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Women sport news - Anna Kyselova/Anastasiya Krasko of the Ukraine win the 470 Women Junior European title.
A tense final day waiting game at the 420 and 470 Junior Europeans in Pwllheli, Great Britain as teams waited for the forecast 9 knot breeze to fill in.
Women sport news -  Third consecutive Lysekil victory for Ulrikkeholm - but first WIMR Series trophy goes to finale opponent Lucy Macgregor
Third consecutive Lysekil victory for Ulrikkeholm - but first WIMR Series trophy goes to finale opponent Lucy Macgregor. By securing her third successive victory in Lysekil Women's Match.
Women sport news - 1 - 1 in both semi finals of Lysekil Women'sMatch
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 sport news - Quarterfinalists decided in Lysekil Women's Match
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
07. August Sailing739
Women sport news - Le Beurre defeated in Sweden

Le Beurre defeated in Sweden

French Le Berre undefeated in Lysekil Women's Match - Lucy Macgregor of Great Britain close behind. Photo By Dan Ljungsvik/LWM
05. August Sailing589
Women sport news - Keen skippers practising at Swedish westcoast waters.

Keen skippers practising at Swedish westcoast waters.

Women's International Match Racing Series & Lysekil Women's Match Keen skippers practising at Swedish westcoast waters - a lot of spectators already at Lysekil Women's Match's training session
24. July Sailing604
Women sport news - Parade of Nations and Fireworks Welcome Teams

Parade of Nations and Fireworks Welcome Teams

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.
23. July Sailing706
Women sport news - Hannah Mills One Year On: Getting back in the boat!

Hannah Mills One Year On: Getting back in the boat!

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.
22. July Sailing1025
Women sport news - Kate Macgregor One Year On: New boat and new challenges

Kate Macgregor One Year On: New boat and new challenges

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.
15. July Sailing614
Women sport news - Pozo World Cup

Pozo World Cup

Despite the lack of wind and waves the PWA Gran Canaria Wind&Waves Festival was still a fantastic event with plenty of action off the water throughout the days and well into the evenings.
15. July Sailing828
Women sport news - Anna Kiellberg wins the New York Women's Invitational

Anna Kiellberg wins the New York Women's Invitational

Anna Kjellberg won the New York Women's Invitational! - but opponent Lucy Macgregor runs to the top of the WIMR Series' standings. photo Photo © www.facebook.com/degrees42
10. July Sailing512
Women sport news - Top women fighting for precious points in Oakcliff

Top women fighting for precious points in Oakcliff

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
24. June Sailing937
Women sport news -  Meldgaard Pedersen beat Ulrikkeholm in all-Danish final.

Meldgaard Pedersen beat Ulrikkeholm in all-Danish final.

Meldgaard Pedersen beat Ulrikkeholm in all-Danish final - and Lucy Macgregor defeated Merel Witteveen for third place
22. June Sailing657
Women sport news - Meldgaard Pedersen, Macgregor, Ulrikkeholm and Witteveen in great fights

Meldgaard Pedersen, Macgregor, Ulrikkeholm and Witteveen in great fights

The excitement was electric during Saturday's matches of the Danish Open Ladies Cup, first with a really tight conclusion of the round robin, and then the initial matches of the semi finals.
20. June Sailing761
Women sport news - Lotte Meldgaard Pedersen undefeated on home waters

Lotte Meldgaard Pedersen undefeated on home waters

Lotte Meldgaard Pedersen undefeated on home waters - hot and sunny with light winds on first day of Danish Open Ladies Cup
20. June Sailing675
Women sport news - Danish days in Women's International MR Series

Danish days in Women's International MR Series

Danish days in Women's International MR Series - nine of the worlds' most competitive sailors to race in beautiful Skovshoved.
16. June Sailing672
Women sport news - 470 European Championships - Medal Race Day

470 European Championships - Medal Race Day

Gold medals for France at the 470 European Championships, with teams from Austria, Croatia and Great Britain joining them on the podium..
14. June Sailing625
Women sport news -  470 European Championships - Race Day 4

