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470 Continental Championships

FIRST DAY OF 2019 470 SOUTH AMERICAN CHAMPIONSHIP IN BRAZIL...

14 Mar 2019

Nine teams take place in the Championship (8 from Brazil and 1 from Argentina) which continues until Sunday March 17th.

Ryunosuke Harada and Naoko Kamata at Japan International Boat Show 2019
470 General News

JPN 470 CLASS OLYMPIANS AT JAPAN INT' BOAT SHOW 2019

12 Mar 2019

Ryunosuke Harada who participated in the men's 470 class in the 2012 London Olympics and Naoko Kamata who participated in the women's 470 class in the 2008 Beijing Olympics were invited to hold a talk show  and held  a Q and A session twice.

470 National Championships

JORDI XAMMAR HERNANDEZ / NICOLÁS RODRÍGUEZ GARCÍA-PAZ WIN 2019 470 SPANISH CHAMPIONSHIP

11 Mar 2019

They dominated the race the three days without giving option to their rivals.

Anton Dahlberg/Fredrik Bergstrom win 2019 Carnival Race
470 General Event News

DAHLBERG/BERGSTRÖM WIN 2019 CARNIVAL RACE

24 Feb 2019

Swedish duo Anton Dahlberg / Fredrik Bergstrom won gold in the 5th edition of Carnival Race, an international event hosted by the Yacht Club Sanremo in Marina degli Aregai from 21 to 24 February, 2019.

2018 Youth Sailing World Championships. Carmen (left) and Emma Cowles (right)
470 General News

CARMEN AND EMMA COWLES WIN US SAILING ROLEX YACHTWOMAN OF THE YEAR AWARD

22 Feb 2019

The Cowles have their sights set on another podium finish on the grandest stage as they are committed to campaigning for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games in the Women’s 470. They are also looking forward to racing on the college sailing circuit starting in the fall of 2020 for Yale University.

470 M - Zangjun XU/Chao WAN (CHN) @ 2019 WCS Miami
ISAF Rankings

WORLD SAILING RANKINGS - RELEASED 6 FEBRUARY 2019

14 Feb 2019

Latest World Sailing Rankings were released on Wednesday 6 February. No change at the top of the 470 standings, with Mat Belcher/Will Ryan (AUS) and Ai Kondo Yoshida / Miho Yoshioka (JPN) keep dominating the podiums.

470 General Event News

THE TROFEO PRINCESA SOFIA IBEROSTAR REACHES ITS 50TH ANNIVERSARY IN THE OLYMPIC SAILING ELITE

08 Feb 2019

The Trofeo Princesa Sofia Iberostar celebrates this year its 50th anniversary in the elite of Olympic sailing in a record edition, to be held in Majorcan waters from 29th March to 6th April, organised by Club Nàutic S’Arenal, Club Marítimo San Antonio de la Playa, Real Club Náutico de Palma and the Balearic and Spanish federations.

 

Jess Lavery and Ian Walker in the John Merricks Tiger Trophy 2019
470 General News

JOHN MERRICKS TIGER TROPHY WAS CONCLUDED WITH A TIGHT, HANDICAP COMPETITION OF OVER 100 ENTRIES

04 Feb 2019

Round six of the Selden SailJuice Winter Series, the John Merricks Tiger Trophy, attracted 118 boats to the start line despite the horrendous wind chill factor. Old boys Neil Marsden and Jonny McGovern showed the nippers how to race a 420 at warp speed...

Jordi XAMMAR HERNANDEZ/Nicolás RODRÍGUEZ GARCÍA-PAZ (ESP) 470 M winners of 2019 WCS Miami
Sailing World Cup

CALLING THE SHIFTS EQUALS SUCCESS AT HEMPEL WORLD CUP SERIES MIAMI

03 Feb 2019

Correctly calling first shift is great. Plenty of sailing races have been won by the person or team who anticipates the first wobble in the breeze and positions correctly to best take advantage of it.