Rundown on the 2024 Skiff Worlds

The 2024 49er and 49erFX World Championships officially kick off tomorrow in the beautiful and windy Lanzarote, Canary islands. Our excitement is through the roof for this event, and we bet yours is too! Whether you’re a devoted fan, a friend, a supportive family member, or a keen member of the press, here’s your comprehensive […]

1 day on the water with the FX European Champions – Helene & Marie (NOR)

We’re in Lanzarote, getting ready for the big World Championships in March, and guess what? Most teams are here too, getting in some serious training. Join us on the water with Helene and Marie, the European Champions from Norway. FX European Champions training video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a2S1n7VTzG0&t=1s Don’t miss out on the excitement! Join us on our […]

Ian Barrows and Hans Henken Qualify for the Paris 2024 Olympics in US Trials

Ian Barrows and Hans Henken thrive in torturous qualification process to qualify for the Paris 2024 Olympics. Over 7 days of racing and 19 races, the regatta played out primarily among the three elite 49er teams that have extensive experience. Ian Barrows and Hans Henken Qualify for the Paris 2024 Olympics: The top three 49er […]

2023 Asian Championships – China qualifies for Paris 2024

The 2023 Asian Sailing Championships in Pattaya, Thailand, brought together sailors from all over Asia for a thrilling competition. Held in the beautiful Gulf of Thailand, the event showcased the best sailing talent in the region, with teams competing for medals and a chance to qualify for the Paris 2024 Olympics. China wins the spot […]

European Championship – How to follow the race

We have officially kicked off the 2023 Nacra 17, 49er and 49erFX European Championship in Vilamoura, Portugal!  Last night, we had around 400 sailors of 34 nationalities, nearly 100 coaches and numerous organisers and supporters gathered at the Vilamoura Marina for the opening ceremony. Today, the racing started at 12:00 UTC, with 2 fleets for […]

Closing Day for 49er and 49erFX at the 2023 Pan American Games

The final day of sailing at the 2023 Pan American Games provided a beautiful show, with medal races in the 49er and 49erFX classes that had spectators on the edge of their seats. The competition was fierce, the stakes were high, and the world-class sailors delivered a day of great action. Pan American Games: 49er […]

Olympic Dreams on the Line in Pan-American Games

Day 5 at the Pan-American Games has brought great action and intense competition in the skiff sailing regatta, with Olympic Dreams on the line. 49er Class in Pan-American Games: The 49er class featured some exciting battles, with the American duo of Ian Barrows and Hans Henken leading the charge with 16 points. They demonstrated their […]

It’s a wrap: Test event for the European championships

In the lead-up to the European Championships, which also serves as an Olympic qualification event starting on November 8th, the PROW GROUP European Warm UP 2.0 Regatta recently took place from October 26th to 29th in the charming setting of Vilamoura. This regatta wasn’t just practice; it was a showcase of talent and fierce competition. […]