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L30 adopted for the Offshore Sailing World Championship

L30 adopted for the Offshore Sailing World Championship by World Sailing March 26, 2019 10:36 PM PDT The L30 © Pedro Martinez / Sailing Energy / World Sailing World Sailing is pleased to announce that the L30, a 30ft one-design keelboat, has been selected as equipment supplied for the World Sailing Offshore World Championship […]

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Solo Olympic trials underway in Valencia

World Sailing: solo Olympic trials underway in Valencia by World Sailing/Sail-World.com/nz Mar 13, 2019 02:58 UTC March 13, 2019 Devoti D-Zero – Day 2 – Single-handed dinghy trials – Valencia, Spain © Michele Tognozzi – FareVela.net Sea trials for the selection of equipment for the men’s and women’s Paris 2024 Olympic sailing competitions […]

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The World Sailing Show: December 2018

The World Sailing Show: December 2018 – Route Du Rhum by Sunset+Vine TV News November 26, 2018 03:34 UTC November 26, 2018 Armel Le Cléac’h flies Banque Populaire at the start of the Route du Rhum Destination Guadeloupe © Yvan Zedda December 2018 World Sailing Show – looks at the significant issues and events […]

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Olympic Games 2024: the World Sailing Council votes Finn out

Olympic Games 2024: the World Sailing Council votes Finn out – Day 1 by Daniel Smith, World Sailing November 2, 2018 4:54 PM PDT November 3, 2018 The Finn will fly into the Olympic sunset after Tokyo 2020 © Richard Gladwell Chairman Kim Andersen and former CEO Andy Hunt – Sarasota, Florida, USA – 2018 […]

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World Sailing Board moves into 11th hour of Olympic events

World Sailing Board moves into 11th hour of Olympic events by Richard Gladwell, Sail-World.com/nz October 28, 2018 11:18 UTC October 29, 2018 The NZL crew (Paul Snow-Hansen and Dan Willcox) battle for the lead in the 470 at the 2012 Olympics © Richard Gladwell Ben Ainslie just after winning his fifth Olympic medal and his […]

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World Sailing chooses four classes for single-handed “sea trials”

World Sailing chooses four classes for single-handed “sea trials” by Daniel Smith, World Sailing October 4, 2018 00:09 UTC October 4, 2018 The men’s laser is one of the great contributors to universality – 2016 Olympic Regatta, Rio de Janeiro © Richard Gladwell Four boats have been shortlisted to move into the equipment trial […]

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Sailing World Junior Para Sailing World Championship

2022 Sailing World Youth Para Sailing World Championship July 19-22, 2022, Braassemermeer, The Netherlands US Sailing has announced a call for competitors for the inaugural 25U Parasailing World Championship in the Netherlands in July 2022. This event provides a unique opportunity for budding young sailors with disabilities to represent the United States on the world […]

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Are kiteboards a legitimate part of World Sailing?

Olympic Games 2024: are kite boards legitimately part of World Sailing? By SailingIllustrated.com/Sail-World.com April 22, 2018 11:13 PM PDT April 23, 2018 Flying High – Kitesurfing – March 22, 2016 © Richard Gladwell Rules and America’s Cup guru Tom Ehman wrote an interesting comment on sailingillustrated.com. Ehman was executive director of what is now US […]

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New format for the 2018 Para Sailing World Championship >> Scuttlebutt Sailing News

The 2018 Para Sailing World Championships will be held September 16-22 in Sheboygan, USA. This edition will feature new formats including “Heat” type races for the RS Venture Connect and medal races across all disciplines. Disciplines and race format:• Keelboat for one person (technical) – Open style – 2.4mr Norlin One Design (OD) – fleet […]

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World Sailing announces virtual sailing championship

Virtual Regatta and World Sailing will host the first e-sailing championship in 2018. Virtual regatta In partnership with the first digital sailing platform, Virtual Regatta, the eSailing World Championships will take place every year from 2018. The Virtual Regatta platform provides the ideal vehicle for the eSWC, with its established Inshore Regatta games. A new […]

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World Sailing turns to key influencers to balance the boat

World Sailing turns to key influencers to balance the boat by World Sailing on 18 October 2017 World Sailing looks to key influencers to balance the boat World Sailing Every boat competing in the 2017-18 Volvo Ocean Race, from this weekend, will see female sailors racing around the world and at Tokyo 2020 there will […]

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Entry record for the 2017 Para-sailing World Championship

Huge support from nations and sailors has helped make the 2017 Para World Championship a must-attend event. World Sailing Ahead of the early entry fee deadline of May 1, a huge demand for entries has been received as nations and sailors pledge their support. Massimo Dighe, Head of Para World Sailing and London 2012 Paralympic […]

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Sea Survival Officer Personal Course: Safety | Sailors | ISAF | World Sailing

World Sailing Offshore Special Regulations Training Requirements In 2003 World Sailing introduced a standard core curriculum for training courses to establish an internationally recognized qualification. Training requirements are part of the World Sailing Special Offshore Regulations. These courses are run and set by World Sailing Member National Authorities (MNA) and comply with World Sailing Minimum […]

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Sea Survival: Offshore | Courses & Equipment | ISAF | World Sailing

World Sailing Offshore Special Regulations Training Requirements In 2003 World Sailing introduced a standard core curriculum for training courses to establish an internationally recognized qualification. Training requirements are part of the World Sailing Special Offshore Regulations. These courses are run and set by World Sailing Member National Authorities (MNA) and comply with World Sailing Minimum […]