IN MAY the World Sailing Council met in London during the international governing body’s Mid-Year meeting to discuss and vote on the events that will make up the sailing competition of the Paris 2024 Olympic Games.

Before the meeting it was confirmed that five of the current events would be retained, those being:

• Men’s One Person Dinghy

• Women’s One Person Dinghy

• Women’s Skiff – 49erFX

• Men’s Skiff – 49er

• Mixed Two Person Multihull – Nacra 17.