SAILORS 420 Superstars

420 Superstars


Many of the past, current and future sailors will have learned their skills through the 420 pathway. Over the coming months we will be showcasing some of these stars. Whether the sailors have won a 420 Championships title or been in the leading pack - the 420 is a proven path to a successful sailing career:

Sailor From 420 to ......
Belinda Stowell (AUS) - first ladies (crew) at the 1995 420 World Championships, Fremantle, Australia.

Olympic Gold Medal - 2000 in the 470 Women
Nicolas Charbonnier (FRA) - won the 1998 420 World Championships, Palamos, Spain and the 1999 420 World Championships, Athens, Greece

Olympic Bronze Medal - 2008 Olympics in the 470 Men
Silver Medal - 2010 470 World Championships, The Hague, Netherlands