World Sailing

Offshore World Championship

World Sailing has cancelled the 2020 Offshore World Championship, due to be held alongside October’s Rolex Middle Sea Race in Valletta, Malta, as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Marco Gradoni and Anne-Marie Rindom

Italy’s Marco Gradoni was crowned the 2019 male Rolex World Sailor of the Year on Tuesday 29 October in Bermuda, becoming the youngest ever recipient, at the World Sailing Awards. Anne-Marie Rindom of Denmark received the female accolade to follow in the footsteps of the all-time great sailors.


World Sailing is pleased to announce that the L30, a 30-foot one design keelboat, has been selected as the supplied equipment for World Sailing's Offshore World Championship from 2020.

Inaugural Offshore Sailing World Championship

The inaugural edition of World Sailing’s Offshore World Championship will be held in October 2020 in Valletta, Malta alongside the Rolex Middle Sea Race.

Virtual Regatta

World Sailing, the world governing body, has moved into the world of eSports with the launch of the first virtual World Sailing Championships.

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