Today LIVE beginning at 12h CET: J/70 - Segel-Bundesliga - Konstanz GER - Final Day
 
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Today LIVE beginning at 8.30h CET: Star - European Championship 2019 - Riva ITA - Final Day
Today LIVE beginning at 12h CET: J/70 - Segel-Bundesliga - Konstanz GER - Final Day
LIVE today beginning at 14 h CET: Medal Races 49er, 49erFX, Nacra17 - European Championship 2019 - Weymouth GBR - Final Day
Today LIVE beginning at 8.30h CET: Star - European Championship 2019 - Riva ITA - Final Day

News

News – Sunday, May 19, 2019
Sunday, May 19, 2019   

Finn - European Championship 2019 - Athens GRE - Final results

 Finn - European Championship 2019 - Athens GRE - Final results Calms over Athens kept the fleet ashore during the whole day and only 10 minutes before the last start deadline, the sail-off for the ranks 11 to 80 could be started. The Medal Race had to be cancelled.
Giles Scott GBR is the 2019 European Champion, another title in his successful career. Andy Maloney NZL and Beresz Zsombor HUN earned Silver and Bronze. Juan Cardona ESP is first in the U23 Junior rankings. In the duel for the remaining two 2020 Olympic nation berths - Norway and Brazil were qualified being in the Medal Race fleet - the USA with Caleb Paine and Greece with Ioannis Mitakis were the lucky ones. Switzerland with Nils Theuninck SUI finished the race on 8th defending rank 11 overall, not only taking the Olympia berth but also the U23 title. However, disqualified having been involved in a collision at a mark, the Swiss dropped on the 22nd place overall, and Bronze in the U23 rankings was all that remained.
The final ranking list, the report and the video of the day.
Sunday, May 19, 2019   

49er, 49erFX, Nacra 17 - European Championship 2019 - Weymouth GBR - Day 6

Martine Grael/Kahena Kunze BRA dominated the 49erFX fleet again during the two light-wind races yesterday and will go to the Medal Race with a 19 point lead, with a safe hand on the title. Bekkering/Duetz NED remain on rank 2 with a 7 point advantage on the tied Bobeck/Tengström SWE and Naess/ Roeningen NOR on the ranks 3 and 4. The 49erFX ranking list and the 49erFX daily news.

The 49ers will start to another qualification race this Sunday morning. Inspite of sailing their discard yesterday - rank 19 - Peter Burling/Blair Tuke NZL remain on top with a 17 point lead. Fletcher/Sign GBR moved up on 2nd, Botin/Lopez ESP follow one point behind on rank 3. Sébastien Schneiter/Lucien Cujean SUI on rank 11 have to compensate 8 points today to make the Medal Race cut. The 49er ranking list and the 49er daily news.

The situation remains fully open in the Nacra 17 after the 3 races of yesterday with Ruggero Tita/Caterina Banti ITA only 4 points ahead of Ben Saxton/Nicola Boniface GBR (yesterday 2/1/2). Another 2 points behind are John Gimson/Anna Burnet GBR. Astonishing Nathan Outteridge/Hyalee Outteridge AUS jump on rank 10. The Nacra 17 ranking list and the Nacra daily news.

You can again follow the crucial races of today as from 9h UTC livestream on www.sailing-news.com.
Sunday, May 19, 2019   

Star - European Championship/Breeze Grand Slam - Riva ITA - Day 4

 Star - European Championship/Breeze Grand Slam - Riva ITA - Day 4 After three days with the Ora thermal breeze filling in in the afternoon, a wind not allowing many tactical options on Lake Garda, two races had to be sailed in the morning Northwind, the Peller, with many wind shifts, that stayed all day. Kusznierwicz POL/Melo POR took the overall lead with the day rank 1 and 3. Scheidt/Boening BRA on 2nd are 5 points behind. Negri ITA/Kleen GER remain on 3rd. The best Swiss Hunkeler SUI/Hanakamp AUT are on rank 38.
This morning 7.30h UTC, a last qualifcation race is on the program, transmitted livestream on www.sailing-news.com. The 10 best will then continue the Championship in a three-step Super-Sunday-Final.
The ranking list and the daily news.
 
