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49er

The 49er is the twin-trapeze high-performance class that won the spot for the Sydney 2000 Olympics. It has since been voted by ISAF for the 2004 Olympics in Athens.

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Posted on 3 Aug
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Posted on 3 Aug
Tokyo 2020 Olympic Sailing Competition day 10
Gold Medals for Italy & Brazil and two for Great Britain
Posted on 3 Aug
Tuesday Tokyo medal rush for Team GB sailors
Two ultra-tense finishes secure gold medals in the 49er and Finn medal races
Posted on 3 Aug
Tokyo 2020: Great Britain and Italy take home gold
With the 49er class decided by the slimmest of margins
Posted on 3 Aug
Tokyo 2020: Belcher and Ryan on cusp of greatness
For Ryan it will be sweet success the second time around.
Posted on 3 Aug
Great Britain wins gold in 49er Men
New Zealand silver, Germany bronze at Tokyo 2020
Posted on 3 Aug
Team USA at Tokyo 2020 Olympics day 9
A lack of wind forced a postponement of racing on Monday
Posted on 2 Aug
No wind means no winners at Tokyo Olympics
The races have been postponed to tomorrow with their Medal Races remaining as scheduled on Wednesday
Posted on 2 Aug
Tokyo 2020: Setting up for the skiff medal races
Will the Rio gold medalists repeat?
Posted on 2 Aug
Tokyo 2020 Olympic Sailing Competition day 9
Lack of wind sets up for 4 medal races on Tuesday
Posted on 2 Aug
49er and FX Medal Races postponed until Tuesday
Due to a lack of wind in Enoshima on Monday
Posted on 2 Aug
Images from Day 8 - Laser, Laser Radial and Nacra
Images from Day 8 of the Tokyo2020 Olympic Regatta featuring the Medal Racing and Nacra 17's
Posted on 1 Aug
Team USA at Tokyo 2020 Olympics day 8
US Nacra 17 qualifies for medal race
Posted on 1 Aug
Two more medals secured for Team GB sailors
But colour yet to be decided
Posted on 1 Aug
Tokyo 2020 Olympic Sailing Competition day 8
Laser gold for Wearn (AUS) and Radial gold for Rindom (DEN)
Posted on 1 Aug
Matt Wearn wins Laser Gold at Tokyo Olympics
Overcoming a nervous start to the regatta to completely dominate
Posted on 1 Aug
Three Kiwi crews set to chase Olympic medals
Peter Burling and Blair Tuke will go into tomorrow's 49er medal race with a four-point advantage
Posted on 1 Aug
Tokyo 2020: Narrow leads in 49er classes
A totally different challenge show top teams in full command of their skiffs
Posted on 31 Jul
Team USA at Tokyo 2020 Olympics day 7
Heartbreak for Roble/Shea in 49erFX
Posted on 31 Jul
Australians sail into medal contention at Tokyo
Nacra 17 team of Jason Waterhouse and Lisa Darmanin are in fourth place
Posted on 31 Jul
Burling and Tuke excited about golden opportunity
Peter Burling and Blair Tuke will pull on the leader's yellow bibs for the first time at Tokyo2020
Posted on 31 Jul
Tokyo 2020 Olympic Sailing Competition day 7
Windsurfing golds for Yunxiu Lu (CHN) and Kiran Badloe (NED)
Posted on 31 Jul
Wonderful Wilson takes Tokyo windsurf bronze
Becomes second ever female British Olympic windsurfing medallist
Posted on 31 Jul
Team USA at Tokyo 2020 Olympics day 6
Roble & Shea move up, Buckingham near-misses medal race
Posted on 30 Jul
Tokyo2020: Leader boards level up on a light Day 6
overall there was a levelling of the leaderboards - making for a tense round of Medal racing
Posted on 30 Jul
Links
49er UK Nationals Attendance
see the full nationals attendance table here

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Peter Burling and Blair Tuke are crossed by the Brits at the leewardmark - 49er - Tokyo2020 - Day 9- August 2, - Enoshima, Japan.
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Peter Burling and Blair Tuke - 49er - Tokyo2020 - Day 9- August 2, - Enoshima, Japan.
© Richard Gladwell - Sail-World.com / Photosport
Peter Burling and Blair Tuke - 49er - Tokyo2020 - Day 9- August 2, - Enoshima, Japan.
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Peter Burling and Blair Tuke (NZL) - in prestart discussion - 49er Medal Race - Tokyo2020 - Day 9- August 2, - Enoshima, Japan.
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Peter Burling and Blair Tuke (NZL) head off from the start - 49er - Tokyo2020 - Day 9- August 2, - Enoshima, Japan.
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The British crew beat the Germans by 2 sec to win the Gold Medal- 49er - Tokyo2020 - Day 9- August 2, - Enoshima, Japan.
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Peter Burling and Blair Tuke (NZL) watch the NZ flag being raised- 49er Medal ceremony - Tokyo2020 - Day 9- August 2, - Enoshima, Japan.
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Peter Burling and Blair Tuke (NZL) heading for the finish - 49er - Tokyo2020 - Day 9- August 2, - Enoshima, Japan.
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Peter Burling and Blair Tuke (NZL) - 49er Medal ceremony - Tokyo2020 - Day 9- August 2, - Enoshima, Japan.
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Peter Burling and Blair Tuke (NZL) Silver medalists - 49er - Tokyo2020 - Day 9- August 2, - Enoshima, Japan.
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Peter Burling and Blair Tuke (NZL) head off from the start - 49er - Tokyo2020 - Day 9- August 2, - Enoshima, Japan.
© Richard Gladwell - Sail-World.com / Photosport
The British crew beat the Germans by 2 sec to win the Gold Medal- 49er - Tokyo2020 - Day 9- August 2, - Enoshima, Japan.
© Richard Gladwell - Sail-World.com / Photosport
Men's 49er Gold for Dylan Fletcher and Stu Bithell (GBR) at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Sailing Competition
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49er podium at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Sailing Competition
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Dylan Fletcher and Stuart Bithell (GBR) take gold in 49er.
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Men's 49er Gold for Dylan Fletcher and Stu Bithell (GBR) at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Sailing Competition
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Men's 49er Bronze for Erik Heil and Thomas Ploessel (GER) at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Sailing Competition
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Men's 49er Silver for Pete Burling and Blair Tuke (NZL) at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Sailing Competition
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Men's 49er Gold for Dylan Fletcher and Stu Bithell (GBR) at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Sailing Competition
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Waiting in the boat park ahead of the 49er Medal Races at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Sailing Competition
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Waiting in the boat park ahead of the 49er Medal Races at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Sailing Competition
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Waiting in the boat park ahead of the 49er Medal Races at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Sailing Competition
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Waiting in the boat park ahead of the 49er Medal Races at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Sailing Competition
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Tokyo2020 - Peter Burling and Blair Tuke -Mens 49er - Day 7- July, 31, - Enoshima, Japan.
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Polish win their first race, battle for medal race
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Diego Botin and Lago Marra (ESP) mid gybe.
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Tokyo2020 - Peter Burling and Blair Tuke - Mens 49er - Day 7- July, 31, - Enoshima, Japan.
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Peter Burling and Blair Tuke sailing on the final day of qualifiers for the 49er skiff at Tokyo2020
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Team SUI on day 7 of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Sailing Competition
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Team JPN on day 7 of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Sailing Competition
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