Event Broadcast at the Skandia Sail for Gold Regatta 2010

Audio is now available to BBC and Commercial stations across the UK from the 2010 Skandia Sail for Gold Regatta.

This is the fifth edition of this world class sailing event. It’s being held at the Weymouth and Portland National Sailing Academy, the venue for the 2012 Olympics

975 competitors from 57 nations will compete in 13 classes. Some of the world’s top sailors and 2012 Olympic hopefuls will be taking part.

Run by the Royal Yachting Association (RYA), the Skandia Sail for Gold Regatta is open to all Olympic Classes.

Title sponsor of the event is Skandia supported by UK Sport. Skandia in the UK launched in 1979 and is now one of the leading international long term savings groups providing pensions, investment and protection products through intermediaries in the UK and overseas.

The event runs from 9th to the 14th August with the all important Medal day on Saturday 14 August.