Olympic classes

Olympic classes

Seven classes of sailboat eligible for competition in the Olympic games: Finn, Flying Dutchman, 470, Soling, Star, Tornado, Windglider.
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The National Sailing Championships 2019 in three Olympic Classes of boats concluded after protest hearing by the national jury.
The Laser 4.7 is a hugely popular single-handed youth class which is a stepping stone to the Olympic classes Laser Standard and Radial.
Olympic Classes will compete for the first four days of the regatta with Australian Sailing Team and Squad Crews set to try to tame Sydney Harbour.
Those who go into action in Abu Dhabi will be competing for World Cup titles in eight of the 10 Olympic classes, as well as kite-surfing, and the top-three finishers in each will earn a share of a $220,000 (Dh808,000) prize fund.
The team was selected for eight weight categories,out of which six are Olympic classes for which berths can be earned at the World Championships.
Britain also came home with silver in the men's pair and the men's coxed pair and bronze in the lightweight men's four in the Olympic classes and the lightweight men's pair in the international classes.
On the back of three Olympic classes regattas at Hyeres in France, Garda in Italy and Medemblik in Holland, Al Kindi has travelled to Weymouth in England where the sailing competition for the London Olympics 2012 was held.
Britain has qualified boats for 13 of the 14 Olympic classes and there could be some great stories.
Britain head into the Olympics with a realistic chance of securing a medal in all 10 Olympic classes, with an exciting blend of youth and experience varying from three-time gold medallist Ainslie to Olympic debutant Alison Young.
Dempsey Clark and Mills aren't Britain's only sailing medal hope heading into London 2012, the team having come away with silverware in eight of the 10 Olympic classes and all three Paralympic events at this month's Sail for Gold.
The Munich World Cup is the last international regatta before London 2012 and Britain have an impressive 14 finalists in action across 12 Olympic classes.
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