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Thrilling end to 2013 Laser Radial Youth World Championships with crowning of two new World Champions
2014-01-03
Two new Laser Radial Youth World Champions were crowned in Oman on Friday after one of the closest championships in recent history went right down to the wire, just one single point earning both Benjamin Vadnai of Hungary and Monika Mikkola of Finland their 2013 titles.

All to play for as the 2013 Laser Radial Youth World Championships in Oman reaches climax
2014-01-02
The melee outside the protest room at the 2013 Laser Radial Youth World Championships on Thursday night told the story of a roller coaster day on the water with both reputations and trophies at stake for the leading contenders.

Tricky shifts upset form and rankings at 2013 Laser Radial Youth Worlds in Oman
2014-01-01
It was all change at the top of the leaderboard in the 2013 Laser Radial Youth World Championships as a tricky day of racing, plagued by big wind shifts in Mussanah and patchy breeze, took its toll on form, rankings and race management.

Pressure rises as 2013 Laser Radial Youth World Championships in Oman reaches halfway stage
2013-12-31
The leading sailors at the 2013 Laser Radial Youth Worlds in Oman bid a fond farewell to the old year by raising performance levels and cranking up pressure in the standings as the competition reached its' halfway point.

Dramatic change in conditions shakes up leaderboard at 2013 Laser Radial Youth World Championships in Oman
2013-12-30
If the opening day was for featherweights, day two of the 2013 Laser Radial Youth World Championships turned out to favour the heavyweights as high winds and big seas posed sailors with a new set of challenges in their quests to be champion.

First day tussle gives glimpse of things to come at 2013 Laser Radial Youth World Championships in Oman
2013-12-29
An opening day of tight and intense competition offered a glimpse of things to come this week as 79 of the world’s best young sailors took to the race course at Mussanah in Oman for the start of the 2013 Laser Radial Youth World Championships.

World’s youth look to make their mark at 2013 Laser Radial Youth World Championships in Oman
2013-12-24
The future stars of Olympic sailing will be looking to make their mark on a world class international fleet when the 2013 Laser Radial Youth World Championships get underway at Mussanah Sports City in Oman on Sunday December 29.

American legend Peter Seidenberg clinches ninth championship win in 2013 Laser Masters World Championship, Oman
2013-12-07
The 2013 Laser Masters World Championships in Oman produced a brand new set of champions today bringing the curtain down on one of the most successful regattas in recent history.

Jon Emmett makes switch from Olympic coach to potential champion at 2013 Laser Masters World Championships
2013-12-06
The idea that sailing without a hat under a blistering hot sun was harmless left Jon Emmett sick and languishing deep in the Radial Apprentice fleet at the Laser Masters World Championships 2013 but with one day’s racing to go, he is on the brink of an overall victory after a remarkable recovery.

Vanessa Dudley at the vanguard of new order in Laser Masters World Championships 2013
2013-12-05
Vanessa Dudley is one of only eight women competing at the Laser Masters World Championships 2013 in Oman yet her performance in the Radial Grand Master fleet could create one of the biggest upsets of the regatta.