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

Olympic Sailing

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

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

Bora Gulari and Helena Scutt end campaign

Bora Gulari and Helena Scutt end Olympic campaign.

US Sailing Team Nacra 17 campaigners Bora Gulari and Helena Scutt have unexpectedly ended their campaign for selection for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. The pair – who both separately competed at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games – made the announcement on their team Facebook page: “With heavy hearts we have ended