Talk:Sailing at the 2008 Summer Olympics

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The Sailing at the 1972 Summer Olympics forms the basis/template of all pages of the "Sailing at the xxxx Summer Olympic games" articles.

This article is standardized to this standard!

Naming convention[edit]

The name of apage is as follows: Sailing at the xxxx Summer Olympics.

Good examples of a Class page name are:

  • Sailing at the 1972 Summer Olympics
  • Sailing at the 1988 Summer Olympics

Page structure[edit]

A page for the series of the Olympic regatta's event of one special year has the following structure:

  1. Infobox Olympic event template
  2. General introduction
  3. Venue section
  • Infobox building (for the venue/harbor/yachtclub ...)
  • Course areas
  • Competition
    • Overview
    • Continents
    • Countries
    • Classes (equipment)
    • (gallery with the classes in line drawing and if possible in action)
  1. Race schedule section (planned racing days)
  2. Medal summary section
  • Sailing xxxx
  • Sailing 1896 - xxxx
  1. Notes section
  2. Further reading section
  3. Reference section
  4. Categories and other Wikipedia metadata

In case a section does not have the suitable content yet the following template will be used as placeholder:

example use of placehoder template:[edit]

Example of Class page[edit]

Please check when in doubt the content of this article

Thanks in advance NED33 (talk) 23:15, 6 March 2014 (UTC)

In compliance with the standard[edit]

The following Class pages are in compliance with this standard:

Tornado class[edit]

See Sailing at the 2008 Summer Olympics – Tornado class

New Zealand refused to send the TORNADO team to 2008 Summer Olympics. —Preceding unsigned comment added by AntipovSergej (talkcontribs) 04:14, 3 June 2008 (UTC)

Why? and were documented? NED33 (talk) 13:21, 31 March 2014 (UTC)

49er class[edit]

See Sailing at the 2008 Summer Olympics – 49er class

I think there should be a mention about the current dispute between Denmark and Spain because the Danish used the Croatian ship in the last race.--Menah the Great (talk) 23:57, 18 August 2008 (UTC)

Done NED33 (talk) 13:21, 31 March 2014 (UTC)