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Sail for Gold – final

he final day of racing at Sail for Gold brought silver and bronze medals to US Sailing Team Sperry Top-Sider. Amanda Clark and Sarah Lihan won silver in Women’s 470, while in Women’s Match Racing Anna Tunnicliffe with her ‘Team Maclaren’ of Molly Vandemoer and Debbie Capozzi won bronze. 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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Day 4 report Sail for Gold

Gale-force winds put an early end to day 4 of Sail for Gold, but before racing was halted the race committee completed an abbreviated schedule for most classes, except for Paralympic and Star in which all racing was cancelled for the day. Continue reading

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Sail for Gold: Day 3 report

At the mid-week point of Sail for Gold, an ISAF World Cup event, the US Sailing Team Sperry Top-Sider continued to accrue consistent results. Continue reading

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Day 2 report from Sail for Gold

An outstanding second day on the water saw US Sailing Team Sperry Top-Sider athletes move up into the standings and claim three top-3 positions in Women’s 470, 49er and Finn. Continue reading

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Notable Press Clippings May 27-June 2

US Sailing Team Sperry Top-Sider received world-wide interest this past week, including a few mentions from foreign press! A few: USA Today interview with Debbie Capozzi, La Gazzetta Dello Sport (ITA), Yediot Achronot (ISR), Paige Railey’s Teen Vogue behind-the-scenes video and Boating Times Long Island. Continue reading

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Athletes Continue Preparation in Europe

As the days continue to count down until the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, US Sailing Team Sperry Top-Sider athletes are foregoing the traditional American Memorial Day holiday to mark the start of summer. Continue reading

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Final report from Hyeres

Gold, silver and bronze medals were collected by US Sailing Team Sperry Top-Sider at the 2012 French Olympic Sailing Week Continue reading

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Day 5 report from Hyeres

Day 5 of racing at French Olympic Sailing Week was another day of heavy wind and big waves preventing some of the classes from completing racing. Continue reading

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Day 3 report from French Olympic Sailing Week

Another windy day almost threatened to cancel racing on day 3 of French Olympic Sailing Week, but with a very early morning start some classes managed to squeeze in at least one race. The strong Mistral wind continued to excite the fleets and US Sailing Team Sperry Top-Sider athletes are improving scores as the week progresses. Continue reading

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