Sailing News

Corona update – Sailracing on halt until at least end of April

With the escalation of the Corona crisis, further regattas were canceled or postponed yesterday. The biggest sailing event world-wide, – the Optimist Garda on Easter – has been postponed to June at the same venue just before the Optimist World Championship. —– But the sailing activity off the water does not stop. News about the Americas Cup remaining without the planned World Series in Cagliari ITA and most likely in Portsmouth GBR, the unsolved conflict within the Laser Class between the Class Association ILCA and the manufacturer Laser Performance, having led to the creation of a The Laser Class, a new class organisation, the heavy impact on the schedule of the highly pushed SailGP of Larry Ellison and Russell Coutts, the rescheduling of Olympic qualifications and last but not least the Olympic Games to begin … or not … on July 24, and more …. We will continue to report daily and take the opportunity to compile more background reports and videos for you. Stay tuned … visit us daily!