Jacobo GARCIA GARCIA and Antoni RIPOLL GONZLEZ (ESP 56196) dialing in a race on their way to first place overall in the 420 U17 Fleet. Cate Brown Image
14
Aug 2018

KIWI SAILORS LEADING THE 420 WORLDS OPEN FLEET BY STAYING "CHILL"

420 World Championships

“Stay chill, don’t get mad at each other,” Seb Menzies says is the secret to his top performance with crew Blake McGlashan (NZL) at the 2018 420 World Championships at Sail Newport.

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2018 420 Class General Assembly Meeting on 11 August - Newport, Rhode Island, USA
13
Aug 2018

UPDATE FROM 2018 420 GENERAL ASSEMBLY MEETING

420 General News

After no wind forced no racing at the 2018 420 World Championships on Saturday 11 August 2018, the day moved on to the 2018 International 420 Class Association General Assembly at Newport, Rhode Island, USA.

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13
Aug 2018

GRAB THESE GREAT DISCOUNTS ON OFFER AT STORES IN NEWPORT

420 General Event News

All sailors accredited to the 2018 420 World Championship can take advantage of big discounts being offered by a variety of shops and restaurants in Newport.

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Patricia REINO CACHO/Isabel LAISECA BUENO (ESP) in 2nd overal in 420 Women
13
Aug 2018

TIGHT RACING ACROSS TOP TEAMS IN ALL THREE FLEETS AT 420 WORLDS DAY 4

420 World Championships

Very tight racing at the top of all fleets on day 4 at the 420 World Championships. Heavy rain did not deter the competitors as they have proved they are here to race no matter what the weather. 

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Jacobo GARCÍA/Antoni RIPOLL (ESP) lead 420 U17 fleet
12
Aug 2018

NEW SERIES LEADERS ACROSS ALL FLEETS - OPEN, WOMEN AND U17 - AFTER RACE 4

420 World Championships

Two races for all fleets on race day 3 at the 2018 420 World Championship in Newport, Rhode Island, USA brought the discard into play and shuffled the standings, to deliver three new series leaders in each of the 420 Open, Women and U17.

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Italian 420 teams having fun in the boat park
11
Aug 2018

NO WIND STOPS PLAY ON RACE DAY 2 AT 420 WORLDS

420 World Championships

The Race Committee played a waiting game until 1430 hours on race day 2 at the 420 Worlds, Newport, Rhode Island, USA, before making the call that there would be no racing for the day.

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Marina GARAU BOSCH/Blanca CABOT SANCHO (ESP) control U17 fleet after 2 races
10
Aug 2018

SPANISH TEAMS SECURE TOP THREE SPOTS ACROSS ALL FLEETS ON FIRST DAY AT 420 WORLDS

420 World Championships

The standings for all three fleets after the first day of racing at the 2018 420 World Championship on Friday 10 August have Spanish flags in the top three.

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Cate Brown Photo
09
Aug 2018

OPENING CEREMONY KICKS OFF 420 WORLDS WITH SPIRITED NATIONAL PRIDE

420 World Championships

The highlight of the Opening Ceremony at the 2018 420 World Championship on Thursday night, 9 August, was the sailors’ parade, national cheers, a display of home country spirit in song and national colors against a golden sunset across Newport Harbor.

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08
Aug 2018

COME AND JOIN TOP USA SAILORS WHO WILL SHARE THE STORY OF THEIR JOURNEY TO ELITE SAILING

420 World Championships

You’re all invited to join some of the USA’s top sailing stars immediately after racing at the 420 Worlds in the tent on Sunday 12 August, from 1700-1830 as they share their stories of making it to the top level.

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Gold and 2018 Open Champions Alex Colquitt/Rebecca Coles
07
Aug 2018

IRISH 420 NATIONALS WIN TO ALEX COLQUITT AND REBECCA COLES

420 National Championships

420 racing concluded on 6 August at Howth Yacht Club with the third day of racing in the 2018 420 Open and National Championships.

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