Sailing News

Offshore Racing – Quo Vadis World Sailing ?

Over the last fortnight, World Sailing, the international sailing federation, has made two important announcements: the first World Offshore Championship has been confirmed for October 2020 and will be held in Valetta (Malta), and then two weeks later, it was confirmed that the L30 Yacht has been chosen as the boat for this competition. Does this second decision give a long awaited indication to the future one-design boat for the offshore racing in the 2024 Paris Olympics? Read the very informative investigation of Tips & Shaft on this much disputed project.