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Quick Update from Rio | Elise's Blog 13 August 2016 (AEDT) | Will Ryan

It has been a great first two days of sailing here in Rio


The Ryan family experience | Elise's Blog 6 August 2016 (AEDT) | Will Ryan

The excitement of being involved in all of the Rio action, two weeks off university, and getting to see Will and Jay has had me telling everyone I know about the amazing experience ahead.


Let the Games begin | Lisa's blog 29 July 2016 (AEDT) | Lisa Darmanin

The feeling of anticipation for the competition we have been working towards is only days away.


A final rehearsal | Lisa's blog 17 May 2016 (AEDT) | Lisa Darmanin

With less than three months away from the Olympic Games we are spending a few weeks training in Rio – a final rehearsal.


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Getting Excited and Staying Focused | Lisa's Blog 24 March 2016 (AEDT) | Lisa Darmanin

So much has happened since my last blog in January. We are now less than five months away from the Olympic Games!!!


Time Flies (except when you’re waiting for wind!) | Lisa's blog 7 January 2016 (AEDT) | Lisa Darmanin

It is THE year we’ve been prepping for and the Olympic Games start in 7 months time!


High Five, A Hug, Tears and a Dance | Lisa's blog 4 December 2015 (AEDT) | Lisa Darmanin

The AOC has just made it official that Jason and I will be representing Australia at the 2016 Olympics!


Rio Test Event | Will's Blog 16 October 2015 (AEDT) | Will Ryan

As a test-event, we couldn’t have asked for any more - having secured the gold, it was a proud moment to sail back to shore to the cheers of our team mates.


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Athlete, Logistics Manager, Travel Agent, Author | Lisa’s Blog 16 October 2015 (AEDT) | Lisa Darmanin

This month has been about refreshing and recharging, but also planning and coordinating the logistics and scheduling for the next 300 days before Rio.


The Dress Rehearsal | Lisa's Blog 1 September 2015 (AEDT) | Lisa Darmanin

2016 would be our debut Olympics and this Test Event was more than just about the racing.


A whirlwind three years | Will's blog 11 August 2015 (AEDT) | Will Ryan

My name is still Will Ryan, I don’t really have a fixed address, but I’m still loving living the life of a nomad/Olympic Sailor.


The Road to Rio from the very beginning | Lisa's blog 11 August 2015 (AEDT) | Lisa Darmanin

Seven years later, we have one goal in mind and that is to win a Gold medal for Australia at the 2016 Olympics in the Mixed Multihull.