April 4th, 2016
The famous Bay of Palma dealt the armada of over 800 boats competing at the 47th Trofeo Princesa Sofia IBEROSTAR a full range of different breezes, just what was really wanted by those sailors who have their courses set towards the 2016 Olympic regatta in Rio.
For the first time Spain's showcase Olympic event offered European...
March 4th, 2016
After 12 races in all conditions of wind and waves was finally Swedish Jesper Stalheim SWE who won today the European Laser Senior Championship 2016 in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain.
Jesper Stalheim SWE is new Laser European champion
Variable weather conditions made tournament very exciting for sailors to compete. There was a...
March 4th, 2016
Most of best Laser Radial European sailors (Belgium Evi Van Acker wasn't part of competition) where racing this week in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain, for the European Laser Radial Women's Championship 2016. Once again was Dutch sailor Marit Bouwmeester NED who won a major event, becoming one of stronger candidates for Gold in Rio...
January 3rd, 2016
The final day of the 2015 ISAF Youth World Championship produced some tense finishes as medal places were mixed about on the waters of Langkawi, Malaysia.
Lighter winds awaited the record 425 sailors from 76 nations to end a regatta that has seen a constant 20 knots throughout. With the wind halved, tactics and surprises were in store...
January 2nd, 2016
The first gold medal of the 2015 Youth Worlds has gone to Australia as Alistair Young AUS has won the boy's Laser Radial competition. With an uncatchable 21 points total, Young can go in to the final race safe in the knowledge that his work is done despite a bad day by his standards.
Alistair Young AUS is new 2015 Youth World...
November 28th, 2015
The Laser Radial Women’s World Championship, organized by Oman Sail, concluded today with Anne-Marie Rindom from Denmark securing the overall World Championship title.
Anne-Marie Rindom is 2015 Laser Radial World Champion
The 24-year-old Scandinavian representing Horsens Sejlklub in Jutland, managed to stay cool on a somewhat...
November 2nd, 2015
The battle for gold in the Laser Radial was one of the most intriguing of the World Cup final, and ultimately it went to Josefin Olsson SWE who had trailed Marit Bouwmeester NED by a single point overnight.
"This is my first World Cup win so it feels great”, said Olsson, "It's always good to win the final. It means a lot to be up...
September 21st, 2015
The second day of the Delta Lloyd Open Dutch was, like the first day, characterized by beautiful sailing conditions. The northerly wind makes for challenging waves.
In Laser Standard and after 8 races winner was Niels Broekhuizen NED with 12 points. Yuri Hummel NED and Max Rebel NED completed podium with 14 and 24 units respectively....
August 26th, 2015
Maxime Jonker NED and Joel Rodriguez ESP are the new 2015 Laser Youth World champions! Joel was also crowned U19 category champion within boys fleet. Congrats!
2015 Laser Standard U21 Worlds
After 11 races Spanish Joel Rodriguez ESP won U21 and U19 tournament with 40 points, winning three of races and also getting three 2nd...
July 9th, 2015
And finally Nick Thompson GBR is new 2015 Laser World Champion!
Do you remember one of our insides before tournament?; "Laser Worlds 2015 Inside #2, British seeking 4G"
So Nick Thompson has achieve 4th British Gold Medal on Laser Worlds history! Congrats Nick and whole British Sailing Team!
Previous Gold British medallists at...
August 11th, 2014Monika Mikkola FIN is the new Laser Radial Youth World champion on female's fleet.
After 11 races Finland counted 33 points, followed by Maria Erdi HUN (45) and Maite Carlier BEL (49).
Martina Reino ESP was best classified among Spanish fleet, placed 7th overall, followed by Maria Cabrera Perez ESP in 10th.
Clara Ben-Amor CHI was the...
July 27th, 2014Leading from the beginning of tournament and after 10 races Poland Jonasz Stelmaszyc (1-1-1-1-8-3-6-DSQ-1-9) was crowned the new Laser Radial champion 2014 in his own country among male's fleet with 22 points.
Second place was for a Poland laserist also, Marcin Rudawski, with 28. Third place for Belgium William De Smet (42 pt).
October 14th, 2013
Holland's Rutger van Schaardenburg won the men's Laser comfortably, finishing third in the medal race."I'm pleased with the results and the way we sailed", said recent silver medallist at the European Championships.
"My position was comfortable but the conditions were not comfortable and even if were in front a lot could happen which...
September 22nd, 2013
Brazilian Bruno Fontes was crowned today as new South American Champion 2013 in Laser Standard class. Silver was for Argentine's Olympic sailor Julio Alsogaray. Third place had a dispute over a protest between Chilean Matias del Solar and Argentine Juan Pablo Bisio, which finally went to the latter.
You can visit Bruno Fontes official...
September 6th, 2013
Croatian Tonci Stipanovic and Irish Annalise Murphy could finally win the Laser European & World Championships 2013 played in Dublin Bay, Ireland.
Stipanovic secured the Laser Men’s European title for the third time, following wins in 2010 and 2011. But it was only within the final 500 metres of the last race that he took the...