The 2017 General Assembly Meeting of the International 470 Class Association took place on Saturday 8 July 2017 at the Nautical Club of Thessaloniki, after the second day of measurement and registration.
A cracking opening day at the 2017 470 World Championships in Thessaloniki, Greece rewarded teams with a 3-race scorecard.
The 2017 470 World Championships is taking place from 7-15 July 2017 at the Nautical Club of Thessaloniki, Greece.
Alexander the Great Cup was the warm up event ahead of the 470 Worlds taking place in Thessaloniki, Greece from 7-15 July 2017.
In recent years, the International 470 Class Association has discussed the introduction of a carbon mast and at the 2016 470 General Assembly Meeting on 13 November 2016 in Barcelona, Spain a proposal was put to delegates.
After a beautiful, sun-baked, windy week of racing in Santander, the final day on Sunday 11 June saw a light, 6-8 knot, north westerly breeze under grey skies. Although the air temperature was cool, the competitive sailing was hot and five close Medal Races, entwined with gripping and tense narratives, played out on Santander Bay.
The International 470 Class Association welcomes bids from around the world to host International 470 Championships.