Tom Ramshaw finishes 5th at Sailing Worlds - Qualifies Canada in Olympic Finn Class for Tokyo 2020

Tom Ramshaw finishes 5th at Sailing Worlds - Qualifies Canada in Olympic Finn Class for Tokyo 2020

Thursday August 9th, 2018 - Kingston, ON

Canadian Sailing Team Member, Tom Ramshaw (Finn) finishes 5th place after today’s medal race at the 2018 Sailing World Championships Aarhus in Denmark. After all of his hard work, and consistency during this event, Tom has qualified the country for a spot in the Finn class at the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo.

 

"I am very proud of the time, effort and dedication Tom has put in to achieve this result." High Performance Director, Mike Milner states. "Working with his support network, Tom has shown us the stuff that our legendary Olympians in the Finn class were known for; sailing smart and fast. This is a great result in Tom's quest to be the best in the world and, all of us at Sail Canada are determined to provide the support he needs for the next two years. We hope the rest of the sailing community in Canada gets behind him as well."


Stay tuned as CST member Sarah Douglas (Laser Radial) heads into the medal race tomorrow at 8:40 AM (EDT).

 

Results can be found here


Photo: Sailing Energy


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