Softly, softly roadmap out of coronavirus lockdown

The British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has revealed the Government’s roadmap out of the current coronavirus lockdown in England

America’s Cup chaos as Covid-19 restrictions are extended in Auckland

Chaos reigns at the 36th America’s Cup in Auckland as the New Zealand Goernment continued the lockdown at level 2 which continues the restriction on public gatherings and Luna Rossa demands racing to restart

America’s Cup event on Hold due to Covid-19 lockdown

America’s Cup Event Ltd has issued a statement followin the New Zealand Government announcement of a Level 3 lockdown in Auckland

Japan extends Tokyo state of emergency

Japan’s government has extended the state of emergency in Tokyo, Osaka and eight other prefectures as public health officials tackle the coronavirus situation.

Scramble for final Olympic places as Covid shuts the door

With the Princesa Trofeo Sofia in Palma de Mallorca now postponed to October, Irish 49ers could miss out on Olympic selection

Portugal sets new COVID-19 pandemic controls

The Portuguese Government has announced a new phase of Covid-19 pandemic control, starting 1 Febuary 2021 which could be a problem for the 470 Worlds and RSX Europeans

Covid vaccine availability key to Tokyo Games go ahead

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) Executive Board are meeting this Wednesday (27 Jan) to discuss preparations for the postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympics

The America’s Cup, the British Olympic Sailing Team and the Coronavirus pandemic

The coronavirus pandemic continues to dominate the sailing media, with the rescheduled Tokyo Olympics and the America’s Cup never far from the headlines.

Government announce £4.6 billion in Grant Funding

Chancellor Rishi Sunak has announced that closed businesses within the retail, hospitality and leisure sectors may be eligible for a one-off cash grant worth up to £9,000

UK Covid Lockdown . . . Again

The UK enters another lockdown session as we start the new year. Even with the vacines now being rolled out across the country, this is looking like at the least a three to four month effort

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.

RYA welcomes return of grassroots sailing in England

The RYA welcomes the UK Government’s COVID-19 Winter Plan, which ensures the current restrictions on grassroots sailing in England can be lifted on 2 December 2020