ISAF Sailing World Championships
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2011 ISAF Sailing World Championships
The ISAF Sailing World Championships have been held every four years since 2003 organized by International Sailing Federation (ISAF). They are the combined Class World Championships for all the disciplines of the next Olympic Sailing Competition.
The championships are used as the first of two qualifying events for Countries to gain their place to compete at the Summer Olympics Sailing Competition. As such, these Championships have much added significance.
The classes used for the upcoming Olympic competition are listed below.
|Discipline||2003 Cadiz||2007 Cascais||2011 Perth||2014 Santander|
|Single Person Dinghy Women||Europe||Laser Radial||Laser Radial||Laser Radial|
|Single Person Dinghy Men||Finn||Laser||Laser||Laser|
|Single Person Dinghy Men's Heavy||N/A||N/A||Finn||Finn|
|Single Person Dinghy Open||Laser||Finn||N/A||N/A|
|Double Person Dinghy Women||470||470||470||470|
|Double Person Dinghy Men||470||470||470||470|
|Double Person Dinghy Men High Performance||N/A||N/A||49er||49er|
|Double Person Dinghy Women High Performance||N/A||N/A||N/A||49er FX|
|Double Person Skiff||N/A||49er||N/A||N/A|
|Double Person Dinghy Open||49er||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Multihull Mixed||N/A||N/A||N/A||Nacra 17|
|Windsurfer Men||Mistral One Design||RS:X||RS:X||RS:X|
|Windsurfer Women||Mistral One Design||RS:X||RS:X||RS:X|
|Keelboat - Women's Match Racing||N/A||N/A||Elliott 6m||N/A|
- "World Championships : presentation and medal winners". the-sports.org. Retrieved 21 April 2012.