The Nacra 17 & 49er International Classes are thrilled to announce our partnership with FORWARD WIP becoming our Official Technical Clothing Partner. The five-year sponsorship agreement will run until the end of 2024 and will see both partners work collaboratively to further develop and market the sport in new and existing territory. Thanks to a […]

Andrew Simpson Foundation Has 49er and 49erFX in Garda Training Center

49er and FX training on Lake Garda The Andrew Simpson Watersports Centre Lake Garda has recently purchased three 49ers and three FXs with the aim to host teams, run clinics and offer transitional training to anyone who sails or is aiming to sail/compete in the 49er or FX classes. With on site accommodation, a restaurant, […]

Magic Marine Resume as Official Clothing Partner of 49er and 49erFX

Supporting Skiff Sailors and Cat Sailors on the Road to Tokyo 2020  The International 49er Class and International Nacra 17 Class are delighted to announce their partnership with renowned sailing apparel manufacturer Magic Marine. Magic Marine is a favourite of numerous top sailors across the entire spectrum of the sport, and the partnership will see […]

Adidas Sailing Partners with International 49er, 49erFX and Nacra 17

Riga, Latvia 12th June, 2017 – Adidas Sailing – Marine Clothing, Apparel, Accessories and footwear manufacturer, has entered into a partnership agreement with the International 49er and International Nacra 17 Class Associations, representing Olympic 49er, 49erFX, and Nacra 17 sailing. The agreement will see Adidas Sailing appointed as exclusive partner in the category of Clothing, […]

Olympic Sailors Bettering Pro Sailors At America’s Cup

The 2017 America’s Cup is the first real racing we’ve seen since 2007. After a deed of gifts Cup and then a learning to foil cup, 2017 has brought great racing to the biggest stage, and things have changed drastically since 2007. Gone are the huge crews and teams that can man 2 massive monohulls. […]

Reserve Your 49er Timepiece!

Together with our Timing Sponsors  Spinnaker Watches, we are releasing a limited edition regatta racing watch. This timepiece has been customised for the sport of professional and competitive sailing. A silicon band reduces weight while offering extreme durability, a screw down crown ensures for an impermeable timepiece and a high visibility colour scheme helps to operate […]

Sneak Peak of 49er Branded Spinnaker Watch

After announcing that Spinnaker Watches will be the Official Timing Partner to the 49er sailing class for the 2017 season , the brand is proud to preview their new Co-labelled timepiece with the 49er class. The Limited Edition, Amalfi Yacht Racer has been custom made with the 49er class to optimize its performance both on […]

Spinnaker Watches Sponsors the 49er Class

Spinnaker Watches have sponsored the 49er sailing class and are partnering for 2017 competitive sailing season to be the Official Timekeeping Partners. Combining both the need for impeccable technical and physical ability, the 49er sailing class provides well rounded entertainment to the sailing world from March through to August. The circuit in 2016 saw the […]

Day 5 Magic Marine Daily Show

Day 5 at the 2015 Worlds saw some big changes to the scores, we talk about the squad culture its advantages and its challenges.