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Carabiners
   are used in   
Sailing
Commonly used to attach a rope to a fixed anchor.
Rod Stewart
   had a U.K. Number One single with   
Sailing
August 31 1975 for 4 weeks; did not chart highly in the U.S.
Christopher Cross
   released the single   
Sailing
1980; did not chart highly but won the Grammy Song of the Year
Sailing Along (1938)
   starred   
Jessie Matthews, Barry MacKay and Jack Whitling
Director: Sonnie Hale. Also starred Roland Young, Noel Madison & Frank Pettingell
Sonnie Hale
   directed   
Sailing Along (1938)
Paul Bert Elvstrom
   won gold medals in   
Sailing
Denmark -- 1948-1960 -- 4/0/0=4
Ben Ainslie
   won gold medals in   
Sailing
Great Britain -- 1996-2008 -- 3/1/0=4
Valentyn Mankin
   won gold medals in   
Sailing
Soviet Union -- 1968-1980 -- 3/1/0=4
Jochen Schumann
   won gold medals in   
Sailing
Germany - 1976-2000 -- 3/1/0=4
Dennis Conner
   has excelled in   
Sailing
Olympics - One Bronze Medal. 4 time winner America's Cup Race
Paul Elvstrøm
   has excelled in   
Sailing
Olympics - 4 Gold Medals - Firefly and Finn Class
Ellen MacArthur
   has excelled in   
Sailing
Solo long-distance yachtswoman. On 7 February 2005 she broke the world record for the fastest solo circumnavigation of the globe, a feat which gained her international renown.
Jochen Schümann
   has excelled in   
Sailing
Olympics - 3 Gold, 1 Silver medal.
No Country for Old Men by Cormac McCarthy
   was titled from the literary source   
Sailing to Byzantium
William Butler Yeats
Men’s Laser (Sailing)
   gold medal was won by   
Tom Burton
Australia
Women’s 470 (Sailing)
   gold medal was won by   
Great Britain
Women’s Laser Radial (Sailing)
   gold medal was won by   
Marit Bouwmeester
Netherlands
Mixed Nacra 17 (Sailing)
   gold medal was won by   
Argentina
Santiago Lange and Cecilia Carranza Saroli
Men’s Finn (Sailing)
   gold medal was won by   
Giles Scott
Great Britain
Men’s RS:X (Sailing)
   gold medal was won by   
Dorian Van Rijsselberghe
Netherlands
Men’s 470 (Sailing)
   gold medal was won by   
Croatia
Women’s RS:X (Sailing)
   gold medal was won by   
Charline Picon
France
Men’s 49er (Sailing)
   gold medal was won by   
New Zealand
Women’s 49erFX (Sailing)
   gold medal was won by   
Brazil






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