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Volvo Ocean Race - Team Brunel is home By Volvo Ocean Race, , 4:23 AM Friday 19 Jun 2015 - GMT
After an excellent start in Lorient, Team Brunel has arrived in Scheveningen in fourth place at 04:11 local time today. The route to the Dutch pit-stop was dominated by a strong current and the many exclusion zones. ... [more]

Ramsay and Girke sailing solo at Toronto 2015 By Sail Canada, , 4:11 AM Friday 19 Jun 2015 - GMT
Some athletes will do whatever it takes to win an Olympic medal, even if that means switching gears a little - or a lot. Luke Ramsay and Nikola Girke are excellent examples of dedication, perseverance and doing whatever it takes in order to achieve the Olympic dream. They are confident that it is only achieved one way – Hard Work! ... [more]

Volvo Ocean Race - Alvimedica prend l’avantage pour Göteborg By Volvo Ocean Race, , 3:08 AM Friday 19 Jun 2015 - GMT
Charlie Enright, premier à La Haye, sera le premier à reprendre la route vers Göteborg samedi à 12h00. “Il n’y a rien à perdre, ni rien à gagner à La Haye” expliquait cet après-midi Rafa Trujillo depuis son bateau MAPFRE. C’est vrai que l’enjeu de ce pit-stop à La Haye ne s’exprime pas en points pour le classement. ... [more]

SeaLink Magnetic Island Race Week- reputation and racing draws entries By Tracey Johnstone, Magnetic Island , 2:59 AM Friday 19 Jun 2015 - Sail-World AUS GMT
A good reputation and building fleet numbers has drawn Leigh Dorrington and his team of southern sailors north to the SeaLink Magnetic Island Race Week, being held from August 27 to September 1. ... [more]

Southern Spars offer shared rig pull ahead of Coastal Classic By Southern Spars, , 2:42 AM Friday 19 Jun 2015 - Sail-World NZ GMT
Southern Spars is offering local boat owners the use of their world class rigging facilities at Silo Park in the build-up to this year’s PIC Coastal Classic. Southern Spars has set aside the date of September 14 for local boaties to have their mast pulled out, sharing costs of storage and crane hire, dramatically reducing the cost of servicing a mast. ... [more]

Volvo Ocean Race - Team Alvimedica leads at Halftime in The Hague By Team Alvimedica, , 1:39 AM Friday 19 Jun 2015 - Sail-World NZ GMT
Team Alvimedica goes into halftime of Leg 9 leading the fleet with a convincing margin, finishing into The Hague one hour, 46 minutes and 26 nautical miles ahead of the next Volvo Ocean Race competitor, Dongfeng Race Team. “It always feels good going into the locker room at halftime ahead,” skipper Charlie Enright said after the team crossed the finish line at The Hague. ... [more]

Volvo Ocean Race - Half the job done for Team Alvimedica By NZL, , 1:31 AM Friday 19 Jun 2015 - Sail-World NZ GMT
Team Alvimedica (Charlie Enright/USA) made a triumphant entry into The Hague at 0134 local time/2334 UTC this morning and put themselves in poll position to win Leg 9 of the Volvo Ocean Race. The Turkish/American team still have 480 nautical miles (nm) of the final leg of the nine-month offshore marathon to negotiate to Gothenburg, Sweden, having sailed two days, eight hours and 34 minutes sinc ... [more]

Volvo Ocean Race- Team Alvimedica wins the first half of Leg 9 by 26nm By Richard Gladwell, NZL, , 11:35 PM Thursday 18 Jun 2015 - Sail-World NZ GMT
The Turkish/USA flagged entry Team Alvimedica has escaped the clutches of the French coast and has romped to a massive lead in Leg 9 and has finished in The Hague a massive 26nm ahead of the second placed boat ... [more]

Volvo Ocean Race - Leg 9 Stopover - The Hague - Now on Replay By Richard Gladwell/ NZL, , 10:54 PM Thursday 18 Jun 2015 - Sail-World NZ GMT
Catch the replay coverage of the Leg 9 Stopover in The Hague, Netherlands . Now it is daylight we can see some awesome on-board video as the boats sail for the finish line in heavy air at speeds of 25kts Live and replay coverage - and then the restart 24 hours later for the leg finish in Gothenburg Sweden ... [more]

Volvo Ocean Race - The Dover Traffic Separation Scheme By Volvo Ocean Race, , 10:06 PM Thursday 18 Jun 2015 - GMT
England versus France – that’s how the fleet is playing it today. The Dover Traffic Separation Scheme that lies in the middle of the English Channel split the seven boats. ... [more]

2015 CMRC Grand Slam Qualifier - kicks off tomorrow By Dobbs Davis, , 9:57 PM Thursday 18 Jun 2015 - Sail-World USA GMT
The Chicago Match Race Center will host Grade two match racing on Lake Michigan starting tomorrow to determine who qualifies for two of the four events on this year's US Grand Slam series in August. Ten teams from five nations will compete for invitations to the Manhasset Bay Match Race for Knickerbocker Cup Grand Slam, Aug 6- ninth at Manhasset Bay YC in New York, and Chicago Match Cup Grand Slam ... [more]

Volvo Ocean Race - Bold move by Team Alvimedica trumps the Leaderboard By Richard Gladwell, NZL, , 9:53 PM Thursday 18 Jun 2015 - Sail-World NZ GMT
Team Alvimedica has trumped the Leaderboard in the Volvo Ocean Race, after a bold tactical move to stay on the French coast has paid off. Earlier Alvimedica navigator Will Oxley remarked that the course up the coast of France would not pay off initially ... [more]