News – Saturday, May 18, 2019
Saturday, May 18, 2019   

Finn - European Championship 2019 - Athens GRE - Day 5

 Finn - European Championship 2019 - Athens GRE - Day 5 No wind yesterday at the Finn Europeans in Athens and the Medal Race qualifications were concluded after 8 races. Norway and Brazil on the ranks 9 and 10 are herewith qualified for the 2020 Olympic Regatta . In the final race of today, Nils Theuninck SUI on rank 11 and Caleb Paine USA 8 points back on 12th will endeavour to grasp the remaining two berth for their nations. Ioannis Mitakis GRE, only 2 points behind Paine, is their main opponent.
Giles Scott GBR has a solid 15 point lead before the Medal Race and will not fail to take another title. Zsombor Beresz HUN and Andy Maloney NZL will fight for Silver and Bronze.
The results, the news and the video of the day.
Saturday, May 18, 2019   

49er, 49erFX, Nacra 17 - European Championship 2019 - Weymouth GBR - Day 5

The Olympic Champions Peter Burling/Blair Tuke NZL reclaimed rank one in the 49ers in the three races sailed yesterday in moderate winds. Botin/Lopez ESP followed on the second place with a 5 point backlog. Fletcher/Bithell GBR advanced on rank 3. Today the qualification series will be concluded with the ten best going to the Medal Race on Sunday. The ranking list and the 49er news.
Martine Grael/Kahena Kunze BRA continued the series with top finishes and are now 14 points ahead of Bekkering/Duetz NED on 2nd. Alexandra Maloney/Molly Meech NZL moved up on rank 3. As best of the day (ranks 1/6/4), Paris Henken/Anna Tobias Tunnicliffe USA advanced on rank 10 and will fight to keep the top-10 in the two races of today aiming for the Medal Race of Sunday. The ranking list and the 49erFX news.
In the Nacras 17, Ruggero Tita/Caterina Banti ITA are back on top with 2 bullets yesterday. 5 points behind follow Lin Cenholt/Christian Lübeck DEN on 2nd. John Gimson/Anna Burnet GBR remain on rank 3. The SailGP skippers and multiple champions Nathan Outteridge (with Haylee Outteridge) AUS on 13th and Billy Besson/Marie Riou FRA on rank 14 are over 20 points behind rank 10, hardly to be compensated in the last races today. The ranking list and the Nacra 17 news.
Saturday, May 18, 2019   

Star - European Championship/SSL Breeze Grand Slam - Riva ITA - Day 3

The overcast sky killed the thermal breeze yesterday and the very light Southwind was barely good enough to conclude one race with Robert Scheidt/Henry Boening BRA crossing the finish line as first. But disqualifed for a premature start, the victory went to Mateusz Kuznierewicz POL/Frederico Melo POR new on rank 2 overall just 2 points behind Scheidt/Boening BRA. Diego Negri ITA/Frithjof Kleen GER remain on 3rd.
The ranking list and the daily news.
Saturday, May 18, 2019   

IMOCA Open 60 - Bermudes 1000 Race - Brest FRA - Final results

 IMOCA Open 60 - Bermudes 1000 Race - Brest FRA - Final results After 7 days and 15 hours, Sébastien Simon FRA on his IMOCA Open 60 'Arkea-Paprec' finished the 2'300 miles Bermudes-100 race as first. 3 hours later, Yannick Bestaven ('Maître coq') arrived in Brest FRA just 2 minutes before Giancarlo Pedote ITA ('Prysmian') and 5 minutes ahead of Samantha Davies GBR ('Initiatives Coeur'). 12 of the 17 solo skippers finished the race up to this Saturday morning UTC.
The race tracker and the news.
 
