The Medalist is the newsletter from the US Olympic & Paralympic Sailing Program and the US Sailing Team Sperry Top-Sider. During the London 2012 Olympic Games, The Medalist was published daily, and provided complete coverage of all US Sailing Team news and results. All news from London is archived here.
Our world-class athletes are traveling the globe, racing at some of the biggest, most competitive Olympic and Paralympic class events with the Rio 2016 Games in their sights. Who are these athletes, and what does it take to be the world's best sailors? What gives them the edge over other sailors? How do they train on and off the water? Read on ... and sail fast!