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Maor ABU/Yoav ROOZ (ISR) win 470 Men Junior European gold
470 General Event News

MEDALS DECIDED AT 420/470 JUNIOR EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS

11 Jul 2018

The beach atmosphere was buzzing this morning as teams prepared for the final day of the Championships and medal deciding performances for some.

Tanguy RULLEAU/Ange Loup STIMBRE (FRA)
470 General Event News

470 MEDAL RACE LINE-UP DECIDED AND 420 LEADER BOARD WIDE OPEN GOING INTO FINAL DAY AT 420/470 JUNIOR EUROPEANS

10 Jul 2018

A repeat of Monday morning's weather as the fog blocked the view on Tuesday morning, before giving way to another perfect blue sky day and racing underway just after 1400 hours for the 470s, and almost two hours later for the 420s.

470 General Event News

SESIMBRA DELIVERS A DAY OF TWO HALVES ON RACE DAY 4 AT 420/470 JUNIOR EUROPEANS

09 Jul 2018

Race day 4 dawned with dense fog on Sesimbra beach and visibility at 100 metres - not an unusual occurrence here. Local Portuguese weather gurus assured it would lift, and after a 2 hour postponement the fog gave way to sun and breeze.

470 General Event News

420/470 JUNIOR EUROPEANS REACHES HALFWAY STAGE

08 Jul 2018

Race day 3 marked both the halfway stage of the 420/470 Junior European Championships in Sesimbra, Portugal and a change in race track conditions.

470 General Event News

ANOTHER BEAUTIFUL RACE DAY AT 420/470 JUNIOR EUROPEANS

07 Jul 2018

The beach here at the 420/470 Junior Europeans in Portugal is providing a stunning venue for teams from around the world.

Maor ABU/Yoav ROOZ (ISR)
470 Continental Championships

SPECTACULAR RACE TRACK OPENER AT 420/470 JUNIOR EUROPEANS

06 Jul 2018

It doesn't get better than the race track conditions served up to the 396 sailors from 20 nations on race day 1 at the 2018 420/70 Junior European Championships.

Practice Race at 2018 Junior Europeans
470 Continental Championships

420/470 JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIP PREVIEW AHEAD OF OPENING RACE DAY

05 Jul 2018

Staged in the stunning Portuguese beach resort of Sesimbra, the 420/470 Junior European Championship features a line-up of 396 sailors from 20 nations.

Opening Ceremony Parade of Nations
470 Continental Championships

OPENING CEREMONY LAUNCHES 420/470 JUNIOR EUROPEANS

04 Jul 2018

420 and 470 teams from 19 countries paraded along the waterfront of Sesimbra, waving their national flags to formally launch the 2018 420/470 Junior European Championships in spectacular style.

470 General News

2018 470 JUNIOR EUROPEANS CLINIC CONLUDED

03 Jul 2018

The 470 junior clinic was carried out at Sesimbra between 29.6.18 and 2.7.18 and concluded today with success and with participation of 10 boats from six different nations.

Racing at Centro Galego de Vela
470 General Event News

SPAIN TO HOST 2019 470 JUNIOR EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIP

12 Oct 2018

The Galician Sailing Federation will host the 2019 470 Junior European Championship from 23-30 July 2019 at its venue at Vilagarcia de Arousa in north-western Spain.

Maria BOZI/Rafailina KLONARIDOU (GRE) - 470 Women Gold
470 Continental Championships

TIME FOR VICTORY CELEBRATIONS AT 420 AND 470 JUNIOR EUROPEAN CHAMPIONHIPS

13 Aug 2017

A fast and dramatic final day saw races won, medals claimed, dreams made and takeways of how to improve for the next Championship.

Giacomo FERRARI/Giulio CALABRO (ITA)
470 Continental Championships

470 TOP 10 ADVANCE TO JUNIOR EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIP MEDAL RACES

12 Aug 2017

The 470 Men Gold, Men Silver and Women's fleets were again out on the race track early, to take advantage of the breeze.

Hippolyte MACHETTI/Sidoine DANTÈS (FRA) lead the fleet
470 Continental Championships

BREEZY RACE DAY MIXES UP THE JUNIOR EUROPEANS LEADERBOARD

11 Aug 2017

Race day 4 and the 470 Class hit the race track early for an 0800 hours start in the hope of getting back on track after missing a day of racing yesterday.

