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Blind Worlds underway in Rotorua...BlackMatch takes some big scalps at Marseilles...Volvo leader 36hours from Cape Horn...Lipton Cup images | 16/03/2009
Robertson's air shot on Video...Careful thinking needed in Volvo OR...Womens Match Racing stalled? | 13/03/2009
Artemis launched in Auckland...Volvo OR enters the Ice Gate...Etchells Worlds | 11/03/2009
Artemis first images in Auckland...Scene at the Boat Show...Volvo moves pay off | 09/03/2009
Kitesailing at Takapuna...Etchells prepare for Worlds...Splash and Opti's at Queen Charlotte | 06/03/2009
America's Cup - Locked and Loaded...Volvo into Southern Ocean at last...3D Model for Olympics | 04/03/2009
Ashley's Gold Medal replayed ...Etcheels build up for Worlds...Volvo Ocean race goes through Fiji | 02/03/2009
YouthSail grants for Sail Melbourne...White finishes Vendee Globe...Nexus Marine acquired by Kiwis | 27/02/2009
Louis Vuitton Pacific Series - Final Edition | 25/02/2009
VW Print 420 Nationals decided...Kiwis win Centrepoint Match Racing...Olympic funding announced | 25/02/2009
BMW Auckland Cup winners...420s close in Napier...Letter from the Indies | 23/02/2009
420 Nationals at Napier...18fter in Sydney...Round the World Races | 21/02/2009
Emirates Team NZ TP52 images...Win Line 7 gear...NZ Int Match Racing win to Wellington | 17/02/2009
Louis Vuitton Pacific Series - Final Day | 15/02/2009
Louis Vuitton Pacific Series - Trophy Day 1 | 14/02/2009
Louis Vuitton Pacific Series - Challenger Final | 12/02/2009
Louis Vuitton Pacific Series - Quarters, Semis and Challenger Finals | 12/02/2009
Sail Auckland winners decided...Vendee Globe tight finish...Millennium Cup racing | 11/02/2009
Louis Vuitton Pacific Series - Sailoffs | 11/02/2009
Louis Vuitton Pacific Series - Round Robin 2, Day 5 | 09/02/2009
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News - Canada & the World

Live coverage of Volvo Ocean Race Leg 6 Start at Itajai NOW by Richard Gladwell/Sail-World.com NZL
Catch the live coverage of the Leg 6 Start in Itajai for the Volvo Ocean Race Check on the video below for the countdown to the start time in your location Leg 6 to Newport RI will start the following day ... [more]  

Gunboat G4 capsizes on final day at St Barths by Richard Gladwell/Sail-World.com NZL
The foiling 'cruiser' - the Gunboat G4 - capsized on the final day of Les Voile de St Barths in the Caribbean. After performing spectacularly at the regatta the high performance foiling cruiser succumbed, and put those who wondered if this might happen out of their misery. Despite completely inverting, G4 was able to be righted and was assisted back to harbour, largely intact. ... [more]  

Fourth bullet in the fourth and final race of Les Voiles de St Barth for Phaedo^3 – Images by Rachel and Richard ... [more]  

Les Voiles de St Barth – Fourth bullet in the fourth and final race for Phaedo^3 – Images by Rachel and Richard ... [more]  

Star Western Hemisphere Championship – Two races were held today on Biscayne Bay, in ideal conditions for Star racing. The wind was again 8-12 knots from the South. Blue skies, warm water and slightly warmer air temperature. ... [more]  

What started out as doubtful, turned into wonderful for the Audi Melges 20 fleet participating in the 2015 U.S. National Championship held in conjunction with Sperry Charleston Race Week (CRW), Teams awoke to more rain, overcast skies and worry that racing might not even take place on Saturday (based on multiple forecasts from a variety of prediction centers). ... [more]  

Fernández and the Mapfre team said in the statement that they believed the penalty was, “totally excessive because of the possible administrative error we committed”, and adds that “we will try to turn it around with our team and attempt to get back the two points that have been taken from us”. ... [more]  

Les Voiles de St. Barth overall by Media Pro Newport
Today's single race for each of 10 classes sailing at Les Voiles de St. Barth determined overall winners and marked the fourth and final day of the regatta ... [more]  

Lending Club 2 is slated to cross the start line at Castle Hill Light in the early hours of Sunday morning, 19 April, beginning the passage which is anticipated to earn the team its second world speed sailing record in as many tries. ... [more]  