News – Friday, May 17, 2019
Friday, May 17, 2019   

www.sailing-news.com - your Sailing TV Channel over the coming weekend!

 www.sailing-news.com - your Sailing TV Channel over the coming weekend! As the day before, three livestreams will be available today on this website. The European Championships of the 49er/Nacra in Weymouth GBR, the Finns in Athens GRE and the Stars in Riva ITA - well commented - on air by noon. As from tomorrow, the German Sailing League transmission will be added as fourth program. We especially recommend the Star coverage, a state-of-the-art production with top commentators such as Shirley Robertson GBR. The videos can be replayed during the day.
Friday, May 17, 2019   

Finn - European Championship 2019 - Athens GRE - Day 4

Giles Scott GBR extended his lead in the Finn Europeans on 15 points during the three races sailed yesterday in sun and a light but increasing wind in Athens GRE. New on rank 2 is the World Champion Berecz Zsombor HUN. Andy Maloney NZL is now on rank 3. Taking the four berths available for the 2020 Olympic Regatta in Tokyo are for the moment Anders Pedersen NOR (rank 9, 102 pts), Jorge Zarif BRA (rank 10, 103 pts), Nils Theuninck SUI (rank 11, 112 pts) and the 2016 Bronze medalist Caleb Paine USA (rank 12, 120 pts). Ioannis Mitakis GRE follows closely behind with a 2 point backlog.
The ranking list, the report and the video of the day.
Friday, May 17, 2019   

49er, 49erFX, Nacra 17 - European Championship 2019 - Weymouth GBR - Day 4

Yesterday, Diego Botin/Iago Lopez ESP moved on top of the 49ers replacing Peter Burling/Blair Tuke NZL , who had a moderate day. Dylan Fletcher/Stuart Bithell GBR are new on rank 3. As best of the day with the ranks 8/3/1, Sébastien Schneiter/Lucien Cujean SUI advanced on rank 9. The ranking list and the 49er report.
In the 49erFX, Martine Grael/Kahena Kunze BRA extended their lead on 11 points. Annemiek Bekkering/Annette Duetz NED progressed on rank 2. Charlotte Dobson/Sakia Tidey GBR on rank 3 have already a backlog of 31 points. The ranking list and the 49erFX report.
Leader change in the Nacra 17, where John Gimson/Anna Burnet GBR climbed on top of th rankings just one point ahead of Lin Cenholt/Christian Lübeck DEN (rankS 2/3/1) new on rank 2 as best of the day. Tito Ruggero/Caterina Banti ITA dropped on the 3rd place 2 points behind. The fight will go on ! The ranking list and the Nacra report der Nacra 17.
Fresh winds and steady waves still prevailed on day 4 of the Olympic Speed Classes European Championships in Weymouth GBR. As from today, light to moderate winds have been forecast.
Friday, May 17, 2019   

Star - European Championship 2019/SSL Breeze Grand Slam - Riva ITA - Day 2

 Star - European Championship 2019/SSL Breeze Grand Slam - Riva ITA - Day 2 With the day ranks 3/5/2, Robert Scheidt/Henry Boening BRA remained on top of the Star European Championship rankings on Lake Garda yesterday. With a race win, and thanks to the discard in effect, Diego Negri ITA/Frithjof Kleen GER advanced on rank 2. Mateusz Kusznierewicz POL/Federico Melo POR follow on the 3rd place, finishing the last race of the day on rank 27 with a broken mast.
Three races were completed in a good Ora breeze around 18kn. Five more regattas are on the program today and tomorrow before the Super-Sunday Finals of the 10 best.
The ranking list and the news.
Friday, May 17, 2019   

IMOCA Open 60 - Bermudes 1000 Race - Douarnenez FRA - Day 7 - Finish today Friday

