Gerald New
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Brits lead Laser and Radial at Palamos Christmas Race

After three races completed for all classes on the first day of the Palamos Christmas Race series Britain’s Joseph Mullan leads the Laser event, and Arthur Fry the men’s Radial.

World Sailing puts Windsurfer out to tender

World Sailing is seeking tenders for equipment to be selected for the Men and Women Windsurfer events, starting at the Paris 2024 Olympic Sailing Competition

Vilamoura GP for Nacra 17, 49er and 49erFX

Away from the cold and rain of the UK, British Sailing Team members have been training and competing at the Vilamoura GP in Portugal

Sail Melbourne – Scott misses Podium place

Despite a second race win for Giles Scott, Duchman Nicholas Heiner retained his overall lead to top the Finn podium at Sail Melbourne

Sail Melbourne – Scott takes first win

Just two races showing on the results for the Finn class on day 3 at Sail Melbourne, with Britain’s Giles Scott winning race 5

Heiner Sets the Pace at Sail Melbourne

Holland’s Nicholas Heiner took the first two Finn races at Sail Melbourne, Australia’s premier Olympic and Invited Classes Regatta

World Sailing Faces More Questions

The row over the vote taken by World Sailing to allow the – urgent submission – that substituted a Mixed Two Person Keelboat event for the Mixed One Person Dinghy event in the 2024 Olympics continues

Stars & Stripes Team USA are AC36 Team No. 5

The 5th accepted challenger for the 36th America’s Cup is the Long Beach Yacht Club, represented by ‘Stars & Stripes Team USA’

Scott Returns to Finn Racing

Giles Scott is joining the other British Finn sailors at Sail Melbourne, Australia’s premier Olympic and Invited Classes Regatta

Etchells Biscayne Bay Series to Steve Benjamin

The first of four Etchells Biscayne Bay Series events was held at the Biscayne Bay YC on December 8-9 with 48 boats taking part.

Datchet Flyer victory for Richard Smith

Richard Smith sailing an RS600 wins the Seldén Mast SailJuice Winter Series #2, at Datchet Water Sailing Club, after a strong showing in Sunday’s double point non-discardable pursuit race

The Ayes Have It! or Do They?

World Sailing may wish that they had taken a leaf from the Mother of Parliaments rather than some dodgy looking electronic boxes, with a close resemblance to early TV remotes!