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Women sport news - ISAF Match Race Rankings - 18 May 2011‏
Lucy Macgregor (GBR) returns to the top of the ISAF Women's Match Racing World Rankings today after claiming victory at the Semaine Olympique Française in Hyères.
Women sport news - ISAF Sailing World Cup Continues in Medemblik
The fifth of seven ISAF Sailing World Cup Regattas will begin in Medemblik, the Netherlands on 24 May and will run until 29 May. photo Womens 470 Winners Giulia Conti and Giovanna Mico/Sander van de Borch
Women sport news - One Week Until ISAF Sailing World Cup Delta Lloyd Regatta‏
Medemblik, the Netherlands will play host to the Delta Lloyd Regatta, the fifth of seven ISAF Sailing World Cup Regattas, from 24-29 May. Photo - © Sander van der Borch
Women sport news - Olympic Women's Match Racing
ISAF Council voted last week to remove the women's keelboat event from the Olympic slate for 2016. Obviously this is a great disappointment to us and perhaps a decision they will regret. But it is done and we must now look forward and not backwards.
13. May Sailing802
Women sport news - Junior women sailors learn advanced Keelboat Racing

Junior women sailors learn advanced Keelboat Racing

Junior women sailors interested in taking their own next step in the sport are invited to participate in the 2011 Next Step to Rolex, which will focus on learning advanced keelboat racing skills and techniques. Photo - Dan Nerney/Rolex
02. May Sailing1248
Women sport news - GBR women lead the charge on final day at the ISAF Sailing World Cup regatta in Hyeres

GBR women lead the charge on final day at the ISAF Sailing World Cup regatta in Hyeres

It was Ladies Day at the ISAF Sailing World Cup regatta in Hyeres (FRA) on Friday (29 April), with Britain's female sailors picking up six medals on the final day of competition. Richard Langdon/Skandia Team GBR
29. April Sailing612
Women sport news -  ISAF Sailing World Cup event in Hyeres

ISAF Sailing World Cup event in Hyeres

The women's match racing trio of Lucy Macgregor, Annie Lush and Kate Macgregor have also guaranteed at least a silver medal for Skandia Team GBR at this French Olympic Sailing Week by booking their place tomorrow's final. photo Dan Nerney Role
28. April Sailing721
Women sport news -  Over 100 boats bound for Le Havre: RORC Cervantes Trophy Race

Over 100 boats bound for Le Havre: RORC Cervantes Trophy Race

Cervantes Trophy Race. Starts Saturday, April 30 from RYS. First warning signal at 0750. Organised by RORC in association with the Société des Régates du Havre and the Royal Yacht Squadron. Photo by Paul Weyth
28. April Sailing683
Women sport news - GBR sailors advance on a light wind day in Hyeres

GBR sailors advance on a light wind day in Hyeres

Light and tricky wind conditions prevailed on day four of the ISAF Sailing World Cup event in Hyeres, Bryony Shaw and the 470 team of Hannah Mills and Saskia Clark all improving their overall positions on Wednesday (27 April). Richard Langdon/Skandia Team GBR
27. April Sailing656
Women sport news - Brits hold their own at the halfway stage of Hyeres World Cup

Brits hold their own at the halfway stage of Hyeres World Cup

Lucy Macgregor, Annie Lush and Kate Macgregor, already assured of a place in the women's match racing quarter-finals, won all three of their gold group round robin matches today. photo OnEdition
21. April Sailing746
Women sport news - Hyères Geared Up To Host Fourth ISAF Sailing World Cup Regatta

Hyères Geared Up To Host Fourth ISAF Sailing World Cup Regatta

Hyères, France is all set to host the Semaine Olympique Française, the fourth regatta on the ISAF Sailing World Cup series. http://sof.ffvoile.net
18. April Sailing4343
Women sport news - Experienced Field Set To Head To Hyères

Experienced Field Set To Head To Hyères

A field packed full of Olympians and World Champions will attend the Semaine Olympique Française in Hyères, France, the fourth regatta of seven on the ISAF Sailing World Cup series
16. April Sailing635
Women sport news - RYA Volvo Team GBR announced for the ISAF YouthSailing World Championship 2011

RYA Volvo Team GBR announced for the ISAF YouthSailing World Championship 2011

After five days of exhilarating sail racing at the 2011 RYA Volvo Youth Nationals, selectors for the 2011 RYA Volvo Team GBR Youth Worlds Team have announced the 12 sailors who will represent Great Britain at the ISAF Youth Sailing World Championships 2011.
14. April Sailing1133
Women sport news - San Fernando Race 2011

San Fernando Race 2011

20 boats are in the final throes of preparation for the 2011 edition of the biennial San Fernando Race, which starts in front of Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club's Kellett Island clubhouse at 1210hrs on Wednesday 20 April. Photo - RHKYC/Guy Nowell
13. April Sailing617
Women sport news - World's best lead the way in ISAF Sailing World Cup standings

World's best lead the way in ISAF Sailing World Cup standings

After three regattas in the ISAF Sailing World Cup series the world's best sailors are leading the way in the Overall Standings.
13. April Sailing543
Women sport news - South African Sailing Gains ISAF Recognised Training Status

South African Sailing Gains ISAF Recognised Training Status

South African Sailing (SAS) has become the third International Sailing Federation Member National Authority to receive ISAF Recognized Training status for their National Training Programme (NTP).
11. April Sailing791
Women sport news - 2011 Trofeo SAR Princesa Sofia MAPFRE - Women's Match Racing - Final

