Wessex FM News

Contact the News Team:
Tel: 01305 250333

Paralympic Sailor Takes Up New Role At Academy

Paralympics - Helena Lucas (credit OnEdition.)

8:36am 26th October 2012

Weymouth and Portland's National Sailing Academy has added another top class sailor to their board of directors.

Paralympic Gold Medallist Helena Lucas is the latest member to join the expanding venue that hosted this summer's Olympics.

She'll now take on an advisory role looking at facilities and access.

Portlander Helena also revealed to Wessex FM that she's going to compete at the Olympics in Rio 2016.

Speaking to Wessex FM's Luke de Costa she said it was an easy decision to make after an incredible summer on the water.

 


Sign up for the latest local news direct to your inbox


Share This Story

Delicious Submit this page to reddit

dorset business directory

The Wessex Word

The Wessex Word

See the latest wrong guesses and win cash!

New Car Stickers

New Car Stickers

Grab your new localised stickers today!

The Bun Run

The Bun Run

Request the cakes for your workplace!

Book The Wessex FM Disco

Book The Wessex FM Disco

For your wedding, party or celebration!

Dorset Webcams

Dorset Webcams

Take a look around our beautiful county

Advertising

Advertising

Find out how to grow your business with us

Job at Wessex FM

Job at Wessex FM

We've got a brand new digital sales role