420 Fleet Enjoys 20+ knot breeze on Race Day 3
470 Continental Championships

LAKE GARDA BREEZE FOR 420s, DISAPPEARS FOR 470s

10 Aug 2017

An early race programme for the three hundred and two sailors in the 420 fleet meant an abrupt 0530 hours wake-up call ahead of an 0800 hours scheduled start.

470 Racing on day 2
470 Continental Championships

TWO BRAINS AND FOUR EYES NEEDED TO OPTIMISE RACE COURSE STRATEGY

09 Aug 2017

As Argentina’s Lucia Miranda laughed after her win in race 3 today, "You need two brains and four eyes!"

Tsuf ZAMET/Noa LASRY (ISR) lead 470 Women
470 Continental Championships

NOT A NORMAL LAKE GARDA FOR OPENING DAY OF 420/470 JUNIOR EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS

08 Aug 2017

Day one of racing at the 2017 420 and 470 Junior Europeans started, was abandoned and then got back into full swing with all fleets completing two races.

Maria BOZI/Rafailina KLONARIDOU (GRE)
470 Continental Championships

EVENT PREVIEW: 484 SAILORS COMPETING AT 420 AND 470 JUNIOR EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS

06 Aug 2017

The 2017 420 and 420 Class Junior European Championships has descended on the sailing mecca of Lake Garda, Italy.

470 Continental Championships

SAILING INSTRUCTIONS PUBLISHED FOR JUNIOR EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS

04 Aug 2017

Separate Sailing Instructions have been published for the 2017 420 and 470 Junior European Championships.

470 Development News

JOIN THE 470 CLINIC AT THE JUNIOR EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS

27 Jul 2017

The International 470 Class Association launched its four-year development programme with a clinic prior to the 2017 470 World Championships, led by the iconic 470 sailor, Olympic medallists and four-time World Champion, Sofia Bekatorou.

 

View across boatpark at 2016 470 Junior Europeans
470 Continental Championships

470S FOR CHARTER AT JUNIOR EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIP

18 Apr 2017

470s are available for charter at the Junior European Championships in Lake Garda, Italy, with boats provided by NEWBLUE.EU and Nautivela.

NOTICE OF RACE PUBLISHED AND ONLINE ENTRY OPEN FOR 470 JUNIOR EUROPEANS

19 Mar 2017

The Notice of Race for the 2017 420 and 470 Junior European Championships has been published.

Benedetta di Salle/Alessandra Dubbini (ITA)
470 Continental Championships

CLOSING IN ON CHAMPIONSHIP TITLES AT 420/470 JUNIOR EUROPEANS

04 Aug 2016

Lake Balaton was ironed flat on race day 5 at the 2016 GROUPAMA 420/470 Junior European Championships.

Hippolyte Machetti/Sidone Dantes (FRA)
470 Continental Championships

LEADERBOARD SHAPING UP ON DAY 4 AT 470 JUNIOR EUROPEANS

03 Aug 2016

Big breeze this morning as Lake Balaton welcomed the 406 sailors from 23 nations on day 4 of the 2016 GROUPAMA 420/470 Junior European Championships.

Halil Demirel/Firat Sahin (TUR-48)
470 Continental Championships

NO WIND STOPS PLAY ON DAY 3 AT 420/470 JUNIOR EUROPEANS

02 Aug 2016

Postponements ashore and afloat turned into a final conclusion of no wind, no play on race day 3 at the 2016 420/470 Junior Europeans on Lake Balaton.

Malte Winkel/Matti Cipra (GER)
470 Continental Championships

PERFECT CONDITIONS ON RACE DAY 2 AT 470 JUNIOR EUROPEANS

01 Aug 2016

Stunning race conditions on day 2 at the 420 Junior Europeans delivered another full programme, with three races for the 420 Open and U17 fleets, and two for each of the 470 Men and 470 Women.

Benedetta di Salle/Alessandra Dubbini (ITA)
470 Continental Championships

LAKE BALATON SERVES UP TESTING DAY 1 AT 420/470 JUNIOR EUROPEANS

31 Jul 2016

With Saturday’s Opening Ceremony formally kicking off the 2016 420 and 470 Junior European Championship, today racing got underway with a packed 3 race programme for each fleet.

