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12/08/2019 02:31 AM
18ft Skiff NSW Championship Race 3
After two outstanding wins in the first two races of the NSW 18ft Skiff Championship, Winning Group went into today's Race 3 on Sydney Harbour as a hot favourite to extend her lead in the championship
12/07/2019 09:03 AM
Hyundai 49er, 49erFX and Nacra 17 Worlds day 5
The breeze was a little softer than previous days, and at times extremely unpredictable and shifty. Yet somehow the class acts continue to prove that they're still the class acts, able to cope with any slings or arrows that are hurled their way...
12/07/2019 09:00 AM
The Joy of Sailing
The definition of Joy is "a feeling of great pleasure and happiness". This is exactly the feeling I experience whilst I am sailing. Everybody can see who I am when I am sailing... Hannah! Look beyond the disability, crack open the shell and here I am.
12/07/2019 06:49 AM
250 days until 2020 Zhik 29er Worlds
With just 250 days to go until the 2020 Zhik 29er World Championships, the UK 29er Class is delighted to be welcoming the 29er Worlds back to the UK for the 3rd time since the event's inauguration in 2000.
12/07/2019 05:27 AM
49er, 49erFX and Nacra 17 Worlds day 5
Three teams remain in the Worlds medal hunt. Dylan Fletcher and Stuart Bithell move in to third in the 49er. Jack Hawkins and Chris Thomas claim race win and sit 13th overall.
12/07/2019 02:48 AM
Hyundai 49er, 49erFX and Nacra 17 Worlds day 5
The 49er and 49erFX both saw new regatta leaders heading into the final day of competition, while the Nacra 17 title race looks wide open...
12/06/2019 05:03 PM
Attracting Students
Many people are aware that sailing sometimes loses young adults from the sport at club level as they head off away from home for further education and when they start their careers.
12/06/2019 12:42 PM
FREE TridentUK £5 or £10 Vouchers & NEW Gill kit
Spend over £50 and get a £5 voucher, spend over £100 and get a £10 voucher. Spend can include shipping costs, one voucher per customer, not transferable or exchangeable, vouchers will be sent end of Jan 2020 for spend in Feb 2020.
12/06/2019 12:13 PM
Datchet Flyer maxed out at 100 entries
Round 2 of the Seldén Sailjuice Winter Series was booked out by the start of the week, and there's a huge range of boats entered, from the Albacore to the Yachting World Dayboat...
12/06/2019 05:39 AM
Hyundai 49er, 49erFX and Nacra 17 Worlds day 4
The fourth day of the 2019 Hyundai 49er, 49erFX and Nacra 17 World Championships saw the race for the title and Olympic qualification is beginning to take shape as the fleets split into their respective Gold fleets.
12/06/2019 05:01 AM
49er, 49erFX and Nacra 17 Worlds day 4
Dylan Fletcher and Stuart Bithell up to fourth, two points off podium. John Gimson and Anna Burnet tied in second in Nacra 17 class, seven points behind Italian leaders Bissaro and Frascari.
12/06/2019 04:12 AM
Winning Group setting the standard
The Winning Group 18ft Skiff team has set the standard with its domination of the first two races of the NSW 18ft Skiff Championship, presently being sailed on Sydney Harbour
12/05/2019 05:56 PM
Officials announced for Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games
World Sailing, the world governing body of the sport, is pleased to announce the names of the Race Officials who have been appointed for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Sailing Competition.
12/05/2019 11:23 AM
National Solo Round Up 2019
It has been another eventful and entertaining year for the National Solo Class, below I have cherry-picked some of the highlights.
12/05/2019 07:36 AM
Andres Lage qualifies in Finn Class for Tokyo 2020
For much of his life, Andres Lage from Venezuela has been chasing a dream - to sail at the Olympic Games.
12/05/2019 06:15 AM
Sprint 15 Winter TT at Rutland
Sunday 1st December saw the second Sprint 15 Winter 2019/20 TT take place at Rutland. And it was most definitely winter temperatures as the nine competitors rigged up.
12/05/2019 05:28 AM
Hyundai 49er, 49erFX and Nacra 17 Worlds day 3
The end of the Qualifying Series in any Olympic-class World Championship is always a fraught scramble to make it through to the Gold Fleet Finals. Scrape through to the final 25 and you live to fight another three days.
12/05/2019 04:42 AM
49er, 49erFX and Nacra 17 Worlds day 3
John Gimson and Anna Burnet hold their Nacra 17 lead on tricky day of light winds in Auckland. Third race win for Ben Saxton and Nikki Boniface but a 16th in final race moves them to sixth.
12/05/2019 04:41 AM
RS Aero Thames Valley Mini Series overall
2019 saw another successful Thames Valley Mini Series 2019 with exactly 100 RS Aero sailors taking part in at least one of the five events stretching from London to Swindon.
12/05/2019 02:57 AM
Hyundai 49er Worlds: High Stakes as Finals start
The Hyundai 49er, 49erFX and Nacra 17 world championships in Auckland might be halfway through but for New Zealand's top sailors the real business starts tomorrow.