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Daily Report: U.S. Olympic Sailing Team – August 10

In light and shifty wind conditions on Weymouth Bay, Amanda Clark and Sarah Lihan finished the Women’s Two Person Dinghy medal race in 10th position, which gave them an overall finish of 9th place in the London 2012 Olympic Games regatta. 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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Good Luck USA Send-Off Party Presented by Maclaren

In keeping with one of the most treasured moments for any Olympic team, the U.S. Olympic Sailing Team was the guest of honor at “Good Luck USA Send-off presented by Maclaren. Continue reading

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In The News: Notable Press Clippings June 24-30

As the Olympic Games draw closer, US Sailing Team Sperry Top-Sider continues to be a hot topic. This week’s outlets include Huffington Post, Bleacher Report, and Time Magazine.

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In The News: Notable Press Clippings June 17-23

US Sailing Team Sperry Top-Sider sailors were featured in some great videos this week. Check them out here, along with a “Seeking Gold” tweet, and a feature from Team USA.

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Meet The Team: Amanda Clark & Sarah Lihan, 470W

This segment of our Meet The Team series features Amanda Clark and Sarah Lihan. For most Olympic Team members, the dream of standing on a podium watching the American flag raise to the highest point begins in childhood. For Clark, who became the youngest member of the national team at the age of 15 in 1994, that dream was fueled by a passion for competition. Continue reading

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Meet The Team: Amanda Clark & Sarah Lihan, 470W

This segment of our Meet The Team series features Amanda Clark and Sarah Lihan. For most Olympic Team members, the dream of standing on a podium watching the American flag raise to the highest point begins in childhood. For Clark, who became the youngest member of the national team at the age of 15 in 1994, that dream was fueled by a passion for competition. 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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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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