MNAs do not have to confirm the names of the individual sailors they will be sending to the Olympic Test Event until Thursday 23 June 2011 but it is essential entries to the event are made by Tuesday 31 May.
All MNAs that have not already registered with the London Organising Committee of the Olympic Games (LOCOG) should do so by contacting the LOCOG sailing team here.
London 2012 Games Olympic Sailing Competition
The London 2012 Olympic Games Sailing Competition will take place at the Weymouth and Portland Sailing Academy and Portland Marina, located in Dorset on the South Coast of England and will feature 380 athletes competing across 10 events.
Racing is scheduled to take place from 29 July to 11 August.
At the 2012 Games sailing will introduce women's match racing for the first time. The racing format will be a single round-robin, quarter finals, semi-finals and then the finals. The nine fleet racing events will all sail an opening series before the top ten in each event contest a double-points Medal Race to decide the final positions. The Medal Races have a target time of approximately 30 minutes and will take place close to the shore at the Nothe to allow spectators ashore to get close up to the action.
ISAF Olympic Website - www.sailing.org/olympics
2012 London Olympic Games Website - www.london2012.com