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Vicsail Beneteau Pittwater Cup – There is a God! By John Curnow, , 1:54 PM Saturday 09 May 2015 - Sail-World AUS GMT
After all the bluster, fury and precipitation of recent times around Sydney and New South Wales, there certainly was one big thank you to be proffered today. Cloudless skies, something like 21˚C and then 8-12 knots from the West to Nor’west with the occasional 15 and also less than five knots made for perfect sailing on Pittwater. ... [more]

Bluewater Open Boat Weekend set to inspire offshore sailors By World Cruising Club, , 10:12 AM Saturday 09 May 2015 - Sail-World UK GMT
Over 100 aspiring bluewater cruisers are set to attend World Cruising Club's second annual Bluewater Open Boat Weekend hosted at Berthon Marina in Lymington on 16-17 May. They will have the opportunity to climb aboard a variety of ocean sailing boats, mingle with experienced cruisers and get expert advice to help set sail with the right boat, training, and equipment. ... [more]

Phaedo3 breaks world record sailing into Newport By Rachel Jaspersen, , 9:25 AM Saturday 09 May 2015 - Sail-World USA GMT
The MOD70, Phaedo3 has smashed the Antigua to Newport record by approximately 16 hours arriving into Newport at midnight Friday. The record, previously held by Tracy Edwards’ 110’ maxi-catamaran Maiden II now stands at just three days, five hours, fifty five minutes and twelve seconds. ... [more]

Violent attack on a cruising couple while at rest at Petit Port, Haiti By Hans Rijsdijk, , 9:05 AM Saturday 09 May 2015 - Sail-World Cruising Int GMT
Our attackers were not fishermen, but traders sailing large, unmotorised dhows. During our short stay in Haiti we only met friendliness from the local fishermen and bought some crayfish. Friendliness was all round and no signs of pushing and touting. Our attackers were also entirely illiterate. They could not even distinguish between a Visa card and a Walmart card. ... [more]

Just add water - Ginger leads MC38 Autumn Regatta By Lisa Ratcliff, , 8:27 AM Saturday 09 May 2015 - Sail-World AUS GMT
The advice to Andrew Hunn coming in as guest skipper on Leslie Green’s MC38 Ginger for the second stage Autumn Regatta was “just add water”. Given Ginger’s track record, the seasoned steerer but MC38 class blow-in had nothing to worry about predicted coach and peer Mark Bradford. ... [more]

Aurora carries Wild Oats XI with hopes of TransPac success By Jeni Bone, , 6:49 AM Saturday 09 May 2015 - GMT
Aurora Yacht Logistics, in partnership with Peters & May, has been charged with the full logistics handling for the transport of champion supermaxi, Wild Oats XI, which is on its way to the bluewater yacht race known as TransPac. ... [more]

Nominate a Canada¡ian Volunteer of the Month By Sail Canada, , 5:25 AM Saturday 09 May 2015 - GMT
Volvo Cars of Canada has joined Sail Canada in recognizing volunteers from across the country who are dedicated to the sport of sailing. The program is designed to showcase volunteers who support their sailing community through participation with their club or school by activating events or involvement with boards and committees. ... [more]

Marine Rescue Lake Macquarie crew responds to boat fire By Marine Rescue NSW, , 4:57 AM Saturday 09 May 2015 - Sail-World AUS GMT
A volunteer crew from Marine Rescue Lake Macquarie last night provided valuable on-water support in a joint emergency operation to extinguish a fire that engulfed a 35-foot motor cruiser off Rathmines. ... [more]

RYA Push the Boat Out kicks off this weekend By RYA, , 4:38 AM Saturday 09 May 2015 - Sail-World UK GMT
This weekend marks the start of RYA Push the Boat 2015 (09-17 May) with sailing clubs and training centres across the nation offering free and discounted taster opportunities for all to ‘have a go’. ... [more]

2015 Garda Trentino Olympic Week - Day 3, By Fraglia Vela Riva, , 3:53 AM Saturday 09 May 2015 - GMT
It was stalemate today on Upper Lake Garda for the 500 athletes involved until Sunday in the second leg of the Eurosaf Champions Sailing Cup, organised by Fraglia Vela Riva, together with Lega Navale Riva, Circolo Vela Arco, Circolo Surf Torbole and Fraglia Vela Malcesine. ... [more]

Tight at top after torrential opening day of the Wilson Trophy By Sailing Intelligence, , 3:17 AM Saturday 09 May 2015 - Sail-World UK GMT
Post-Election blues and drizzle that turned into torrential rain and eventually a deluge, did nothing to dampen the spirits of the 28 teams on the opening day of UK Team Racing’s annual spectacular, the Wilson Trophy, run each year since 1949 by West Kirby Sailing Club on the Wirral. ... [more]

World's largest Kiting event coming to San Francisco By Meredith Laitos, , 2:57 AM Saturday 09 May 2015 - Sail-World USA GMT
This summer, 80 of the world’s fastest foiling kiteboard racers will assemble in San Francisco to compete in the second stop of the 2015 Kite Foil Gold Cup tour. From July 30 to August 2, competitors will launch from Crissy Field and race along City Front, filling the Bay with colorful kites that are reaching record speeds. ... [more]

