Vir Menon Becomes First Indian to Qualify Into Gold Fleet of Laser 4.7 Worlds

Buenos Aires, Argentina: Four Laser 4.7 sailors, three boys and one girl, represented India at the MacLaren 2012 Laser 4.7 World Championship at Buenos Aires, Argentina from 31 March – 7 April. Sailors from 27 countries took part in the event. Indian team comprised of Vir Menon, Abhimanyu Panwar, Ravindhar Murali and Ekta Yadav. The team […]

Rohini wins Bronze in Eilat Sailing Championship in Israel

Israel: The Eilat Regatta took place over 3 days in the beautiful city of Eilat in Israel, in the Red Sea. Sailors were welcomed with sunny skies and very strong winds from the shore. All the top Israeli Laser Radial boys and girls competed in the nine race series. Rohini Rau won a Bronze among […]

Ganapathy and Varun Clinch Bronze Medal in 29er at Asian Sailing Championship

Ganapathy KC and Varun Thakkar

Malaysia: Ganapathy KC and Varun Thakkar won a bronze medal for India in 29er class at the Asian Sailing Championship 2012 in Malaysia. They sailed the series very consistently and finished all races in the top 4 to finish 3rd overall with a total of 32 points. Indian girls team of Varsha Gautham and Aishwarya […]

Mahesh Wins Silver in Match Racing at Asian Sailing Championship

R Mahesh

World No.49 Ramachandran Mahesh won a silver medal for India in Match Racing at the 15th Asian Sailing Championship in Malaysia. He went down 3-0 to World No. 203 Jeremy Koo of Malaysia in the finals. In the semifinals Mahesh beat Malaysia’s second best team skippered by Mohd Masyuri. Masyuri won the first two matches, […]

Vishnu Sarvanan wins Bronze at Langkawi International Regatta

Malaysia: Vishnu Sarvanan won a bronze medal for India at the 9th KFC Langkawi International Regatta Perdana 2012 in Optimist class. A total of nine optimist sailors and one Laser 4.7 sailor from India took part in the event. The event featured a strong fleet of 92 boats and served as a warm up event […]