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Women sport news - 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
Women sport news - 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.
Women sport news - 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
Women sport news - 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 Sailing493
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 Sailing720
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 Sailing631
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 Sailing685
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 Sailing729
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 Sailing493
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 Sailing637
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 Sailing589
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 Sailing626
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 Sailing564
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 Sailing728
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 Sailing1291
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 Sailing1217
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 Sailing526
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 Sailing649
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
25. March Sailing552
Women sport news - National Sailing Hall of Fame Sets First Annual Induction

National Sailing Hall of Fame Sets First Annual Induction

NASCAR has Charlotte, Rock and Roll has Cleveland, and one can hardly watch sports on TV without hearing about Hall of Fame inductees in basketball (Springfield), baseball (Cooperstown) and tennis (Newport). Now sailing will, too, with the National Sailing Center & Hall of Fame (NSHOF) set to honor its first class of inductees on October 23, 2011, during ceremonies scheduled to take place at San Diego Yacht Club in California.
04. March Sailing4165
Women sport news - Perth 2011 Set To Break Records

Perth 2011 Set To Break Records

Today at the ISAF Annual Conference, ISAF President Göran Petersson announced Perth, Australia as the host venue for the 2011 ISAF Sailing World Championships. The International Sailing Federation (ISAF) has so far received 661 entries from 72 nations for the 2011 ISAF Sailing World Championships.
01. March Sailing773
Women sport news -  Double Olympic Sailor Sarah Ayton ends her quest for London gold

Double Olympic Sailor Sarah Ayton ends her quest for London gold

Sailing's double Olympic gold medallist Sarah Ayton has today announced she is to retire from the sport with immediate effect, thus ending her quest for an historic third Olympic title at the London 2012 Games. Richard Langdon/Skandia Team
25. February Sailing2130
Women sport news - Anna Tunnicliffe Honored at US SAILING’s Rolex Yachtswoman of the Year Ceremony

Anna Tunnicliffe Honored at US SAILING’s Rolex Yachtswoman of the Year Ceremony

New York, N.Y. Humble beginnings have evolved into a fruitful sailing career for Anna Tunnicliffe (Plantation, Fla.), she was feted today during a luncheon held at the New York Yacht Club in Manhattan. photo Dan Nerney/Rolex
23. February Sailing704
Women sport news - Santander To Host 2014 ISAF Sailing World Championships

Santander To Host 2014 ISAF Sailing World Championships

The ISAF Sailing World Championships combines the World Championships of all the events included in the Olympic Sailing Competition and the 2014 edition is provisionally scheduled for September 2014.
23. February Sailing817
Women sport news - ISAF Training and Development Department announce Training Scholarship

ISAF Training and Development Department announce Training Scholarship

The ISAF Training and Development Department is pleased to announce that the IOC Olympic Solidarity department has agreed to fund a Training Scholarship candidate from Indonesia.
15. February Sailing692
Women sport news - 2010/2011 National Australia Bank Top Dog Trophy Series

2010/2011 National Australia Bank Top Dog Trophy Series

The third constituent event of the 2010/2011 National Australia Bank Top Dog Trophy Series will take place in Victoria Harbour on Saturday 19 February.
08. February Sailing817
Women sport news - GB Row – an ultra extreme, 2,000 mile, NON STOP, unassisted!!

GB Row – an ultra extreme, 2,000 mile, NON STOP, unassisted!!

Starting on June 1, 2011, as many as 20 boats will take part in GB Row – an ultra extreme, 2,000 mile, NON STOP, unassisted rowing race around the British mainland – for a prize fund totalling more than £55,000 and a place in the record books!
01. February Sailing575
Women sport news - GBR sailors dominant on final day in Miami

GBR sailors dominant on final day in Miami

There was medal success also in the women's 470 event, where Penny Clark and Katrina Hughes took silver to claim their first podium spot together - and 21-year-old Hughes's first at a senior event. photo Richard Langdon//Skandia Team GBR
30. January Sailing570
Women sport news - Medal glory for Brits on penultimate day in Miami

Medal glory for Brits on penultimate day in Miami

Britain’s sailors claimed their first medals of the Miami World Cup regatta with gold going to the Sonar trio of John Robertson, Hannah Stodel and Steve Thomas, and bronze to SKUD duo Alexandra Rickham and Niki Birrell, as the Paralympic classes wrapped up their race series.
26. January Sailing583
Women sport news - Day two in Miami-ISAF Sailing World Cup series

Day two in Miami-ISAF Sailing World Cup series

Lucy Macgregor, Mary Rook and Kate Macgregor have booked their berth in the quarter-finals of the Women's Match Racing event, topping their preliminary round robin group having lost just one match out of seven. photo onEdition
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