Meet the 2012 Olympics USA Sailing Team

June 02, 2012

You may have heard their names, but you may not be familiar with the faces of each of our 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Sailing Team members. In just under 55 days, they will compete in the 2012 Summer Olympic and Paralympic Games in Weymouth, England.   Olympic racing takes place from July 29 - August 11. Here is a link to the full schedule of races. Paralympic racing is scheduled for Aug. 31-Sept. 5. Here is a preview of team USA, with links to the complete bio of each member from the USSailing.org website. USA Olympic Sailing Team Sperry Top-Sider 2012   Finn                                                        Finn Zach Railey                                             Caleb Paine Clearwater, FL                                        San Diego, CA St Francis Yacht Club                              Southwestern Yacht Club   Laser                                                       Laser Radial Rob Crane                                               Paige Railey   Darien, CT                                               Clearwater, FL Noroton Yacht Club                                 St. Francis Yacht Club   RS:X (Windsurfing)                                       RS:X (Windsurfing) Robert Willis                                                 Farrah Hall   Chicago, IL                                                   Annapolis, MD Columbia Yacht Club 49er Erik Storck Huntington, NY New York Yacht Club, Storm Trysail YC Trevor Moore North Pomfret, VT New York Yacht Club       470 Stu McNay Boston, MA Beverly Yacht Club Graham Biehl San Diego, CA San Diego Yacht Club       470 Amanda Clark Shelter Island, NY Shelter Island YC, New York YC, Seawanhaka Corinthian YC Sarah Lihan Ft. Lauderdale, FL Lauderdale Yacht Club       470 Isabelle Kinsolving Farrar New York, NY/Fisher's Island, NY Fishers Island YC, Stonington Harbor YC, New York YC                      Star                                                                                   Elliott 6m (Match Racing) Mark Mendelblatt                                                               Sally Barkow Miami, FL                                                                           Alana O'Reilly Brian Fatih                                                                         Elizabeth Kratzig Burnham Miami, FL   Elliott 6m (Match Racing)                                                   Elliott 6m (Match Racing) Jenny Tulloch                                                                      Anna Tunnicliffe Alice Marnard Leonard                                                        Debbie Capozzi Jenn Chamberlin                                                                 Molly Vandemoer 2012 Paralympic Sailing Team          2.4mR                                                            SKUD-18 Mark LeBlanc                                                   Jen French   New Orleans, LA                                              St. Petersburg, FL Southern Yacht Club                                        St. Petersburg Sailing Center JP Creignou St. Petersburg, FL St. Petersburg Yacht Club Sonar Paul Callahan Cape Coral, FL/Newport, RI Brad Johnson Pompano Beach, FL Tom Brown  Castine, ME     We wish every team member the best of luck and success, as they go for gold this summer. Go USA! DJ


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