Laser Standard - Robert Scheidt BRA will be back !
The eight-times Laser World Champion, four-times Olympic medalist and three-times Starboat World Champion Robert Scheidt has announced at a press conference last Wednesday, that he will be back in the Laser Class and start a campaign to qualify for the 2016 Olympics in his home country Brazil. Here the press release. The Brazilian super-star has tried in vain to get the Starboat back as Olympic class, also directly with an intervention with the IOC President Jacques Rogge BEL. He will give his comeback in Italy in September.