Team Lewin-LaFrance Eyeing the 2024 Olympics
Above photo: Georgia Lewin-LaFrance competed in the worldwide Sail Grand Prix representing Canada.
Georgia and Antonia Lewin-LaFrance are aiming to make their mark in the sailing world as they eye the 49erFX class event at the 2024 Paris Olympics.
Originally from Montreal, the Lewin-LaFrance sisters began sailing on a cottage laser that their father used to force the two of them to sail on, despite their protests.
“My dad used to take us out on it, despite our kicking and ...
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