Day 1 of the 2013 North American’s a Tight Battle for the Lead

Day 1 of the 2013 North American Championship for 49er and 49erFX is in the books, and the battle for the lead is tight in both classes. In the men’s fleet, four teams are within 5 points of the lead after 3 races.  The day started out looking very promising, with 15 knots of wind […]

Theatre Style Day of the 2013 North American Championships for 49er Sailing

The final day of the 2013 North American Championships was another light day for the teams competing.  With the whole regatta up for grabs, teams were tested in patience, concentration, and their light air skills. Using the ´First to 10´ format of Theatre Style racing, the day began with the Qualifying Finals.  49er teams placed […]

What 49er Sailors and Fans Can Expect from the Miami Regattas in 2013

Each year the world sailing scene assembles in Miami to race in one of the best off season locations in the world.  Over the past 2 Olympic cycles the Miami Olympic Classes regatta has come into it’s own, with excellent particiapation from around the globe.  This has been especially true for the 49er class, which […]