31 Jul '11, 9pm

Sailing's 5-prong plan to catch the Olympic wind: by Tan Yo-Hinn SINGAPORE - Despite winning 16 world junior and...

SINGAPORE - Despite winning 16 world junior and youth titles the last seven years, the Republic's sailors have not replicated these at the senior and Olympic levels. There is also a high drop-out rate. To address these, SingaporeSailing's Olympic Pathway Taskforce, formed six months ago, released five recommendations to ensure success at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro and beyond. They are: The establishment of joint-management teams, milestone planning, forming regional alliances, merit-driven funding and an Olympic pathway. Six boat classes - the women's Laser Radial, Skiff and 470, men's 470, and men's and women's windsurfing - have also been identified as having "possible to best" chances of winning medals at the Rio Games. Speaking before the first annual SingaporeSailing Awards Night at Rochester Park last night, SingaporeSailing president and taskforce chai...

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