A record number of 80 nations will be in attendance at the 45th ISAF Youth Sailing World Championships in Langkawi, Malaysia at the end of the year after the conclusion of the Youth World Emerging Nations Program (ENP). Check out a Hungary summary video below and find out more here - http://www.isafyouthworlds.com/news/41412.php
Jordi Xammar, one of the rising stars of world sailing, has set his own personal speed record on the water in Abu Dhabi, but the young Spaniard was happy to slow down dramatically on the World Cup stage today.
Abu Dhabi will be lit up with Olympic sailors and an Open Kiteboarding fleet in just a few days. Get ready for the ISAF Sailing World Cup Final ladies and gentleman! Find out more info here - http://www.sailing.org/worldcup/home.php
At the end of August ten sailors from six countries, supported by their coaches, attended the first ISAF Paralympic Development Program clinic in Weymouth and Portland, Great Britain.
Led by Betsy Alison, US Sailing Paralympic Coach and Chair of the Disabled Sailing Committee, with support from Matt Grier, Royal Yachting Association Paralympic Development Coach and Jacob Haug, a 2.4mR coach sailors and coaches were put through their paces.
Throughout the clinic sailors benefited from on-water expertise, sailing in the Paralympic one-person keelboat, the 2.4mR, as well as daily on-shore briefings.
World Sailing TV were on-hand to capture the moment and you can view the video here.
ISAF Member National Authority delegates working in Training, Coaching and Development within the MNA are invited to attend the 2016 Development Symposium set to be held in Singapore from 2-4 February 2016.
Andrew Murdoch kept the home crowd happy on the opening day of the 2015 Finn Gold Cup in Takapuna, New Zealand after winning the opening race to lead overnight. After two races, he is on equal points with defending champion Giles Scott (GBR) with Ed Wright (GBR) nine points back. The second race was won by Björn Allansson (SWE).
So you're heading to Langkawi this December for the 2015 ISAF Youth Sailing World Championships. You know what to do, you know where you're staying, you know what you're going to eat but do you know where you'll be sailing and what conditions to expect?