Olympic Classes

US Sailing Team (Olympic Classes)

Each year, based on posted requirements, US Sailing's Olympic Sailing Committee (OSC) selects eligible athletes to represent their country as members of the US Sailing Team. The procedures and requirements for 2020 US Sailing Team Selection and Funding were published March 26, 2019.

2019 Pan American Games Team

The 2019 Pan American Games will be held in Lima, Peru from July 26 to August 11, 2019. The sailing events will run from August 3-10 across 10 classes (selection procedures published February 5, 2018; amended February 28, 2019).

2019 Olympic Test Event

The 2019 Olympic Test Event will be held in Enoshima, Japan from August 15-22, 2019 (selection procedures published August 23, 2018).

2019 ANOC World Beach Games

The 2019 ANOC World Beach Games will be held in Doha, Qatar from October 12-16, 2019. The sailing event will be Men's and Women's Formula Kite Short Track (selection procedures published March 8, 2019).

2020 Olympic Games Team

The 2020 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XXXII Olympiad, will be held from July 24 to August 9, 2020 in and around Tokyo, Japan. Fifteen athletes will represent the United States of America in ten Olympic classes. US Sailing is responsible for selecting and supporting the members of Team USA, many or all of whom will be drawn from the roster of the US Sailing Team (selection procedures published December 12, 2018).

Youth Classes

Youth Worlds Team

Each year, US Sailing’s Olympic Sailing Committee (OSC) will select one eligible prospective athlete in each of the single‐handed classes and one team of two eligible prospective athletes for each of the double‐handed classes to represent their country at the Youth Sailing World Championships. The 2019 event will be held in Gdynia, Poland, July 14‐21, 2019 (selection procedures published August 17, 2018).