Tag Archives: Bob Billingham

Daily Report: U.S. Olympic Sailing Team – August 1

Day 4 of racing in Weymouth & Portland brought a mix of strong and gusting wind that tested everyone on courses spread from the harbor to the bay. Continue reading

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Meet the Team – Bob Willis

he Meet the Team series introduces sailing fans to Bob Willis (Chicago, Ill.). Willis, 25, began his sailing career at the age of eight, and quickly advanced through Optimists and 420s. Continue reading

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At the Helm: Sail for Gold Morning Briefing, Day 3

Good morning… it’s going to be windy here in Weymouth again today, 15-20 knots from the southwest, with a reasonable chance of rain. It’s cloudy and cold (surprise!) and the breeze is already up. Continue reading

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Protected: At the Helm: Sail for Gold Morning Briefing, Day 1

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At the Helm: The Countdown Continues

It’s another day at the office here in Weymouth and Portland. Yesterday, our master boatwright Donnie worked his magic on a couple of new boats, and sorted out some balance and steering issues. How big were the issues? Continue reading

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At the Helm: Good Morning from Camp Billingham

Hey there… it’s another gorgeous day here in Weymouth, and our team compound (known hereafter as “Camp Billingham”) is buzzing. Continue reading

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