AN OFFICIAL
WEBSITE OF
WORLD SAILING

www.sailing.org/
Event Partners
Suppliers

World Match Race Rankings

The World Sailing Match Race Rankings were introduced in 1989 and measure the performance of over 2000 skippers to identify the world's most consistent performers. There are two divisions - Open and Women. To gain women's match racing ranking poinst all crew members shall be women.

The Rankings rate skippers based on their performances at World Sailing Graded events over the 24 month period prior to the release date of the Rankings. Skippers score points by competing a Graded Events with the highest points awarded to the event winner and decreasing down. The most points are up for grabs at the World Match Racing Tour, followed by World Sailing Grade 1 events, Grade 2 through to Grade 5.

Release Dates

Events can be upgraded providing they meet the Grading criteria of the higher level. Events can also be downgraded if they fail to meet the criteria.

Failure to send results in time for inclusion in the appropriate rankings release may result in points being lost or delayed until the next rankings

Ranking Release Dates

  • Wednesday 17 January 2018
  • Wednesday 14 March 2018
  • Wednesday 11 April 2018 - ranking release has been amended to the Friday 13 April 2018 due to a server outage with the provider - apologies for any inconvenience
  • Wednesday 16 May 2018
  • Wednesday 13 June 2018
  • Wednesday 11 July 2018
  • Wednesday 15 August 2018
  • Wednesday 12 September 2018
  • Wednesday 17 October 2018
  • ?Wednesday 12 December 2018

Fleet Race Rankings
Fleet Race Rankings
Match Race Rankings
Match Race Rankings
Upcoming Events
  • 200
  • 100
  • 50
  • World
  • Grade 1
  • Grade 2
  • Grade 3
  • Grade 4
  • Grade 5

Upcoming 200-Point Events

Upcoming 100-Point Events

DateNameVenueNation
16 May 2018470 European ChampionshipBourgasBUL
21 May 2018Medemblik Regatta (formerly Delta Lloyd Regatta)Medemblik NED
23 May 2018RS:X North American Championships Puerto CancunMEX
16 Jun 2018Kieler WocheKiel-SchilkseeGER
17 Aug 2018CORK OCR (Olympic Classes Regatta)KingstonCAN
19 Aug 2018RS:X European & Youth European Championship + Open TrophySopotPOL
12 Dec 2018Sail Melbourne MelbourneAUS
21 May 2019Medemblik Regatta (formerly Delta Lloyd Regatta)Medemblik NED

Upcoming 50-Point Events

DateNameVenueNation
28 Apr 2018 Palavska RegattaNove Mlyny lake ‚Äď PavlovCZE
2 May 2018Regatta Port Bourgas ‚Äď Bourgas Sailing WeekBourgasBUL
5 May 2018Laser Senior European ChampionshipLa RochelleFRA
10 May 2018Laser Europa Cup - Switzerland Neuch√ĘtelSUI
11 May 2018GKSS Olympic Classes RegattaLångedrag, GöteborgSWE
18 May 20182018 Finn Master World ChampionshipSant Andreu de Llavaneres- BarcelonaESP
8 Jun 2018Laser Europa Cup - Bulgaria VarnaBUL
30 Jun 2018Laser Class U.S. NationalsNorth Galveston Bay, La Porte, TexasUSA
7 Jul 2018Laser Europa Cup - GermanyRostock-WarnemuendeGER
8 Jul 2018European Championship / Progressive Sailing FestivalLA ROCHELLEFRA

Next 10 World Events

DateNameVenueNation
7 May 2018WMT - Argo Group Gold CupRoyal Bermuda Yacht ClubBER
3 Jul 20182018 Youth Match Racing World ChampionshipLake Ledro, TrentinoITA
4 Jul 2018WMT - GKSS Spring Cup SwedenMarstrandSWE
13 Aug 20182018 Women's Match Racing World ChampionshipEkaterinburgRUS
3 Oct 20182018 Sunfish Youth World ChampionshipCarolina Yacht ClubUSA
7 Oct 20182018 Sunfish World ChampionshipCarolina Yacht ClubUSA

