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Women sport news - 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
Women sport news - 	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
Women sport news - 	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
Women sport news - 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 Sailing1015
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 Sailing852
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 Sailing659
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 Sailing620
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 Sailing692
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 Sailing942
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
10. August Sailing837
Women sport news - Bouwmeester Claims Gold With A Day To Spare

Bouwmeester Claims Gold With A Day To Spare

Marit Bouwmeester (NED) has sealed the gold medal in the Laser Radial with the Medal Race still to go at the Weymouth and Portland International Regatta, the Olympic Test Event. report by ISAF. photo by Thom Touw
09. August Sailing842
Women sport news - Bouwmeester Shines On Shifty Wind Day

Bouwmeester Shines On Shifty Wind Day

Marit Bouwmeester (NED) opened up a 24 point lead after eight races in the Laser Radial after yet another fantastic day at the Weymouth and Portland International Regatta. Report by ISAF. photo ©Thom Touw
09. August Sailing812
Women sport news - British sailors hold on in the big Weymouth breeze

British sailors hold on in the big Weymouth breeze

Another strong wind day at the Olympic sailing test event in Weymouth and Portland on Monday (8 August) proved a tough test, with Skandia Team GBR's contenders maintaining a strong showing in the breezy conditions.
07. August Sailing667
Women sport news - Fun and frustration for GBR on day six ofOlympic test regatta

Fun and frustration for GBR on day six ofOlympic test regatta

Weymouth and Portland served up some breezy conditions on the sixth day of the Olympic test regatta on Sunday (7 August), with Skandia Team GBR's contenders enjoying mixed fortunes at the 2012 venue.
07. August Sailing709
Women sport news - Day 6 at the Weymouth and Portland International Regatta, the Olympic Test Event.

Day 6 at the Weymouth and Portland International Regatta, the Olympic Test Event.

Blustery winds ranging from 19-24 knots welcomed the sailors on the sixth day of sailing at the Weymouth and Portland International Regatta, the Olympic Test Event.
06. August Sailing625
Women sport news - Weymouth and Portland International Regatta - Mills and Clark on form

Weymouth and Portland International Regatta - Mills and Clark on form

At the Weymouth and Portland International Regatta, the Olympic Test Event, Women’s 470 crew of Hannah Mills and Saskia Clark were the ones to beat on the first race day for their class after picking up two race wins. Mills and Clark have gotten off to the perfect start for their 2012 sailing test event. © Richard Langdon/Skandia Team GBR
04. August Sailing563
Women sport news - The third day of the Weymouth and Portland International Regatta

The third day of the Weymouth and Portland International Regatta

In the Women’s RS:X Spain’s Marina Alabau notched up double bullets to take an early initiative in the 34-strong fleet. The Spaniard recorded regatta victories at US SAILING’s Rolex Miami OCR, Trofeo S.A.R.
02. August Sailing584
Women sport news - Tough first day at the office for GBR Match Race Girls

Tough first day at the office for GBR Match Race Girls

Day one of the Weymouth and Portland International Regatta saw a tough start for the match racing trio of Lucy Macgregor, Annie Lush and Kate Macgregor - the only British boat to race on the first day of competition at this official 2012 test event.
01. August Sailing639
Women sport news - Women's Match Racers To Kick Things Off

Women's Match Racers To Kick Things Off

The Women’s Match Racing competition will be the first Olympic Sailing Event to set sail at the Weymouth and Portland International Regatta when the Round Robin stage commences on Tuesday 2 August. photo Rolex
28. July Sailing599
Women sport news - Day 7 - 470 Junior World Championships

Day 7 - 470 Junior World Championships

Despite some strong late challenges from British crews, Sweden and Germany held on to become the winners of the Delta Lloyd Junior 470 World Championships after two great Medal Races today in Medemblik, Holland.
28. July Sailing731
Women sport news - Day 6-Delta Lloyd Junior 470 World Championships.

Day 6-Delta Lloyd Junior 470 World Championships.

Day six of the Delta Lloyd Junior 470 World Championships in Holland and for the first time in a while the sunshine smiled on the 92 teams from around the world.
26. July Sailing930
Women sport news - Day 3-German girls profit from wind reshuffle

Day 3-German girls profit from wind reshuffle

Much lighter winds brought a change of pace and a reshuffle of the pack in the women’s division at the Delta Lloyd Junior 470 World Championships in Medemblik, Holland. photo Thom Touw
26. July Sailing539
Women sport news - Day 2-Delta Lloyd Junior 470 World Championships.

Day 2-Delta Lloyd Junior 470 World Championships.

Roberta Caputo and Benedetta Barbiero from Italy won the only Girls race, moving the Italians up to 10th overall.
24. July Sailing604
Women sport news - Day 2-Delta Lloyd Junior 470 World Championships.

Day 2-Delta Lloyd Junior 470 World Championships.

Winds gusting up to 28 knots tested the 92 teams to the limit in Medemblik on day two of the Delta Lloyd Junior 470 World Championships.
23. July Sailing479
Women sport news - British take narrow lead on day 1

British take narrow lead on day 1

British teams are at the top of the Women divisions after a wet and windy first day’s racing in Holland at the Delta Lloyd Junior 470 World Championships. photo Thom Touw
16. July Sailing513
Women sport news - Cat sailors get the cream with Youth Worlds bronze for GBR

Cat sailors get the cream with Youth Worlds bronze for GBR

Rupert White and Nikki Boniface ensured a medal-winning finish for RYA Volvo Team GBR at the conclusion of a tough week’s racing at the ISAF Youth Sailing World Championships on Friday (15 July). Sime Sokota/ISAF Youth Sailing
15. July Sailing835
Women sport news - Europeans silver and bronze for GBR 470 crews

Europeans silver and bronze for GBR 470 crews

British sailors in the 470 women’s event have claimed more podium spots on the final day of the European Championships, taking Skandia Team GBR’s medal haul to five from the Helsinki regatta.
14. July Sailing771
Women sport news -  Day 5 - 470 European Championships

Day 5 - 470 European Championships

The same three teams head up the 470 Women fleet - with Spain in first, Brazil in second and Denmark in third. photo Thom Touw
12. July Sailing752
Women sport news - Pace of Racing Steps Up at 470 European Championships

Pace of Racing Steps Up at 470 European Championships

Varying wind speeds challenged the 470 sailors today, ranging from 13-20 knots. Whilst some teams thrived in the conditions others felt they were not quite quick enough to respond to the change in pace. photo Thom Touw
11. July Sailing602
Women sport news - Moving on up for Canada and Great Britain on day 3 of the 470 Europeans

Moving on up for Canada and Great Britain on day 3 of the 470 Europeans

Conditions on Course Area D for the first races of the day were tricky with the wind shifting and with 7 knots, before decreasing to 4 knots as the fleets finished race 5. photo Thom Touw
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