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Method of Calculation

The World Sailing Rankings for Olympic Classes are administered by World Sailing. Every year in November the World Sailing Rankings Sub-Committee meet to review the method of calculation of the Rankings and to grade events to be included in the Rankings.

Each competitor counts their best 6 results over the previous 12 Months. They may however include the two previous annual World Championship results. The time period is calculated on a rolling basis from the date that rankings were published.

Of those six results, a competitor may count a maximum of 3 results from the World Cup.

Regattas meeting the criteria are awarded a grade by the Sail Rankings Sub-committee. The grades are either a 200-point event, 100-point event or a 50-point event. The World Cup rounds, Sailing World Championships and Olympic Class World Championships are typically 200-point events. Olympic Class World Championships (not compliant with 200-point criteria), continental championships (not held as part of a 200-point event) and other major international events using Olympic equipment are 100-point events.

Complete information about the Criteria for Ranked Events is defined in Regulation 27.1.

100% of competitors at a regatta receive ranking points with first place receiving 200, 100 or 50 points depending on the grade. The competitor with the highest total from six events is listed first in the rankings and so on.

The Sailing World Rankings are issued approximately nine times a year.

Any errors within the Ranking must be reported to within 48 hours of release. It is the sailors' responsibilty to check their own ranking.

Ranking Points are calculated using the following method

Ranking Points = E(N-P+1)/N


E = Event Rank
N = Number of Entries
P = Position in regatta

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

15 May 2022iQFOiL European ChampionshipsTorbole, Lake GardaITA
30 May 2022ILCA 7 Masters World ChampionshipNuevo VallartaMEX
1 Jun 2022Allianz RegattaMedemblikNED
9 Jun 2022ILCA 6 Masters World ChampionshipNuevo Vallarta, Riviera NayaritMEX
18 Jun 2022Kieler Woche Kiel-SchilkseeGER
30 Jun 2022ILCA North American ChampionshipCORK/Sail KingstonCAN
5 Jul 202249er, 49erFX and Nacra 17 European Championships AarhusDEN
19 Jul 2022420 and 470 Junior European Championships VilamouraPOR
21 Jul 2022CORK OCR and Sail Canada Senior ChampionshipsKingston, OntarioCAN
23 Jul 2022iQFOiL International Games - Travemunde, GERTravemundeGER

Upcoming 50-Point Events

16 May 2022A's Youth Foil & Formula Kite Youth World Championships (U21)TorregrandeITA
14 Jun 2022EurILCA Europa Cup - PolandDziwnĂłwPOL
25 Jun 2022Mediterranean GamesOranALG
3 Jul 2022ILCA 6 Youth European ChampionshipsThessalonikiGRE
7 Jul 2022EurILCA Europa Cup - Germany Rostock-WarnemĂĽndeGER
8 Jul 2022ILCA North American Atlantic Coast ChampionshipsLarchmont Yacht Club (Larchmont, NY)USA
14 Jul 2022ILCA 50th Anniversary National Championships Brant Beach, NJUSA
23 Jul 2022ILCA 6 Youth World ChampionshipShoreacres, HoustonUSA
1 Aug 2022470 Master's CupTihany Yacht ClubHUN
21 Aug 2022ILCA U21 World Championship VilamouraPOR

Next 10 World Events

17 Jul 20222022 Youth Match Racing World Championship - Pornichet (J80)PornichetFRA
17 Oct 2022Bermuda Gold Cup 2022Royal Bermuda Yacht ClubBER

Upcoming Grade 1 Events

Upcoming Grade 2 Events

20 May 2022NJK Open Spring Cup 2022Björkholmen, HelsinkiFIN
16 Jun 2022OM International Ledro Match Race 2022 - World Match Race TourLedroITA
16 Jun 2022Danish Open 2022Skovshoved HavnDEN
17 Jun 2022Swinoujscie Match Race 2022Swinoujscie, Baltic Sea/Swina River POL
22 Jun 2022EUROSAF Match Racing Open European Championship 2022 Regione Emilia-RomagnaMarina Di RavennaITA
25 Jul 2022Governor's CupPacific Ocean (adjacent to Newport Harbour)USA
18 Aug 2022International Match Race for the Detroit CupDetroit, MichiganUSA
26 Aug 2022Oakcliff InternationalOyster Bay, NYUSA
31 Aug 2022The Thompson Cup Oyster Bay, NYUSA
7 Oct 2022Open Polish MR Championship 2022 - WMRT eventDabie Lake, SzczecinPOL

Upcoming Grade 3 Events

19 May 2022Ag. Nikolaos Match Cup - EMRT StopAg. Nikolaos CreteGRE
21 May 2022Bayview Spring Invitational Detroit, MichiganUSA
3 Jun 2022Swedish Championship Open Match Racing 2022Langedrag, GothenburgSWE
9 Jun 2022Eurosaf Youth Match Race Europeans 2022LedroITA
11 Jun 2022June Grade 3Oyster Bay, NYUSA
15 Jun 20222022 US Youth Match Racing Championship (Rose Cup)Long BeachUSA
17 Jun 2022Kärnten Match Race 2022 – Austrian Tour #2VeldenAUT
24 Jun 2022USMRC Qualifier at Chicago Yacht Club - Grade 3Chicago Yacht ClubUSA
6 Aug 2022August Grade 3Oyster Bay, NYUSA
17 Aug 2022Aircalin New Caledonia Match RaceNew Caledonia CAL

Upcoming Grade 4 Events

11 Jun 20222022 Dickson Cup (youth)Long BeachUSA
16 Jul 2022Match Race Selezione MeteorTrasimeno Lake - Castiglione Del LagoITA
6 Aug 2022August Match Race MeteorTrasimeno Lake - Castiglione Del LagoITA
26 Aug 2022Campionato Italiano Match Race MeteorPergine Valsugana Loc. ValcanoverITA
17 Sep 2022CFMR Espoirs - Bassin Méditerranée - Sélective - Antibes (First 7.5)AntibesFRA
15 Oct 2022CFMR Espoirs - Bassin Atlantique - SĂ©lective - Pornichet (J80) *** PROVISIONALPornichetFRA
4 Nov 20222022 Butler CupLong BeachUSA
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