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Annalise Wins Gold at Delta Lloyd Regatta!
#annalisemurphy – Two weeks, two Eurosaf events, two golds .A 53 second winning margin in a thrilling medal race final this morning has given Annalise Murphy her second EUROSAF Gold Medal in a fortnight. The National Yacht Club sailor beat…
Annalise Shares Overall Lead in Last Day Before Medal Race
#dlr2013 – Annalise Murphy shares the lead with Britain's Alison Young after eight races in the Laser Radial class which means today is an action packed last day of finals racing in the Delta Lloyd regatta in Holland before the…
'Breeze Queen' Annalise Lies Second, Delta Lloyd Racing Postponed Due to Too Much Wind
#DLR2013–Gusting to 30–knots Ireland's 'Breeze Queen' Annalise Murphy took a third in race four and a runaway win in race five to close the gap to just two points on the overall leader in the Laser Radial fleet before racing…
Laser Sharp Annalise Lying Second at Delta Lloyd Regatta
#DeltaLloydRegat  – Annalise Murphy has got off to a strong start in the opening rounds of the Olympic classes Delta Lloyd regatta in Medemblik, Holland today after a short delay waiting for wind to settle on the ijsselmeer. The Irish…
Can Annalise Do the Eurosaf Double at Delta Lloyd Regatta?
After a sensational win at the first Eurosaf event in Italy a week ago Dun Laoghaire's Annalise Murphy has been buoyed up by Government congratulatons sent by Minister of State for Tourism and Sport Michael Ring TD. "Annalise was tipped…
Annalise Murphy Rejects Experimental Olympic Regatta Format
A final race that counts for so much is not the future for sailing. That's according to Italian Olympic week champion, Ireland's Annalise Murphy who has spoken out against controversial new competition formats trialled by Olympic sailing organisers, ISAF. 'I…
Annalise Sweeps to Gold Medal on Lake Garda
A return to form for Annalise Murphy saw the Rathfarnham sailor win Gold today at the Italian Olympic Week 2013 on Lake Garda, the first round of the new Eurosaf sailing world cup. The Dubliner, the Irish Sailor of the…
Annalise Goes for Gold at Italy's Eurosaf Olympic Week
Annalise Murphy finished four points clear at the top of the leaderboard at Italian Olympic week yesterday and will be today's six–boat medal race favourite at the inaugural Eurosaf sailing cup on Lake Garda. Strong local 'Ora' winds are blowing…
What Makes an Elite Sailor? Annalise's Coach Speaks
Muscle memory, tuning in to the wind and the waves, a rigorous daily schedule plus a pool of upcoming youth sailing talent is discussed by Annalise Murphy's coach Rory Fitzpatrick in this three minute vid aimed at promoting Irish Sports…
Annalise On Top (of Silver Fleet) As Mistral Sweeps Through Hyeres
#isafworldcup – Annalise Murphy won both her races at the ISAF world Cup today but she is still counting the cost of disappointment in the qualifying rounds that has dropped her into the Silver fleet of the Laser Radial fleet.'I…
Annalise Struggling in Fickle French Winds
#HyeresSWC – There was no significant improvement for Irish sailing star Annalise Murphy who is uncharacteristically placed in a lowly 43rd place at the ISAF World Cup in Hyeres, France this afternoon. A black flag disqualification in race four has ruled…
Videos Get Up Close With Annalise Murphy
#Annalise - A new series of videos (via Sailfeed) peers into the world of Sailor of the Year and Olympic hopeful Annalise Murphy as she readies herself for her next Olympic campaign. With little more than three years to…
Annalise's Journey to Rio Starts in a Dublin Bay Winter Gale
#annalise – 'Even when I don't want to go training I still go out on the water'. Such is the commitment of Annalise Murphy in her campaign for Rio in three years time the 22-year-old Dubliner has been braving the…
Annalise to Contest Hyeres Regatta as Laser Radial Gold Medallist Xu Returns
#Annalise Murphy – After a break of two months since Miami in January, Dun Laoghaire's Annalise Murphy returns to international competition in Hyeres, France in a week's time. It will be an opportunity for Annalise, who only narrowly missed out…

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