Challenging start to the Trentino SB20 World Championships

Challenging start to the Trentino SB20 World Championships The highly international Trentino SB20 World Championships kicked off in Torbole, Lake Garda today with three races completed in demanding conditions. Ninety-two boats…

International fleet to contest wide-open 2015 World Championship

Over 100 boats ready to contest Trentino SB20 World Championships Over 100 SB20s will gather in Torbole, Lake Garda, Italy for the seventh SB20 World Championships, sponsored by the Italian…

Pre-Worlds Event in Torbole : SB20 Italian Nationals June 19th-21st

Back to Circolo Vela Torbole : after the Grand Slam last month, the Lago di Garda welcomed the growing SB20 fleet as the Worlds come closer (July 4th!), for 8 races…

Top-level international competition at SB20 Grand Slam in Torbole

The second Grand Slam of the season for the SB20 fleet was a highly competitive, international affair, with 26 boats competing from eight nations. Former Olympic sailor Rodion Luka, sailing…

Full Speed Conditions for the First Grand Slam of the 2015 season

FULL SPEED CONDITIONS FOR FIRST GRAND SLAM OF THE SEASON The first SB20 Grand Slam of the 2015 season welcomed an international fleet to Hyères, in the South of France,…

Cannes Sailing Cup 2015 – A Very Successful Premiere!

For the launching of the first Cannes Sailing Cup, The Yacht Club de Cannes welcomed 12 SB20 and 9 Nitro 80  from 4 different nations, a pleasant fleet gathering more…

Primo Cup -Trophée Crédit Suisse SB20 – Jan 30th –Feb 1st 2015

What an opening of the international one-design sailing season 2015 with the launching of the 31st Primo Cup in Monaco! The SB20 class was both grateful and impressed by the…

SB20 2014 World Championship – SAINT PETERSBURG

SB20 World Championship 2014 finished with the victory of the Russian team of Evgeny Neugodnikov. Racers from Yekaterinburg surpassed their nearest rivals by 7 points – the Spanish team with…

SB20 Grand Slam at Aberdeen Asset Management Cowes Week

‘Sportsboatworld.com’ has won the 2014 SB20 Grand Slam at Aberdeen Asset Management Cowes Week, after a demanding four days and seven races on the Solent.Two races were held today, on…

SB20 Class Rules changes

After reviewing our SB20 Class Rules through the winter, ISAF has approved our proposed changes and the new rules will be published on the SB20 website and on the ISAF…

SB20 Irish National Championships 2014 at Royal Cork Yacht Club from 25th to 27th July 2014

We are all delighted to announce that two great Irish companies have come on board to sponsor this year’s SB20 Irish National Championships being held at the Royal Cork Yacht…

WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP 2014 – CUSTOMS CLEARANCE

WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP 2014 – CUSTOMS CLEARANCE

URGENT NEWS. ORGANIZING AUTHORITY OF SB20CLASS WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP 2014 TAKES OVER THE CUSTOMS CLEARANCE COSTS FOR ALL FOREIGN COMPETITORS! Dear all, Please be informed that the Organizing Authority in the…

Time to register to the 2014 World Championships in St.Petersburg

           60 boats are expected to participate in September on the Baltic Sea at the 2014 World Championships in St. Petersburg, one of the world’s most beautiful…

Dutch Nationals next month on the North Sea Regatta

The Delta Lloyd North Sea Regatta (NSR) is the largest Dutch sailing event held annually on the North Sea at Scheveningen, close to The Hague. It traditionally takes place over…

The Belgian SB20class is alive and kicking!!

In the run-up to the Worlds at St Petersburg the Belgian SB20class organizes 2 SB20-regattas in august 2014; 15-16-17aug PRE-EVENT sponsored by ‘Brugse Zot’ 22-23-24aug SB20 OPEN BELGIAN NATIONALS Both…

Grand Slam – HYERES

A great long weekend in Hyeres for the first SB20 Grand Slam of the season. We had a good fleet of 25 boats, representing France, GB, Russia, Italy, Belgium, Germany…

2015 SB20 World Championships awarded to Yacht Club Circolo Vela Torbole, Italy

 Following the successful 90 boat fleet at the 2013 Audi SB20 World Championship at Hyeres, France last September and ahead of the 2014 World Championship at the Yacht Club Hercules in St. Petersburg,…

XXXe Primo Cup – Trophée Credit Suisse 2014

This year’s XXX Primo Cup – Trophée Credit Suisse 2014 showed the strength of the SB20 Class in the Mediterranean Region coming off the 2013 Worlds in Hyeres. The class…

SB20 Worlds’ 2014 official web page launched. Entries are open!!!

