Sophomore Chase Carraway Among Youngest to Be Invited to Olympic Sailing Trials

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Chase Carraway has been invited to sail in the ISAF Miami World Cup regatta next week at the US Sailing Center in Miami.  He qualified for this honor based on his finish this past weekend at the Lauderdale Olympic Class Regatta (LOCR) in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.  The Miami SWC next week is the first half of the two-part US Olympic Trials with the second part taking place later this Spring in Palma, Spain.  Only 15 male sailors from the US were offered invitation to this event and Chase received one of the spots.  He will be checking in with the US Sailing representatives over this weekend and racing 2 races each day, Monday January 25 to Friday January 29. This link has information about streaming updates, etc.

Chase appears to be the youngest sailor accepted and will be sailing against Olympians from all over the world in the Full Rig Laser fleet  This event will be at the US Sailing Center in Miami, Florida January 23-30.