Caleb Paine sails the Men’s Finn Heavyweight Dinghy, and his Olympic journey is one of wind, sails and raw talent working together in perfect harmony. It’s also a story about the messiness of it all—the mental, physical and financial stress of chasing your dream. And you can’t tell one side without telling the other. Because the messiness of it all—the part no one wants to hear about—is what gives him his edge and propels him forward. It just might make him No. 1.
Uncharted Waters follows twelve elite US Sailing Team Sperry athletes on their quest to claim a spot on the Olympic and Paralympic sailing teams that will compete in the Rio 2016 Olympics and Paralympics.