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Jordi Xammar & Nora Brugman (ESP)
470 General Event News

SPAIN STORM TO THE TOP

02 Mar 2024

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Two breezy races in Gold Fleet with 18 to 20 knots of wind
  • Xammar & Brugman (ESP) charge to the top of the scoreboard
  • Japan and Germany drop down the order
  • Great Britain and Angola confirm Olympic spots for Paris 2024
Simon Diesch & Anna Markfort (GER)
470 General Event News

DOUBLE DEUTSCH BULLETS CLOSE GAP ON JAPAN

01 Mar 2024

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Two races in Gold Fleet with 14 to 16 knots of wind
  • Diesch & Markfort (GER) win both races
  • It was breezy, but no brown undies for Markfort
  • Isozaki & Seki (JPN) maintain the lead by 4 points
  • Great day for Portugal, second best boat of the session
  • Who’s looking likely for Olympic nation qualification?
Malte Winkel & Anastasiya Winkel (GER)
470 General Event News

LEAP YEAR DAY PROVES LUCKY FOR GERMANY NO.13

29 Feb 2024

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Start of Gold Fleet with two races in 6 to 9 knot breeze
  • Japan continues to hold the top two places
  • Sickness and back pain appear to make two teams sail faster than normal
  • Leap Year Day sees the Winkels make a leap forward in performance
  • Thursday was Just Another Manic Monday for Markfort
Tetsuya Isozaki & Yurie Seki (JPN)
470 General Event News

JAPAN DEFY RANDOM CONDITIONS TO MAINTAIN 470 LEAD

28 Feb 2024

 HIGHLIGHTS

Japanese hold 1,2 & 5 on the leaderboard

Diesch & Markford maintain 3rd for Germany

Race win lifts Lecointre & Mion to 4th despite a flappy gasket

British on track to secure Olympic berth for Paris 2024

Japanese hold 1,2 & 5 on the leaderboard

Diesch & Markfort maintain 3rd for Germany


Race win lifts Lecointre & Mion to 4th despite a flappy gasket


British on track to secure Olympic berth for Paris 2024

 

 

 

 

 

Tetsuya Isozaki & Yurie Seki (JPN)
470 General Event News

JAW-DROPPING DAY FOR JAPAN AT DAY 1 OF 470 WORLDS

27 Feb 2024

Japan came to the 470 World Championship in Llucmajor, Mallorca, as defending champions. Lying in fifth place after three tricky, light-wind races is not at all a bad start for the 2023 World Champions Keiju Okada and Miho Yoshioka.

470 General Event News

OLYMPIC ASPIRANTS READY FOR AN ALL-ROUND TEST IN PALMA

26 Feb 2024

The competitors and coaches around the boat park have been giving each other wry smiles after today’s pouring rain and shifty offshore conditions. It was practice race day before the competition proper begins on Tuesday for the 470 World Championship in Llucmajor, not from Mallorca’s capital city of Palma.

Jordi Xammar & Nora Brugman (ESP)
470 General Event News

SPAIN’S OLYMPIC DUO ARE NARROW FAVOURITES FOR WORLD TITLE

25 Feb 2024

The 470 World Championship is set to begin in Palma, Mallorca. Taking place from 24 February to 3 March, 64 international teams representing 27 nations are making final preparations before racing begins this Monday.

470 General Event News

LLUCMAJOR HOSTED THE OFFICIAL PRESENTATION OF THE 470 WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP

24 Feb 2024

On Saturday night the spectacular Claustre de Sant Bonaventura in Llucmajor hosted the official presentation of the 470 World Championship, which will bring together 64 teams of 27 nationalities at the Club Nàutic S’Arenal until the 3rd March.

Llucmajor hosted the official presentation of the 470 World ChampionshiLlucmajor (Mallorca), 24th February 2024 - On Saturday night the spectacular Claustre de Sant Bonaventura in Llucmajor hosted the official presentation of the 470 World Championship, which will bring together 64 teams of 27 nationalities at the Club Nàutic S’Arenal until the 3rd March.
2020 All Japan Enoshima, JPN
470 Continental Championships

2024 470 CLASS ASIA CHAMPIONSHIP & JSAF ENOSHIMA OLYMPIC WEEK UPDATE

23 Feb 2024

Entry fee waived for entries outside of Japan and charter options available !

 

2020 Tokyo Olympics
470 General Event News

AN INTRIGUING NEW CHAPTER IN THE 470’S OLYMPIC HISTORY

16 Feb 2024

Palma, Mallorca, 16 February 2024It’s just over a week until the 470 World Championship begins in Palma, Mallorca. Taking place from 24 February to 3 March, 63 international teams are making final preparations before one of the most important regattas of their careers.