Tom Gillard and Andy Thompson crowned 2024 Fireball World Champs

Staunton sailor Tom Gillard (and Andy Thompson) crowned Fireball World Champions!

We salute you!
Tom Gillard/ Andy Thompson win Fireball world Champs 2024 in AustraliaTom Gillard and Andy Thompson 2024 Fireball World Champions! British Fireball sailors Tom Gillard and Andy Thompson have been crowned World Champions at the 2024 Fireball Worlds at the Royal Geelong Yacht Club, Melbourne, Australia.
After a very consistent and well raced regatta Tom has added a sixth World Title to his name and Andy a second. Please go to our Facebook page for lots of amazing photos and a superb post race interview with Tom Gillard.
What a fantastic way to start the year!
Congratulations also to fellow Staunton sailor Rich Pepperdine who finished 21st overall. A huge thank you to Fireball Australia who managed to commandeer boats for all of the travellers, after their containers full of boats and sailing kit didn’t make it to the Championships.
To enjoy all the race reports and results please click here.

Lots more photos

And to enjoy all the great photos and more follow the Fireball Australia links.
Photos courtesy of Harry Fisher for Down Under Sail

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