Oct 26, 2017

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More than 100 people attended the Sail Nova Scotia / Sail Able Celebration for Paul Tingley - Canada's Most Decorated Sailor, on October 16th at the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic.

With speeches from Brian Todd, Rick Hansen, Siobhan MacDonald, Jack Flemming and Judy Lugar, the event was a wonderful tribute to an amazing athlete! The evening concluded with Sail NS unveiling a new award - the “Paul Tingley Perseverance Award”. Thank you to everyone who attended and helped make the event such a great success.

 

 

 

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 photos courtesy of Sail Nova Scotia

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