Tuesday, February 26, 2013

Upon the completion of the final qualifying event in Clearwater, FL, Sail Canada is pleased to announce the 2013 Canadian Youth World Sailing Team:
Laser Radial Boy – Hugh Macrae (KYC)
Laser Radial Girl – Corinne Peters (RNSYS)
420 Girls         – Allie Surrette (RNSYS) & Ali ten Hove (KYC/RNSYS)
420 Boys         – Jake Megaffin (RNSYS) & John Alexander Sapp (RNSYS)
29er (Mixed)         – Frederique Tougas (PCYC/CVL) & Cameron Sawyer (KYC)
Windsurfer Girl         – Fannie de Alcaia (CVDM)
Windsurfer Boy – Gabriel Verrier-Paquette (CVDM)
Congratulations to all of the qualified athletes as well as all of the short listed athletes.  While most of the Canadian team will make their youth world debut in Cyprus, Hugh Macrae, Ali tenHove & Fredrique Tougas are all hoping to improve on their success from last years event in Ireland. This year the 43rd edition of the ISAF Youth World Championships will be located in Limassol, Cyprus from July 11-20th. Full event details can be found here
Sail Canada is finalizing the coaching staff for the Youth Worlds event and will be making an announcement shortly.
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