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Megan Pascoe: ‘It took me over a decade to get my hands on the world trophy’

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Megan Pascoe won the gold medal during the 2.4 Metre sailing World Championships last year. She will compete at the Delta Lloyd Regatta for the 8th time. ‘The queen of the Regatta  returns to Medemblik’   This will be the eighth time you compete at the Delta Lloyd Regatta. What is special for you about this event? The IJsselmeer is very shifty which I like, it reminds me of growing up on the small ponds. Delta Lloyd Regatta is a well-run event with great race committee and an interesting bit of water to sail on. What does it feels like…

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Delta Lloyd Regatta appointed as qualifier event for Sailing World Cup 2018

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World Sailing has announced the qualification system for the Sailing World Cup 2018.For all Olympic Classes, you can qualify for the 2018 World Cup Series during our Regatta. You can find the quotas for each round, the final and the places to be allocated based on the WS Ranking and the qualification regattas in table below. You can find more information about the qualification system here. Register now for the Delta Lloyd Regatta 2017  

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Tanja Frank: ‘Standing on the Olympic podium is such a nice feeling!’

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Interview: Tanja Frank Tanja Frank won the bronze medal in the Nacra 17 during the Rio Olympics. Now she has switched from the Narca to the 49erFX. She also describes perfectly the difference between sailing with a man or woman: ‘With them you can be more direct to each other’. First, how does it feel to win the Bronze medal at the Olympic Games? It is not possible to say it in words. I was only thinking: Is this for real? Besides that, it was incredible. Standing on the Olympic podium is such a nice feeling! However, it is still…

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Clapcich: ‘The Delta Lloyd Regatta is a high level test for every sailor!’

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Clapcich: ‘The Delta Lloyd Regatta is always a high level test for every sailor!’ Francesca Clapcich recently switched back to the Laser Radial class after competing in the 49erFX during the Rio Olympics. The Italian was one of our first entrants. We asked her why the Delta Lloyd Regatta is so special to her. Have you attended the Delta Lloyd Regatta before? Yes! In the Laser Radial class and also in the 49erFX class.  It’s always a really challenging regatta! Why are you attending this year’s Delta Lloyd Regatta? The regatta is always a high level test for every sailor….

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Top 3 Rio Olympics Laser Radial signed up

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The top 3 of the Rio Olympics Laser Radial already signed up for the Delta Lloyd Regatta 2017. That means Marit Bouwmeester (gold), Annalise Murphy (silver) and Anne-Marie Rindom (bronze) will battle against each other during the Delta Lloyd Regatta in May. Unique experience The Delta Lloyd Regatta gives sailors from all over the world a unique experience to sail against all the medalists of the Rio Olympics Laser Radial class. Bouwmeester and Murphy were also the number 1 and 2 of the Delta Lloyd Regatta 2016. We are also very excited with the registration of Anne-Marie Rindom. The Danish…

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Invitation world class sailors

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During our 5-day event the Delta Lloyd Regatta gives sailors a unique opportunity to compete against some of the best sailors in the world. The Rio Olympic medal winners have already been invited to participate in the Delta Lloyd Regatta and based on the world ranking dated 13 March we will also be inviting the top 5 of every class. Strong competition Within sailing, the Delta Lloyd Regatta is one of the leading Olympic events in Europe. We focus on innovation and the development of the international sport itself. We are looking forward to welcome these sailors to our unique…

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49erFX will be an open class

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The Delta Lloyd Regatta and the international 49er class have decided to offer the 49erFX sailors the opportunity to sail in an open class. This means all genders and mixed sailors are able to participate in the 2017 event.  Development of 49erFX class It all comes down to the bigger picture for the event organization; innovation. Every year the Regatta is looking for ways to innovate the sport of sailing. The event is also a moment to test some of the latest developments in the sport, which can be beneficiary for international class organizations and World Sailing, which we are…

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Online entry is open

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The registration for the 2017 Delta Lloyd Regatta is now open. Sailors are able to register for the 33rd edition of the Delta Lloyd Regatta which takes place from 23 – 27 May 2017 in Medemblik, the Netherlands. Olympic sailing All Olympic classes are invited to the 2017 Delta Lloyd Regatta. This means the following classes are able to register: 470 Men 470 Women 49er 49er FX (open) Finn Nacra 17 Laser Radial Laser Standard RS:X Men RS:X Women Paralympic sailing Paralympic sailing is no longer part of the Paralympic program. However, the Delta Lloyd Regatta wants to offer the…

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SAVE THE DATE: 23-27 MAY 2017

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The 33rd edition of the Delta Lloyd Regatta will be held from 23 – 27 May 2017 in Medemblik, the Netherlands. All Olympic classes, as well as the 2.4 mR class will have the opportunity to participate in our event. Registration open mid next month All Olympic classes have the opportunity to register for the Delta Lloyd Regatta 2017 before the end of the year. We also decided to offer disabled sailors a chance to take part in our event by adding the 2.4 mR class. Chairman, Ferdi Merks: “We have hosted Paralympic sailing for many years in Medemblik. We…

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