London 2012 champion, Helena Lucas, got the home flags flying as she moved to the top of the leaderboard at the halfway stage of the 2013 International 2.4mR World Championships at the Poole Yacht Club today.
This Friday, September 6th, marks the one year anniversary since Britain's sailors broke their Paralympic Games duck and won their first medals since the sport become part of the full Paralympic Games programme in 2000.
Friday's races on the Swedish west coast waters of Lysekil offered excellent conditions for the sailors as well as for the large crowds on the cliffs, packed with prestart dramas, wild gybes, luffing duels and other breath-taking manoeuvres.
Women's International Match Racing Series & Lysekil Women's Match. Quarterfinalists decided in Lysekil Women's Match - and Lucy Macgregor of Great Britain wins the WIMR Series. Photo By Dan Ljungsvik/LWM
The Opening Ceremony of the 2013 420 World and Ladies World Championships in Valencia, Spain conclude with a bang last night as a traditional fireworks display wrapped up the parade of nations and arrival of the official 420 Championship and Spanish flags by water in two 420s.
All this week, as we approach the anniversary of the 2012 Olympic Games on 27 July, we’ll hear from members of the 2012 British Sailing Team who reflect on their own Games experiences, how they themselves were inspired by 2012.
Top women fighting for precious points in Oakcliff - eight crews ready to race the SM 40:s in New York Women's Invitational Beginning Thursday eight of the world's leading women match racing skippers will kick off their battle in Oakcliff, New York