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2014 Rio Olympic Test Event - Aussies

2014 Rio Olympic Test Event – Aussies

Posted in Rio 2016 Olympics by admin.

The Australian Sailing Team took home four medals from six events contested at the first Rio de Janeiro Olympic Test Event Aquece Rio – International Regatta 2014 and finished the week-long regatta as the best performed nation. Mat Belcher & Will Ryan won Gold in the Men’s 470 and Tom Burton in the Laser. Nathan Outteridge & Iain Jensen won Silver in the 49er Class and Darren Bundock & Nina Curtis in the Nacra 17. Olivia Price & Eliza Solly came 4th in the 49er FX. Hear from our Team about their regatta and their learnings about Rio, Brazil and Guanabara Bay – the 2016 Olympic & Paralympic Sailing Venue. Go Aussies – Well done all!