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World Sailing follow-up statement on Ukraine – Sailweb

World Sailing follow-up statement on the situation in Ukraine This update follows the statement issued on 1 March 2022 regarding World Sailing’s decision to suspend the participation of Russian and Belarusian athletes and officials from World Sailing owned and sanctioned competitions and events until further notice, available here. The World Sailing Board met on April […]

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World Sailing refines its position in Ukraine >> Scuttlebutt Sailing News

Published on April 19, 2022 Following World Sailing’s decision on March 1, 2022 to suspend the participation of Russian and Belarusian athletes and officials in competitions and events held and sanctioned by World Sailing until further notice, the World Sailing Board met on April 6, 2022 to refine his position. In a press release published […]

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Walworth man embarks on round-the-world sailing race after just five months of training

The road has already seen him brave tropical heat, arctic cold and giant Pacific waves. A Walworth man has joined a grueling 40,000 nautical mile journey around the world for which he only started training in November. Paul Harwood is one of nine other Londoners to have signed up for ‘Clipper: Round the world’, a […]

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The SP80 sailboat seeks to destroy the world sailing speed record

When designers come together to create something that looks fast, it usually turns out to be pretty fast too. The reverse is also true, this is exactly what we have with the SP80 sailboat, which seems to have been imagined by the team of star wars and is set to break the world sailing speed […]

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Japan to Host Para Sailing World Championships at Hiroshima Kannon Marina

WELLINGTON: The 2022 Asia-Pacific Hansa Class Championships and World Para Sailing Championships will be held at Hiroshima Kannon Marina from October 20-23. This decision is significant in Asia as it is the first time that these championships for able-bodied sailors and para-sailors will take place at the same time, according to reports. Fumio Kishida, the […]

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Change of weather triggers change of fortune at Hempel World Sailing Cup

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Free sailing lessons in Puerto Vallarta for children and teenagers offered by the Mexican Navy

The Puerto Vallarta Sailing Training Center (Cencavela), of the Eighth Naval Zone, promotes an activity that encourages sportsmanship, which is an excellent opportunity for children and adolescents, according to the Director of Tourism and Development economic, Ludvig Estrada Virgen. The official stressed the importance of promoting this training among citizens, which promotes the rapprochement of […]

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SP80 spaceship-like boat designed to break the world sailing speed record at over 90 mph

Revealed: The final design of a boat designed to break the world sailing speed record at over 90 mph powered only by the wind The SP80 craft was built with the aim of navigating the record books Its aim is to reach a top speed of 80 knots (about 92 mph) powered only by the […]

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SP80 unveils the final boat design in pursuit of the world sailing speed record! • Live thimble

A cockpit with room for two Freshly completed by the renowned shipyard Persico Marine, the main hull will arrive in April at the SP80 premises in Renens (Switzerland). This first part reveals a crucial element of the cockpit: it can carry two pilots. One will pilot the kite while the other will steer the boat. […]

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Paralympic fever in San Francisco as high profile figures support World Sailing’s #BacktheBid

Paralympic fever in San Francisco as high profile figures support World Sailing’s #BacktheBid by World Sailing 2 April 01:28 UTC Ryan Porteous with SailGP USA in San Francisco © Tom Roberts Inspirational stories of athletic ability, perseverance and skill were the order of the day at the St Francis Yacht Club in San Francisco […]