World Sailing has dismissed claims the name of the one-person class will be changed from laser to ILCA Dinghy at next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo due to an ongoing equipment dispute.
The Hague in the Netherlands is set to host the 2021 Youth Sailing World Championships as the sport's worldwide governing body confirmed it had not received any bids for the 2022 edition of the event.
Defending champions Nico Parlier of France and the United States’ Daniela Moroz began impressively on the opening day of the Formula Kite World Championships in Lake Garda.
Brazilian sailors won the women's 470 and the Finn events on the final day of the Sailing World Cup in Genoa.
Australia's David and Lachy Gilmour won the 49er medal race at the Sailing World Cup in Genoa with New Zealand sailors claiming silver and bronze.
Italian duo Carlotta Omari and Matilda Distefano took the lead in the 49erFX event at the Sailing World Cup in Genoa.
Switzerland's Maud Jayet and Norway's Flem Høst won in the laser radial at the Sailing World Cup in Genoa.
Odile van Aanholt and Marieke Jongens of the Netherlands won three 49erFX races today to lead at the Sailing World Cup in Genoa.
Norway’s Hermann Tomasgaard and Croatia’s Tonči Stipanovićc picked up the first laser wins on the second day of racing at the Sailing World Cup in Genoa.
Germany's Tim Fischer and Fabian Graf got off to a perfect start in the men's skiff - 49er as the first ever Hempel World Cup Series event in Italy began in Genoa with racing in the 49er, 49erFX and Nacra 17, due to conclude on Saturday (April 20).
Lilian De Geus of The Netherlands finished with the gold medal at the RS:X Windsurfing European Championships, also winning the overall title at the week-long regatta in Palma de Mallorca by three points from China’s Yunxiu Lu.
A dispute within the laser class has escalated after its international organisation ended a build agreement with its largest manufacturer in a move which could have consequences for the one-person sailing events at the 2024 Olympic Games in Paris.
Kilroy Realty Corporation – an industry-leading commercial real estate company – has become a primary sponsor of the US Sailing Team.
The International Laser Class Association (ILCA) is looking for a new company to manufacture the Olympic boat after stripping an existing partner of its rights as an approved builder.
Ireland’s hopes of delivering medals at next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo have received a boost with the official opening of the Irish Sailing High Performance Headquarters in Dún Laoghaire.