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49er

The 49er is the twin-trapeze high-performance class that won the spot for the Sydney 2000 Olympics. It has since been voted by ISAF for the 2004 Olympics in Athens.

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Show news Paris 2024 : The Numbers Are In
The continual push towards data-driven performance analytics
Posted on 24 Sep
Gimson & Burnet win European Nacra 17 title
Backing up Olympic medal at Tokyo 2020
Posted on 20 Sep
49er, 49erFX and Nacra 17 Europeans overall
Staniul & Sztorch narrowly win 49er Euros in a first for Poland
Posted on 20 Sep
49er, 49erFX and Nacra 17 Europeans day 3
French Nacra squad making strides
Posted on 17 Sep
49er, 49erFX and Nacra 17 Europeans day 2
Next generation of Spanish, German, Austrian, and American skiffs
Posted on 16 Sep
49er, 49erFX and Nacra 17 Europeans day 1
Raw rookies and Olympic veterans lead on day one
Posted on 15 Sep
49er, 49erFX, and Nacra 17 Europeans day 1
Finally, racing starts in Thessaloniki for 112 teams
Posted on 14 Sep
Inspirational
It's such an important word in any sport
Posted on 7 Sep
Mike Milner on Team Canada's sailing at Tokyo 2020
David Schmidt checks in with the team's high-performance director
Posted on 1 Sep
Tokyo2020 - Some historic images from Enoshima
For those still keen for an Olympic sailing fix, here's some new images from our photo library
Posted on 1 Sep
Paris2024: Antipodean re-think required
Tokyo2020 proved to be a game of snakes and ladders for the 17 countries who divvied up 30 medals
Posted on 31 Aug
HLSC Junior Sailors race Olympic Gold Medallist
Stuart Bithell returns to his home sailing club
Posted on 31 Aug
10th Great North Asymmetric Challenge preview
A firm favourite for those who like to gybe, this September
Posted on 27 Aug
Kingston ready to host Sail Canada Championships
More than 130 sailors from across the country will take part August 14-22
Posted on 14 Aug
From Tokyo 2020 to the Rolex Fastnet Race
Sailing's superstars shine on the big stage
Posted on 9 Aug
Tokyo2020: Medalists non committal on new Events
The final day of racing at Tokyo2020 Olympic Sailing Regatta, panned out much as expected.
Posted on 6 Aug
Tokyo2020: Kiwis miss Bronze medal by 2pts
Paul Snow-Hansen and Dan Willcox were hurting after missing out on a medal by a single place
Posted on 4 Aug
Mills and McIntyre take Tokyo gold
Team GB sailors top the charts
Posted on 4 Aug
Belcher and Ryan crowned 470 Olympic Champions
On the site of Australia's first Olympic sailing gold medal
Posted on 4 Aug
Headwinds for American sailors at the XXXII Games
David Schmidt reflects on the U.S. sailing at Tokyo 2020
Posted on 3 Aug
Team USA at Tokyo 2020 Olympics day 10
Gibbs/Weis third in Nacra 17 medal race, ninth overall
Posted on 3 Aug
How the Medals were won at Tokyo 2020
Live Q&A with tracking expert Marcus Baur
Posted on 3 Aug
Tokyo 2020 Olympic Sailing Competition day 10
Gold Medals for Italy & Brazil and two for Great Britain
Posted on 3 Aug
Tuesday Tokyo medal rush for Team GB sailors
Two ultra-tense finishes secure gold medals in the 49er and Finn medal races
Posted on 3 Aug
Tokyo 2020: Great Britain and Italy take home gold
With the 49er class decided by the slimmest of margins
Posted on 3 Aug
Tokyo 2020: Belcher and Ryan on cusp of greatness
For Ryan it will be sweet success the second time around.
Posted on 3 Aug
Great Britain wins gold in 49er Men
New Zealand silver, Germany bronze at Tokyo 2020
Posted on 3 Aug
Team USA at Tokyo 2020 Olympics day 9
A lack of wind forced a postponement of racing on Monday
Posted on 2 Aug
No wind means no winners at Tokyo Olympics
The races have been postponed to tomorrow with their Medal Races remaining as scheduled on Wednesday
Posted on 2 Aug
Tokyo 2020: Setting up for the skiff medal races
Will the Rio gold medalists repeat?
Posted on 2 Aug
Links
49er UK Nationals Attendance
see the full nationals attendance table here

