Wednesday, 29 August 2012 16:36

Tingley Set To Defend Paralympic Gold

PaulTingleyWhile the Paralympic Games Opening Ceremonies begin this evening, the sailing competition does not begin until Saturday, September 1.

Paul Tingley from the Royal Nova Scotia Yacht Squadron leads the Canadian Sailing Team at the event and will be out to defend the 2008 Paralympic Gold Medal in the 2.4 mR class. Brian Todd of Glen Haven, NS is Team Leader at the Games

The regatta consists of 11 races, two a day through the first 5 days with the final race scheduled for Thursday, September 6.

Check out all the news and results on the 2012 Paralympic Games site here.