Tag Archives: Paralympic Team

Daily Report: U.S. Paralympic Sailing Team – Sept. 6 – Final

With the final day of competition at the Paralympic Sailing Regatta cancelled due to lack of wind in Weymouth and Portland, racing results, to date, stood as final. The U.S. Paralympic Sailing Team’s Jen French and JP Creignou collected a silver medal in the SKUD-18 event (Two Person Keelboat). Final standings for TeamUSA include Mark LeBlanc 6th in the 2.4mR (One Person Keelboat) and Paul Callahan, Tom Brown and Bradley Johnson 7th in the Sonar (Three Person Keelboat). Continue reading

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Daily Report: U.S. Paralympic Sailing Team – Sept. 4

fter a two-hour wait for wind on Portland Harbour, racing finally got underway on day four of the 2012 Paralympic Sailing Regatta. Jen French and JP Creignou had another impressive day in the SKUD-18 event (Two Person Keelboat), and moved up to 2nd overall. In the 2.4mR (One Person Keelboat), Mark LeBlanc stormed back with a pair of keeper race finishes to end the day in 6th, while Paul Callahan, Tom Brown and Bradley Johnson moved into podium position, 3rd, in the Sonar (Three Person Keelboat). Continue reading

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Daily Report: U.S. Paralympic Sailing Team – Sept. 2

Two first-place finishes by Jen French and JP Creignou in the SKUD-18 event (Two Person Keelboat) highlighted day two of competition at the 2012 Paralympic Sailing Regatta, held in Weymouth and Portland, U.K. They moved into 3rd overall, while Mark LeBlanc ended the day in 4th overall in the 2.4mR (One Person Keelboat) and Paul Callahan, Tom Brown and Bradley Johnson, in 4th in the Sonar (Three Person Keelboat). Continue reading

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In The News: Notable Press Clippings June 10-16

Many US Sailing Team Sperry Top-Sider sailors were highlighted by their local media this week. From New Hampshire to Long Island, with a few shout outs to sponsorship. Continue reading

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Day 5 Sail for Gold

With continued high wind conditions over Weymouth and Portland, organizers of Sail for Gold cancelled all racing for the day. Continue reading

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Protected: At the Helm: Another Day at the Office

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At the Helm: Final Preparations in Weymouth

Good morning sports fans, and welcome to sunny and warm (!) Weymouth and Portland, England. It’s a beautiful day, again, here in Dorset County, and the 2012 US Olympic and Paralympic Teams have gathered at the site of the 2012 Games for a training camp and final preparations for the Games later this summer. Continue reading

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Day 2 from Hyeres

The strong Mistral wind experience so far at French Olympic Sailing Week, in Hyeres, France, has proven a challenge that the US Sailing Team is enjoying. Continue reading

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Day 3 in Palma

With the qualifying series completed in the Laser, Radial, 470 Men’s and Women’s, and 49er fleets, US Sailing Team AlphaGraphics holds top-10 positions in three classes. Continue reading

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Golden Spinnaker Gala Raises $150,000

Direct Support to Athletes by Sailing Foundation of New York and New York Yacht Club  Portsmouth, R.I. (February 29, 2012) – The Sailing Foundation of New York raised an impressive $150,000 for the US Olympic and Paralympic Sailing Program at … Continue reading

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