Photos

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Chris Taylor and Rhos Hawes
© Anna Suslova
Pol 164 straight setting while GER 13 gybe setting on critical final day.
© Nikos Pantis
Stanuil and Sztorch claim victory in 49er.
© Nikos Pantis
How's this for a tight start line...
© Nikos Pantis
49er, 49erFX and Nacra 17 European Championships 2021 at Thessalonikki, Greece - Day 3
© Nikos Pantis
A post shared by Anna Suslova (@annasusslova)
© Anna Suslova
A post shared by Sophie & Bente (@steinlein_batzing_sailing)
© Sophie & Bente
A post shared by Maxime Bachelin&Arno de Planta (@bachelin_deplanta_49er)
© Nikos Pantis
Lara Granier with Amilie Riou (FRA)
© Nikos Pantis
A post shared by Sail Canada (@sailcanada)
© Nikos Pantis
Marcus Spillane
© 49er
Marcus Spillane
© WS
Marcus Spillane
© World Sailing
A post shared by Anna Suslova (@annasusslova)
© Anna Suslova
A post shared by Moin Leuddde (@fxleuddde)
© Moin Leuddde
49er European Championships 2021 - Day 1
© Nikos Pantis
Lukasz and Pawel (POL) in the lead.
© Nikos Pantis
Andrew Mollerus with Ian Macdiarmid (USA) - Alexander the Great 2021
© Nikos Pantis
Peter Burling and Blair Tuke acknowledge their supporters aftre the Medal Race - 49er class - Tokyo2020 - Day 10- August 3, - Enoshima, Japan.
© Richard Gladwell - Sail-World.com/nz
Robert Dickson and Sean Waddilove (IRL) 49er - Tokyo2020 - Day 7- July, 31, - Enoshima, Japan.
© Richard Gladwell - Sail-World.com
49er fleet - Tokyo2020 - Day 6- July, 30, - Enoshima, Japan.
© Richard Gladwell - Sail-World.com/nz
Peter Burling and Blair Tuke - Mens 49er - Tokyo2020 - Day 4 - July, 28, 2021 - Enoshima, Japan.
© Richard Gladwell - Sail-World.com/nz
49er fleet - Tokyo2020 - Day 6 - July, 30, - Enoshima, Japan.
© Richard Gladwell - Sail-World.com/nz
Bithell and Fletcher (GBR) - 49er - Tokyo2020 - Day 7- July, 31, - Enoshima, Japan.
© Richard Gladwell - Sail-World.com/nz
Leonard Takahashi-Fry - 49er - Tokyo2020 - Day 7- July, 31, - Enoshima, Japan.
© Richard Gladwell - Sail-World.com/nz
Burling and Tuke square away for the finish line in Qualifier racing - 49er - Tokyo2020 - Day 7- July, 31, - Enoshima, Japan.
© Richard Gladwell - Sail-World.com/nz
Peter Burling and Blair Tuke are crossed by the Brits at the leewardmark - 49er - Tokyo2020 - Day 9- August 2, - Enoshima, Japan.
© Richard Gladwell - Sail-World.com / Photosport
Peter Burling and Blair Tuke - 49er - Tokyo2020 - Day 9- August 2, - Enoshima, Japan.
© Richard Gladwell - Sail-World.com / Photosport
Peter Burling and Blair Tuke - 49er - Tokyo2020 - Day 9- August 2, - Enoshima, Japan.
© Richard Gladwell - Sail-World.com / Photosport
Peter Burling and Blair Tuke (NZL) - in prestart discussion - 49er Medal Race - Tokyo2020 - Day 9- August 2, - Enoshima, Japan.
© Richard Gladwell - Sail-World.com / Photosport
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