TITLE

SAILING for Gold

AUTHOR(S)
Pate, Josh
PUB. DATE
August 2011
SOURCE
Ability Magazine;Aug/Sep2011, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article features Julia Dorsett and Scott Whitman of Team Winward who aim to win the gold medal in the Olympic and Paralympic class boats of 2012. As part of training, they attended camps in New York, Florida, Alabama, and others. According to them, sailing is a different sport since it has to consider weather, takes a lot of stamina, and it is a demanding sport. Training session for the U.S. team includes rigging the boat, venturing to training areas, and handling drills and maneuvers.
ACCESSION #
82749243

 

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