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
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 Qualification Points for Worlds & Junior Euros

Application to Compete at Worlds, Europeans, or Jr. Europeans

Sailors wishing to be considered for an invitation to compete at any of these Championship regattas must complete a online form HERE at any time, but no later than Feb 28, 2019 at 11:59pm.


Acceptance of Invitation to Team USA for Worlds or Jr. Europeans

Sailors who have qualified to compete at Worlds or Jr. Europeans will confirm their spot on the team and pay a deposit online once the invitations are sent out.