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Women sport news - 470 World Championships - Race Day 2 Report
Every race counts, but with three races today it was particularly crucial for teams to pump in some good scores and position themselves as solidly as possible before Tuesday's final two races of the qualification series at the 2012 470 World Championships. © Thom Touw
Women sport news - 470 World Championships - Race Day 1 Report
A patient morning was in order for the first race day of the 2012 470 World Championships to get underway as the sailors were kept postponed ashore waiting for wind. photo © Thom Touw
Women sport news - British Star and Sonar crews retain top spots after weather-affected penultimate day
John Robertson, Hannah Stodel and Steve Thomas came through a 'pretty full on' race in the Paralympic Sonar class to finish second and maintain their spot at the top of the results table with one day to go. photo RYA Skandia
26. April Sailing766
Women sport news - Lighter winds provide mixed fortunes at Hyeres World Cup

Lighter winds provide mixed fortunes at Hyeres World Cup

A change in conditions made for a long day and tricky racing at the French World Cup regatta on Wednesday.
24. April Sailing659
Women sport news - GBR Radial, SKUD and Match Race sailors in control on day two

GBR Radial, SKUD and Match Race sailors in control on day two

Young and Rickham-Birrell lead their fleets while GBR Match Race Girls keep a clean sheet on their opening day
22. April Sailing582
Women sport news - 2.4mR, SKUD and Radial sailors make solid start to French World Cup

2.4mR, SKUD and Radial sailors make solid start to French World Cup

Strong winds led to a disrupted opening day at the French World Cup regatta on Sunday (22 April) but in the events where racing was possible, Britain’s top sailors made their first day count amid the breezy conditions. photo Skandia RYA
09. April Sailing806
Women sport news - 43rd Trofeo S.A.R. Princesa Sofia MAPFRE - WMR Final

43rd Trofeo S.A.R. Princesa Sofia MAPFRE - WMR Final

The last day of the women's match racing at the 43rd Trofeo S.A.R. Princesa Sofia MAPFRE saw some excellent racing in the Petit-Finals and the Finals. MartinezStudio.es
05. April Sailing648
Women sport news - Day three at the 43rd Trofeo S.A.R.

Day three at the 43rd Trofeo S.A.R.

The racing was very close with Ekaterina Skudina (RUS) winning the round with four wins and only one loss. The next three teams were tied with three wins and two losses and only one would advance.
23. February Sailing953
Women sport news - Anna Tunnicliffe Honored at US Sailing's Rolex  Yachtswoman of the Year Awards Ceremony

Anna Tunnicliffe Honored at US Sailing's Rolex Yachtswoman of the Year Awards Ceremony

US Sailing's Anna Tunnicliffe (Plantation, Fla.) was celebrated today at US Sailing's Rolex Yachtsman and Yachtswoman of the Year Awards in San Francisco.
09. February Sailing907
Women sport news - Tunnicliffe retains Top ISAF Match Race Rankings

Tunnicliffe retains Top ISAF Match Race Rankings

Anna Tunnicliffe (USA) has retained her place at the top of the Women’s and Open Match Racing Rankings.
30. January Sailing914
Women sport news - Golden hat-trick brings GBR haul to eight medals in Miami

Golden hat-trick brings GBR haul to eight medals in Miami

British sailors concluded the Miami World Cup regatta with a gold for the women's match racing trio of Lucy Macgregor, Annie Lush and Kate Macgregor, with podium spots also going to some of GBR's developing stars. Richard Langdon/Skandia Team GBR
27. January Sailing972
Women sport news - GBR Match Racers beat World Champion to Miami semi-finals

GBR Match Racers beat World Champion to Miami semi-finals

Lucy Macgregor, Annie Lush and Kate Macgregor earned a hard-fought berth in the semi-finals of the Women's Match Racing event at the Miami World Cup on Thursday (26 January), and avenged their World Championship final loss to USA's Anna Tunnicliffe in the process. photo Richard Langdon/Skandia Team GBR
17. January Sailing902
Women sport news - Rickham and Birrell claim fourth world title

Rickham and Birrell claim fourth world title

Alexandra Rickham and Niki Birrell have etched their names on the SKUD World Championship trophy for the fourth consecutive year after a hard-fought victory at the IFDS Disabled Sailing World Championships, which concluded in Charlotte Harbour, Florida, on Sunday (15 January). photo Paul Wyeth RYA
15. January Sailing653
Women sport news - Women’s Match Racing International Country Olympic Qualifying Regatta

Women’s Match Racing International Country Olympic Qualifying Regatta

The final battle for Olympic country qualification in Women's match racing is coming up.
12. January Sailing799
Women sport news - Crisp Books her  Ticket To London 2012

Crisp Books her Ticket To London 2012

Australian Women's RS:X windsurfer Jessica Crisp has been selected by the Australian Olympic Committee to compete at the London 2012 Olympic Games.
18. December Sailing674
Women sport news -  2011 Worlds Conclude with Medals to Spain, Great Britain and New Zealand

