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…

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! …

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…

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…

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…

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…

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.    …

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…

Three SB20 events – three countries!

Last weekend three European countries hosted their SB20 sailing events, each seeing the fleets from 10 to 20 boats! First to name shall be the Irish Sailing All Ireland Championships…

#GameChangers shine at the National Championships in Kiev

Past weekend saw one more National Championship in SB20 Class, this time in Ukraine! Organized by the Ukrainian Sailing Federation and Kiev Racing Yacht Club at the premises of Yacht…

One weekend – Two National Champions!

It becomes a tradition to follow two SB20 National Championships over the same weekend and this time it was the turn for Russia and Holland to claim their 2018 heroes!…

SB20 Europeans final days report

Day 3 forecast was for light or no wind, but the hopes for some breeze were still there. The RC departed in search of wind after a small delay, reporting…

Ireland Launches the SB20 Europeans 2018

  Hosted by the Royal Irish Yacht Club in Dun Laoghaire, Dublin,  from the 25th of August to the 1st of September, the SB20 European Championships 2018 racing started yesterday….

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…

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…

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…

SB20 UK SPRINT CHAMPIONSHIPS

EVENT REPORT- Thursday 14 June 2018 at Royal Torbay Yacht Club The SB20 Class UK sailed their UK Sprint Championship wich 20 boats used as a warm up before the…

RORC Vice Admiral’s Cup & UK Southern Area Championships

Royal Ocean Racing Club’s Vice Admiral’s Cup was the second event of the SB20 Solent Series, the third event of the SB20 National series and the SB20 Southern Area Championships….

Vive la France at SB20 World sailing !

              Young French skipper Achille Nebout, sailing Le Reservoir/Mazet & Associes, today brilliantly won the 2018 World championship for the SB20 one-design sports boat…

Down to the wire in SB20 Worlds on the Derwent

Tasmanian sailor Michael Cooper has fought back in his bid to win the 2018 SB20 World championship, but the competition is fierce with two French and a British boat his…

2018 Worlds Day 3 – Export Roo slides down SB20 leader board

Export Roo, Tasmania’s major hope to win the  SB20 World Championship 2018 on Hobart’s River Derwent today slid down the leader board from first to sixth place overall. Export Roo,…