International Regatta Selection Criteria

The International 420 Class organizes international regattas to promote 420 dinghy sailing around the world. The events have the highest quality racing and excellent conditions for developing individual friendship among competitors and goodwill among all participating people.
 
Annually, the International 420 Class Association organizes the two primary international championships:
  • World and Ladies World Championships
  • Junior European Championship
 
In years when the World Championship is not held in the Northern Hemisphere, the Class also organizes the:
  • Open European Championship
 
Additionally, the Class may hold the:
  • Team Race Championship
 
All international regattas are listed on the International 420 Class Calendar.
 
The US Class selects teams to attend various international regattas, criteria which is outlined below:
 

Team USA International Regatta Selection Criteria

 

Team USA International Regatta Selection Protocols

 

2017 Team USA Qualification Rankings

 
Qualification rankings will be updated after each qualifying regatta.