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The Ayes Have It! or Do They?

World Sailing may wish that they had taken a leaf from the Mother of Parliaments rather than some dodgy looking electronic boxes, with a close resemblance to early TV remotes!
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World Sailing - No Reason to Change Council Meeting Votes

World Sailing has reviewed the comments by members who complained of inaccurate vote taking at the 2018 Annual Conference in Sarasota, Florida and found no reason to change the results.
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World Sailing - Curiouser and Curiouser!

Just when it seemed that World Sailing had reached calmer waters, the whole show takes to the Internet again with reports of technical mayhem and inaccurate voting.
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Mike Golding - Sailing in the Olympics is definitely niche

Solo round the world sailor Mike Golding was invited to the World Sailing Annual Conference, along with Dee Caffari, to give their perspective on solo and short handed ocean racing at a key forum.
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World Sailing and the winds of change

While the changes for the 2024 Paris Olympics made the headlines - in the sailing media anyway - What may have a more lasting effect on World Sailing was the presentation of the Governance Commission Report.
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Artemis reveal full-motion sailing simulator

Artemis Technologies has unveiled the company’s latest piece of ground breaking technology, a new full-motion sailing simulator.
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Finn class has become collateral damage

The International Finn Association (IFA) issued the following statement after final voting at the World Sailing AGM on Sunday excluded any event options for the Finn class.
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World Sailing agrees new Olympic Events for 2024

At the World Sailing AGM on Sunday, World Sailing voted for 2024 Olympic events as proposed in the WS Council Event List - that is including a Mixed 2 Person Keelboat Offshore event, a Kite-Foiler Mixed Event and a Two-Person-Dinghy Mixed event.
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Offshore Race gets the nod for 2024 Olympics

Friday at the World Sailing Annual Conference in Sarasota, USA, the Mixed 2 Person Offshore event was agreed by the WS Council for the 2024 Olympic Games, removing the Finn class.
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EU Anti-Trust Commission looking at World Sailing

The World Sailing Board has issued a statement confirming that the EU Anti-Trust Commission has requested further information in response to a complaint it has received.