Cronin sailing in Beijing Olympic test event
Jamestown sailor Carol Cronin and her Yngling team, have been invited to participate in the Good Luck Beijing 2006 Qingdao International Regatta, to be held from Aug. 18 to 31.
The first of two Olympic Test Events, the regatta will be held at the International Marina in Qingdao, a coastal city located 430 miles east of Beijing and the site of the 2008 Olympic Games in Sailing.
More than 466 sailors and 302 boats from 41 countries and regions are expected, and the U.S. will be represented in all 11 Olympic disciplines.
For updates on team successes, visit the Web site at www.teamcronin.org.