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Then last month Robin Townsend, a 46-year-old club rider, tested positive for the stimulant modafinil and was also handed a four-year ban.
I think there are many more talented sailors than me; it took me many years to win major events whereas more talented sailors have done that much faster. But I don't think that has given me an edge in the classes I sail because everyone has access to the same equipment, which is a feature I like. A mix of working hard on them and not getting too hung up on them – you can go a long way through leveraging your strengths.It's actually rare that I've had an edge – I've lost a lot more championships than I've won.