On Monday this week, US Sailing announced the selection of 48 sailors to the US Sailing Development Team (USSDT), a new, youth pipeline team supported by US SAILING’s Olympic Sailing Committee (OSC). The USSDT was created to help young athletes, who have been identified as future Olympic prospects, acquire the skills necessary to launch successful campaigns and compete at the Olympic level.
Congratulations go to all the sailors selected that included LISOT I420 sailors Marlena Fauer/Christina Lewis, Ian Liberty/Alex Whipple and Declan Whitmyer/Ian Storck. Also selected were past and present LISOT coaches Rob Crane (laser), Clay Johnson (laser), Adam Roberts (470), Kaity Storck (470).
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