First easing of Covid-19 Lockdown measures for England

As worldwide deaths from Covid-19 reach 2,795,325, with 126,592 of those deaths recorded in the UK, the first tentative steps back to some form of normality take place in England from Monday 29 March 2021

RYA issues Covid-19 Roadmap for return to boating activity

Handy Covid-19 Roadmap document published by the RYA clarifying their position on the return to boating activity in England

RORC Return to Offshore Racing in April

The RORC Committee, working with the RYA and Government, is confident that overnight racing will return for the 2021 RORC Season’s Points Championship

America’s Cup – Auckland put in Covid Lockdown again

Due to the new COVID 19 level 3 lockdown announced by the New Zealand Government on Saturday, America’s Cup Event Ltd is reviewing the effect on the forthcoming America’s Cup event

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.