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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.