Olympic Classes

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Lanzarote Olympic Winter Regatta completes Finn and Nacra 17 events

The Nacra 17 and Finn classes completed the second stage of the Lanzarote Olympic Winter Regatta with their Medal races on Sunday

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Return of Coronavirus puts Tokyo Games in doubt

The British Sailing Team for the Tokyo Olympic Games is facing a rerun of 2020 with the latest rise in worldwide Covid-19 deaths, now at over 2 million.

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Lanzarote Olympic Winter Regatta completes 470 and 49er events

The 470, 49er and FX classes completed the first stage of the Lanzarote Olympic Winter Regatta with their Medal races

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Japan declares state of emergency for Tokyo area

Japan’s government declared a state of emergency for Tokyo and three other prefectures from Friday 8 January, in an attempt to curb the rise in coronavirus cases

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Tokyo Governors call for State of Emergency

The Governors of Tokyo and its three adjoining prefectures have called for a more urgent response to the recent surge in coronavirus cases.

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Finn class regroup for final Olympic Games

2020 has been a challenging year for the Finn class and 2021 does not look any easier. With the delayed 2020 Olympic Games still walking a knife edge as the Covid-19 pandemic continues to disrupt the best laid plans

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New Covid problems for delayed Tokyo Olympics

Japanese media is reporting that organizers of the postponed Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics are facing new challenges posed by the continuing coronavirus pandemic

UK Sport announce £352m Olympic and Paralympic sport funding

UK Sport has outlined plans for £352 million investment in Olympic and Paralympic sports for the 2021 and 2025 period with UK Sailing to receive £21.3 million

Final day of Vilamoura sailing Portugal Grand Prix

Final day of Olympic class racing at the 3rd round of the Vilamoura Sailing Portugal Grand Prix for the Lasers, Radial, 49er and 49erFX Classes

Olympic Committee cuts sailing athlete quota for Paris 2024

World Sailing has received confirmation from the International Olympic Committee’s (IOC) Executive Board, on the event programme and athlete quotas for the Paris 2024 Olympic Games

Olympic Rings return to Tokyo Bay

The five-ring symbol is back on display in Tokyo Bay, after nearly four months of maintenance and about 810,000 tickets for the Games are to be returned

Giles Scott – We can really focus in on trying to win this thing, this time round

Britannia’s tactician Giles Scott joined the British America’s Cup team in Bermuda . . . and is using the adversity of Bermuda as the driving force in Auckland – Video here