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The Rio 2016 Olympic Sailing Competition
2016, Rio De Janeiro, the Olympic Champions and the Grand Finale August 14, 2016 Four years of training, four years of dedication, four years of relentless hard work and it all came down to arguably one of the best medal races in history.  The men’s final reach separated bronze…
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NEWSFLASH – France wins gold in Women’s Windsurfer, China silver, Russia bronze August 14, 2016 Charline Picon (FRA) has won gold in the Women's Windsurfer (RS:X) after the most tense and exciting Medal Race ever seen in Olympic sailing. Of the ten competitors in the double-points final, seven had a…
Pierre Le Coq claims a memorable bronze
NEWSFLASH – France wins bronze in Men’s Windsurfer behind Dutch gold and British silver August 14, 2016 Pierre Le Coq (FRA) has won the bronze medal for France after a fierce battle in the Medal Race for the Men's Windsurfer (RS:X). Racing in 10-knot winds, the fleet of 10 windsurfers blasted up…
The Rio 2016 Olympic Sailing Competition
How to follow the RS:X Olympic Medal Races August 14, 2016 1300 RS:X Men : Race for the Bronze Podium Piotr Myszka, Pierre Le Coq, Byron Kokkalanis and Toni Wilhelm   1400 RS:X Women : Race for Gold, Silver and Bronze Flavia Tartaglini, Stefania Elfutina, Peina…
The Rio 2016 Olympic Sailing Competition
Netherlands and Great Britain wrap up gold and silver in Men’s Windsurfer, Medal Races set… August 13, 2016 It was a light and frustrating day for many in the Olympic sailing competition, but not for the London 2012 gold and silver medallists in the Men's Windsurfer, with the Dutch and the British wrapping…
The Rio 2016 Olympic Sailing Competition
Medal race schedule tomorrow (today rest day) August 13, 2016 1300 start for the Men  1400 start for the Women       Find information below on how to follow the Rio 2016 Olympic Sailing Competition. PHOTOGRAPHY   http://worldsailing.photoshelter.com/gallery/RS-X-Men-Windsurfer/G0000ZgS1HKD9Rjs/C0000AhgfJzMhRSA Contact – Daniel.smith@sailing.org – for the password and…
The Rio 2016 Olympic Sailing Competition
BREAKING – Van Rijsselberghe and Dempsey take first Olympic sailing medals August 12, 2016 Dorian van Rijsselberghe (NED) has won the gold medal in the Men's Windsurfer and Nick Dempsey (GBR) has won the silver, both without having to contest the Medal Race on Sunday. It's a carbon copy…
The Rio 2016 Olympic Sailing Competition
1300 Start – How to follow race day 5 August 12, 2016 Men's Windsurfer - RS:X Dorian van Rijsselberghe (NED) holds an eight-point lead over Nick Dempsey (GBR). This looks set to be a rematch of London 2012, with the Olympic Champion holding the edge over the 2012…
The Rio 2016 Olympic Sailing Competition
Day 4 Rio – Tough day inside the bay August 11, 2016 The previous word of the day was 'tricky'. The word of the day for those that went out to sea on day four was 'survival'. The Olympic sailing competition again produced the extremes of flat…
The Rio 2016 Olympic Sailing Competition
1300 Start for Day 4 August 11, 2016 Racing will start at 1300 local time for the RS:X Men and 1310 for the RS:X Women, Get on to twitter for the all the LIVE updates!  @rsxclass Find information below on how to follow…