Medal Races in Miami Decide the Winners

49erFX The stage was set for an action packed first race of the day. Alex Maloney with Molly Meech (NZL) had a commanding but catchable lead ahead of two chasers, Martine Grael with Kahena Kunze (BRA) and Charlotte Dobson with Saskia Tidey (GBR). A sunny Miami day at minimum wind strength meant it was guaranteed […]

Medalists Decided in 49erFX – Color To Be Determined

Alex Maloney with Molly Meech (NZL) gave up their lead after today’s first race, but then stormed back in the second and third race to retake the lead and now sit 12 points ahead of the rest heading into the medal race. Charlotte Dobson with Saskia Tikey (GBR) rode yesterdays wave and pulled into first […]

Miami Medal Race Live Preview

  The sun shone for the penultimate day of racing at Sailing World Cup Miami presented by Sunbrella as the scene set itself for Saturday’s live Medal Races. Following a week of grey skies, the sun finally made an appearance as Paralympic racing came to a close and fleet racing across the ten Olympic fleets […]

Accomodation in Helsinki

The venue for the Europeans is in Hernesaari, street address Hernesaarenranta.  The area is close to downtown Helsinki and accomodation of different types is readily available. NJK  has made deals with accommodation partners Radisson Blue Seaside and Hostel Academica: 1. Radisson Blu Seaside Hotel, address Ruoholahdenranta 3, phone  +358 20 1234 707 Room prices: Single […]

Where 49ers Flock for Winter

As cold temperatures settle over the northern hemisphere and the waters cool, 49ers flock South to train.  The decision of when to go, who to go with, and how long to go for take time and careful deliberation.  Teams must budget and plan within their means yet with no shortage of ambition.  Winter is one […]