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More news on the Finn Class Facebook Page and Twitter feed

August 2016

Download Rio preview here


July 2016

Jump to our Olympic News page here

Championship dates for 2017 added here.


April 2016

A provisional Agenda for the 2016 IFA AGM can now be read here along with some of the Executive reports.


November 2015

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How to follow the 2015 Finn Gold Cup in Takapuna, New Zealand

Media coverage of the 2015 Finn Gold Cup


October 2015

Major Championship dates for 2016

Europeans - Barcelona: Friday 4 to Saturday 12 March (racing from Monday 7 to Saturday 12 March)

Finn Gold Cup - Gaeta: Thursday 5 May to Friday 13 May (racing Sunday 8 May to Friday 13 May)

Finn World Masters - Torbole: Friday 13 May to Friday 20 May (racing from Monday 16 May to Friday 20 May)

Silver Cup - Aarhus:  Sunday 3 July to Saturday 9 July (racing from Tuesday 5 July to Saturday 9 July)


September 2015

Attention all Finn Gold Cup competitors: Martin Robitaille has room for an extra Finn hull going from Auckland to Valencia, Spain after the Finn Gold Cup. Price: 1800 euros. Contact him for more information.

September e-Newsletter can be found here.

April 2015

Entry is open for the Europeans in Split here and the Finn Gold Cup in Takapuna here

eNews for March

March 2015

Preliminary Notice of 2015 IFA AGM

February 2015

eNews for February

January 2015

Website for the 2015 Europeans is live. Online entry is open.

2015 Finn Masters Magazine and Yearbook is published.



All current news articles can be found in the menu on the left. Archived news can be found under the NEWS menu above.





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August 2016
Hyeres, Weymouth, Finn Gold Cup in Gaeta, Finn Masters in Torbole, Rio preview, Rio sailor profiles, British U23 initiative, 2016 AGM. Read it online or download here.


Thrilling FINNale for Rio test event as Scott steals the show

Once again the leading sailor all week has been beaten by the medal race. Pieter-Jan Postma (NED) had led the Aquece Rio 2015 test event all week but couldn't match world champion Giles Scott (GBR) in the final decisive showdown under the Sugar Loaf. And what a thrilling final showdown it was. While Scott took the Gold, Tapio Nirkko (FIN) concluded an outstanding series with a second place to take the Silver. Postma goes home with the bronze.

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