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Team France delay AC36 decision

Team France skipper Franck Cammas told the New Zealand Herald that they will decide by the end of November on a possible challenge for the 36th America’s Cup

Youth Olympic Games – Hawkins in battle for Bronze

After three more races Britain’s Finn Hawkins retains his podium place in the boys Windsurfer going into Friday’s medal racing

Star Worlds get back on track

Brazil’s Jorge Zarif and Guilherme de Almeida take the overall lead after two more races at the 2018 Star World Championships in Oxford, Maryland, USA

GC32 TPM Med Cup – No racing Thursday

The sea state on the Rade de Toulon was considered too large for the GC32 catamarans to race safely Thursday.

Youth Olympic Games – Hawkins in podium place

Britain’s Finn Hawkins moved into the medal positions in the boy’s windsurfing event after a fourth and third place finish Tuesday. Kalpo Kalpogiannakis of Greece, keeps the overall lead on five points, with Italy’s Nicolo Renna (7,2) in second and…

RS200, RS400 and RS800 Inland Champions

A rainy, cold and windy start, but a calming finish to the weekend for the RS200, RS400 and RS800 Inland Championships at Grafham Water SC

Day 2 at Youth Olympic Games

Only one race completed on the second day of sailing competition at the Youth Olympic Games at in Club Nautico San Isidro, Buenos Aires, Argentina. Britain’s Finn Hawkins finished eighth in the boy’s Techno 293+ windsurf race and is now…

World Sailing heading for a bleak winter

Autumn approaches, the season of mists and mellow fruitfulness, and the World Sailing annual meeting in Sarasota, Florida in early November . . . Sailing approaches this meeting with considerable trepidation, with World Sailing the governing body for the sport of sailing in disarray.

2018 Laser Master Europeans – Day 4

Light wind conditions in Vigo, Spain, allowed only one race to be completed with a second one cancelled due to the lack of wind. In the standard Laser event Grand Master sailor Alan Davis (3-4-1) of Britain won the single…

Inaugural Global Team Race win for Royal Thames YC

Royal Thames YCl won the inaugural Global Team Race Regatta, a two-on-two keelboat team race hosted by the New York YC in Newport, RI. The eight person British team won 18 of 21 races over the course of three days…