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Mark Turner On Sorting Out The Dinghy/Olympic Sailing World

26th September 2016
Mark Turner Mark Turner Photo: VOR

Mark Turner, the new CEO of the Volvo Ocean Race, has released his notes for a presentation to the ISAF Conference back in 2013 (now World Sailing) on how to develop the dinghy/Olympic sailing world to take it up a level.

Turner never gave the presentation. It is reported this morning by Scuttlebutt that just half an hour before he was due to speak, the ISAF Executive Committee for a reason he was never given directly or openly, decided to pull it.

Now Turner has released the content in a blog that can be accessed on Sailweb here. It makes interesting reading in the context of World Sailing's upcoming decisions on classes for Tokyo 2020 as has already been reported by Afloat.ie here.

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