25 Feb '12, 10pm

Sailing: Sailors set sights on Dublin after record haul in Langkawi

Sailing: Sailors set sights on Dublin after record haul in Langkawi

SINGAPORE: The Republic's 24-strong national sailing squad claimed five more medals - four silver and a bronze - on the final day of the 15th Asian Sailing Championships in Langkawi, Malaysia. On Friday, Singapore clinched gold in the boys' and girls' 420 classes. Adding to the haul on Saturday were silvers from Koh Yi Kun in the boys' Optimist, Phua Shyn Ee (girls' Optimist), Darren Choy and Nathan Tang (boys' 420) and Natasha Michiko Yokoyama and Lee Shu Xian (girls' 420), with Samuel Neo (boys' Optimist) getting the lone bronze. The result betters their two gold, two silver and three bronze medal haul from the 2010 Asian Championships in Shanwei, China. SingaporeSailing's high performance manager Chung Pei Ming lauded the result while looking ahead to July's Youth World Sailing Championships in Dublin. "It's been a fruitful outing for us here, but conditions in Dublin w...

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