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26 September 2016 | in FISU World University Championships, Sailing

8th WUC Sailing – Day 1



PERTH – The 8th edition of the World University Sailing Championship is currently under way. Held from 25 to 30 September in Perth and for the first time in Australia, the 2016 WUC Sailing has student-athletes from Australia, China, Republic of Korea, Singapore, Japan, Italy, France, the United Kingdom and Switzerland go bow to bow on Perth’s iconic Swan River. 



Day 1



Finland claims sailing gold thanks to near-perfect final day
NAPOLI, Italy – Finland captured gold in mixed fleet racing Friday thanks to a near-perfect...
Gold for Australia in WUC Sailing
Bronze medal for France's all-women crew CHERBOURG — After a game of cat and mouse between...
French flair, Australian consistency lead WUC Sailing
China moves into contention in 5th place CHERBOURG — The top 11 teams that qualified for the...
Australia qualify in top spot at WUC Sailing
11 teams qualify for the Golden Circle  CHERBOURG — The last day of qualification for the World...
Spain sail into lead at Cherbourg
Hosts France and Australia in top 3, after 2 days CHERBOURG — The weather was nearly perfect,...
Unexpected guest highlights WUC Sailing opening
CHERBOURG, FRANCE – Under a radiant Friday night sunset on "the Green Beach"...