Busy winter season opener for SB20 Portugal

First event of the SB20 Cascais Winter Series 2019/2020 has finished in epic conditions! 25 boats participated in this regatta, only one week after the #SB20Worlds2019. The winners of this…

New SB20 World Champion 2019 crowned in Hyères!

New SB20 World Champion 2019 was crowned in Hyères this week! After 8 races and five very challenging days team Give Me Five of Robin Follin, Emeric Michel, Gaulthier Germain…

Long day in Hyères on the 4th Day of SB20 Worlds 2019

Another day for Robin Follin and Give Me Five FFVoile team with two more bullets and the worst result in 4th, having gained a massive advantage of 20 points. The…

Stormy Day 3 of the SB20 Worlds and Class news

At the skippers briefing on Day 3 of the SB20 Worlds 2019 PRO Natalie Peberel announced AP flag over A for the day suspending all races for the day due…

Tough fast paced Day 2 at the SB20 World Championship

Day 2 of the SB20 World Championship has started early due to the forecasted strong wind for the afternoon, and the Race Committee had the ambition of calling two races…

Day 1 of the SB20 World Championships 2019

Hyères, France Race 1 of Day 1 of the SB20 Worlds Championships opened with a grey day and raining, something the locals refuse to call normal at this time of…

Opening day of the SB20 World Championships 2019

SB20 World Championships, 19 – 25 October 2019 @ COYCH, Hyères FRANCE Hyères greeted the 65-strong SB20 fleet with dramatic skies and rough seas making sure everyone is prepared for…

“Give Me Five” wins SB20 Grand Slam ahead of the Worlds 2019

Some great sailing in Hyères ahead of the SB20 World Championships in two weeks time with three days in tricky conditions of this renowned venue. Mistral has showed the participants…

Reigning Dutch champion defends the title

2018 (and previous) Dutch SB20 champion claims the title again – team MXTC of Marco van Driel, Joost Assmann and Martijn Worseling won the SB20 Dutch Open Championship 2019 after 8 races! In second was Bart Tytgat,…

Brits take French Nationals, the opening pre-Worlds event 2019

John Pollard’s team “Xcellent” won the French National Championship after 3 days and 9 races with one discard. Tasmanian “Aeolus” of Brett Cooper from SB20 Australia took second and “Give me Five”…

SB20 Belgians 2019 won by Dutch Champion

Joint efforts of the SB20 Belgium and the Dutch SB20 Class Associations resulted in a fantastic, 15-boat strong regatta at the renowned Royal North Sea Yacht Club over the weekend! …

Open Belgium Championship is up for grabs this weekend

SB20 Belgium is back in action! The Class is very pleased to inform that 16 boats are making it to Ostend this weekend. For the fans and followers who couldn’t…

Australian Youth Female team at the 2019 Worlds!

🇦🇺 As we get to almost 70 participants for the SB20 World Championships 2019 three months ahead of the event, we are starting to present some of the teams. Essence…

Reigning National Champion defends his title in Portugal!

The 2019 SB20 Portuguese Nationals started in glorious weather conditions at Clube Naval de Cascais on Thursday, due to the national holiday that fell on this day the National Championship…

UK NATIONALS BATTLE: SEA VIEW TAKES NO PRISONERS

SB20 UK National Championships 2019 at Sea View Yacht Club Getting to the event was made incredibly easy with the club kindly organising luggage runs from Warsash, Hamble and Portsmouth….

Hyères Spring Series ahead of a busy season towards the Worlds

The wind and sun were present as usual at the rendez-vous for the first warm-up regatta in Hyères run by the International Yacht Club of Hyères (IYCH). This is the…

Viva Italia! Open Italian Championship 2019 to run in July

You might have not seen SB20 Italy on the radar lately, but there’s some news for 2019! The Associazione Italiana SB20 together with Marina di Pisa and Italian Sailing Federation…

The One Design Hyères Series are coming on May 24-26th!