 IMOCA Open 60 - Bermudes 1000 Race - Douarnenez FRA - Day 7 - Finish today Friday At 6 a.m. this morning UTC, Sébastien Simon FRA with his 'Arkena-Paprec' had 37nm left to the finish of the Bermudes-1000-Race in Douarnenez FRA. With an advantage of 34,4nm on Samantha Davies GBR, his victory seems not in danger. The ranks 2 (Davies GBR) to 5 (Giancarlo Pedote ITA) however - separated by 4,5nm only - will be much disputed. Boris Herrmann GER, in the top 3 during the whole race, dropped on rank 6 with a 51nm backlog.
The race tracker and the news.
Friday, May 17, 2019   

Dragon, Trias, Folkeboot - Eichhorn-Regatta - Constance GER - Final results

 Dragon, Trias, Folkeboot - Eichhorn-Regatta - Constance GER - Final results Benefitting from the excellent sailing conditions on Lake Constance, the traditional boat classes completed five races each over the past weekend.
In the Dragons (14 teams), Andy Herrmann GER and his team finished first ahead of Jürg Wittwer SUI/TYC and Norbert Stadler SUI/SGYC. Winning 4 of the 5 races, Dieter Keller GER and his team were the clear winners in the Trias (12 teams). Andreas Loewe GER and Mario Fattorini SUI/YCSp completed the podium. In the Folkeboats (12 teams), Alexander Denn GER was first.
All ranking lists and the news by the Dragon Class.
 
News – Thursday, May 16, 2019
Thursday, May 16, 2019   

49er, 49erFX, Nacra 17 - European Championship 2019 - Weymouth GBR- Day 3

 49er, 49erFX, Nacra 17 - European Championship 2019 - Weymouth GBR- Day 3 Yesterday, Peter Burling/Blair Tuke NZL remained on top of the 49ers in the last three qualification series races to split the fleet in Gold and Silver groups. Diego Botin/Iago Lopez ESP reduced the backlog on just one point. On rank 3 followed Logan Dunning/Oscar Gunn NZL. The 49er report.
In the 49ersFX, Martine Grael/Kahena Kunze BRA climbed on top overall with two race wins 3 points ahead of Dobson/Tidey GBR. Bekkering/Duetz NED advanced on the 3rd position. The 49erFX report.
In the Nacras 17, Ruggero Tita/Caterina Banti ITA extended their lead on 5 points. John Gimson/Anna Burnet GBR and Vittorio Bisarro/Maelle Frascari ITA followed on the ranks 2 and 3. The Nacra report.
For the first time, the wind was moderate around 10-12kn at the combined Olympic Speedster Classes European Championship in Weymouth GBR yesterday. The event website.
Thursday, May 16, 2019   

Finn - European Championship 2019 - Athens GRE - Day 3

Winners in the two races held yesterday after some postponements were Ioannis Mitakis GRE and Jonathan Lobert FRA. Giles Scott GBR remains the overall leader with a 4 point advantage on Andy Maloney NZL. Alican Kaynar TUR moved up on rank 3. The four Olympia 2020 berths at stake go to FRA, NOR, GRE and CRO for the moment.
The ranking list, the daily news and the video of the day.
Thursday, May 16, 2019   

Star - European Championship 2019/Breeze Grand Slam - Riva ITA - Day 1

Eight past World Champions (the reigning World Champ Jorge Zarif BRA is at the Finn Europeans) ruled the show on day one of the Starboat European Championship / SSL Breeze Grand Slam on Lake Garda: Robert Scheidt/Henry Boenning BRA are 1st ahead of Paul Cayard/Artur Lopes USA and Mateusz Kusznierewicz POL/Fernando Melo POR.
Two races were held yesterday with a breeze around 20kn and an overcast sky.
The results, the daily news and the video of the day.
Thursday, May 16, 2019   

IMOCA Open 60 - Bermudes 1000 Race - Douarnenez FRA - Day 7

 IMOCA Open 60 - Bermudes 1000 Race - Douarnenez FRA - Day 7 Speedrace wind abeam, direction Dounarnenz FRA, for the leaders with Sebastien Simon FRA on first, while the second half of the fleet is still trailing in the calms at the waypoint North of the Acores islands. With 307nm to go this morning UTC, the leader has now a 40nm advantage on the second-ranked Boris Herrmann GER. Another 17nm back was Samantha Davies GBR on 3rd. Today, the leading group has to cross a transition zone with light winds, and position changes might occur.
The race tracker and the daily report.
 
