HAMILTON BOAT WINS WORLDS
SAILERS TAKE AIM AT OLYMPIC SPOT
William Jones and Evan DePaul of the Royal Hamilton Yacht Club claimed the junior world 49er class championship over the weekend in Kingston. Over four days of racing, they had no finishes out of the top five and placed first three times. They finished ahead of American and Thai teams to claim the title.
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Evan DePaul and William Jones of the Royal Hamilton Yacht Club, pictured practising on the harbour, are gunning for the Olympics.