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…

SB20 Class joins St. Maarten Heineken Regatta in 2020!

Hot news arrived from the Netherlands about SB20 Class travelling overseas in 2020! We are going to the Caribbean to join the renowned St. Maarten Heineken Regatta that has been running…

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…

Hamble Winter Series One Design opening 2019

The first Weekend of the Hamble Winter Series One Design Championship got off to a better start than had been feared. For the whole of previous week the forecast was…

SB20s chosen for one-design All Ireland Championships 2018

This weekend there’s Irish Sailing All Ireland Sailing Championships taking place in Lough Ree Yacht Club in Co. Westmeath on 6-7th of October. The event has run since 1947 and…

SB20 France 2019 Major Hyères events ahead of the Worlds

Ahead of the SB20 European Championships in Ireland that is about to start at the Royal Irish Yacht Club next week we receive the French SB20 Class Association calendar for…

Youth Entry for the European Championships in Dublin!

The Irish SB20 Association, the UK SB20 Association and Sportsboat World have come together to support a Youth Entry for the SB20 European Championships 2018 in Ireland! At the recent…

SB20 Ireland hosts Eastern Championship in 30 knots

Over the weekend the Royal St. George Yacht Club together with SB20 Ireland hosted the Eastern Championship on Dublin bay, the last competition before the SB20 European Championship 2018. The fleet consisted of…

SB20 sailors at Aarhus Sailing World Championships

Today is the official final day of the Hempel Sailing World Championships in Aarhus (Denmark), that sailing fans have been following all week. With the last Medal Races today of…

Nearly 25 boats for Easterns in Dublin ahead of the Europeans

The Royal St. George Yacht Club will be hosting the SB20 fleet for the Irish Eastern Championships on 11 – 12th August 2018. A strong fleet is expected for what…

COWES WEEK – RACING IN THE GRAND SLAM

This week features the renowned Lendy Cowes Week, a 4-day of competitive one-design racing with up to  and total of 11 races for the SB20 Cowes Grand Slam 2018 on 4-7th August….

Flash News: Cascais wins the bid for SB20 World Championships 2020

  Cascais, Portugal pulls out a hat trick after a close vote for the SB20 World Championships 2020. This will be the third trip back to Cascais for the SB20…

Champagne conditions for Taittinger regatta

For the first time ever the SB20 class were awarded a start at the very popular Royal Solent Yacht Club Taittinger Regatta; with a total of 200 boats and over…

First SB20 champagne regatta in Solent with Taittinger

In about an hour time the annual Taittinger RSYC regatta will kick off with Champagne Reception at the Royal Solent Yacht Club at Yarmouth, where a modest fleet of SB20s…

Ireland and Portugal crown their National Champions

The last weekend of June greeted two SB20 National Championships held one in Dun Laoghaire, Ireland that will be hosting the 2018 Europeans this year, and one in Cascais, Portugal –…

SB20 Irish and Portuguese Nationals this weekend

Not one but two SB20 National Championships will happen this weekend in SB20 Class: Ireland and Portugal will host the fleets most numerous in numbers! Both countries are on the Class…

FSE Robline UK National Championships

FSE Robline SB20 National Championships Report Held at Royal Torbay Yacht Club 15-17 June DAY 1 Two Royal Torbay YC boats shared the lead after the first three races of…

Watch the UK Sprint Champs and UK National Championships Live (14-17 June, Torquay)

The SB20 Class UK and Royal Torbay Yacht Club have teamed up with SailRacer for the FSE Robline SB20 National Championships. Every boat will have a tracker fitted and you…