Times of Oman
Emmett on brink of title
Muscat: The idea that sailing without a hat under a blistering hot sun was harmless left Jon Emmett sick and languishing deep in the Radial Apprentice fleet at the Laser Masters World Championships 2013 but with one day's racing to go, he is on the brink of an overall victory after a remarkable recovery.
AFLOAT: Emmett's treble joy
WEYMOUTH'S Laser Radial sailor Jon Emmett has managed to complete the treble in 2013 - winning the Nationals, the Inlands and finishing top of the UK rankings.
Olympic champ Xu withdraws from sailing World Cup - Indiatalkies.com
Qingdao , Oct 17: Olympic champion Xu Lijia of China has pulled out of the sailing World Cup leg here due to injury.
SAILING: Weymouth sailor Emmett becomes a six-time champion
The 35-year-old went into the final race of the UK National and Open Laser Championships at Paignton Sailing Club on equal points with his nearest rival John Booth.