2015 Sperry Charleston Race Week - Day 2 by Sperry Charleston Race Week
Sailors at Sperry Charleston Race Week 2015 were treated to a surprise respite this morning, with dead-calm conditions giving the 2,500 sailors at the premier regatta a chance to sleep in and catch up with old friends as the clouds slowly burned off. Around midday, bright sun and a beautiful, eight knot sea breeze developed as the land heated ... [more]  

Photographer Joy Dunigan was on the water at 2015 Audi Melges 20 U.S. National Championship - Sperry Charleston Race Week, and provided this gallery of images from Day 2. ... [more]  

Last year, Extreme Sailing Series™ generated €44 million in global media value, reports independent media evaluation agency Havas Sports and Entertainment, reaffirming the Series position as the leading, sponsor-funded global circuit. The €44 million represents an increase of 25.3% compared to the 2013 figures ... [more]  

2014 - 15 Volvo Ocean Race - Team Brunel won the in-port race in the Brazilian port city Itajaí. The Dutch sailing team is now in first position in the overall In-Port series ranking. ... [more]  

Richard Langdon and Rachel Jaspersen were on the water at Les Voiles de St Barth, and provided this gallery of images from race four. ... [more]  

The scene on the waters off Charleston today could't have been more different from that day in April 1996 when it all began. Only 29 competitors – all of them local – graced the scratch sheet 20 years ago. Friday morning, on first day of racing for Sperry Charleston Race Week 2015, nearly 300 boats from 11 nations and 20 states set off from Patriot’s Point to claim their place in event’s history. ... [more]  

2014 - 15 Volvo Ocean Race - Today is in-port race day here in Itajai, Brazil and after an intense few weeks the determined men of Dongfeng are getting ready to do what they do best. Race. ... [more]  

Team Brunel (Bouwe Bekking/NED) won an excruciatingly drawn-out Team Vestas Wind In-Port Race Itajaí in the Volvo Ocean Race on Saturday when a lack of breeze tested the sailors’ patience and seamanship to the full. The very hard-earned victory takes the Dutch boat to the top of the in-port race series overall standings on 15 points ... [more]  

Under a gray sky that struggled to hold back rain, 70 teams competing at Les Voiles de St. Barth set out from the Port of Gustavia this morning for the third of four racing days that followed yesterday's sunny Lay Day. ... [more]  

Owners, media, and guests were greeted yesterday in the stunning backdrop of Yacht Club Monaco to celebrate ClubSwan, together with partners Gazprom and the Saint Petersburg Yacht Club. ... [more]  

2014 - 15 Volvo Ocean Race - Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing (Ian Walker/GBR) carry a seven-point advantage into the start of Leg Six of the Volvo Ocean Race on Sunday, but their team are taking nothing for granted. ... [more]  

2015 Antigua Classic Yacht Regatta - Glorious conditions greeted hundreds of avid sailors taking part on the first day of the Antigua Classics Yacht Regatta, sponsored by Panerai. The fleet of 46 classics was an incredible sight, assembled outside Antigua's Falmouth Harbour to race “The Old Road” course. The battle in the Spirit of Tradition Class was incredible. ... [more]  

Double Olympic champions Roman Hagara and Hans Peter Steinacher have begun their search for the sailing stars of the future. The new series is called Red Bull Foiling Generation began on April 17 in Wakayama, Japan. Open to sailors aged 16–20, the global competition will give wings to promising talent in seven events in as many countries – Japan, UK, Italy, Sweden, Denmark, Russia and France ... [more]  

An all-star line-up is taking shape for the 51st edition of the Congressional Cup (13-17 May), with Scott Dickson’s recent selection as Long Beach Yacht Club (LBYC) representative, and the announcement of the 2015 World Match Racing Tour skippers. ... [more]  

An all-star line-up is taking shape for the 51st edition of the Congressional Cup (13-17 May), with Scott Dickson’s recent selection as Long Beach Yacht Club (LBYC) representative, and the announcement of the 2015 World Match Racing Tour skippers. ... [more]  

Photographer Richard Langdon was on the water at Les Voiles de St Barth, and provided this gallery of images from race three. ... [more]  

Opening day at the 2015 U.S. National Championship held in conjunction with Sperry Charleston Race Week (CRW) granted the Audi Melges 20 fleet three nice races with a stab at a fourth. Under overcast skies and light rain teams went racing in eight - ten knots of breeze that fluctuated throughout the day due to the passing weather front. ... [more]  

