After 19 races in the first event 49er Intergalactic Championship of Rio, the final race was the decider for the 49erFX fleet was who beat who wins between Charlotte Dobson…Read More
Day 3 - Intergalactics of Rio Six races were held in the medal race area right in front of Flamenco beach on day 3 of the Intergalactic championships in Rio.…Read More
Day 2 - Intergalactic Championship in Rio Fantastic Conditions The sea breeze kicked in early on the Olympic waters of Rio. By the 1:00 pm start line 10-14 knots of…Read More
The first day of the 2013 Rio Intergalactic had conditions very similar to what sailors can expect at the Rio Olympics. There are two options for the breeze here in…Read More
10 of the best 49er teams and 4 of the best 49erFX teams face off in Olympic waters to test themselves and the race course 2 years out from the…Read More
This is the first Intergalactic Championship of Rio and is the brainchild of Brazilian sail Thomas Lowbeer. Thomas is the South American president and organized a number of foreign teams who wanted to spend time in Rio to come in December and have a regatta.
There are top 49er teams in both the 49er & 49erFX including:
The 4 day regatta should be a fun one with so many top 10 teams all chasing the Olympic dream!