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470 Continental Championships

MIXED CREWS WELCOMED ON 470 EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIP IN MAY

06 Apr 2019

The Notice of Race for the European Championship has been amended as follows:

Anton DAHLBERG/Fredrik BERGSTRÖM (SWE)
470 General Event News

VICTORY ASSURED IN 470 MEN AT TROFEO PRINCESA SOFIA IBEROSTAR

05 Apr 2019

Sweden’s 470 duo Anton Dahlberg and Frederik Bergström secured overall victory in a strong division at this key season opening event before their medal race.

Anton DAHLBERG/Fredrik BERGSTRÖM (SWE)
470 General Event News

SELECTION PRESSURES TELLING AT THE SOFIA IBEROSTAR

04 Apr 2019

A brisk, NW’ly mistral wind, blowing offshore required contenders at Mallorca’s 50th anniversary Trofeo Princesa Sofia Iberostar to do their best to deal with big changes in wind direction and strength.

David BARGEHR/Lukas MÄHR (AUT)
470 General Event News

RESPONDING TO THE PRESSURE AS THE SOFIA IBEROSTAR FINALS ARRIVE

03 Apr 2019

As the split from qualifying to finals racing arrived today at the Trofeo Princesa Sofia Iberostar, so the strongest breeze of the regatta so far arrived as if on cue. The step up to gold fleet racing can be a blessing or a curse.

470 General Event News

CHALLENGING PALMA SEA BREEZE TESTS THE SOFIA IBEROSTAR

02 Apr 2019

​While it is a perfect kick start to the Olympic classes season in Europe, the annual Trofeo Princesa Sofia Iberostar serves as a touchstone for year-on-year progress. This time last year, the French womens 470 duo Camille Lecointre and Aloise Retornaz were a new partnership, helm Lecointre having won a bronze medal in Rio with Helene Defrance.

Jordi XAMMAR/Nicolas RODRIGUEZ (ESP)
470 General Event News

EXPERIENCE PREVAILS ON THE BAY OF PALMA AS THE TROFEO PRINCESA SOFIA IBEROSTAR OPENS

01 Apr 2019

A long opening day of the 50th anniversary edition of the Trofeo Princesa Sofia IBEROSTAR was more frustrating for the classes which were sent out to race earlier in the day as they had to contend with an unsettled, very light offshore wind before the afternoon sea breeze which took time to fill.

470 General Event News

TROFEO PRINCESA SOFÍA IBEROSTAR BATTLES START TOMORROW APRIL 1ST!

31 Mar 2019

50th edition of Trofeo S.A.R. Princeca Sofia Iberostar starts tomorrow April 1st, on the beautiful waters of Palma's bay. 118 470 class entries are confirmed with Men's Division being a Men's/Mixed one!  

470 General Event News

OLYMPIC SAILORS AT THE SOFÍA IBEROSTAR CLEAN THE PLAYA DE PALMA

29 Mar 2019

Olympic sailors taking part in the 50th edition of the Trofeo SAR Princesa Sofía Iberostar carried out on Thursday a beach clean at Arenal and Can Pastilla beaches to makes their colleague sailors and citizens aware of the importance of keeping natural areas free of debris. 

470 Racing @ Rio 2016 Sailing Competition
Olympics

CLOSING IN ON OLYMPIC QUALIFICATION FOR TOKYO 2020

28 Mar 2019

The Qualification System for the Games of the XXXII Olympiad Tokyo 2020 sets out the qualification system for each of the ten Olympic Sailing events and the 350 athletes.

Hannah Mills/Eilidh Mcintyre (GBR) @49 Trofeo Princesa Sofia Iberostar
470 General News

MORE THAN 1200 ATHLETES WILL TAKE PART IN THE 50 TROFEO PRINCESA SOFÍA IBEROSTAR

21 Mar 2019

Registration is still open and the Mallorca Olympic Classes regatta has over 850 boats entered in the event. Nine out of the ten current Olympic World champions will compete in Mallorca.