Youth Olympic Games

Youth Olympics to be held in Buenos Aires, Argentina, from October 1-12, 2018. The event is for sailors aged 14-18 and the selection regulations can be found here.

New Zealand will have a team of three sailors at the 2018 Youth Olympic Games in Argentina, following the selections of boardsailors Max van der Zalm and Veerle ten Have and kiteboarder Pia Gordon. You can read the full announcement here.


Click here to view the World Sailing Qualification System.

Key qualification events are:


11-15 January 2018 Oceania qualification tournament, Royal Queensland Yacht Squadron (AUS)
15-20 July 2017 World Championships, TBC France


12-18 March 2018, Asia and Oceania qualification tournament, Pranburi (THA)
April or May 2018 (TBC), World Championships TBC


11-15 January 2018, Oceania and Asia qualification tournament, Royal Queensland Yacht Squadron (AUS)
22-28 April 2018, Nacra 15 World Championships 2018, Barcelona (ESP)

For more information, contact Stuart Thomas.