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Ryutaro Kawai and Taro Nakazawa JPN competing in first ever home World Cup Series in Gamagori, Japan
Sailing World Cup

PRESSURE ON JAPANESE TEAM AT FIRST EVER HOME WORLD CUP SERIES EVENT

17 Oct 2017

Japan's sailors racing at their first ever home World Cup Series event will not only have to deal with the weight of expectation from their nation, but also the pressure of selection trials for the 2018 Japanese Sailing Team.

Tetsuya Isozaki and Akira Takayanagi (JPN) - 2017 World Cup Series Final, Santander, Spain
ISAF News

JAPANESE OPENING FOR THE 2017-18 WORLD CUP SERIES

12 Oct 2017

Gamagori, Japan will play host to the opening event of Sailing's 2017-18 World Cup Series with more than 290 world class sailors from 40 nations ready to race across eight classes from 15-22 October.

Giacomo FERRARI/Giulio CALABRO (ITA) racing at the 470 Junior Worlds in Enoshima, Japan
ISAF Rankings

WORLD SAILING RANKINGS - RELEASED 4 SEPTEMBER 2017

13 Sep 2017

Latest World Sailing Rankings were released on Monday 4 September, featuring no change at the top of the 470 standings, with Mat Belcher/Will Ryan (AUS) and Afrodite Zegers/Anneloes van Veen (NED) still headlining the men and women.

British 470 Nationals - Fleet Leaders
470 National Championships

17 TEAMS LINE UP FOR BRITISH 470 NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS

12 Sep 2017

Hosted at Castle Cove Sailing Club from 9-10 September, racing at the 2017 470 British National Championships unfolded on the waters of the 2012 Olympic Sailing Competition off Weymouth.

Hippolyte Machetti/Sidoine Dantès (FRA-79)
470 World Championships

470 JUNIOR WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP TITLES TO FRANCE AND SPAIN

02 Sep 2017

Spain’s Silvia Mas Depares/Paula Barcelo Martin today successfully defended their Junior World title and France’s Hippolyte Machetti/Sidoine Dantès claimed their first 470 Junior World Championship victory.

Daichi Takayama/Naoya Kimura (JPN-4601)
470 General Event News

ANOTHER DAY FEELING THE IMPACT OF THE TORNADO’S STRONG NORTH WIND

01 Sep 2017

Today Typhoon #15 changed direction, again influencing the weather conditions at Enoshima and serving up another thrilling two races.

470 Continental Championships

SURVIVAL AT 470 JUNIOR WORLDS IN ENOSHIMA AS TYPHOON #15 EDGES CLOSER

31 Aug 2017

With the imminent arrival of Typhoon No. 15 in 2 days, the advance weather conditions kicked up the breeze and sea on race day 4 at the 2017 470 Junior World  Championships in Japan.

470 Men racing on day 3
470 General Event News

SHIFTY AND UNPREDICTABLE BREEZE TESTS TEAMS ON RACE DAY 3 AT JUNIOR WORLDS

30 Aug 2017

A gentle southerly sea breeze started to fill in the race area around 1100 hours with a breeze of 10 knots when racing was scheduled to start.

Daichi Takayama/Naoya Kimura (JPN-4601)
470 World Championships

ENOSHIMA TEASES TEAMS WITH TRICKY BREEZE ON OPENING DAY AT JUNIOR WORLDS

28 Aug 2017

Reading the breeze was definitely a challenge for teams today, as the wind fluctuated in pressure and direction as light winds greeted teams for the opening day of the 2017 470 Junior World Championship in Enoshima, Japan.

Traditional Japanese Drumming at Opening Ceremony
470 World Championships

JAPANESE DRUMMING SETS THE PACE FOR 470 JUNIOR WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS

27 Aug 2017

The 2017 470 Junior Worlds has descended on the iconic sailing venue of Enoshima Yacht Harbour, host to the 1964 Olympic Sailing Competition and to the upcoming 2020 Olympic Games.