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Shirley ROBERTSON (GBR)

Shirley ROBERTSON (GBR)Shirley went to Sydney intent on claiming a medal, having narrowly missed out in Savannah. With the exception of Races 1 and 2, she wore the yellow leader's bib from start to finish claiming Gold in the final race. Whilst Olympic training has dominated over the past few months, Shirley is also an active match racer and is currently ranked 6th woman in the world.

Europe

September 1999 - IBM Sydney Harbour Regatta (Grade 1) - 3rd
January 2000 - World Championship (Grade W) - 2nd
April 2000 - Semaine Olympique Francaise (Grade 1) - 3rd
May 2000 - Spa Regatta (Grade 1) - 3rd
July 2000 - European Championship (Grade 1) -5th
September 2000 - Olympic Regatta (Grade W) - 1st

Match Racing

September 1999 - Women's Open Match Racing Event (Grade 3) - 5th
October 1999 - Reed and Barton International Match Racing Championship Grade W) - 5th
October 1999 - ISAF Women's Match Racing World Championship (Grade 1) - 3rd
December 1999 - Osprey Cup (Grade 1) - 4th
June 2000 - Boat US Santa Maria Cup (Grade 1) - 10th

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