Category Archives: Sailing

Italy’s Tita/Banti Become First Back-to-Back European Champions in Foiling Nacra 17 Era

With racing starting an hour early to compensate for lost races earlier in the week, sailors hitting the water for the final day of the 2018 49er and Nacra 17 European Championship saw what by now is a rare sight: A consistent 8-11 knot breeze! Race officials across all four courses on Gdansk Bay rushed […]

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Henri Demesmaeker and Frederique van Eupen (BEL) Win 2018 Nacra 15 Worlds

Over the last week in Barcelona, 60 eager Nacra 15 youth teams representing 18 Nations and four continents sailed their inaugural Nacra 15 World Championship. Competitors from Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Germany, Canada, Spain, Finland, France, Great Britain, Italy, US Virgin Islands, Holland, New Zealand, Poland, Singapore, Switzerland and the United States. Catalonian weather conditions […]

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The eSailing World Championship Is Coming

The Official eSailing World Championship will launch at World Sailing’s headquarters in London, Great Britain starting the journey to a live arena final this October. In partnership with the leading digital sailing platform, Virtual Regatta, the inaugural season of the eSailing World Championship will commence at 20:30 BST / 21:30 UTC on 10 May and […]

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Opening Day In Hyères Sets Scene For Enthralling Week Of Sailing Competition

The opening scene at the third round of Sailing’s World Cup Series in Hyères, France saw the 647 sailors from 46 nations remain cautious as they laid down markers to build on for a full week of competition. In a variable 6-11 knot easterly breeze, the competitors looked to achieve good finish positions that would […]

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Sailing’s World Cup Series Hyères 2018: Over 670 Sailors To Compete

Over 670 sailors, sailing in more than 400 boats and representing 46 nations will compete at Round 3 of Sailing’s World Cup Series 2018 in Hyères, France from 24-29 April. Sailors in one Para World Sailing class and the ten Olympic events will be using the event to qualify for the World Cup Series Final […]

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First Nacra 15 World Championship Starts in Barcelona on Monday 23 April With 60 Teams From 18 Countries

Right now in Barcelona, 60 eager Nacra 15 youth teams representing 18 Nations and four continents are preparing their first official Nacra 15 World Championship. Sailors are coming from Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Germany, Canada, Spain, Finland, France, Great Britain, Italy, US Virgin Islands, Holland, New Zealand, Poland, Singapore, Switzerland and the United States. This […]

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First Nacra 15 World Championship Starts in Barcelona on Monday 23 April With 60 Teams From 18 Countries

Right now in Barcelona, 60 eager Nacra 15 youth teams representing 18 Nations and four continents are preparing their first official Nacra 15 World Championship. Sailors are coming from Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Germany, Canada, Spain, Finland, France, Great Britain, Italy, US Virgin Islands, Holland, New Zealand, Poland, Singapore, Switzerland and the United States. This […]

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2019 49er, 49erFX and Nacra 17 World Championships To Be Held In Auckland New Zealand

As many as 400 of the world’s best sailors will descend on Auckland, New Zealand, next year for the 49er, 49erFX and Nacra 17 world championships. The event, which will be held at the Royal Akarana Yacht Club from November 29-December 8, 2019, will be an Olympic qualifier for countries who have not already secured […]

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World Sailing First International Federation To Be Awarded Sustainability Standard

World Sailing, the world governing body of the sport, has become the first International Sports Federation to be awarded the international sustainability standard ISO 20121. ISO 20121 specifies the requirements for an Event Sustainability Management System to improve the sustainability of events. The standard provides building blocks that enable organisations to continue to be financially […]

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Top Sailors Head To Miami For The First Fest In 2018

Over 540 sailors, from 50 nations, will be competing in Miami, USA, for the second of four regattas in Sailing’s 2018 World Cup Series. From 21-28 January, some of the best sailors, including Olympic medallists and World Champions, will be competing across all ten Olympic events in Miami, giving their best to ensure a solid […]

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Fresh faces look to make their name in sailing at the colossal Youth Sailing Worlds

Fresh faces look to make their name in sailing at the colossal Youth Sailing Worlds The 2017 Youth Sailing World Championships is fast approaching and as athletes begin to arrive in Sanya, China the expectation for the competition that lies ahead is building as the sailors weigh up their rivals. With more than 380 sailors […]

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Paris 2024 Olympic Venue Selected For Sailing’s 2018 World Cup Series Final

World Sailing’s World Cup Series Final in 2018 will head to Marseille, France, the host city for the Paris 2024 Olympic Sailing Competition. The World Cup Series is the definitive guide to the best-of-the-best in Olympic sailing with clear objectives to showcase and develop Olympic sailing, create sporting heroes and engage sports fans, and excite […]

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