Jordi Xammar/Joan Herp (ESP) win 2014 470 Junior Europeans
470 Continental Championships

JORDI XAMMAR/JOAN HERP (ESP) SEND GREETINGS TO TEAMS AT 420/470 JUNIOR EUROPEANS

30 Jul 2016

Before getting on the plane from Madrid to Rio with the entire Spanish Olympic team, 470 junior stars Jordi Xammar/Joan Herp sent a message to their friends competing in the 470 Class at the Junior Europeans.

470 Continental Championships

ONLINE ENTRY OPEN FOR 2016 470 JUNIOR EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIP

04 May 2016

The Notice of Race has been published and online entry is open for the 2016 420 Junior European Championship, 29 July-5 August.

Balatonfüredi Yacht Club
470 Continental Championships

HUNGARY TO HOST THE 2016 470 JUNIOR EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS

07 Sep 2015

The 2016 470 Junior European Championships will take place from 29 July-6 August at Balatonfüredi Yacht Club, on Lake Balaton in Hungary.

Racing at the 2014 470 Junior Worlds
470 World Championships

AGE LIMIT INCREASES TO 23 FOR 470 JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS

09 Oct 2014

The age limit for teams competing at the 470 Junior Championship will increase to 23 years with effect from 2015.

470 Women Junior European Gold, Silver and Bronze Medallists
470 Continental Championships

420 AND 470 JUNIOR EUROPEAN CHAMPIONS CROWNED

15 Aug 2015

Six days of close racing brought the 2015 420 and 470 Junior European Championships to a close on Saturday 15 August 2015 in Bourgas, Bulgaria.

Matteo Capurro/Matteo Puppo (ITA)
470 Continental Championships

470 MEDAL RACE LINE UP DECIDED AT JUNIOR EUROPEANS

14 Aug 2015

A brief wait ashore at Yacht Club Port Bourgas until early afternoon for the 420 and 470 fleets, when the sea breeze kicked and settled to a stable breeze of around 12 knots.

Bàrbara Cornudella Ravetllat/Sara López Ravetllat (ESP)
470 Continental Championships

FINELY BALANCED LEADERBOARD IN 470 MEN AND WOMEN

13 Aug 2015

Race day 4 at the 2015 420 and 470 Junior Europeans sees the leaders really start to assert their position in the 420 Open and 420 U17 fleet.

Silvia Mas/Paula Barcelo (ESP)
470 Continental Championships

STAR PERFORMANCES ON RACE DAY 3 IN BOURGAS

12 Aug 2015

Race day 3 at the 420 and 470 Junior Europeans featured the first day of final series racing for the 470 Men gold and silver fleets and marked the cut-off point to split the ninety boat 420 Open fleet into gold and silver.

Alexandros Kavvas/Akylas Drougkas (GRE)
470 Continental Championships

BLUE SKY DAY IN BOURGAS ON DAY 2 AT 420 AND 470 JUNIOR EUROPEANS

11 Aug 2015

Race day 2 at the 420 and 470 Junior Europeans saw an increase in breeze out on the two race courses off Bourgas, Bulgaria.

Boat Preparation
470 Continental Championships

470 TEAMS GET TO GRIPS WITH LIGHT WINDS AND BIG SEA AT JUNIOR EUROPEANS

10 Aug 2015

The combined 2015 420 and 470 Junior European Championships got underway today in Bourgas, Bulgaria with two races for all fleets in a light breeze.

470 Junior Fleet Racing
470 Development News

JOIN THE PRE-CHAMPIONSHIP CLINIC AT THE 470 JUNIOR EUROPEANS

11 Jun 2015

Come and join in the pre-Championship Clinic led by 470 Olympian and World Champion Andreas Kosmatopoulos of Greece from 5-7 August in Bourgas, Bulgaria, immediately before the 2015 470 Junior European Championships.

Racing at the 2014 470 Junior Worlds
470 World Championships

AGE LIMIT INCREASES TO 23 FOR 470 JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS

09 Oct 2014

The age limit for teams competing at the 470 Junior Championship will increase to 23 years with effect from 2015.

