2012 Laser Radial Gold Medallist at Dinghy Show

Going to the Dinghy Show - Saturday 5 and Sunday 5 March - Then drop into the Fernhurst Books stand (H10). Lijia (Lily) Xu, London 2012 Laser Radial gold medallist, will be on their stand on the Sunday.

Lily, who has made the UK her home for the last 3 years, will be formally launching her new autobiography, Golden Lily, at 11.30am on Sunday 6 March on the Fernhurst Books stand and will be signing copies of her book from 12 noon to 2 pm.

Mid campaign to be selected by China for Rio 2016, this is a rare opportunity to see, meet and chat to Lily who is one of sailing’s modern-day superstars. Lily won the girls Optimist World Championships twice and won bronze at the Beijing Olympics before achieving gold in London.

Jon Emmett (Lily’s coach) will also be on the Fernhurst Books stand on the Sunday, signing copies of his book Coach Yourself to Win, which has been used to great acclaim by World Sailing for their Emerging Nations Programme. Nick Craig will be on the stand signing copies of his Helming to Win on Saturday.

Read more on Golden Lily here

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