Olympic Sailing: British Sailing Team welcomes Tokyo 2020 postponement

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The British Sailing Team welcomes the news of the postponement of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games in light of the coronavirus pandemic. A joint statement from the International Olympic Committee and the Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee today confirmed that the Olympics will be held after 2020 but not later than summer

Olympic Sailing: Elliot Hanson completes Team GB’s Tokyo 2020 line-up

Olympic Sailing

Elite sailor Elliot Hanson will make his Olympic debut at Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games representing Team GB in the Laser dinghy class, the British Olympic Association (BOA) has announced. Hanson’s selection comes after he finished fifth at the recent Laser World Championships, missing bronze by just two points. The 25-year-old from Macclesfield,

Olympic Sailing: Gimson & Burnet snatch Nacra 17 world championship title

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British sailors John Gimson and Anna Burnet have been crowned 2020 Nacra 17 world champions only weeks after securing the Olympic nomination for Great Britain for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. Gimson and Burnet’s gold medal capped an astonishing final day of racing for the multihull sailors. Heading into the final double