Racing at the 2014 470 Junior Worlds
470 World Championships

AGE LIMIT INCREASES TO 23 FOR 470 JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS

09 Oct 2014

The age limit for teams competing at the 470 Junior Championship will increase to 23 years with effect from 2015.

Racing at the 2014 470 Junior Worlds
470 World Championships

AGE LIMIT INCREASES TO 23 FOR 470 JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS

09 Oct 2014

The age limit for teams competing at the 470 Junior Championship will increase to 23 years with effect from 2015.

Racing at the 2014 470 Junior Worlds
470 World Championships

AGE LIMIT INCREASES TO 23 FOR 470 JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS

09 Oct 2014

The age limit for teams competing at the 470 Junior Championship will increase to 23 years with effect from 2015.

Racing at the 2014 470 Junior Worlds
470 World Championships

AGE LIMIT INCREASES TO 23 FOR 470 JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS

09 Oct 2014

The age limit for teams competing at the 470 Junior Championship will increase to 23 years with effect from 2015.

Racing at the 2014 470 Junior Worlds
470 World Championships

AGE LIMIT INCREASES TO 23 FOR 470 JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS

09 Oct 2014

The age limit for teams competing at the 470 Junior Championship will increase to 23 years with effect from 2015.

Racing at the 2014 470 Junior Worlds
470 World Championships

AGE LIMIT INCREASES TO 23 FOR 470 JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS

09 Oct 2014

The age limit for teams competing at the 470 Junior Championship will increase to 23 years with effect from 2015.

470 Men and Women Top 10 Teams
470 Continental Championships

Israel and Ukraine win Junior Europeans

22 Aug 2013

A tense final day waiting game at the 420 and 470 Junior Europeans in Pwllheli, Great Britain as teams waited for the forecast 9 knot breeze to fill in.

470 Continental Championships

High Scoring Capsize Filled Day at Junior Europeans

21 Aug 2013

A breezy day of racing at the 420 and 470 Junior European Championships, with some particularly high scorelines for the series leaders in the 420 fleet as the lighter teams were knocked off form in the combination of strong wind and waves.

Anna Kyselova/Anastasiya Krasko (UKR)
470 Continental Championships

Ukraine and Italy Hold Tight To Yellow Leader Bibs

19 Aug 2013

Two more races for all fleets today and the girls steal a march on the 420 Junior European Championships leaderboard, claiming 4 out of the top 5 places in this open fleet.

Italy and Ukraine Top the 470 Junior Euros Leaderboard

18 Aug 2013

In complete contrast from yesterday’s blow out, perfect conditions for racing at the 420 and 470 Junior European Championships out in Cardigan Bay, with sun, breeze and a light chop.

David Charles/Alex Charles (ESP)
470 Continental Championships

Glorious Racing at 470 Junior Europeans

16 Aug 2013

Racing got underway at 1400 hours on Cardigan Bay for the first day of racing at the 420 and 470 Junior Europeans taking place in Pwllheli, Great Britain.

470 Continental Championships

Ready for Kick off at 470 Junior Europeans

15 Aug 2013

Racing at the 420 and 470 Junior European Championships kicks off on Friday 16 August in Pwllheli, Great Britain.

470 Continental Championships

Cat and Mouse Racing at Junior Europeans

20 Aug 2013

A tricky day of racing out on the two races courses today for the 2013 420 and 470 Junior European Championships, with those who kept their heads out of the boat to play the shifts and spot the puffs on the track taking the leaderboard advantage.

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470 Continental Championships

470 Junior Europeans Preview

12 Aug 2010
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470 Continental Championships

Never Lucky To Win a Practice Race

13 Aug 2010
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470 Continental Championships

470 Women on the Verge....

15 Aug 2010
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470 Continental Championships

Perfect Six for 'Slow' Bouvet & Mion

16 Aug 2010
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470 Continental Championships

Sudden Sickness knocks Local 470 Boys out of Contention

17 Aug 2010
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470 Continental Championships

Live Tracking at 470 Junior Europeans

18 Aug 2010
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470 Continental Championships

Ten Bullets confirm Bouvet/Mion as Kings of the 470 Kids

18 Aug 2010
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470 Continental Championships

'Get out of Jail' Card for the Germans

19 Aug 2010
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470 Continental Championships

Two Boat lengths Separate Medals

20 Aug 2010