The Briton, Shirley Robertson – the winner of two gold medals at the sail. First she won in 2000 in Sydney (then Shirley played in the class “Europe”). The second four years later in Athens (this time in the class “Yuengling”).
After the Olympic performances of Shirley completed – it seemed, once and for all. Became famous radiojournalists received a number of professional awards. Plus commentary for bi-Bi-si Olympic sailing competitions in 2008 and 2012. And suddenly…
Recently, Mrs. Robertson said that “still a glimmer of life in the old dog” (she’s so about himself). And reported that intends to participate in the Olympic games in 2024. And this time Roberston planning to compete in the new discipline of offshore racing. And, of course, hopes to win his third gold.
Well, let come true your wildest dreams! We only recall that in the days of the Olympic games (2024-m regatta will be held in Marseille) is a fearless Shirley for 56 years!