Oman welcomes many of world’s best youth sailors to high-profile international championship

October 2nd, 2019|Home Slider, News|

Muscat, 2nd Octobe 2019: Oman has put on a spectacular welcome for young sailors from 21 nations at the opening ceremony of the 2019 Asian and Oceanian Championship. Al Mussanah Sports City is the venue for the International Optimist Dinghy Association’s (IODA) prestigious showcase event which will see a week of high-intensity racing featuring 141

Oman gets ready to host prestigious international sailing championship

September 29th, 2019|Home Slider, News|

Muscat, September 28th 2019: The countdown is on as the Sultanate prepares to welcome international youth sailors Mussanah Sports City, the venue for the International Optimist Dinghy Association’s (IODA) Asian and Oceanian Championship starting from September 30th. The annual championship brings together the best young sailors from across Asia and beyond for highly competitive racing

School sailors celebrate success at the 2019 Renaissance Interschool Sailing Championship in Mussanah

September 25th, 2019|Home Slider, News|

Muscat, September 24th 2019: A record number of youth sailors have celebrated the successful conclusion of the 2019 Renaissance Inter-School Sailing Championship in Mussanah. No fewer than 135 promising young racing sailors – representing 43 government and private schools – gathered at Oman Sail’s Mussanah Sailing School for the annual event which is regarded as

Ministry of Education praised for its role in the success of Oman Sail Youth Sailors

September 23rd, 2019|News|

Muscat, September 23rd 2019: The excellent recent performances by Oman Sail’s youth sailors at international events were recognised and celebrated at a special ceremony held under the patronage of H.E. Mohammed Hamdan Al Tobi, advisor to the Ministry of Education. A total of 18 young sailors and nine of their coaches were awarded with certificates

The Renaissance Inter-School Sailing Championship to kick off this weekend

September 19th, 2019|News|

Muscat, September 19th 2019: Young Omani sailors are gathering this week for the Renaissance Inter-School Sailing Championship, one of the highlights of their sailing year. The event will bring 150 youthful racers together at Oman Sail’s Mussanah Sailing School for two days of competitive sailing on Friday and Saturday. All of the sailors have progressed

Oman Sail duo prepare for challenge of classic French coastal race

September 10th, 2019|News|

Muscat, September 8th: Sami Al Shukaili and Ali Al Balushi make history for Oman this week as they embark on one of the most ambitious and competitive racing events on the European sailing calendar, the Tour de Bretagne, in the Sultanate’s first 100% Omani offshore race entry. The Omani duo have teamed-up to take on

Oman Sail youngsters reach their goal at international world championship

July 21st, 2019|News|

Muscat, July 21st: An Oman Sail team of young sailors have reached their goal at a world championship event in the Caribbean against youngsters from 65 countries. Competing at the International Optimist Dinghy Association’s (IODA) 2019 World Championship in Antigua, Mohammed Al Qasmi achieved the pre-regatta target of qualifying in the top gold fleet, and

Oman Sail 49er squads hit their Kiel Week targets with one eye on future Olympic qualification

July 2nd, 2019|Home Slider, News|

Muscat, 2nd July 2019: Oman Sail’s 49er teams have hit their targets at the prestigious international Kiel Week regatta, marking a significant milestone on the pathway to the long-term goal of Olympic Games qualification. Racing together in the high-performance two-man dinghy Musab Al Hadi and Waleed Al Kindi reached their objective in qualifying for the

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