ASA Models Aid U.S. Sailors in 2008 Olympics

ASA extends congratulations to the 2008 U.S. Olympic Sailing Team for strong performances in Beijing.

Anna Tunnicliffe led the team on the water with a gold medal in the Laser Radial class, the first gold medal for a U.S. female sailor in 20 years. Zach Railey in the Finn Class also had a strong performance, earning a silver medal for the U.S. ASA provided tide and current model predictions to team coaches and sailors for race planning and strategy. For the full press release on ASA’s models for U.S. sailors, visit