Melges 24 European Sailing Series - Four perfect races on first day By Melges 24, , 2:25 AM Saturday 09 May 2015 - GMT
Lake Balaton showed its sunny and moderately windy face on the initial day of Balaton Melges 24 Spring Regatta, where eleven Melges24 teams have gathered to race for the victory, among them Great Britain's Gill Race Team, Ukrainian Marusia , from Austria Pure and Melnosa teams and six Hungarian boats - Strange Brew, Jedi Business (HUN 481), Hód, Ponente, NondireMai, FGF Sailing Team and Syrius. ... [more]

Governor's Cup award to the winner of Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race By Peter Campbell, , 2:01 AM Saturday 09 May 2015 - Sail-World AUS GMT
Roger Hickman, owner/skipper of Wild Rose, the overall winner of the 70th Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race, last night received the Governor’s Cup, the most prestigious perpetual trophy awarded each year by the Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania. ... [more]

Tour de Belle-Ile – Le Gitana Team en place pour la 8e édition By Tiphaine Combot-Seta, , 5:11 PM Friday 08 May 2015 - GMT
A moins de 24 heures de la 8e édition du Tour de Belle-Ile, la météo s'affine et se précise au large de la Trinité-sur-Mer. ... [more]

Tour de Belle-Ile – Race record under threat By Kate Jennings, , 4:49 PM Friday 08 May 2015 - GMT
With less than 24 hours to go until the eighth edition of the Tour de Belle-Ile, the weather situation is becoming clearer and more honed offshore of La Trinité-sur-Mer, south-west Brittany ... [more]

Volvo Ocean Race– Definida equipe dinamarquês para retorno em Portugal By Volvo Ocean Race, , 4:30 PM Friday 08 May 2015 - GMT
Com mais de 70% do barco reconstruído, o Team Vestas Wind anunciou suas novas contratações para completar sua tripulação no retorno à Volvo Ocean Race na etapa de Lisboa. O navegador australiano Tom Addis e o holandês Simon Tienpont entram na equipe ... [more]

Volvo Ocean Race – Dongfeng, maître du jeu à Newport By Be One Team - Eric Peron, , 4:11 PM Friday 08 May 2015 - GMT
Volvo Ocean Race – Le voilier sino-français Dongfeng, à bord duquel est embarqué Eric Peron, a réalisé son rêve américain la nuit du 7 mai 2015 en arrivant en vainqueur à Newport (USA) à 22h03 heure locale, soit 4h03 du matin (heure française) ! ... [more]

Marina Manager wanted - The Clearwater Bay Golf & Country Club By CBG&CC, Hong Kong , 3:59 PM Friday 08 May 2015 - Sail-World Asia GMT
The Clearwater Bay Golf and Country Club and its Marina, spread over 300 acres, with 3,000 members, is one of the most comprehensive private clubs in Asia with top recreation & dining facilities. It is operated by dedicated professionals and we are currently seeking a high calibre individual to join our dynamic team, in the position of Marina Manager ... [more]

Irish laser sailors on tour By Irish Sailing Association, , 3:53 PM Friday 08 May 2015 - Sail-World UK GMT
It has been just over three weeks since the bcademy 2015 left Irish shores to the continent with seven young laser sailors on transition year. Life skills are now starting to be understood and the sailors are progressing whilst having the time of their life ... [more]

2015 Glandore Classic Regatta launch By Irish Sailing Association, , 3:23 PM Friday 08 May 2015 - Sail-World UK GMT
The CH Marine Glandore Classic Regatta 2015 was launched in the headquarters of Heineken Ireland on Tuesday evening 5th May ... [more]

2015 Nations Cup at Howth Yacht Club By Irish Sailing Association, , 3:15 PM Friday 08 May 2015 - Sail-World UK GMT
Howth Yacht club are hosting the ISAF Nations Cup 2015 European Final from 7-10 May, in association with McPeake Auctioneers. ... [more]

C’est parti pour un Tour ! By Service de Presse de FenêtréA-Prysmian, , 2:43 PM Friday 08 May 2015 - GMT
Après un ultime briefing concurrents ce soir, Erwan Le Roux, Giancarlo Pedote et leur équipage s’aligneront au départ de la 8e édition du Tour de Belle-Ile, demain à 10 heures, en baie de Quiberon. ... [more]

Volvo Ocean Race - Team Brunel readjusts its objectives By Team Brunel - Robbert-Jan Metselaar, , 2:32 PM Friday 08 May 2015 - GMT
Team Brunel will remember the sixth leg of the Volvo Ocean Race for its annoying fields of seaweed, a speared fish and a well-deserved place on the winners’ podium. Here, three Team Brunel sailors look back on this quiet leg to the American port of Newport. ... [more]

Laser Midland Grand Prix – Round seven overall By Paul Williamson, , 2:08 PM Friday 08 May 2015 - Sail-World UK GMT
Laser Midland Grand Prix – Pouring rain during rigging gave way to glorious sunshine for round seven held at Swarkstone Sailing Club, The wind gradually increased and swung round to a perfect direction directly down the lake as the day progressed. ... [more]

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