2011 Trofeo SAR Princesa Sofia MAPFRE - Women's Match Racing - Final

The Finals and Petit-Finals were sailed in perfect conditions after the sea breeze filled in around midday to a steady 7-10 knots. Finals Barkow (USA) defeats Lehtinen (FIN) 3-1; Petit-Finals: Tunnicliffe (USA defeats Leroy (FRA) 2-0.
08. April Sailing694
Women sport news - 2011 Trofeo SAR Princesa Sofia MAPFRE - Women's Match Racing Day Five

2011 Trofeo SAR Princesa Sofia MAPFRE - Women's Match Racing Day Five

Another beautiful day on Palma Bay for the Women's Match Racing fleet at the 42nd Trofeo S.A.R. Princesa Sofia MAPFRE. The conditions were fantastic for some great battles in the Quarter-Finals and Semi-Finals. photo Dan Nerney Rolex
08. April Sailing749
Women sport news - Pascoe claims first British medal in Palma World Cup

Pascoe claims first British medal in Palma World Cup

Paralympic hopeful Megan Pascoe secured Britain's first medal of the ISAF Sailing World Cup event in Palma on Friday (8 April). Pascoe claimed bronze for Skandia Team GBR on the final day of racing in the 2.4mR Paralympic class. Photo Richard Langdon/Skandia Team GBR
08. April Sailing816
Women sport news - 2011 Trofeo SAR Princesa Sofia MAPFRE - Women's Match Racing Day Four

2011 Trofeo SAR Princesa Sofia MAPFRE - Women's Match Racing Day Four

The Women's Match Racing fleet at the 42nd Trofeo S.A.R. Princesa Sofia MAPFRE has now been reduced to the top eight teams. The morning saw the completion of the Repechage Group to see who would advance to the Quarter-Finals with the Gold Group. Anne-Claire Le Berre (FRA) and Stephanie Hazard (NZL) were 1-2 in the group with scores of 4 wins and one loss each.
07. April Sailing548
Women sport news - Day four of Palma World Cup

Day four of Palma World Cup

Megan Pascoe is in a strong position to claim World Cup silverware in the 2.4mR Paralympic event when they take to the water for their final day of racing on Friday.
06. April Sailing699
Women sport news - 2011 Trofeo SAR Princesa Sofia MAPFRE - Women's Match Racing Day Three

2011 Trofeo SAR Princesa Sofia MAPFRE - Women's Match Racing Day Three

Another full day of racing at the 42nd Trofeo S.A.R. Princesa Sofia MAPFRE in Palma de Mallorca for the 24 Women's Match Racing teams.
06. April Sailing639
Women sport news - 2011 Trofeo SAR Princesa Sofia MAPFRE - Women's Match Racing Day Two

2011 Trofeo SAR Princesa Sofia MAPFRE - Women's Match Racing Day Two

After a long day on the water Stage One was completed for the Women's Match Racing at the 42nd Trofeo S.A.R. Princesa Sofia MAPFRE in Palma de Mallorca, Spain. The second day of racing in Palma offered the sailors tricky conditions with moderate and shifty winds.
05. April Sailing710
Women sport news -  Time to Set Sail at the 2011 RYA Volvo Youth National Championships

Time to Set Sail at the 2011 RYA Volvo Youth National Championships

Next week will see the UK's young sailing stars go head to head for gold, glory and selection for RYA Volvo Team GBR at the 2011 RYA Volvo Youth National Championships (11-15 April).
05. April Sailing618
Women sport news - Day two at the Princess Sofia Trophy in Palma

Day two at the Princess Sofia Trophy in Palma

Lucy Macgregor, Annie Lush and Kate Macgregor have booked their berth in the quarter-finals of the Elliot 6m women's match racing event.
04. April Sailing812
Women sport news - GB crews find pace on a breezy day one of the ISAF Sailing World Cup series event in Palma

GB crews find pace on a breezy day one of the ISAF Sailing World Cup series event in Palma

In the 470 women's event, Penny Clark and Katrina Hughes had a steady start with 3,5 to put them in third overall, with Hannah Mills and Saskia Clark enjoying mixed fortunes in the windiest conditions they have sailed in since joining forces in February. photo Rolex
04. April Sailing1558
Women sport news - 2011 Trofeo S.A.R. Princesa Sofia MAPFRE - Preview

2011 Trofeo S.A.R. Princesa Sofia MAPFRE - Preview

Twenty-four teams from eighteen countries are in Palma de Mallorca, Spain to compete for the Women's Match Racing title at the 42nd Trofeo S.A.R. Princesa Sofia MAPFRE. In addition to the individual event title, the teams are competing for the overall 2010-2011 ISAF Sailing World Cup (SWC) title.
30. March Sailing1337
Women sport news - Vicki Sheen Wins Blind Match Racing Championships

Vicki Sheen Wins Blind Match Racing Championships

Vicki Sheen (GBR) has won the IFDS Disabled Sailing International Championship, 2011, Homerus Blind Match Racing. Sailing with Nick Donnini on mainsheet and Dennis Manning on headsail, Sheen maintained top position throughout two round robins and the finals. photo David Staley
30. March Sailing596
Women sport news - ISAF-ISAF Match Race Rankings

ISAF-ISAF Match Race Rankings

The Women's Match Racing Rankings have seen little change since the start of February with Claire Leroy (FRA) maintaining her lead for the second month in a row over Nicky Souter (AUS). photo Rolex
28. March Sailing714
Women sport news - Ida Lewis Distance Race-An Offshore Experience for Youth Sailors and a Challenge for All

Ida Lewis Distance Race-An Offshore Experience for Youth Sailors and a Challenge for All

This summer, junior sailors will broaden their horizons -literally-as they escape the confines of Narragansett Bay to embark on an offshore adventure covering up to 177 nautical miles. photo Robbie Benjamin on behalf of the Ida Lewis Distance Race
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