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Barnes & Dallman-Weiss Qualify as USA Women’s 470 Team for Olympic Test Event in Japan in August

Palma, Spain: U.S. Coast Guard LTJG Nikole Barnes and Lara Dallman-Weiss, Team Perfect Vision Sailing, have qualified to represent the USA in the Women’s 470 at the next Olympic Test Event, August 17 to 22, 2019, in Enoshima Yacht Harbour, in Japan. The duo did so by finishing 20th out of a 45-boat fleet at the Trofeo Princesa Sofia ... More

Team PVS in Sail-World Magazine

Sail-World's David Schmidt speaks with Nikki Barnes and Lara Dallman-Weiss about their 470 campaign. ... More

2019 470 North American team wrap up.

Our candid discussion of the event. ... More

Team Perfect Vision Sailing’s Lt. j.g. Barnes & Dallman-Weiss Sets Sights on Next Phase of 2020 Olympic Campaign

Miami, Florida, USA (November 19, 2018). Learn, build, grow…and win. This describes the latest evolution in the U.S. Coast Guard’s Lt. j.g. Nikole ‘Nikki’ Barnes and Lara Dallman Weiss’ Perfect Vision Sailing campaign to represent the U.S. in the Women’s 470 at the 2020 Summer Olympics, in Tokyo, Japan. Since making their ... More

August – September Update

Hello! A lot has happened since our last July 21 update. Here is our latest: Nikki is currently in Miami /Ft. Lauderdale working with the Coast Guard to get her boat crew qualification. Lara is in San Francisco setting up boats and camp for the next month where Nikki will join this Thursday. Aarhus: We accomplished what we set out to: ... More

Return from Europe

What an incredible experience! The 2018 World Sailing Championships in Aarhus, Denmark, in August, lit our competitive fire more than we could have imagined possible. After all, we sailed against 46 of the best Women 470 teams in the world. This included the Gold and Bronze medalists at the 2016 Summer Olympics, sailors we intend to ... More

Onward to Denmark

USA Olympic Hopefuls ENS Barnes & Dallman Weiss Set Sights on World Sailing Championships in Denmark this Month Newport, Rhode Island (July 19, 2018). They’ve sailed competitively almost all their lives, officially teamed up four months ago, and now are ready to take on the world. The USA’s Nikole ‘Nikki’ Barnes, ENS, U.S. ... More

Shredding the gnar…again.

Just in from training hard in Newport, Rhode Island. Big waves, lots of shredding the gnar. Less than three weeks until our next event, the 470 U.S. National Championships and first leg of the Triple Crown Series at Oakcliff in Oyster Bay, New York, July 14-15. www.oakcliffsailing.org More

Spotted! by the Newport Daily News

The Newport Daily News spotted Perfect Vision Sailing Team NikkiLara on the water on Tuesday! More

Team NikkiLara News – June 8, 2018

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