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World Sailing – What is happening three Months before the General Assembly


Yesterday in the Norwegian SeilMmagasinet.no, the journalist Mikkel Thommessen summarized the situation at World Sailing just three months before the annual meeting with new elections due to Covid-19 virtually on the Internet instead of a session in Abu Dhabi. Here the Google translation in English —– Two of the three lawsuits against World Sailing President Kim Anderson DEN are still pending at the Ethics Commission. —– Some National Member Authorities are outraged by the first letter from the new World Sailing CEO, in office since the beginning of July, who felt compelled to distribute blames to countries wanting to review the World Sailing proposal for the 2024 Olympic classes that will formally be decided by the IOC in December 2020. —– Three presidential candidates line up to vote out heavily criticized President Anderson. —– Some Vice Presidential candidates have expressed interest, two of which are formal.