Upcoming Grade 1 Events

DateNameVenueNation
22 Apr 20182018 World Cup Series - Round 3, HyèresHyèresFRA
23 Apr 2018Dutch Women's Match - POSTPONEDHoornNED
25 Jun 20182018 Helsinki Women's MatchHelsinkiFIN
6 Aug 2018Lysekil Women's Match 2017LysekilSWE
8 Aug 2018EUROSAF Match Race - Open European Championship 2018Haven Kakumae Sailing CenterEST

Upcoming Grade 3 Events

DateNameVenueNation
28 Apr 2018WarmUp EventDabie Lake, SzczecinPOL
28 Apr 2018Icebreaker CupTallin, Haben Kakumae Yacht ClubEST
30 Apr 2018Szczecin Match RaceSzczecin - Dabie Lake, Odra RiverPOL
4 May 2018ROU National Championship 2018Lifeharour MarinaROU
5 May 20182018 Season Start Match Race CupFIN
10 May 2018Russian Open and Women Match Race Championships - Komatek Cup 2018Ekaterinburg, Gubernskiy yacht club KOMATEK RUS
19 May 2018GKSS Spring Cup/EMRTLangedragSWE
8 Jun 2018Darwin Open Match Racing RegattaDarwin Sailing ClubAUS
8 Jun 2018Porto Montenegro Match RacePorto Montenegro, TivatMNE
9 Jun 2018USMRC QualifierSan Diego BayUSA

Upcoming Grade 4 Events

DateNameVenueNation
5 May 2018Gmunden Grand Prix - Austrian Tour 1Gmunden AUT
11 May 2018Spring Match Race 2018Marina di Ravenna (RA)ITA
18 May 2018Sailing Academy CupMoscow Region, Boltino, Yacht Club OreshkaRUS
7 Jul 2018Achensee Grand Prix - Austrian Tour 3 Achensee, TirolAUT
19 Jul 2018Summer Match CupRussia, Moscowskaya oblast, Boltino, Yacht club ¬ęOreshka¬ĽRUS
21 Jul 2018RYA National Match Racing Qualifier 1Royal Southern Yacht ClubGBR
21 Jul 2018Captain John Piper Anniversary RegattaCYCA, SydneyAUS
1 Aug 2018YachtingRus Cup | Jazz & SailKalingradRUS
4 Aug 2018Club Marine NSW Youth Match Racing ChampionshipCYCA, SydneyAUS
4 Aug 2018Bregenz Grand Prix - Austrian Tour 4 BregenzAUT

Upcoming Grade 5 Events

DateNameVenueNation
27 Apr 2018SF Bay Women's Match Race Cinegatta (open crew)St Francis Yacht ClubUSA
28 Apr 20182nd Trofeo Match Race "Compagnia della Vela"SalernoITA
21 May 2018Haven Kakumae Sailing Summer Cup 1Tallin, Haben Kakumae Yacht ClubEST
29 May 2018Homerus MR Championship For Blinds - B1 & B2 categoriesSalernoITA
4 Jun 2018Haven Kakumae Sailing Summer Cup 2Tallin, Haben Kakumae Yacht ClubEST
3 Sep 2018Haven Kakumae Sailing Summer Cup 5Tallin, Haben Kakumae Yacht ClubEST
10 Sep 2018Haven Kakumae Sailing Summer Cup 6Tallin, Haben Kakumae Yacht ClubEST
1 Oct 2018Haven Kakumae Sailing Summer Cup 7Tallin, Haben Kakumae Yacht ClubEST
6 Oct 2018GKSS KM Club ChampionshipLangedrag, GothenburgSWE
© 2018 All Rights Reserved by Sailing.org Privacy & Cookies delivered by Sotic powered by OpenText WSM