With three years to run before the Tokyo Olympics, patience is the watchword as the line-up of Irish sailors in formation start their arduous journey of training and competition against a backdrop of Annalise Murphy’s silver medal success in Rio.
Thu, 07 Sep, 2017
Mon, 08 Aug, 2016
The expectations of Ireland’s sailors have been raised by Annalise Murphy’s fourth-place finish at the 2012 Olympics but the Irish Sailing Association’s performance director has described medal hopes at Rio next month as an outside shot.
Wed, 27 Jul, 2016
‘You are only as good as your last race,’ is the popular maxim in sailing and it is that which Ireland’s 470 pair Ger Owens and Scott Flanigan will be keeping foremost in their mind after bowing out of the 2012 Olympic regatta with a creditable fifth place yesterday.
Wed, 08 Aug, 2012