World Sailing have published the Olympic classes World Rankings updated as at 17 May 2021.
The Finn Gold Cup, the 470 European Championships and the RS:X Windsurfing World Championships results are included in the latest rankings.
Of the British Sailing Squad only Hannah Mills and Eilidh McIntyre in the women’s 470 retain a top spot in the World Rankings.
John Gimson and Anna Burnet remain 3rd in the Nacra 17 rankings, where the leaders are Tara Pacheco and Florian Trittel of Spain.
There is one more World Ranking release scheduled before the Tokyo Games.
Here are the top World Ranked and GBR sailors as of 17 May 2021:
1st ESP – Jordi Xammar and Nicolás Rodríguez
10th GBR – Luke Patience and Chris Grube (were 11th)
1st GBR – Hannah Mills and Eilidh McIntyre
2nd FRA – Camille Lecointre and Aloise Retornaz
1st DEN – Jonas Warrer and Jakob Precht Jensen
20th GBR – Dylan Fletcher-Scott and Stuart Bithell (were 20th)
1st NED – Annemiek Bekkering and Annette Duetz
5th GBR – Charlotte Dobson and Saskia Tidey (were 5th)
1st ESP – Joan Cardona Mendez (was 3rd)
8th GBR – Giles Scott (was 10th)
1st FRA – Jean Baptiste Bernez
4th GBR – Elliot Hanson (was 5th)
1st BEL – Emma Plasschaert
21st GBR- Alison Young (was 23rd)
Nacra 17 Mixed:
1st ESP – Tara Pacheco van Rijnsoever and Florian Trittel
3rd GBR – John Gimson and Anna Burnet (were 3rd)
1st NED – Kiran Badloe
9th GBR – Tom Squires (was 10th)
1st ISR – Katy Spychakov
3rd GBR – Emma Wilson (was 4th)