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Women sport news - 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.
Women sport news - 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.
Women sport news -  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
Women sport news - 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 Sailing755
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 Sailing875
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 Sailing764
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 Sailing903
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 Sailing634
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 Sailing618
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 Sailing673
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
24. January Sailing574
Women sport news - British sailors out in force for Miami World Cup regatta

British sailors out in force for Miami World Cup regatta

There was a dramatic build up to the event for Skandia Team GBR's Women's Match Racing World Championship-winning team as crew Annie Lush was rushed to hospital after falling 10ft to the ground from her Elliot 6m boat while it was docked in the boat park. photo Onedition
17. January Sailing541
Women sport news - Four times the size of the start of Sydney Hobart, Melbourne bayside

Four times the size of the start of Sydney Hobart, Melbourne bayside

This Saturday at 9:30am, a giant sailing fleet, approaching 400 boats, four times bigger than the famous Sydney Hobart fleet will, for the first time ever sail down the Bayside suburbs from St Kilda to Sandringham before heading west to Geelong in the annual Audi Victoria Week sailing regatta.
13. December Sailing646
Women sport news - Sailing’s Best of 2010 are Shortlisted for US SAILING’s Rolex Yachtswoman of the Year Awards

Sailing’s Best of 2010 are Shortlisted for US SAILING’s Rolex Yachtswoman of the Year Awards

With the record books shortly to close for 2010, US SAILING is celebrating the year in review with the release of its shortlist of nominees for the 2010 Rolex Yachtsman and Yachtswoman of the Year Awards.
11. November Sailing799
Women sport news - ISAF Rolex World Sailor of the Year Award goes to Blanca Manchon

ISAF Rolex World Sailor of the Year Award goes to Blanca Manchon

ISAF and Rolex are proud to announce that the female winner of the 2010 ISAF Rolex World Sailor of the Year Awards is Blanca Manchón (ESP) Photo by: Rolex / Kurt Arrigo
05. November Sailing590
Women sport news - 2010 ISAF Rolex World Sailor of the Year Awards

2010 ISAF Rolex World Sailor of the Year Awards

In just one week from today, on Tuesday 9 November, Greece will play host to a spectacular ceremony and presentation where the female winner of the 2010 ISAF Rolex World Sailor of the Year Awards will be announced.
28. October Sailing540
Women sport news - Womens Sailing-ISAF World Match Race Rankings

Womens Sailing-ISAF World Match Race Rankings

The bronze medal for Nicky Souter at the ISAF Women’s Match Racing World Championships has proved enough to boost her back to the #1 position but it is by the smallest of margins.
26. October Sailing689
Women sport news - Womens Sailing-Storm Trysail Club’s IRC East Coast Championship Attracts Notable 52-Footers, Competitive fleet

Womens Sailing-Storm Trysail Club’s IRC East Coast Championship Attracts Notable 52-Footers, Competitive fleet

Five TransPac 52s that have been optimized for IRC are among the fleet of 27 IRC boats entered so far in the Storm Trysail Club’s IRC East Coast Championship set for a long Halloween weekend in Annapolis, Md.
25. October Sailing1017
Women sport news - Womens Sailing-Tulloch, Manard Leonard, Chamberlin and O’Reilly Win Rolex Osprey Cup

Womens Sailing-Tulloch, Manard Leonard, Chamberlin and O’Reilly Win Rolex Osprey Cup

Genny Tulloch (San Francisco, Calif.), ICSA’s 2004 Quantum Female College Sailor of the Year, sailing with Alice Manard Leonard (New Orleans, La.), Jenn Chamberlin (Annapolis, Md.), and 2006 Quantum Female College Sailor of the Year Alana O’Reilly (Charleston, S.C.), have won the 2010 Rolex Osprey Cup after a well-fought battle with defending champion Giulia Conti. photo Renée Athey
02. October Sailing577
Women sport news - ISAF Rolex World Sailor of the Year Awards

ISAF Rolex World Sailor of the Year Awards

ISAF received nominations for the 2010 Awards from across the world for sailors representing all aspects of the sport. In deciding the nominees, the achievements of sailors made during the qualifying period of 1 September 2009 and 31 August 2010 are taken into consideration.
26. September Sailing666
Women sport news - Lucy MacGregor (GBR) Wins ISAF Women's Match Racing World Championship

Lucy MacGregor (GBR) Wins ISAF Women's Match Racing World Championship

It went down to the very final race at the 2010 ISAF Women's Match Racing World Championship with Lucy MacGregor (GBR) taking on double world champion Sally Barkow (USA).
09. September Sailing951
Women sport news - The French Girls win 2010 European 470 Championship title.

The French Girls win 2010 European 470 Championship title.

The women’s leaderboard may not have been as tight as the men’s, although there was still plenty of drama and uncertainty on the race course, with capsizes and boats hitting marks keeping the finishing order uncertain until the last. photo http://www.470euro2010.org/
28. August Sailing756
Women sport news - The skipper line up for the 2010 ISAF Women's Match Racing World Championships is confirmed.

The skipper line up for the 2010 ISAF Women's Match Racing World Championships is confirmed.

20 of the world's best women's match racing teams representing 14 nations will compete for the World title from 20 to 25 September in New York, USA.
08. August Sailing638
Women sport news - ISAF Rolex World Sailor of the Year Awards 2010

ISAF Rolex World Sailor of the Year Awards 2010

Nominations are now invited for the 2010 ISAF Rolex World Sailor of the Year Awards, the most prestigious award of recognition in the sport of sailing. Since the first Awards presentation in 1994, the nominees and winners have always included the highest achievers from all disciplines of the sport.
18. July Sailing836
Women sport news - Closing Ceremony Marks End Of The 40th Volvo Youth Sailing ISAF World Championship

Closing Ceremony Marks End Of The 40th Volvo Youth Sailing ISAF World Championship

The 2010 Volvo Youth Sailing ISAF World Championship officially came to an end with the Closing Ceremony held at the poolside of the Sheraton Hotel in Istanbul.
17. July Sailing963
Women sport news - 470 Worlds

470 Worlds

After four days of disrupted racing, competitors at the Delta Lloyd 470 World Championships finally saw co-operative conditions in The Hague on Friday (16 July), with British sailors in strong contention as the world title challenge heats up. Richard Langdon/Skandia Team GBR
08. July Sailing634
Women sport news - Dobson to lead the home charge at Laser Radial Worlds

Dobson to lead the home charge at Laser Radial Worlds

When she started squad training on the Clyde off Largs as a 12-year-old, little did Scotland's Charlotte Dobson ever expect that she would race a crucial world championships event on the same stretch of water.
07. July Sailing580
Women sport news - Volvo Youth Sailing ISAF World Championships

Volvo Youth Sailing ISAF World Championships

The 2010 Volvo Youth Sailing ISAF World Championships will take place in Istanbul, Turkey from the 8th - 17th July 2010.
01. May Sailing1035
Women sport news - Sarah Ayton to campaign for a historic third Olympic gold

Sarah Ayton to campaign for a historic third Olympic gold

Sarah Ayton, one of the original three blondes in a boat, has unveiled her bid to become the first British woman to win three successive Olympic gold medals. photo onEdition
30. April Sailing688
Women sport news - Goodison and Shaw in control at mid-way point in Hyeres

Goodison and Shaw in control at mid-way point in Hyeres

Bryony Shaw heads the British charge at the half way stage of the French Olympic Sailing Week in Hyeres (Tuesday 27 August), leading her respective RS:X windsurfing fleets. photo onEdition
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