Bart’s Bash Launches Sailing Fundraising Platform:
Bart’s Bash, the world’s largest sailing event, is announcing that participating sailing clubs in 2018 will have the opportunity to raise funds for their own sailing projects, using the Bart’s Bash event as a fundraising platform. Sailing clubs wishing to continue to raise funds through Bart’s Bash to support the Andrew Simpson Foundation (ASF) will still exist as an option. Funds raised directly for the ASF will enable the Foundation to continue increasing participation and improving young people’s lives through sailing. Full Report.
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World Sailing Confirms Paris 2024 Events:
London, Great Britain (May 14, 2018) – World Sailing’s Council met for the first day of a two day meeting today at World Sailing’s Mid-Year Meeting. Discussions on Paris 2024 Olympic Events, Para World Sailing Events and Formats, Sustainability Agenda 2030 and safety reporting were held.
Following a lengthy debate and decision-making process, the Events for the Paris 2024 Olympic Games were confirmed. Ahead of the meeting, it was announced that the following Events and their Equipment would remain unchanged.
• Men’s One Person Dinghy – Laser*
• Women’s One Person Dinghy – Laser Radial*
• Women’s Skiff – 49erFX
• Men’s Skiff – 49er
• Mixed Two…
Full Article: Scuttlebutt Sailing News – World Sailing Confirms Paris 2024 Events, Assoc Editor