Olympic Classes

NZL Gold Cup 2021 1st and 3rd
New Zealand finalise their Tokyo Olympic sailing team

Giles Scott, Britain’s defending Olympic Finn Champion will face New Zealand’s Josh Junior at the Tokyo Olympics in two months’ time

Enoshima, Japan
Tokyo Games final pre-sailing event Cancelled

Japan Sailing Federation has decided to cancel the World is One Enoshima Sailing Cup 2021 scheduled for 8 June 2021.

Medemblik Olympic Classes regatta last major test before Tokyo Games

The first part of the Allianz Regatta in Medemblik from June 2-13 takes place in the form of two Olympic Weeks envolving eight of the ten Olympic classes.

Tokyo 2020 Medals
That’s the way to do it . . . Medals for Nuthin’

Go behind the scenes and see how the Tokyo 2020 Olympic medals became the ultimate recycling project created through the effort of the people of Japan who donated their unused mobile phones and small electronic devices

Tokyo Olympics Enoshima
Vaccination for Tokyo Athletes confirmed

While Japan scrambles to upgrade their coronavirus vaccination programme ahead of the Tokyo Olympic games, the British Olympic Association has confirmed that Team GB athletes and support staff will be fully vaccinated

470 GBR Olympic pair
Latest World Sailing Rankings – May 2021

World Sailing have published the Olympic classes World Rankings updated as at 17 May 2021

Tokyo 2020 Games
Tokyo moves to Delivery Mode with 63 days to Opening

The final meeting of the IOC Coordination Commission for the Olympic and Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020 concluded with 63 days remaining until the Opening of the Games

Alison Young Team GB
Ali Young – Full Steam Ahead to Tokyo 2020

In the run up to Tokyo 2020 Team GB selected athletes will give you an insight in to their lives ahead of the Olympic Games – this month ILCA 6 Radial sailor Ali Young.

Olympic Flag
Tokyo to allow late team changes for Covid affected Athletes

The British Olympic Association has confirmed to Sailweb that Tokyo 2020 has allowed a late replacement policy to allow for Covid-related changes post 7 July

Team GB Olympic Sailing Team 2020
British Sailing Team – Coping with this very different Olympics

While we wait to see if the Tokyo Games will take place, it is worth taking a look at just how Team GB sailors are coping with this very different lead-up to the 2020ne Olympics

World Sailing Council 2021
World Sailing Council back Individual Men’s and Women’s Kiteboarding

On Friday 14 May the World Sailing Council agreed, at the 2021 Mid-Year Meeting, to recommend Individual Men’s and Women’s Kiteboarding (Formula Kite) as the first alternative event

World Sailing
World Sailing desperately seeking a solution

Following the 470 class 2021 European Championships the class has their first Mixed Crew champions. But it has all come back to bite them