SAP_5O5_20165O5 World Championships 2016
and Classic Championships

UK Nationals/Pre-Worlds 27-28 July
Worlds 30 July – 5 August

SAP partners with the 5O5 class for the 2016 SAP 5O5 World Championships

June 6th, 2016|Comments Off on SAP partners with the 5O5 class for the 2016 SAP 5O5 World Championships

For the 8th year in succession the international 5O5 class is delighted to confirm SAP as title  partner for the 2016 SAP 5O5 World Championships, held at the London 2012 Olympic sailing venue of Weymouth [...]

Allen sponsors the 505 Worlds

April 15th, 2016|Comments Off on Allen sponsors the 505 Worlds

Allen Brothers has announced it is to sponsor the 2016 505 Worlds at Weymouth and Portland. The Worlds regatta program begins with the UK Open Championships on the 27th and 28th of July as a [...]

Welcome to our clothing sponsor, Gul

February 16th, 2016|Comments Off on Welcome to our clothing sponsor, Gul

Gul has been confirmed as clothing sponsor for the 2016 5O5 World Championships which will be held at the Weymouth and Portland National Sailing Academy. Gul's Mike Pickering said, "we are delighted to be supporting [...]

Congratulations to Mike Martin and Adam Lowry

August 5th, 2016|Comments Off on Congratulations to Mike Martin and Adam Lowry

In a strong position coming into the last day, Mike Martin and Adam Lowry put in another superb performance to take the 2016 505 World Championship crown. Michael Wilson and Phil Hardisty took the inaugural [...]

Race Reports

July 30th, 2016|Comments Off on Race Reports

Detailed event reports are available here : http://www.yachtsandyachting.com/class/505

Follow online

July 30th, 2016|Comments Off on Follow online

SAP are once again providing live tracking of all the action.  Click here for live tracking. Click here for race results.

Worlds Photos

July 29th, 2016|Comments Off on Worlds Photos

We are delighted that Christophe Favreau is once again supporting the 505 Worlds.  For the best photos from each day's action, check out his Facebook posts here https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100008464320016  

Smith & Needham Take the UK Nationals & Pre-Worlds

July 28th, 2016|Comments Off on Smith & Needham Take the UK Nationals & Pre-Worlds

In a tightly-fought contest, Andy Smith and Tim Needham - GBR9088 - scores 2,1,(7),6,1 - took the Pre-Worlds and National Title on countback from Mike Holt and Carl Smit - USA9072 - scores 1,(4),4,3,2 - [...]

Arrival, Registration and Measurement

July 22nd, 2016|Comments Off on Arrival, Registration and Measurement

On Arrival Follow signs and directions from the roundabout at the end of the causeway. If towing, park outside the main building, otherwise use the car park. Report to main building reception Collect welcome instructions, [...]

Social Events

July 19th, 2016|Comments Off on Social Events

Every Day of the Worlds Enjoy a serving of pasta and the famous SAP Happy Hour after sailing every day during the World Championships. Events Competitors will receive tickets to the following [...]

5O5 Reunion Lunch

July 8th, 2016|Comments Off on 5O5 Reunion Lunch

A great opportunity for all past 5O5 sailors to get together at our flagship event. Please email John Locke johnlocke@btconnect.com if you would like to book a place. Venue: Weymouth and Portland National Sailing Academy Date: [...]

2016 International AGM, 4th August

July 7th, 2016|Comments Off on 2016 International AGM, 4th August

As previously published, here's the agenda for the 2016 AGM, to be held at the Worlds Venue (WPNSA, Weymouth) on Thursday 4th August 2016. The PDF is the official document: AGM 2016_Agenda Here are the [...]

Who are the contenders…?

June 23rd, 2016|Comments Off on Who are the contenders…?

Our friends in Annapolis are already working hard on preparations for the 2017 Worlds, but they still have time to keep a close eye on 2016.  Here's their run-down of the top contenders...  In the [...]

Pre-Order your Gul Event Jacket

June 6th, 2016|Comments Off on Pre-Order your Gul Event Jacket

Gul have produced a superb event jacket, perfect for you or your family.  This Code Zero Softshell Jacket is waterproof, windproof and breathable, with a bonded zipped chest pocket, hand warmer pockets, an internal chest [...]

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Book your Lay-Day Activities Now

May 6th, 2016|Comments Off on Book your Lay-Day Activities Now

Take advantage of one of these trips on the lay-day (Tuesday 2nd August)!  Please order soon to avoid disappointment, as some have limited numbers available. Stonehenge The world famous neolithic stone ring. Walk [...]

P&O Ferries Discount

February 14th, 2016|Comments Off on P&O Ferries Discount

We are pleased to announce that for teams travelling from continental Europe P&O Ferries have offered us the facility to use their ‘Friends and Family’ booking discounts for their cross channel services – which can [...]