The Sailing Federation of Ukraine (SFU) have asked the sport's governing body to ban Russia as a member federation, amid tensions over the Crimean Peninsula.
World Sailing has formally recognised and sanctioned a new fan-centric grand prix racing circuit called SailGP as a Special Event.
World Sailing and sponsors Rolex have announced the nominees for the World Sailor of the Year awards.
Gold medallists confirmed at Sailing World Cup as weather prevents action in all-but two fleets in Japan
Japan's Keiju Okada and Jumpei Hokazono were among the athletes to claim gold as weather prevented medal races from taking place in all but two fleets at the Sailing World Cup and Tokyo 2020 test event in Enoshima.
Jason Waterhouse and Lisa Darmanin of Australia secured the gold medal in the Nacra 17 class following a controversial day of racing at the Sailing World Cup and Tokyo 2020 test event in Enoshima.
Light winds and rainfall meant that just one race out of 28 scheduled could be completed at the Sailing World Cup and Tokyo 2020 test event in Enoshima.
World Sailing have expressed shock and disappointment after the sport failed with its bid for reinstatement onto the Paralympic Games programme at Paris 2024.
The Japan Sailing Federation (JSF) has issued an apology after a captive dolphin show was used at the Opening Ceremony of the ongoing Tokyo 2020 test event and World Cup competition in Enoshima.
Racing continued at the Tokyo 2020 venue in the Sailing World Cup series, which boasts a field of 35 Olympic medallists, with the Brazilian Olympic champions leading the 49erFX competition.
Enoshima welcomed 466 sailors from 44 nations to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic venue for day one of the Sailing World Cup today, where the world champions from last month in Aarhus, Denmark came to the fore.
World Sailing has issued an apology and expressed its disappointment after the Opening Ceremony for the upcoming Tokyo 2020 test event was held at a dolphin aquarium and featured a show using the aquatic mammals.
France 2, skippered by Pierrick Letouze, have moved into a three-point lead after the first day of final racing at the World University Sailing Championship in Cherbourg.
Spain 2 slip as Australia 2 and women's boat France 3 top qualifying at World University Sailing Championship
Overnight leaders Spain 2 dropped to third at the end of qualifying after day three of the World University Sailing Championship in Cherbourg as Australia 2 finished top.
Spain 2 maintained their overnight lead after day two of the World University Sailing Championship in Cherbourg.
Spain's second crew lead the way after day one of the World University Sailing Championship in Cherbourg in France.