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Clipper Round the World Race - Da Nang New Discovery of Asia Race By Clipper Round the World, , 7:26 PM Saturday 16 Jan 2016 - Sail-World Asia GMT
2015 -16 Clipper Round the World Yacht Race - After an extended and well-earned break in Airlie Beach, the Clipper Race fleet will be back racing on Monday with their eyes firmly set on Vietnam in the Da Nang New Discovery of Asia Race. ... [more]

Royal Langkawi Int Regatta 2016 – not with a bang, but a whimper By Guy Nowell, Sail-World.com, , 7:08 PM Saturday 16 Jan 2016 - Sail-World Asia GMT
The Royal Langkawi International Regatta 2016 ended today at 1300h with N over A for all classes and no racing at all. A shame, but as the philosophical sailor will recognise, 'That's yacht racing'. There was no breeze at 0930h, and the AP was flying (read; ‘drooping’) on shore. The view from Charlie’s Place at the Royal Langkawi Yacht Club was not encouraging: grey skies, grey water, low cloud ... [more]

Ocean Cruising Adventures Series - Mopelia to Sallyhamna By John Neal and Amanda Swan Neal, , 3:20 PM Saturday 16 Jan 2016 - Sail-World Cruising Aus GMT
Join John and Amanda as they sail the seven seas and share the thrills and spills of their lives under sail. With a combined 644,000 miles and 79 years of voyaging experience Amanda and John prove they are addicted to adventure under sail – starting with the Whitbread Around the World Race for Amanda and for John, sailing away to South Pacific at age 22 and falling in love at nearly every island. ... [more]

Fêtes maritimes int'l de Brest 2016 parmi les 43 dates du Grand Tour By Rivacom, , 2:45 PM Saturday 16 Jan 2016 - GMT
Les fêtes maritimes internationales de Brest 2016 viennent d’être désignées pour faire partie du Grand Tour, manifestation regroupant 43 grands rendez-vous culturels organisés en France entre janvier et juillet 2016. ... [more]

Oracle Team USA chooses TeXtreme® Technology to defend its AC title By Oracle Team USA, , 2:00 PM Saturday 16 Jan 2016 - Sail-World USA GMT
Oracle Team USA will continue its cooperation with TeXtreme® as the preferred supplier of carbon fiber materials used to produce composite parts for the team’s catamarans. The team is preparing to defend its title in the 35th America’s Cup in 2017, using boats reinforced by TeXtreme® technology. ... [more]

2016 Lord of the Wind - Day 1 action + Video By Icarus Sailing, , 1:47 PM Saturday 16 Jan 2016 - Sail-World USA GMT
2016 Lord of the Wind - Situated on the western coastline of the crystal-blue waters of the Bay of Palms, where the sapphire Sea of Cortez meets desert and mountains, Los Barriles hosts one of the most exciting events in Baja Peninsula and the biggest kitesurfing event in Mexico – The Lord of the Wind. The World-class competition and stunning location, make this a “must do” event. ... [more]

2015 -16 Clipper Round the World Yacht Race for blood cancer charity By Stephanie Cade, London , 4:25 AM Saturday 16 Jan 2016 - Sail-World UK GMT
2015 -16 Clipper Round the World Yacht Race - A man from Little Chalfont in Buckinghamshire will be celebrating his 50th birthday at sea as he embarks on a 12,000 mile sailing challenge across the North Pacific Ocean to raise money for blood cancer charity Bloodwise, in support of his mum who was recently diagnosed with leukaemia. ... [more]

2016 Bartercard Sail Paradise Regatta - Racing postponed on Day 3 By Bronwen Hemmings, , 3:14 AM Saturday 16 Jan 2016 - Sail-World AUS GMT
2016 Bartercard Sail Paradise Regatta - The decision was made this morning by the race committee to unfortunately postpone the Keel Boat and Multihull Performance racing on day three of the 2016 Bartercard Sail Paradise Regatta. ... [more]

Jules Verne Trophy – A shared adventure + Videos By Spindrift racing, , 3:07 AM Saturday 16 Jan 2016 - GMT
Jules Verne Trophy – Almost five million page views on the special site devoted to the record attempt, more than two million cumulative videos viewed and 100,000 interactions (likes, comments, retweets, mentions, etc.). This young, highly entrepreneurial team have always set themselves high standards, but this is the first time they have undertaken such an immense challenge. ... [more]

US Sailing 2015 Rolex Yachtsman and Yachtswoman of the Year announced By US Sailing, , 2:43 AM Saturday 16 Jan 2016 - Sail-World USA GMT
Steve Benjamin and Annie Haeger today were named US Sailing’s 2015 Rolex Yachtsman and Yachtswoman of the Year. These two sailors, at different stages of their sailing careers, amassed a year to remember and will be recognized as the best of 2015. ... [more]

An updated look at the San Francisco Yacht Racing Challenge By David Schmidt, Sail-World USA Editor, Seattle, WA , 2:21 AM Saturday 16 Jan 2016 - Sail-World USA GMT
While there’s no denying that wingsails, multihulls and hydrofoils can deliver some jaw-dropping speeds and impressive imagery, anyone who has been following America’s Cup sailing for more than a few decades understands that something important was lost as racing matriculated from the 12-Meter class and then the nationality rule (1980-2003) was dropped. ... [more]

2016 470 African Championships – Day 3 overall By 470.org, , 2:11 AM Saturday 16 Jan 2016 - GMT
2016 470 African Championships – A windward-leeward course was set half a mile from shore, with three back to back races on the programme. ... [more]

