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02/24/2020 01:58 PM
2000 Class to celebrate their 21st Anniversary
A 21st Century Boat! The 2000 Class Association are celebrating their 21st Anniversary 'Coming of Age' year. The Millennium Series 2020 is supported by Noble Marine Insurance and RS Sailing.
02/24/2020 01:40 PM
RS Tera Training Weekend at Port Dinorwic
On the weekend of 22nd - 23rd February the Welsh Region RS Tera fleet enjoyed their first weekend boot camp of the winter with coach Brett Cokayne, hosted by Port Dinorwic Sailing Club.
02/24/2020 12:22 PM
Caribbean Foiling Championships overall
It's a wrap for the Caribbean Foiling Championships after three days of racing in kitefoiling and windfoiling, despite unusual light wind conditions.
02/24/2020 12:00 PM
Listen to RYA audiobooks at the Dinghy Show
The RYA Yachtmaster Handbook (G70) and RYA VHF Handbook (G31) will be the first two titles to be made available in the new audiobook format, with additional publications expected to be released in the future.
02/24/2020 11:09 AM
Dun Laoghaire Frostbite Series 2 day 7
After three Sundays of no racing due to the ongoing storms of winter, the Dun Laoghaire Frostbite fleet was able to take to the water yesterday in what were still quite brisk winds but nothing like what we had seen over the past three weekends.
02/24/2020 10:59 AM
Wayfarer Class Looks Forward to 2020
2019 was a big year for the UK Wayfarer Association as it took its turn to host the International Championships which were held in Ireland and proved to be a great success with close racing in challenging conditions.
02/24/2020 10:48 AM
Entry open for Rolex Giraglia Race 2020
The 68th edition of this Mediterranean Classic is now open for entries and the notice of race is available online. From June 5-13 between St Tropez and Genoa.
02/24/2020 09:14 AM
Brits at Laser Radial Women's Championship day 2
Another frustrating day of light unpredictable wind. Only one race completed as wind too unstable. Ali Young finished sixth in her race. Young now up to 20th overall in the 110-boat fleet.
02/24/2020 08:30 AM
Foiling Week Awards
The awards and the FW Design competition were established by Foling Week, "the first and only global event dedicated to the amazingly fast foiling boats, their sailors, their designers and their builders".
02/24/2020 07:00 AM
Barton Ratchet Block in use on a Laser mainsheet
Experience the highly acclaimed Barton Ratchet block out on the water with Christian Brewer, Barton Sales Manager, fitted to his Laser. Providing superb control of loaded handheld lines, the twelve faced sheave provides low friction running.
02/24/2020 04:51 AM
ILCA Laser Radial Women's Championship day 2
Light and variable winds again caused havoc at the 2020 ILCA Laser Radial World Championship being sailed out of Sandringham Yacht Club in Melbourne.
02/24/2020 03:35 AM
RS:X Windsurfing World Championships opens
The final practice race was held today for the 116 competitors for the RS:X Windsurfing World Championships at Sorrento Sailing Couta Boat Club (SSCBC) in Sorrento, Victoria, before the competition gets under way tomorrow.
02/23/2020 03:41 PM
IOCA South Pre Zone Winter Training at Spinnaker
Due to the half term break there was a reduced turnout of eight sailors for the last of IOCA South's Pre Zone Winter Training sessions at Spinnaker SC.
02/23/2020 03:32 PM
Chichester Yacht Club Snowflake Series prizegiving
The CYC Snowflake was badly impacted by the series of storms passing over the country. Two of the four events were cancelled due to winds exceeding the clubs 25 knot upper limit.
02/23/2020 08:19 AM
Brits at Laser Radial Women's Championship day 1
Ali Young only Brit in 110-boat fleet. Light six knot wind before wind began to swing wildly. Only one race completed out of a possible two. Boats split across two fleets.
02/23/2020 07:43 AM
ILCA Laser Radial Women's Championship day 1
After a day of light and fluky conditions in which only one race could be sailed at the ILCA Laser Radial Women's World Championship, defending titleholder Anne-Marie Rindom (DEN) took first place in Yellow Fleet while Marie Barrue (FRA) won Blue Fleet.
02/23/2020 03:29 AM
18ft Skiff Australian Championship day 5
The defending champion Shaw & Partners Financial Services team of James Dorron, Harry Bethwaite and Steve Thomas (replacing Tim Westwood on the day) led all the way against a strong fleet to score a clear victory.
02/22/2020 10:06 PM
Caribbean Foiling Championships day 2
16 years old professional kitefoiler from Barbuda, the sister island in Antigua and Barbuda, wins race on second day of the Caribbean Foiling Championships, the first event of its kind in the Caribbean, taking place in Orient Bay from February 21-23.
02/22/2020 08:20 AM
Dinghy girls survive the Arctic
Two dinghy sailors swapped their sails for skis and completed a week long self-sufficient expedition in the remote Arctic wilderness.
02/22/2020 05:32 AM
'The Foiling Dinghy' UK premier at RYA Dinghy Show
The RYA Dinghy Show 2020 will be the UK's premier viewing of 'The Foiling Dinghy' along with sister boat, the 'L12 Lowrider' from Advanced Sailing Technologies (AST); see them in the UK for the first time on stand D20.