Interview with WS President Mr. Kim andersen

Yesterday Interview with WS President Mr. Kim andersen Publisher of Yacht Russia Vasily Senatorov made an exclusive interview with president of World Sailing Mr. Kim Andersen, asking questions that concern the entire sailing community. Dear Mr. Andersen, It seems that the world of sailing was caught by an ideal storm. First ever OG were postponed for a year that has a huge impact on athletes and event organizers, on the financial aspects of the major sports federations, on the sports Read more

Interview with Mr President WS. Kim Andersen

Publisher of Yacht Russia Vasily Senatorov made an exclusive interview with president of World Sailing Mr. Kim Andersen, asking questions that concern the entire sailing community. Dear Mr. Andersen, It seems that the world of sailing was caught by an ideal storm. First ever OG were postponed for a year that has a huge impact on athletes and event organizers, on the financial aspects of the major sports federations, on the sports in general. The pandemic came upon the problems Read more

Letter from the President of EUROSAF

Yesterday       Letter from the President of EUROSAF       EUROSAF President Josep Pla addressed a letter to the national federations – members of the European Federation. The website of the VFPS has published a part of this document regarding sports competitions: – EUROSAF monitors the general situation related to COVID-19 and its impact on EUROSAF competitions, taking into account the specific problems of the organizers and the expected opportunity to arrive at the competition venue as scheduled. By agreement with the organizing Read more

The letter of the President of EUROSAF

The President of EUROSAF Josep the PLA sent a letter to national federations – members of the European Federation. The website of the WFTU published the portion of this document relating to sports events: – EUROSAF monitors the overall situation COVID-19, and its impact on competition EUROSAF, taking into account the specific issues of the organizers and look forward to the opportunity to come to the competition venue as scheduled. Under the agreement with organizations conducting was cancelled two competitions, Read more

Franklin Roosevelt: President at the helm

Today       Franklin Roosevelt: President at the helm       This is strange, but among hundreds of books dedicated to Franklin Delano Roosevelt, there is not one that examines the impact of sailing on his worldview, on his political views, and his career. Meanwhile, this influence is obvious, because at all the "crossroads" of his life they arise – yachts. Sailing hobbies of the 32nd US president was devoted to an essay published in Yacht Russia 4 years ago. Today he returns to Read more

That's what the president said

Yesterday       That's what the president said       On June 10, we published an open letter to over 300 Finn Masters riders to World Sailing President Kim Andersen. Now the website of the All-Russian Union of Federal Service of Federal Service published the answer of Andersen in translation, as well as remarks of a member of the Council of WS Oleg Ilin. We decided to reprint these documents. Dear class veterans Finn! Thank you very much for your open letter, expressing your Read more

Here’s what the President said

On June 10 we published an open letter, more than 300 racers Finn Masters President of the World Sailing Kim Andersen. Now the site of the WFTU published the response of Andersen in translation, and remarks of member of the Board WS Oleg Ilyin. We decided these documents to reprint. Dear veterans of the Finn class! Thank you for your open letter, expressing your concern regarding the exclusion of the Finn class of the Olympic program. As always, your opinion Read more

World Sailing President answers our questions

February 20, 2019       World Sailing President answers our questions       In the new (116th) issue of YR, we are publishing an interview with World Sailing President Kim Andersen, who took the time to answer our questions regarding recent WS actions. Here is a small excerpt from this conversation: Yacht Russia: The latest decisions of World Sailing Council have caused a lot of questions, doubts and rumors. Could you comment on the situation and tell about possible solutions to the problems? Kim Read more

The President of the World Sailing answers to our questions

In the new (116-m) room YR we publish an interview with the President of the World Sailing by Kim Andersen, who took the time to answer our questions regarding the latest actions of the WS. Here is a small excerpt from that interview: Yacht Russia: Recent decisions of the Council of World Sailing has caused a large number of questions, doubts and rumors. Could You comment on the situation and talk about possible solutions to the problems? Kim Andersen: In Read more

An open letter to the President of the all-Russian sailing Federation Vladimir Silkin

10 Oct 2018 Moscow – Saint-Petersburg Dear Vladimir! Earlier in the week it became known that the President of sailing Federation of Ukraine appealed to the leadership of World Sailing (world sailing Federation) with the requirement to exclude from the WFTU in the number of national federations – members of the WS. As the main motivation for such requirements is indicated a violation of the Rule 89.1 of the International Rules of sailing races (GPR-17), associated with the fact that Read more