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Olympic sailing: Andy Rice on Dutch courage at 49er/Nacra Europeans

Olympic sailing: Andy Rice reports from the Volvo European Championships

  If performing under pressure is what the Olympic Games is all about, then the Dutch Federation’s bold - some would say foolhardy - approach to selecting its athletes has something to recommend it. The Volvo European Championships - a combined event for the 49er, 49erFX and Nacra 17 fleets - was

Olympic sailing: 49er, 49erFX and Nacra 17 European Championship

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Live show coverage of the final four days of racing at the Volvo 49er, 49erFX and Nacra 17 European Championship 2019. Day 1: https://youtu.be/b3fsnwNGyqQ Day 2: https://youtu.be/7pxYk7L_Q54 Day 3: https://youtu.be/OGd_TQC3qEY Day 4: https://youtu.be/rxrV_BLsZ_k Medal Races: https://youtu.be/XBxlZofvxPc

Olympic sailing: British 470 pair take aim at European title

Olympic sailing: British Olympic champions aim for European 470 title.

Reigning Olympic champion Hannah Mills and crew Eilidh McIntyre will look to seal their second consecutive major regatta win at the 470 class European Championships this week. Mills and McIntyre (above in main image) will when they face off against the world’s best in San Remo, Italy, for the week-long competition

2020 Offshore World Championship test for new Olympic discipline

2020 Offshore World Championship test for new Olympic discipline

Fans and detractors of the concept of the new two-person mixed-gender offshore Olympic medal event set to be debuted at the Paris 2024 Olympic Games will get a chance to see what the competition might look like in reality next year with the inaugural running of the World Sailing Offshore World

Andy Rice: How to stamp out mechanical doping in Olympic sailing

Andy Rice: How to stamp out mechanical doping in Olympic sailing

In the first in a series of regular monthly articles about the Olympic sailing scene, British sailing journalist Andy Rice takes a look at the insidious problem of mechanical doping within some of sailing's Olympic classes. Opinions are like... how does that saying go? Oh yes! Opinions are like belly buttons

Podcast Episode 9 – Dylan Fletcher & Stuart Bithell

Podcast Episode 9 – Dylan Fletcher & Stuart Bithell

The glamorous lifestyle of an Olympic campaigner is often described as “living the dream”, but if ever there were two people whose lives match up to that description it is British Olympic 49er pairing Dylan Fletcher and Stuart Bithell. As well as winning the 49er World Championship in 2017 and being

World Sailing president on Finn Olympic exit & IOC relationship

In this second article based on our exclusive interview with World Sailing president Kim Andersen we discuss sailing’s relationship with the International Olympic Committee and the demise of the Finn class as an Olympic boat after Tokyo 2020. READ THE FIRST ARTICLE HERE With the World Sailing AGM vote in Sarasota, Florida

UK to host 2019 Nacra 17, 49er & 49FX European Championships

UK to host 2019 Nacra 17, 49er & 49FX European Championships

The United Kingdom has been selected to host next year’s joint Nacra 17, 49er and 49er FX European Championships. The high-adrenaline event – scheduled to take place from May 13 to 19 at the London 2012 sailing venue Weymouth and Portland’s National Sailing Academy – will be the first time since

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