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Olympic silver medallist Lisa Darmanin has welcomed the high standard of sailing by female competitors at Sail Sydney and shared her hope that some of them will be wearing national colours at Tokyo in 2020.
Australia’s top Nacra 17 sailors are keen to gain precious experience in the full-foiling boats at Sail Melbourne and Sail Sydney, but confirmation the events will be 100-point regattas is sure to stir the competitive spirit.
Rio Olympic Silver Medallists Jason Waterhouse and Lisa Darmanin will analyse “a frustrating week” at the Nacra 17 World Championship after errors they believe were avoidable cost them a shot at a podium finish.
Olympic Silver Medallists in the Nacra 15, Lisa Darmanin and Jason Waterhouse, plan to give the inaugural Nacra 17 World Championship a big shake this week, despite an impeded preparation in which a key concern was to avoid injury while getting used to the new class of boat.
The final races at this year’s 49er European Championship were cancelled overnight in Kiel, due to winds gusting above 25 knots, leaving Australia’s David Gilmour and Joel Turner in second place overall.
Racing at the 49er, 49erFX and Nacra Europeans begins on Sunday night (AEST) in Kiel, Germany with a strong fleet of Aussies taking to the water to compete against some of the world’s best across all classes.
Australian Olympians took to social media yesterday to reflect on what it means to wear the green and gold on the international sporting stage and represent their country in the sport they love.
With Christmas less than a week away, many of us are pulling out the swimmers, cleaning up the barbecue, and slapping on the sunscreen, ready for the hot festive season.