Category Archives: World Sailing

World Sailing’s Governance Commission

By | August 17, 2018

World Sailing’s Board has received and unanimously approved the first report from World Sailing’s Governance Commission at its meeting on 23 July 2018. World Sailing, the world governing body of the sport, is undertaking a governance review and the meeting marks another step on World Sailing’s governance modernisation plan. The Governance Commission is independently chaired… Read More »

World Sailing Presidential Newsletter

By | June 4, 2018

My fellow sailors and friends, As many of you have been following, the month of May has been a very productive time for World Sailing; especially with the World Sailing Mid-Year meeting having just taken place. While many decisions were made at this meeting, amongst the most impactful for the future of our sport was… Read More »

World Sailing seeks partner for Offshore World Championship

By | April 19, 2018

World Sailing, the world governing body, is seeking an Event Management Partner for the new World Sailing Offshore World Championship from 2019 through 2024… Announced at World Sailing’s 2017 Annual Conference in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, the World Sailing Offshore World Championship is intended to accelerate the interest and growth of offshore one-design sailing amongst the… Read More »

Sustainability Agenda 2030 – create a better world through sport

By | November 8, 2017

World Sailing has launched its Sustainability Agenda 2030, which sets out the world governing body’s ambitious commitment to help create a better world through sport. Sustainability Agenda 2030 was presented at today’s Sustainability Forum at the 2017 Annual Conference in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, by Mike Golding OBE, World Sailing Sustainability Commission Chairman and Dan Reading,… Read More »

How quickly the year has gone by…

By | October 30, 2017

Fellow sailors and friends, It is remarkable how quickly the year has gone by, with the 2017 World Sailing Annual Conference and AGM already just around the corner. With the sailing family coming together again in the coming weeks, I wanted to take this opportunity to reflect on my first year as World Sailing President… Read More »

World Sailing on the move

By | October 17, 2017

  World Sailing, the world governing body of the sport, have been officially inaugurated into its new Headquarters in London, Great Britain. Following the announcement of World Sailing’s relocation from Southampton to London in January 2017, an extensive evaluation process was undertaken to select a location that enabled World Sailing’s members and stakeholders ease of… Read More »

World Sailing Presidential update – September 2017

By | October 2, 2017

World Sailing President Kim Andersen offers his monthly update on what is occurring within the international governing body for the sport of sailing. Feedback from World Sailing Board meeting As mentioned in last month’s newsletter, September featured an important Board meeting at World Sailing, held in Madrid, Spain. Many important issues were discussed during this… Read More »