Martine Grael and Kahena Kunze won the women’s 49erFX medal race by just two seconds from New Zealand’s Alex Maloney and Molly Meech as Rio 2016 hosts Brazil claimed their fourth Olympic gold of the Games on the final day of sailing action on Guanabara Bay.
Rio 2016 Olympics Medal Table
Argentina’s Santiago Lange and Cecilia Carranza Saroli became the first sailors to win the Nacra 17 gold at an Olympic Games after surviving a nail biting medal race on Guanabara Bay in Rio de Janeiro today.
Charline Picon of France got her hands on what had been an elusive Olympic gold medal as she came through a gripping final day to win the women's RS:X title on Guanabara Bay in Rio de Janeiro today.
World Sailing has reversed its decision to axe Russia’s Pavel Sozykin from Rio 2016 based upon new guidance provided by the International Olympic Committee (IOC).
Exclusive: "No danger" of delay to Olympic sailing competition, in spite of deployment of giant cranes to damaged ramp
The start of the Olympic sailing competition next Monday (August 8) will not be delayed, according to Andy Hunt, chief executive of World Sailing.
Roberta Caputo has been axed from the Italian team for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games after she tested positive for banned substance clostebol.
Croce vows to make World Sailing a "global leader in sporting governance" after unveiling election manifesto
World Sailing President Carlo Croce has unveiled his election manifesto titled “A New Era for World Sailing” which outlines six key themes the Italian would aim to tackle should he be re-elected to the role.
World Sailing has opened its nominations process ahead of the governing body's Presidential election in November.
Australia have named a six strong sailing team for the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games with Liesl Tesch, who was robbed at gunpoint close to the Guanabara Bay sailing venue, among those included.
Watchmaker Rolex has extended its sponsorship of World Sailing's World Sailor of the Year Awards for 2016.
Danish duo Daniel Bjornholt Christensen and Josephine Frederiksen wrapped up the Hobie Cat World Championships title on the final day of the event in Dapeng Bay in China.
World champions Sime Fantela and Igor Marenic won the men’s 470 medal race to claim gold on the final day of action at the Sailing World Cup in Weymouth and Portland.
Britain’s Giles Scott made the most of the sole finn race to take the lead in the class on the penultimate day of the Sailing World Cup leg in Weymouth and Portland as a lack of wind continued to affect proceedings.
Windsurfer Toni Wilhelm continued his superb form on another wind-affected day at the Sailing World Cup leg in Weymouth and Portland, claiming two victories in the R:SX class.
Scott underlines form ahead of Olympic debut at Rio 2016 on first full day of racing at home Sailing World Cup
Britain's Giles Scott made a strong start in the Finn class on the first full day of action at the Sailing World Cup in Weymouth and Portland today.