470 European Championships - Race Day 4

Some nailbiting action from the day's two races across the fleets and all change at the top of the leaderboard.
12. June Sailing607
Women sport news - 2013 470 European Championships - Race Day 3

2013 470 European Championships - Race Day 3

The lighter breeze played more of a role on the finishing positions of teams on race day 3 at the 470 European Championships, with some new players popping out at the top of the fleet.© gianlucadifazio.com
11. June Sailing599
Women sport news - Australia and France on top after another beautiful day at the 2013  470 Championships

Australia and France on top after another beautiful day at the 2013 470 Championships

All change at the front of the fleet as France's 2012 Olympic team of Camille Lecointre/Mathildre Geron sealed two race wins to jump ahead of the Kiwis Jo Aleh/Polly Powrie. © gianlucadifazio.com
10. June Sailing351
Women sport news - 2013 470 EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS KICK OFF IN STYLE WITH PERFECT CONDITIONS

2013 470 EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS KICK OFF IN STYLE WITH PERFECT CONDITIONS

Headlining the 470 Women are 2012 Olympic Gold Medallists Jo Aleh/Polly Powrie from New Zealand. photo gianlucadifazio.com
09. June Sailing596
Women sport news - Spain's Tamara Echegoyen Crowned ISAF Women's Match Racing World Champion

Spain's Tamara Echegoyen Crowned ISAF Women's Match Racing World Champion

Spain’s Tamara Echegoyen has been crowned ISAF Women’s Match Racing World Champion but Camilla Ulrikkeholm of Denmark gave her a hard time in the final.
09. June Sailing350
Women sport news - Tamara Echegoyen Moves To ISAF Women's Match Race Worlds Final Undefeated

Tamara Echegoyen Moves To ISAF Women's Match Race Worlds Final Undefeated

Tamara Echegoyen (ESP) has reached the final of the ISAF Women’s Match Racing World Championship 2013 in Busan, Korea after an extraordinary performance in the regatta, winning every match so far. photo Kim Wolf
07. June Sailing552
Women sport news - Quarter Finals Underway At ISAF Women's Match Racing World Championship

Quarter Finals Underway At ISAF Women's Match Racing World Championship

Friday was another day of excellent sailing conditions at the ISAF Women’s Match Racing World Championship 2013 in Busan, Korea the second event of the inaugural Women’s International Match Racing Series.
06. June Sailing554
Women sport news - Echegoyen Undefeated After the second  Day In Busan

Echegoyen Undefeated After the second Day In Busan

After a postponement due to lack of wind, Tamara Echegoyen of Spain swept her opponents away when the ISAF Women’s Match Racing World Championship 2013 finally got under way in Busan, Korea. photo Kim Wolf
05. June Sailing450
Women sport news - Top match racing women ready for Korean take-off

Top match racing women ready for Korean take-off

Top match racing women ready for Korean take-off - second stage of Women's International Match Racing Series in Busan
21. May Sailing536
Women sport news - Macgregor defeated Bossard 3 – 1 in Saint Quay final

Macgregor defeated Bossard 3 – 1 in Saint Quay final

Macgregor defeated Bossard 3 – 1 in Saint Quay final – and Stephanie Roble beat Klaartje Zuiderbaan 2 – 0 for third place
19. May Sailing709
Women sport news -  Saint Quay final -Full steam ahead in Saint Quay

Saint Quay final -Full steam ahead in Saint Quay

In the finals of the women's match racing event in Saint Quay, local sailor Julie Bossard gave the French crowd at the pier some hope after beating former Olympian Lucy Macgregor in the first match.
19. May Sailing265
Women sport news - Macgregor, Roble, Zuiderbaan & Bossard to semis

Macgregor, Roble, Zuiderbaan & Bossard to semis

There were no Saturday surprises at the first event of the inaugural 2013 Women's Match Racing Series, as all four of the crews that dominated the double round-robin also qualified for the semi-finals. www.facebook.com/WIMRSeries
17. May Sailing524
Women sport news - Lucy Macgregor remains at the top in Saint Quay

Lucy Macgregor remains at the top in Saint Quay

Lucy Macgregor remains at the top in Saint Quay - with Julie Bossard and Stephanie Roble just one victory behind
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