Kim Andersen and Quanhai Li will next week contest a run-off for the World Sailing Presidency, after beating off the challenges of two other candidates in the first round of a bitter and keenly-contested race.
A record number of votes, 127, have been cast in the first round of voting in World Sailing's Presidential election.
Marit Bouwmeester snatched the women's laser radial crown from Anne-Marie Rindom's grasp after the defending champion had a final day to forget at the European Laser Championships in Polish city Gdansk.
Denmark's Anne-Marie Rindom is a step closer to successfully defending her laser radial title with one day left at the European Laser Championships in Gdansk in Poland.
Nine players will contest the 2020 eSailing World Championship final having emerged from a field of 820 during a four-day play-offs event.
Britain's Michael Beckett has taken a commanding lead at the top of the men's laser standings after the first day of gold-fleet races at the European Laser Championships in Gdansk in Poland.
Armenia and Vanuatu have been removed from the latest list of suspended Member National Authorities (MNAs), indicating that they will, after all, be able to cast votes in World Sailing’s current bitterly-fought Presidential election.
Sergey Dzhienbaev has been elected President of the Russian Yachting Federation (VFPS) following a comfortable victory over rival Vasily Senatorov.
Denmark's Anne-Marie Rindom extended her lead at the top of the women's laser radial standings after a consistent third day of the European Laser Championships in Gdansk in Poland.
Denmark's Anne-Marie Rindom had a perfect second day at the European Laser Championships in Gdansk in Poland, winning both of her races to take a comfortable lead at the top of the women's laser radial standings.
World Sailing President Kim Andersen has boasted that under his leadership the governing body has been “setting trends” and "leading other sports".
Sailors from Poland, Denmark and Britain sit in first place after day one of the Laser Senior European Championships in Gdansk in Poland, with two races completed in each competition.
Members of World Sailing are preparing to cast their vote in the Presidential election following a truncated and bitter campaign for the top job at the organisation.
Finland's Jyrki Jarvi, the first Olympic gold medallist in the discipline, was today elected as the new President of the 49er Class Association.
Denmark's Anne-Marie Rindom will bid to defend her title at the Laser Senior European Championships, which begin tomorrow in Polish city Gdansk.