2011 Worlds Conclude with Medals to Spain, Great Britain and New Zealand

All was set for an exciting Medal Race day out on Centre Course and the crowds were't disappointed. With the top six teams all in with a shot at the medals and the points margins giving no guarantee of the gold medal to the Spanish, it was nailbiting.
14. December Sailing1144
Women sport news - Spanish speed through fleet on 470 Women's Racing on Day 2

Spanish speed through fleet on 470 Women's Racing on Day 2

The reigning 470 European Champions Tara Pacheco/Berta Betanzos from Spain sailed a stunner of a day to win both races 3 and 4 today out on Success Course area, and with it leap to the top of the overall leaderboard.
03. December Sailing584
Women sport news - Macgregor aiming high in world title defence

Macgregor aiming high in world title defence

Britain's reigning World Champion Lucy Macgregor and her crew of Annie Lush and Kate Macgregor are preparing to "give it all we've got" as they begin their Women's Match Racing title defence at the Perth 2011 Sailing World Championships on Sunday (4 December). photo Lloyd Images
10. November Sailing670
Women sport news - Anna Tunnicliffe  Honoured By The Sailing World

Anna Tunnicliffe Honoured By The Sailing World

The highly anticipated announcement of the recipients of the ISAF Rolex World Sailor of the Year Awards was made last night, Tuesday 8 November, in a ceremony in San Juan, Puerto Rico. photo Daniel Forster Rolex
17. October Sailing629
Women sport news - 	Women's Match Racing Olympic Qualifying Regatta Notice of RaceReleased

Women's Match Racing Olympic Qualifying Regatta Notice of RaceReleased

The Notice of Race for the 2012 Women’s Match Racing International Country Olympic Qualifying Regatta has been released. photo Skandia GB
08. October Sailing903
Women sport news - 	Storm Trysail Foundation's Junior Safety-at-Sea Seminars Looking to Expand Programs Across the Country

Storm Trysail Foundation's Junior Safety-at-Sea Seminars Looking to Expand Programs Across the Country

Local involvement proves an important component in the Storm Trysail Foundation's (STF) popular one-day Junior Safety-at-Sea Seminars, and to that end the non-profit organization is looking to expand its impact nationally. photo Lat Spinney
27. September Sailing1203
Women sport news - Winners crowned as RYA Volvo Zone and  Country Championships come to a close

Winners crowned as RYA Volvo Zone and Country Championships come to a close

This weekend has seen more than 800 of Britain's rising young stars of the future compete across nine venues throughout the UK in the prestigious RYA Volvo Zone and Home Country Championships which came to an exciting finish on Sunday (25 September). photo Paul Wyeth RYA
22. September Sailing985
Women sport news - Final call for the RYA National Match Racing Championship entries

Final call for the RYA National Match Racing Championship entries

The 2011 RYA Women's National Match Racing Championships are fast approaching and the RYA are urging interested parties to get their entries in before Thursday 30th September to secure their place at this year's even.
19. September Sailing809
Women sport news - Claire Leroy Wins The 2011 ISAF Nations Cup Grand Final

Claire Leroy Wins The 2011 ISAF Nations Cup Grand Final

Claire Leroy (FRA) won the ISAF Nations Cup Grand Final Open and marked by strong winds and big waves in Sheboygan, USA.
18. September Sailing630
Women sport news - Ebler Faces The Jury Whilst Leroy Takes On Goncalves In The ISAF Nations Cup Grand Final

Ebler Faces The Jury Whilst Leroy Takes On Goncalves In The ISAF Nations Cup Grand Final

Laurie Jury (NZL) will face Mads Ebler (DEN) in the open division and Claire Leroy (FRA) will face Rita Goncalves (POR) in the women's division in the Finals of the ISAF Nations Cup Grand Final.
17. September Sailing593
Women sport news - Goncalves Advances To Semi Finals At The ISAF NationsCup Grand Final

Goncalves Advances To Semi Finals At The ISAF NationsCup Grand Final

Rita Goncalves (POR) moved into the ISAF Nations Cup Grand Final Semi Finals after coming through on top during the repechage in Sheboygan, USA. photo sailing.org
15. September Sailing668
Women sport news -  Challenging Opening Day Of The ISAF Nations Cup Grand Final

Challenging Opening Day Of The ISAF Nations Cup Grand Final

Ties at the top of both divisions marked a full day of challenging sailing at the first day of the ISAF Nations Cup Grand Final in Sheboygan, USA.
11. August Sailing894
Women sport news - Klepacka and Lehtinen Take Gold On An Exciting Day

Klepacka and Lehtinen Take Gold On An Exciting Day

Klepacka claimed the Women’s RS:X gold medal in wonderful fashion after winning the Medal Race by over a minute. The Polish sailor has strung together a fantastic race card throughout the week finishing out of the top three just once in 11 races. photo http://www.rnzys.org.nz
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