Royal Langkawi International Regatta - day 4 picture gallery By Guy Nowell, Sail-World.com, Langkawi, Malaysia , 1:18 AM Saturday 16 Jan 2016 - Sail-World Asia GMT
A picture is worth 1,000 words. Here's a 12,000 word story. ... [more]

Royal Langkawi International Regatta 2016 – Phew! What a scorcher! By Guy Nowell, Sail-World.com, Langkawi, Malaysia , 12:42 AM Saturday 16 Jan 2016 - Sail-World Asia GMT
0930 and not a breath of wind anywhere in Bass Harbour. The Russians (MegaZip) went swimming, and the Ulumulu chapter of the Foredeck Union held their AGM on the bowsprit. Someone sagely observed that “there’s never any wind while there’s cloud on the top of Gunung Raya.” Reports of breeze on the Western Course (south out of the harbour and turn west towards Telaga) came and then faded. ... [more]

St. Maarten Heineken Regatta – Akon to perform By St. Maarten Heineken Regatta, , 11:54 PM Friday 15 Jan 2016 - GMT
St. Maarten Heineken Regatta – This March, the Caribbean island of St. Maarten will host Grammy nominated, American Music Award winning international music sensation Akon. The St. Maarten Heineken Regatta has booked the superstar to be the headline act for the Sunday entertainment line-up. ... [more]

Collinson FX Market Commentary - Jan 15, 2016 - Oil stabilises By Collinson FX, , 10:30 PM Friday 15 Jan 2016 - Sail-World NZ GMT
The flight to safety has seen a return to the Dollar, which is having a trade impact, losing recent currency battles. The EUR traded 1.0840, while the GBP held 1.4400, after the Bank of England left interest rates unchanged. The resurgent Dollar has consolidated the AUD below 0.7000, while the KIWI traded 0.6460, heavily impacted by the commodity slump. ... [more]

Wakatere's McCutcheon takes Tanner + Tauranga double using Doyle power By Richard Gladwell Sail-World.com, , 10:21 PM Friday 15 Jan 2016 - Sail-World NZ GMT
Robbie McCutcheon of Wakatere Boating Club, has taken the double of P class world with wins in the Tanner and Tauranga Cups in the same year. McCutcheon scored a good win in the Tanner Cup - sailed with one boat representing each port/province ... [more]

IPC publishes final 2015 Athlete Classification Code By IPC, , 10:00 PM Friday 15 Jan 2016 - Sail-World USA GMT
The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has published the final version of the 2015 IPC Athlete Classification Code following approval by the General Assembly in Mexico City in November. ... [more]

AUS Etchells – Complete Champions By John Curnow, , 9:48 PM Friday 15 Jan 2016 - Sail-World AUS GMT
Graeme Taylor, Richie Allanson and James Mayo are the new Australian Champions in the Etchells Class. Sailing against a fleet resplendent with some of the country’s best talent, these totally gleeful athletes took Magpie to an emphatic win, sealing it all with a triumphant and uniform raising of their right arms as they crossed the line to take out the last race of the day and the series. ... [more]

London Boat Show 2016 – Mayflower Marina runner-up in national award By Charles Bush – Mayflower Marina, , 9:42 PM Friday 15 Jan 2016 - Sail-World UK GMT
London Boat Show 2016 – Having won the prestigious award in 2014 and again in 2015 it was fingers crossed for 2016, but it was not to be! ... [more]

London Boat Show 2016 – Mayflower Marina runner-up in national award By Charles Bush – Mayflower Marina, , 9:42 PM Friday 15 Jan 2016 - Sail-World UK GMT
London Boat Show 2016 – Having won the prestigious award in 2014 and again in 2015 it was fingers crossed for 2016, but it was not to be! ... [more]

2016 J24 Nationals – Close up photography By Simon Grain, , 9:24 PM Friday 15 Jan 2016 - Sail-World AUS GMT
When Doug MacGregor asked Luis Ferreiro to come along and try his hand at yachting photography, he couldn’t have known what a star he was unleashing on us. Luis’ on water photography is superb. Alan Cousins drove the boat all week and got Luis close to the action, in fact I think due to the enormous lens Luis used I believe he had to back away at times. ... [more]

Hong Kong Race Week 2016 – More entries than ever before By RHKYC Media, , 7:54 PM Friday 15 Jan 2016 - Sail-World Asia GMT
Co-organised by Hong Kong Sailing Federation and Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club, Hong Kong Race Week 2016 is set to feature more entries than ever before. ... [more]

Skippers urged to ‘remember rules’ in next statewide boating operation By AAP Medianet, , 1:57 PM Friday 15 Jan 2016 - Sail-World AUS GMT
Skippers of all experience levels are reminded to review boating safety rules before heading out on the water, as the fourth statewide boating safety campaign starts this weekend. ... [more]

2016 Bella Mente Racing - New Year, new goals By Kirsten Ferguson, , 1:40 PM Friday 15 Jan 2016 - Sail-World USA GMT
2016 Bella Mente Racing - After wrapping up a highly successful 2015 campaign, Bella Mente Racing is at it again, diving into the New Year with an even more ambitious race program ahead. Led by owner/driver Hap Fauth, the team of 27 sailors will take on seven high-profile regattas in the U.S., the Caribbean and Europe aboard its Maxi 72 namesake. ... [more]

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