Sailing News

Long Covid – Flying Fifteen Worlds postponed to 2023

Flying Fifteen International in conjunction with Royal Freshwater Bay YC has announced that the 2022 Flying Fifteen World and Australian Championships would be postponed to 9 to 23 March 2023.

Solent Sunbeam V72 Serendipity
Latest addition to the Solent Sunbeam classic fleet

The 98 year old historic Solent Sunbeam class welcomed its latest addition to the fleet with the launch of a new boat at Itchenor on 30 March 2021.

Oman Mussanah 49er
Mussanah Open Championship – Penultimate Day Results

Penultimate day of the Mussanah Open Championship, the final opportunity for sailors to qualify for the Olympics in Laser, Laser Radial, 49er, 49erFX and RS:X sailing and windsurfing classes

Hamble Warming Pan and Easter Staycation

Hamble River SC’s 2021 Hamble Warming Pan over the Easter weekend featured the Junior Warming Pan on Saturday and the 59th edition of the club’s famous dinghy open meeting on Sunday

Mussanah Open RSX
Mussanah Open Championship – Day 4 Results

Unpredictable winds on the fourth day of competition at the Mussanah Open Championships posed a new challenge to competitors across all classes

470 Wolrds Mills McIntyre
Latest World Sailing Rankings – March 2021

World Sailing has published their Olympic classes World Rankings for the first time since March 2020

New Chief Executive for RORC

The Royal Ocean Racing Club has appointed Jeremy Wilton as the new Chief Executive of the London and Cowes based Club from 6 April 2021

Tokyo 2020 Games
North Korea withdraw from Tokyo Games

North Korea says it will not send athletes to the Tokyo Olympics due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

RNLI Capel Island
RNLI rescue five people from capsized sailing dinghies

Volunteer lifeboat crew with Youghal RNLI rescued five people from the water near Capel Island, Ireland, when the two small sailing boats they were in capsized leaving one adult and four teenagers in the water.

Oman Mussanah Open Laser
Mussanah Open Championship – Day 3 Results

Day 3 of racing at the Mussanah Open Championship 2021 in Oman, the Final Tokyo Olympic qualification for Asian and African nations

Zsombor Berecz of Hungary
Finn Open and U23 Europeans set for Vilamoura this coming weekend

After two days of registration and measurement, and a practice race, the first two races for the 2021 Finn Open and U23 European Championship will take place on Monday 12 March

RORC Easter - Aries
RORC Spring Series – Easter Chocolates for Ino XXX & Aries

The Royal Ocean Racing Club 2021 season got underway on Easter Saturday with an inshore race in the Solent of approximately 38 nautical miles, the first of three races in the 2021 RORC Spring Series