Sailing News

Tokyo Olympic Rings are on the move

The Olympic Rings in Tokyo are on the move in order to get a safety inspection

UKLA aka the Laser class to go ahead with National Championships

The UKLA are going ahead with what is now called the 2020 UKLA National Championships at Weymouth this month

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Caffari and Harayda to represent GBR at Mixed Offshore Europeans

Dee Caffari and Harayda James Harayda will represent Great Britain at the EUROSAF Mixed Offshore European Championship in September

Burling and Tuke to head-up New Zealand SailGP Team

Olympic gold medalists and defending America’s Cup champions Peter Burling and Blair Tuke will serve as co-CEOs of the newly formed New Zealand SailGP Team

Melges 24 European Sailing Series this weekend

After a long break imposed by the coronavirus pandemic, the first event of the 2020 Melges 24 European Sailing Series will take place 7 to 9 August at Torbole on Lake Garda

America’s Cup boats show-off their latest AC75 wingtip designs

The American Magic Team have sailing on Waitemata Harbour, Auckland, on a regular basis as they catch-up after five months of shore-side time – Video here

Shirley Robertson talks with Six Olympic Medalists

In this two part edition of Shirley Robertson’s Podcast series she talks with six Olympic medallists who won twelve Olympic medals between them

2020 World Sailing AGM and Presidential election to be held electronically

World Sailing will hold its 2020 Annual General Meeting and General Assembly electronically, due to the global challenges caused by the COVID-19 pandemic

America’s Cup Arbitration Panel rule against Stars + Stripes

The America’s Cup Arbitration Panel has ruled against the US Challenger Stars + Stripes Team USA request to use the New Zealand built AC75, Te Aihe, in the Prada Cup Challenger Selection Series

Boats 2020 . . . Outdoors and on the Water at Southampton

Southampton International Boat Show Ltd will present ‘Boats 2020’ at Mayflower Park, Southampton from 11 – 20 September 2020