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British Sailing Team – The Class of 2020

The Class of 2020 will be chosen from the present British Olympic sailing squad which comprises of an elite squad of 71 sailors covering the ten sailing events used in the Olympic Games

Double Dutch at Aussie Finn Nationals

Giles Scott keeps his overall lead at the Ronstan 2019 Finn Australian Championship despite race wins for Holland’s Heiner and Postma

Dragon Worlds – Beadsworth, Tezdiker and Fry are 2019 Champions

Andy Beadsworth, Ali Tezdiker and Simon Fry on Provezza Dragon are the 2019 International Dragon World Champions

Golden Globe Race – Mark Slats closes to within 353 miles

Dutchman Mark Slats has closed the difference in ‘distance to finish’ to within 353 nautical miles while race leader Jean-Luc Van Den Heede was serving his time-out penalty

Tornado Worlds – Burvill and Puttman recover lead

Two more races were enough to put Australia’s Brett Burvill and Max Puttman back on top of the leaderboard at the Tornado 2019 World Championship

Dragon Worlds – Down to the Wire

Andy Beadsworth, Ali Tezdiker and Simon Fry on Provezza Dragon go clear leaders after another day of tight racing at the Dragon World Championships in Fremantle

505 World Championship Title for Martin and Lowry

Mike Martin and Adam Lowry were able to skip the final two races of the International 505 World Championship, having secured the title with a day to spare

Dragon Worlds – Crowded podium for final day

With one day to go at the Dragon World Championships in Fremantle, Australia, five crews will battle for the final podium places

Has the Lottery Boost run its course?

The success of British competitors in the modern era of Olympic sailing events has been a roller-coaster ride. How did that success come about and can it get back on course?

Tornado Worlds – Swiss lead after Day 2

Swiss pair Jorg Steiner and Michael Gloor take a three point lead after day 2 of the Tornado World Championships in Takapuna, New Zealand

Dragon World Championship – Day 3

A second race win for Andy Beadsworth, Ali Tezdiker and Simon Fry extends their lead to six points after day 3 of the Dragon World Championship in Australia

505 World Championship – Shinn and Anderson move on the leaders

Mike Martin and Adam Lowry of the USA keep their lead after two more races despite a strong perfomance by Parker Shinn and Eric Anderson at the International 505 Worlds