The championships were the principal qualification regatta for the 2008 Olympic Sailing Competition, with 75% of all national places decided.
The venue extends from the Marina, around the Cascais Fort, the Yacht Club and finally the Beach which is located in front of the Town Hall.
On-shore facilities will include:
Up to 8 race courses, over 3 major race areas, can be set dependant upon weather conditions, and the needs of the race calendar. The month of July is the most favorable not only in terms of weather and wind conditions, but also will allow enjoying the full tourism potential of the region.
Clube Naval de Cascais
Federação Portuguesa de Vela
Marina de CascaisEstoril Coast Tourism Board
The Portuguese Government
The Mayor of Cascais
The Estoril Coast Tourism Board
This notice explains the access and usage of professional photographs produced by the Official Event Photographers.
The Organizing Committee in Cascais has appointed Official Event Photographers for the Sailing World Championships.
There will be 3 main photographers, led by Joao Ferrand, an experienced sailing photographer.
The photographs from the Event will be available every day via the Event Website http://www.cascaisworlds2007.com/. There will be instructions on the site for access and how to download. The commercial rights of the photographer must be protected, so the use of these photos is for strictly non-commercial use only. A definition of this can be seen below.
After the Event, the photo library will transfer to ISAF and you can request images from firstname.lastname@example.org
Again these images will be available for non-commercial use.
Definition of non-commercial use:
By definition, non-commercial use refers to any use that does not generate income or is not used to promote the generation of income.
* internal publications * office decoration
* brochures * leaflets
* flyers * intranet use
* editorial web use * online galleries
* internal presentations * press releases that cover the event
* class/MNA internet use not related to income generation
The International Sailing Federation has appointed Csi sports as the official TV Production and distribution partner of the ISAF Sailing World Championships 2007.