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2016 Rio Olympic Games: Sailing

2016 Rio Olympic Games: Sailing

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Thursday, Aug 18, 2016

Watch: Final Day of Olympic Sailing

Watch: Final Day of Olympic Sailing

Another beautiful 79 degree day on Guanabara Bay.

Wednesday, Aug 17, 2016

Team USA's Sailing 'Sisters' Push for Medals in Women's 470

Team USA's Sailing 'Sisters' Push for Medals in Women's 470

The medal races in the women's and men's 470 classes of the Rio Olympics sailing regatta have been postponed because of lack of steady wind on the Sugarloaf Course off Flamengo Beach.

Wednesday, Aug 17, 2016

Argentine Cancer Survivor Wins Olympic Sailing Gold at 54

Argentine Cancer Survivor Wins Olympic Sailing Gold at 54

Santiago Lange, a cancer survivor and six-time Olympian, and crewmember Cecilia Carranza Saroli won the first Olympic gold medal in the Nacra 17 mixed catamaran class Tuesday at the sailing regatta.

Tuesday, Aug 16, 2016

US Sailor Battles Back to Win Bronze in Rio

US Sailor Battles Back to Win Bronze in Rio

U.S. Olympian Caleb Paine battled back to win the medal race in the men's finn event of the 2016 Rio Olympics, securing a bronze medal. The bronze is the first Olympic medal for U.S. Sailing since the 2008 Games

Monday, Aug 15, 2016

Gymnastics Beer Cups Are Hottest Souvenir of Rio Olympics

Gymnastics Beer Cups Are Hottest Souvenir of Rio Olympics

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Will Rodriguez put his collectible cup down just for a second, then — swoosh! — it was swiped.

Thursday, Aug 11, 2016

Star Belgian Sailor Takes Sick After Racing on Polluted Bay

Star Belgian Sailor Takes Sick After Racing on Polluted Bay

A Belgian woman who won a 2012 bronze medal has become sick, the first Olympic competitor to fall ill after sailing the polluted waters of Guanabara Bay. Evi Van Acker reported feeling sick after Wednesday's...

Thursday, Aug 11, 2016

Belgian Olympic Sailor Falls Ill

Belgian Olympic Sailor Falls Ill

World Sailing spokesman Darryl Seibel says van Acker, the bronze medalist at London, was evaluated by the chief medical officer after her races on Wednesday, and then evaluated further by medical officials from...

Wednesday, Aug 10, 2016

Cats Are Back With an Adrenaline Rush in Olympic Sailing

Cats Are Back With an Adrenaline Rush in Olympic Sailing

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Catamarans are back in Olympic sailing, with the kind of adrenaline rush that only a double-hulled boat can bring to the regatta.

Tuesday, Aug 9, 2016

Britain's Scott on Wrong Side of Wind Shift in Finn Opener

Britain's Scott on Wrong Side of Wind Shift in Finn Opener

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) -- The last guy who won the Olympic gold medal in sailing's Finn class was knighted by Princess Anne at Buckingham Palace a few months after the London Olympics.

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