JUNE 29 - A NEW sailing World Cup has been launched as part of the build-up towards the 2012 Olympics, it was announced today.
JUNE 29 - CHINESE OFFICIALS have today promised to clean up the algae that has invaded Qingdao and led to complaints from British sailors.
MAY 7 - POPULAR television star Davina McCall will once again help to give Britain’s sailors a glorious Olympic send off when she attends the prestigious 2008 Sail for Gold Ball.
MAY 10 - THE sailing events for the 2012 Olympic Games will remain unchanged, following a vote by the International Sailing Federation (ISAF) council today at its mid-year meeting in Qingdao.
MAY 15 - BRITISH sailors have passed their first test on Paralympic waters in Qingdao, China, winning two gold medals to top the medal table at the IFDS Qingdao International Regatta today.
NOVEMBER 28 - THE PRESIDENT of the international sailing federation (ISAF) has said that the sport must move with the times if it is to continue to have a role in the Olympics beyond the 2012 Games.
OCTOBER 17 - GROUP 4 Securicor has joined Skandia Team GBR as one of four silver sponsors, backing the British sailing team in their quest for gold in Beijing 2008 and on home waters in London 2012.
JULY 3 - BRITISH sailing was celebrating another major sponsorship deal after Panasonic UK became the official consumer electronics supplier to the team, the most successful in the world.
JUNE 13 – FACILITIES at the Weymouth and Portland National Sailing Academy (WPNSA) are to be developed by the Olympic Delivery Authority before it stages the sailing during the 2012 Olympics and Paralympics, it was announced today.
MAY 12 – RODNEY PATTISON, one of Britain’s greatest ever sailors, has claimed that the Royal Yachting Association is receiving too much money to prepare for the 2012 Olympics.
July 19 - John Pink and Rick Peacock (pictured) maintained British sailing’s outstanding record of 49er World Championship medals, clinching a superb silver at the 2009 event at Riva del Garda today.
NOVEMBER 3 - PERTH will host the 2011 World Sailing Championships, a major qualifying event for the London Olympics.