back to Work in Miami

>Winning the Olympic trials was a massive pressure release. However, there is a new and unique pressure slowly manifesting itself into my training – the notion that I will be representing 200 million Americans at the 2012 Olympic Games. As … Continue reading

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2011 Awards Dinner

At the 2011 US Sailing Team AlphaGraphics Awards Dinner, the U.S. Olympic Sailing Committee presented the “Charlie Awards” to the 2011 USSTAG athletes who achieved excellence in the following categories: Breakthrough Performance, Most Improved Fitness, Best Teammate, Best Individual Performance, Best Team Performance, Commercial Award, and Outstanding Service to the Team. Continue reading

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2012 US Paralympic Team Announced

he six members of the 2012 U.S. Paralympic Team – Sailing were selected based on performances at US Sailing’s 2012 Rolex Miami OCR, held Jan. 23-28, 2012, in Miami, Fla., and the IFDS Worlds held two weeks earlier in Port Charlotte, Fla. Continue reading

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