A report from the Volvo Ocean Race Boatyard Sail Loft deemed that the damaged sail was unusable. The report stated that ‘given the size of the tear and the area of damaged cloth it is not possible to repair SCA’s FR0 to a standard where it would be suitable for the remaining legs of the Race’ and concluded that it was ‘not repairable for the purpose of being used for further racing.’ ... [more]  

Photographer Joy Dunigan was on the water at 2015 Audi Melges 20 U.S. National Championship - Sperry Charleston Race Week, and provided this gallery of images from Day 1. ... [more]  

2014 - 15 Volvo Ocean Race - The International Jury has denied the Team SCA’s request to replace their Race FRO with their pre-race FRO after their sail was badly damaged during a crash gybe on Leg Five from Auckland to Itajai. ... [more]  

Fair enough we didn't win on the first few legs but we were in fact doing much better than anyone had imagined and that was enough at the start. We knew we could contend with the best and that was where we wanted to be. We know you’re only as good as your next result but from leg Three onwards it was a permanent high – a home victory into Sanya ... [more]  

Despite overcast skies and some early rain, the 2,500 sailors competing in Sperry Charleston Race Week got in a full day of racing across the six race courses that make up this mega event. And if the conditions dampened anyone's spirits, they were sufficiently uplifted on the dock as the racers were greeted by the Torqeedo girls handing out cans of Gosling's signature Dark 'N Stormy beverage. ... [more]  

Cup Qualifier shift to Bermuda announced at Competitors Meeting *Feature by Richard Gladwell, Sail-World.com NZL
In a statement published on the America's Cup website it is reported that the America’s Cup competitors have agreed the format for racing in 2017 with all racing taking place on the waters of the Great Sound in Bermuda, the home of the 2017 America’s Cup. ... [more]  

The Spanish team Mapfre were given a two-point penalty on Thursday by the International Jury for rules breaches during Leg 5 of the Volvo Ocean Race. In separate decisions, the jury has made key rulings about the use of replacement sails for three teams. ... [more]  

Volvo Ocean Race – Team Alvimedica supports heart health
Volvo Ocean Race – Team Alvimedica heading home
Barcelona World Race – Lessons for other races
Barcelona World Race – Older guys rule the waves?
2015 Star Western Hemisphere Championship day 1
2015 Star Western Hemisphere Championship day 1
US Melges 20 National Championship to take place on Charleston harbor
Bernard Stamm to compete in his fourth Vendée Globe
2015 Sperry Charleston Race Week - Boats and racers ready for action
Entry fees increase Monday for Marion Bermuda Race
2015 Les Voiles de St. Barth - Not your average Lay day
All together now – US Sailing invites everyone to sail
Live coverage of Volvo Ocean Race In-Port Race at Itajai
Barcelona World Race – Best quotes of Riechers and Audigane
Extreme Sailing Series™ – Getting to know Edhem Dirvana
Extreme Sailing Series™ – Extreme 40 sails on the Huangpu River
Barcelona World Race – Renault Captur complete their endurance test
Volvo Ocean Race – Vestas Wind on track for Lisbon
Team Vestas Wind has six weeks before leaving shed for Volvo start
Adventures of a Sailor Girl sits down with Jimmy Spithill
ISAF Sailing World Cup- the best sailing talent to assemble in Hyères   
2015 Sperry Top-Sider Charleston Race Week - Ready to rock   
Les Voiles de St Barth - Phaedo3's Day 2 images by Rachel Jaspersen   
2015 Les Voiles de St Barth - Day 2, a great day for setting records   
The B&G Report - Volvo Ocean Race - Mark Chisnell - Leg 6 Preview   
America's Cup World Series - 100 days to go   
America's Cup World Series - 100 days to go   
Kite Foil Gold Cup – The raptor concept foiling board   
2015 Les Voiles de St Barth - Starting off just right   
Les Voiles de St Barth - Phaedo3's race one images by Rachel Jaspersen   
Records are meant to be broken   
U.S. Match Racing Championship- First qualifier - And the winner is...   
Adventures of a Sailor Girl: Show 44 - First year anniversary   
America's Cup: Bruno Trouble says he is glad Louis Vuitton pulled out   
Antigua Sailing Week – Peter Holmberg to defend his title   
S.Pellegrino Cooking Cup joins Antigua Classic Yacht Regatta   
2015 USODA National Championships — Registration now open   
Volvo Ocean Race: Dongfeng set for in-port race return with new spar   
Volvo Ocean Race: Dongfeng gets race ready in Itajai   
Volvo Ocean Race: A day in the racing life of an on-board reporter   


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