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October 2014

Dates for 2015 - The following dates are now confirmed for 2015
 - Europeans - Split, Croatia: 9-17 May
 - Silver Cup - Valencia, Spain: 28 June - 5 July
 - Finn Gold Cup - Takapuna, New Zealand: 21-29 November

Event websites are under construction. 

ISAF Sailing World Championships - Santander

See a news summary on this site here
Event websiteISAF Worlds Page • ISAF Live Blog • Results

August 2014

All sailors going to the ISAF Worlds in Santander please note the Notice of Race Amendment No. 2 regarding flags on sails. 

The first Rio test event is on: Event website here: http://www.aquecerio.com

2014 IFA AGM
This will be held on May 3 in La Rochelle, during the European Championships. Please send Agenda items to Corinne as soon as possible. At the meeting the class will be voting on all three major championships for 2016, and we welcome more bids for these.

February 2014
It's been a busy start to the year with the new website being launched, a magazine for the Finn Masters and the first events at Miami and Cannes. In Cannes, Jonathan Lobert won from Deniss Karpaak and Tapio Nirkko. 2014 will be an important year for many on the journey to Rio and we'll be keeping you informed every step of the way.

January 2014
ISAF Sailing World Cup Miami: Giles Scott snatched a last minute victory from Oliver Tweddell and Jorge Zarif.

December 2013
Bjorn Allansson won his first ever major event at the ISAF Sailig World Cup Melbourne, from Oliver Tweddell and Jake Lilley

September 2013
Hungarian September - 2in1
Two great competitions in one trip on Lake Balaton
Sept. 11-15 European Masters Championship – Tihany
Sept. 18-22 Hungarian Championship – Balatonfüred

August 2013
Finn Gold Cup in Tallinn
Welcome Regatta 19-20 August More...
The Cup arrives in Tallinn More...
Daily Videos: Opening - Day 1 - Day 2 - Day 3 - Day 4 - Day 5 - Medal race
Finn Class Photos on Flickr
More photos

July 2013
Vasilij Zbogar wins Europeans in Warnemunde: Photo gallery - Results
Videos: Practice race - Day 2 - Day 3 - Day 4 - Day 5 - Day 6

Silver Cup Results - Jury board - Photos

June 2013
On August 23-26 WV Randmeer, The Netherlands is organising the Open Dutch Championship Finn Master 2013. More info here.

May 2013

Following the tragic loss of Andrew 'Bart' Simpson on May 9 in San Francisco, the Finn Class extends its sympathies and condolences to all his family, friends, team mates and fellow sailors. He will be sorely missed by an enormous number of people. We all share in this sad loss.

Tributes here, here, here and here.

Masters: Three days of training planned before the Finn World Masters starts next weekend. Details

March 2013
Documents added for International University Sailing Cup including Notice of Race, Budget and visa instructions 

January 2013
FINNatics republished on Amazon. More here 


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November 2014
Santander Finn Gold Cup, Silver Cup in Hoorn, Technical review, Gear in 2014, Test event in Rio, Stories from Juniors, 

Read the new edition online here or download as a PDF.


Giles Scott (GBR) has won the 2014 Finn Gold Cup at the ISAF Sailing World Championships in Santander. Ivan Kljakovic Gaspic (CRO) started the day in second overall and a win in the medal race comfortably gave him the silver medal. Ed Wright (GBR) eventually took bronze after a close battle with Jonathan Lobert (FRA).



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