On the 27th of January the official web page of the SB20 World Championship went online. From now on everything connected to the forthcoming Worlds will be available on the http://sb20worlds2014.ru/ The organizing…

Happy New Year 2014

Happy New Year 2014

2013 was a “bon cru” for the SB20: First of all, a recap of the 2013 Worlds in Hyeres: 90 boats on the one and only starting line; 16 Nations with…

SIN: Asia-Pacific SB20 Championships 2014

**INVITING EVERYONE** Asia-Pacific SB20 Class Championship January 16-18 during 20th Singapore Straits Regatta **CHEAP CHARTER** sponsored by Singapore Sailing Federation: S$320 for 3 races & 1 practice day, S$500 damage…

FRA: 2014 Primo Cup: SB20 Mediterranean Championship

The Monaco Primo Cup entry on line is already open on the following Web Site: http://www.primo-cup.org/index.php/fr/ The Notice of Race is available here: Avis-de-Course-Primo_Cup-2014-web It will be a special event…

GBR: 2014 Event Calendar Published

GBR: 2014 Event Calendar Published

It’s here! The UK SB20 Racing Calendar is published. Download it and get the dates in your and your crews diaries! See you on the start line in 2014!  …

AUS: Ian Brown crowned SB20 national champion

At the end of a three-day 12 race class clash in a wide array of conditions, the new SB20 Australian champion is Ian Brown’s One Design Sailing from Sydney. The…

AUS: SB20 smack downs and stars on day 1

Melbourne’s Port Phillip delivered cold and variable conditions for day one of the 2013 Brighton BMW SB20 National Championship, the breeze flicking wildly around WSW and ranging from 10 knots…

AUS: SB20 national title fresh first day

Crews gathered at Sandringham Yacht Club for the 2013 Brighton BMW SB20 National Championship are rugged up in beanies and snugs as they make final preparations for the commencement of…

FRA: Novembre à Hyères

The French SB20 fleet would like to invite all SB20 sailors to the final regatta of the French season. The regatta, Novembre à Hyères, will be hosted by COYCH, the same…

IRL: Get Out & Sail

IRL: Get Out & Sail

Get Out and Sail was the war cry from the SB20 committed and 16 boat were expected at SB20 Midlands in Lough Derg , the war cry was well answered…

GBR: Zhik SB20 Solent Series Concludes

After five events, the Zhik SB20 Solent Series concluded today. The Zhik sponsored series included the second weekend of the Warsash Spring Championships, the Vice Admirals Cup, the Royal Southern…

AUS: Local skipper tuned up for SB20 national title

Stephen Fries at 2013 World Championships in France

The Australian SB20 fleet is preparing for its national title on the eastern side of Victoria’s Port Phillip, and one skipper is definitely battle ready. Over the past year, Melbourne…

NED: SB20 Dutch Open 12-13 Oktober en Winterserie

SB20 vrienden, Een aantal van ons gaat in september nog naar het WK in Huyeres (er staan al bijna 100 boten op de lijst) dit beloofd dus een mooi evenement…

POR: Cascais SB20 Winter Series 2013/2014

The Clube Naval de Cascais is pleased to present what is probably the best SB20 Winter sailing you can find and warmly invites all SB20 sailors to come and sail…

SB20 Boat Test: Yachts and Yachting Magazine

Read Rupert Holmes, Yachts and Yachting Magazine article from his test sail in a new, White Formula built, SB20. The review was published in the past edition of the magazine….

NED: Dutch Open Championships – Notice of Race Published

For all SB20 friends who like to experience a relaxed regatta to end this years regatta season, this is the one not to miss. The regatta will have a simple…

SB20 Russian Open Championship: and the winner is … friendship!

..as Russian-Spanish team of Hugo Rocha, Alexey Semenov and Fran Palacio masterfully win the event in overall standings leaving the title of the national champion to the fully Russian team…

SB20 Russian Open Championship: new leaders after the second racing day

The second racing day SB20 Russian Open Championship appeared to be extremely long. Again, a patchy wind dominated at the race course. After two abandonments, the race committee finally managed…

The SB20 Russian Open Championship started with a bang!

The SB20 Russian Open Championship regatta kicked off in style on 23rd August with 4 races completed in light winds. Competition was fierce right from the start. Each race brought…

The Russian SB20 Open National Championship attracted 31 entries!

The first warning signal of the SB20 Russian Open Championship has been just given. After two days training, tuning and measurement controls, thirty teams registered for the event, hosted by…

Helena Lucas wins Ladies Day Trophy in SB20 at Aberdeen Asset Management Cowes Week

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Paralympic gold medallist Helena Lucas wins prestigious award from strong line-up of nominees. Helena Lucas, MBE, was awarded the Ladies Day Trophy at the Aberdeen Asset Management Cowes Week Ladies…

AUS: SB20 national title to be held on the Bay

For the first time in Australian SB20 class history, the sportsboat fleet’s national title will be held on Victorian waters drawing up to 20 electrifying one-design 20 footers representing at…