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NEW 470 CLASS RULES PUBLISHED

22 Feb 2017

Following on from the changes to the 470 Class Rules as approved at the 2016 470 General Assembly Meeting held on Sunday 13 November 2017, the revised Class Rules have been approved and published by World Sailing effective 17 February 2017.

Racing at 2017 Australian 470 National Championship
470 National Championships

BELCHER/RYAN AND SMITH/CATT WIN AT AUSSIE 470 NATIONALS

13 Feb 2017

Six races over two days of tricky racing pitched Mat Belcher/Will Ryan to overall victory, with Carrie Smith/Amelia Catt in second and top women's team at the 2017 Australian 470 National Championships, hosted at Wangi RSL Amateur Sailing Club on Lake Macquarie, 11-12 February .

Afrodite Zegers/Anneloes van Veen (NED) win SWC Miami 2017
ISAF Rankings

DUTCH STEAM THROUGH TO CLAIM WORLD #1 470 WOMEN RANKINGS

03 Feb 2017

The first release of the World Rankings for 2017, published on 30 January 2017, sees the Dutch partnership of Afrodite Zegers/Anneloes van Veen take control of the 470 Women leaderboard, whilst Australia's Mat Belcher/Will Ryan remain unchallenged in the 470 Men.

Sam Barnett/Zak Merton (NZL) on their way to victory
470 National Championships

NEW ZEALAND 470 NATIONALS PITCH YOUTH AND MASTERS TOGETHER

01 Feb 2017

Tauranga Yacht and Power Boat Club hosted awesome New Zealand 470 Nationals from 20-22 January.

Afrodite Zegers/Anneloes van Veen (NED) win SWC Miami 2017
ISAF Sailing World Cup

HITTING THE RIGHT NOTES IN MIAMI

30 Jan 2017

Pitch perfect wins for Afrodite Zegers and Anneloes van Veen (NED) in the 470 Women and Stuart McNay and David Hughes (USA) in the 470 Men on Medal Race day at the 2017 World Series Cup Miami presented by Sunbrella, Sunday 29 January 2017..

Racing in Miami
ISAF Sailing World Cup

REPORT FROM DAY 2 AT SAILING WORLD CUP MIAMI

26 Jan 2017

Even sailors who have committed in advance to another campaign traditionally take some time away from the sport after the Olympic Games. 

470 Continental Championships

ACCOMMODATION INFORMATION FOR 2017 EUROPEANS

20 Jan 2017

Set in an idyllic location on the Mediterranean Sea, the Yacht Club de Monaco will host the 2017 470 European Championship from 6-13 May 2017.

470s racing at Enoshima
470 World Championships

CHARTER BOAT OPTIONS FOR 470 JUNIOR WORLDS

19 Jan 2017

The Organizing Committee for the 2017 470 Junior World Championships have a range of charter boat offers available for the 2017 Junior Worlds, 2017 All Japan Championship and 2017 Enoshima Olympic Week.

Afrodite Zegers/Anneloes van Veen (NED) racing in Rio
ISAF Sailing World Cup

STRONG 470 LINE-UP AT SAILING WORLD CUP MIAMI

18 Jan 2017

On the first stop of World Sailing's 2017 World Cup Series in Miami, USA, a strong 470 fleet will make-up some of the 452 sailors who will descend on  Regatta Park at Coconut Grove, Miami from 22-29 January 2017.

Giacomo Ferrari/Giulio Calabro (ITA) win 2017 470 North American Championship
470 General Event News

ITALY'S GIACOMO FERRARI/GIULIO CALABRO WIN 470 NORTH AMERICANS

17 Jan 2017

A fiercely fought play off for the podium at the 2017 470 North American Championship, 14016 January 2016 hosted at Coconut Grove Sailing Club, Miami, pitched Italy's young pairing of Giacomo Ferrari/Giulio Calabro to victory.