News – Wednesday, May 15, 2019
Wednesday, May 15, 2019   (Image © Gerolamo Acquarone)

470 - European Championship 2019 - San Remo ITA - Final results

 470 - European Championship 2019 - San Remo ITA - Final results Matthew Belcher/Will Ryan AUS were the clear winners of the Medal Race at the 470 European Championship 2019 in San Remo ITA sailed in moderate winds yesterday, confirming their dominance. Dahlberg/Bergström SWE on rank 2 overall defended their Championship title as best European team. Snow-Hansen/Willcox NZL finished on the 3rd place. The other EuropeSnow-Hansen/Willcox NZL finished on the 3rd place. The other European Championship medals went to Xammar/Rodriguez ESP (Silver, rank 4) and Peponnet/Mion FRA (Bronze, rank 5).
In the 470 women, Camille Lecointre/Aloise Retornaz FRA grasped the title thanks to winning the Medal Race. Hannah Mills/Eilidh McIntyre GBR with Silver and Zegers/Berkhout NED with Bronze completed the podium.
All ranking lists and the final report.
Wednesday, May 15, 2019   

49er, 49erFX, Nacra-17 - European Championships 2019 - Weymouth GBR - Day 2

 49er, 49erFX, Nacra-17 - European Championships 2019 - Weymouth GBR - Day 2 The America's Cup winners Peter Burling/Blair Tuke NZL are strongly back on their native turf - the 49er Olympic skiff - winning all three races of their group in a fresh 16-18kn wind in Wemouth GBR yesterday. One point behind the Olympic Champions are Botin/Lopez ESP. Philipps/Philipps AUS moving up on rank 3. The 49er-results and the 49er report.
Sailing in the harbour with wind from the shore, the 49ersFX held their races on flat water. Charlotte Dobson/Saskia Tidey GBR, best of the day, climbed on top of the overall rankings at equal points with the Olympic Champions Martine Grael/Kahena Kunze BRA. The previous leaders Vilma Bobeck/Malin Tengström SWE are now on 3rd with a 2 point backlog. The 49erFX results and the 49erFX report.
Leader change in the Nacras 17 as well with the co-favorites Ruggero Tita/Caterina Banti ITA winning three of the four heats and taking the lead 5 points ahead of John Gimson/Anna Burnett GBR. Vittorio Bisarro/Maelle Frascari ITA on 3rd follow closely behind. The Nacra report with link to the results.
The event website.
Wednesday, May 15, 2019   (Image © Robert Deaves)

Finn - European Championship 2019 - Athens GRE - Day 2

 Finn - European Championship 2019 - Athens GRE - Day 2 Winning two of the three races, the Olympic Champion Giles Scott GBR has taken the lead in the overall rankings of the Finn European Championship. After the windless opening day, a 10-15kn breeze enjoyed the 84 participants in Athens GRE yesterday. Andy Maloney NZL followed on rank 2, the World Champion Beresz Zsombor HUN is on 3rd. Four sailors can qualify their nations for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics according to the Finn selection rules.
The results, the report and the video of the day.
Wednesday, May 15, 2019   

A new Foiling Sailing School on Lake Uri in the heart of Switzerland

 A new Foiling Sailing School on Lake Uri in the heart of Switzerland Yo Wiebel just launched a Foiling Sailing School on the wind-safe Lake Uri in the heart of Switzerland with the intention to bring the future of sailing to a wider public of sailors and - why not - to non-sailors interested in a challenging sport.
Lessons for beginners and experienced sailors will be given on Skeeta single-handers and Quants 23. The program for courses and rent-for-fun days.
 
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