The French SB20 Class Association invites to participate in the Hyères Series at the International Yacht Club de Hyères (I.Y.C.H.). It is not our hosting club for the Worlds this…

Irish SB20 Season Opener to be hotly contested

SB20 Ireland’s Eastern Championships will be hosted already on 4-5 May 2019 by Howth Yacht Club! The Irish SB20 fleet enjoyed a record year in 2018 seeing an incredibly strong…

Unique regatta for SB20 Class: Kazenoy-Am Cup 2019

For the second consecutive year the Sailing Federation of the Chechen Republic driven by Khasan Khadzhiev will organize a regatta in a high mountain lake – Kazenoy-Am 2019 in Chechen…

OPEN BELGIAN CHAMPIONSHIPS 17-18 AUGUST 2019

The active fleet members in Belgium together with the Dutch SB20 Association came up with promoting the SB20 Belgium National Championship this year. Having 7 boats in the fleet the…

A blast at Massilia Cup 2019 in Marseille

Great season opening for French SB20 Class Association opened the season last weekend. Five races in difficult conditions at the 3-day 38th edition of Massilia Cup, known as “Voile sur…

5th SB20 Cascais Winter Series event crowns season winner

Team MST of Vasily Grigoriev from Russia wins overall SB20 Cascais Winter Series even before the last event was sailed! 42 boats from 11 countries were taking part in the…

Summer or Winter Series this month in Cascais?

The 4th SB20 Cascais Winter Series gathered a record number of 35 boats representing 10 nationalities! “We can say that Cascais is running an European Championship every month during the…

New team announced for SB20 Class, where girls rock!

A new sailing project – TRSCompetitions – was announced at the 3rd SB20 Cascais Winter Series, previously it was known as team Respect, the owner of the red boat that…

SB20 2019 Asian Grand Slam And Asia Pacific Championships

Race Report: DAY 1 2019 Asian Grand Slam And Asia Pacific Championships. The fleet was blesssd with the glorious North East Monsoon having filled in over the past week in…

3rd SB20 Cascais Winter Series won by Russians, again!

The first day of the 3rd SB20 Cascais Winter Series brought as forecasted a westerly breeze of 15 to 20 knots that build up along the day and hit peaks…

UK season opens with the Frostbite Championships & coaching day

Our first UK event of 2019 is the Frostbite Championships (16-17 Mar) at Warsash Sailing Club. Saturday is a class subsidised coaching day (limited spaces so book now). The regatta…

2019 Opening message from the SB20 Class President

On behalf of the World Council and all countries I’d like to welcome you all to the New Year that promises to be another exciting one for our Class! 2018…

Greece invites foreigners to their 2019 “in-club SB20 circuit”

After their first successful in-club events in 2018, Thessaloniki-based Club called “Sailing Time” decided to take it a step further and have a series of events! Furthermore after already having some…

Team MST from Russia takes 2nd Winter Series in Cascais

Very light winds and warm weather prevailed for the 2nd SB20 Winter Series in Cascais that happened on 1-2 December at Clube Naval de Cascais. The fleet of over 35 boats…

EXPORT ROO the new SB20 Australian Champion!

Michael Cooper, skipper of Export Roo, and his team of David Chapman and Sam Tiedemann sailed into the history books today winning their first Australian SB20 title on the River…

Same leader, change in Top three for Day 2 of AUS Nationals

Day two of the 2018 SB20 Australian Championship showed what one design sailing is all about, with slick crew work and clever tactics the order of the day. Race Officer Ian…

It’s a Cooper-fest on River Derwent on Day 1 of AUS Championship

The 2018 SB20 Australian Championship got underway in dramatic fashion today! Sailing started in a 12-15 knot south easterly breeze, but towards the end of the day, the wind pressure and…

It’s heating up for the Australian Championship 2018

The Australian SB20 fleet returns to the River Derwent this weekend to contest the 2018 Australian Championship. The Derwent Sailing Squadron will host the three-day regatta, sponsored by Performance Automobiles…

Oops, he did it again! Robin Folin wins Novembre in Hyères

Team Give me 5 of Robin Follin, Gaulthier Germain, Emeric Michel and Zou Schmmel (France Jeune) won the French SB20 Nationals in Hyères, the hosting venue of SB20 Worlds 2019! After…

1st SB20 Cascais Winter Series opens the season with 30 boats

Saturday, November 3rd marked the first event of another SB20 Winter Series in famous Cascais, the increasing popularity of which and attractiveness of the Class has been phenomenal and goes…

Australian’s BMW Showdown Series in high winds

The 2018 BMW Showdown Series have just finished in Tasmania with more than 70 boats racing in a fresh 15 knot nor’wester, with some gusts of up to 28 knots. With the…

Singapore runs its Nationals with five races

SB20 Class Singapore faced two challenging days on water last weekend running their 2018 Nationals. The fleet of 13 boats managed to complete the total of five races.    …

November in Hyères is shaping up to be one heck of a list of sailors!

France to face its 2018 SB20 Nationals on 9-11th November, one of the testing events before the Worlds next year, that will be happening in approximately the same time at…