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2015 Youth Sailing World Championships

A record number of 76 nations have registered to sail at the 45th Youth Sailing World Championships in Langkawi, Malaysia surpassing the previous record of 67 set in Tavira, Portugal last year.

A total of 425 sailors will compete across the nine fleets at the Youth Worlds with racing scheduled to commence at 10:00 local time on 29 December following tonight's (28 December) Opening Ceremony at Lagenda Park.

Information on how to follow the Youth Worlds from 29 December through to its conclusion on 3 January is available below.
Entries for the Youth Worlds are available to view here and results will be available to view here when racing starts on 29 December

High resolution free for editorial use images are available to download via the World Sailing Photoshelter using the password 2015YW here - Please credit Christophe Launay. For requests, contact the World Sailing Media department below.

Beau Outteridge will be providing daily online highlights throughout the duration of the Youth Worlds. Videos will be available to view on the World Sailing TV YouTube playlist - click here for the playlist. For specific requests, please contact the World Sailing Media department below.

World Sailing will be releasing international press releases after racing throughout the duration of the Youth Worlds. All the latest news and reports will be available to read here -

The Youth Worlds live blog will be following the racing from 29 December through to the conclusion of the event on 3 January 2016. Follow the blog here -

The hashtags of the Youth Worlds are #YouthSailing #2015YouthWorlds

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