2015 Australian Women’s Match Racing Championship - Entries open! By Alice Tarnawski, The Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club , 7:37 PM Thursday 18 Jun 2015 - Sail-World AUS GMT
Applications are open for the 2015 Australian Women’s Match Racing Championships, to be held September 24 – 27. This year’s championships will be held using the Club's fleet of eight identical Elliott 7’s on the beautiful waters of Pittwater, NSW. ... [more]

New challenge for Alive navigator at Brisbane to Noumea Race By Tracey Johnstone, Mooloolaba , 7:15 PM Thursday 18 Jun 2015 - Sail-World AUS GMT
Sunshine Coast navigator David Turton has a new challenge ahead of him starting this weekend when he guides the 66-foot yacht Alive in the 820 mile Royal Queensland Yacht Squadron’s Brisbane to Noumea Race. ... [more]

2015 Audi RC44 Porto Cervo Cup – Not normally like this By RC44 Class Association, , 5:46 PM Thursday 18 Jun 2015 - GMT
2015 Audi RC44 Porto Cervo Cup – While the breeze was occasionally similar today to yesterday when the full schedule of match racing was completed, a tricky wind combined with an annoying left-over swell caused a long wait out on the water, then a long wait ashore before the AP over A signal was hoisted over the Yacht Club Costa Smeralda marking the end of a fruitless opening day of fleet racing. ... [more]

2015 J/111 World Championship - Day 3 report By Stuart Johnstone, Newport, Rhode Island , 5:17 PM Thursday 18 Jun 2015 - Sail-World USA GMT
The weather forecast for Thursday’s racing was benign enough - winds of six - nine kts from the SSW all day with skies clearing in the afternoon. Sailing the best record of the day was none other than George Gamble’s MY Sharona, extending their lead with a four – three - one scoreline for a total of 19 pts overall and a seemingly unassailable 15 point lead over the rest of the fleet. ... [more]

Solitaire du Figaro – Classement provisoire - savoir lire entre lignes By Solitaire du Figaro, , 5:08 PM Thursday 18 Jun 2015 - GMT
Il n’est pas rare sur La Solitaire du Figaro, course calculée au temps, de voir des écarts pharaoniques entre le premier et le dernier. ... [more]

Volvo Ocean Race – La Volvo fait un saut à La Haye By Volvo Ocean Race, , 4:59 PM Thursday 18 Jun 2015 - GMT
Les concurrents de la Volvo Ocean Race, partis mardi dernier de Lorient, sont attendus cette nuit, vers minuit, à La Haye. Le port néerlandais ne constitue pas une escale mais seulement un « pit – stop » sur la route de Göteborg. La flotte repartira samedi prochain, à la mi-journée, avec les écarts enregistrés à l’arrivée ce soir. ... [more]

2015 Giraglia Rolex Cup – Europa 2 claims the line honours By, , 4:38 PM Thursday 18 Jun 2015 - GMT
Igor Simčič’s 100-ft Maxi Esimit Europa 2 (SLO) has claimed line honours at the 2015 Giraglia Rolex Cup. ... [more]

Inaugural RS Aero North Americans to be held in the Gorge By RS Sailing, , 4:27 PM Thursday 18 Jun 2015 - Sail-World USA GMT
In a little over five weeks, On July 25th, 2015 the first ever international RS Aero North Americans will take place in the breathtaking Cascade Locks, Oregon, just 45 minutes East of Portland. The RS Aero, first launched in March 2014 in the UK, has all but exploded onto the single-handed dinghy sailing scene. ... [more]

Volvo Ocean Race – The day started in a party atmosphere By Team Brunel - Robbert-Jan Metselaar, , 4:17 PM Thursday 18 Jun 2015 - GMT
Volvo Ocean Race – It was Bouwe Bekking’s birthday yesterday! But it was certainly no holiday for the skipper of Team Brunel. No cake, no candles and no party hats. The only decorations were a very long garland of seaweed attached to the keel. ... [more]

Volvo Ocean Race – Así marcan a Messi By Volvo Ocean Race, , 3:30 PM Thursday 18 Jun 2015 - GMT
Volvo Ocean Race – Cuando quedan menos de 100 millas para la parada de 24 horas de La Haya, la flota se ha dividido en dos. Un grupo en el Norte en el que navegan los tres favoritos a completar el podio, y otro en el Sur, con el resto. A MAPFRE lo marcan como a Messi, cuenta su reportero Fran Vignale. ... [more]

2015 Transatlantic Race – Follow the historic Yacht Dorade By Kirsten Ferguson, , 3:17 PM Thursday 18 Jun 2015 - Sail-World USA GMT
2015 Transatlantic Race – On June 28, the legendary ocean racing yacht Dorade will attempt to repeat her first and most significant victory when she embarks on race from Newport, R.I. to Plymouth, U.K. ... [more]

2015 OK Dinghy Nordic Championship overall By Robert Deaves, , 2:49 PM Thursday 18 Jun 2015 - GMT
2015 OK Dinghy Nordic Championship - Bo Petersen has added the Nordic Championship to his growing list of achievements in the OK Dinghy class ... [more]

Clipper Round World Yacht Race – Unicef team to debut in 10th edition By Clipper Ventures, , 2:18 PM Thursday 18 Jun 2015 - Sail-World USA GMT
The Clipper Round the World Yacht Race can today confirm that Unicef, the world’s leading children’s organisation, will have a yacht entry in the tenth edition of the world’s longest ocean race. ... [more]

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