US Sailing Team 2012: Bob Willis
What are you most looking forward to about competing in the Olympics?
The racing! I love the sailing in Weymouth. The course areas offer so much variety and it will be crucial to adapt to the different conditions of wind and water everyday on a different course. Specifically, racing on the Nothe course will be particularly exciting, as about a 1/4th of the course is cut off because of the Nothe fort, so there will be 38 boards, racing at 15- 25 mph navigating the tiny course area….it’s going to be a lot of fun.
Additionally, I am really looking forward to interacting with all the other athletes, and learning their training programs and how they got to the top in their respective sport.