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Sailing Academy Welcomes a Royal Visitor

Sailing Academy

8:03am 17th April 2014

Young sailors at Weymouth and Portland National Sailing Academy will be showcasing their talent to royalty today.

The Princess Royal is coming to watch the Youth National Championships.

Double Olympic gold medallist Sarah Gosling will also be there.

Sarah is on the youth selection panel who'll be picking the British team for the Youth Sailing World Championships.

The double Olympic gold medallist commented: "I am thrilled to be a selector at the RYA Youth National Championships in Weymouth and Portland this year. I am looking forward to seeing the current crop of future Olympians racing and helping to ensure we have the best possible teams to go forward and represent the British Youth Sailing Team at all the international regattas this year."

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