2015 Annapolis-to-Newport Race overall
By Annapolis to Newport Race, ,
11:37 AM Fri 12 Jun 2015 GMT
New York Yacht Club’s historic Harbour Court provided a picturesque backdrop for the 2015 Annapolis-to-Newport Race Prize-Giving Ceremony ...
2015 M32 Series Scandinavia – Canfield sets M32s alight in Gothenburg
By Ingemar Allen, ,
11:10 AM Fri 12 Jun 2015 GMT
2015 M32 Series Scandinavia – American Taylor Canfield and his Team USOne confirmed their catamaran racing credentials today when they scored four wins in eight races as the series resumed close to Gothenburg, on Sweden's west coast. ...
ISAF Sailing WC Weymouth and Portland – Day 2 images by onEdition
By onEdition, ,
10:45 AM Fri 12 Jun 2015 GMT
ISAF Sailing World Cup Weymouth and Portland – Day 2 images by onEdition ...
British Grand Tour Series Round 4 - Brightlingsea OK Open
By Dave Rose, ,
10:12 AM Fri 12 Jun 2015 GMT
British Grand Tour Series - 14 OK’s arrived at Brightlingsea SC to be greeted by superb sailing conditions, with sunshine and plenty of wind, unfortunately however without enough water to float the committee boat, so a pleasant hours postponement was spent drinking tea in the sunshine before the weekends events began. ...
Sports Boats Winter Nationals - Ocean Swell takes toll
By Darren Spence, Mooloolaba, Queensland ,
7:47 AM Fri 12 Jun 2015 GMT
The fleet at the third Australia Sports Boat Association Winter Nationals had a bit of everything to contend with on day one of the three day event being held at the home of winter sailing, Mooloolaba Yacht Club on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast. ...
La Solitaire du Figaro - Les derniers 100 milles
By La Solitaire du Figaro, ,
5:31 AM Fri 12 Jun 2015 GMT
Doucement, mais sûrement… La dernière ligne droite, ou presque, est engagée sur la deuxième étape de La Solitaire du Figaro - Eric Bompard cachemire La Corogne-La Cornouaille dans des vents portants de 10-15 nœuds. A 100 milles de la ligne d’arrivée à Concarneau, Sébastien Simon, en tête depuis bientôt 24 heures, tient toujours en respect la meute de poursuivants lâchée à ses trousses. ...
Eric Peron sur Dongfeng - Amère déception à Lorient
By Rivacom, ,
4:51 AM Fri 12 Jun 2015 GMT
Aux termes de la 8e étape de la Volvo Ocean Race à Lorient en provenance de Lisbonne, Dongfeng inscrit son plus mauvais résultat de toute la course depuis le départ d'Alicante, 7e, vérifiant l'adage que nul n'est prophète en ses terres. Certes, il reste encore une étape, mais sauf Trafalgar pour Abu Dhabi le leader, la victoire finale s'envole. ...
Normandy Sailing Week - The Diam 24 ODS Open Festivities!
By Kate Jennings, ,
4:29 AM Fri 12 Jun 2015 GMT
Today saw the start of the first event of this Normandy Sailing Week 2015. After four intense races it was the Combiwest team who pulled out all the stops, setting themselves up nicely for the next stage in proceedings. The crew of Groupama and the locals of the competition on Normandy Elite Team complete the podium for this first day ...
2015 Landsail Tyres J-Cup Spectactular start
By Louay Habib, ,
4:12 AM Fri 12 Jun 2015 GMT
The central Solent delivered spectacular racing conditions for the first day of the Landsail Tyres J-Cup in partnership with B&G. An easterly to south easterly breeze, oscillating 20 degrees during the day, kept the sailors racing the 67-J Boat fleet on their toes. Warm sunshine and a solid breeze of fifteen knots had the high performance J-Boats surfing at double digit boat speeds. ...
CORK’s Laser Canadian Championships and Doors Open Kingston
By Marianne Davis, ,
3:50 AM Fri 12 Jun 2015 GMT
Saturday June 20th marks Kingston’s Doors Open Event and the first day of racing for the CORK 2015 season! Portsmouth Olympic Harbour will be bustling with sailors, coaches, volunteers and spectators ...
New York Yacht Club Annual Regatta - A tradition continues
By Regatta News, ,
3:36 AM Fri 12 Jun 2015 GMT
When it comes to delivering world-class competition, the New York Yacht Club Annual Regatta presented by Rolex has a long track record for success. One hundred and sixty one years to be exact. Tomorrow, the oldest regatta in the country will resume its pattern of excellence, hosting an impressive 167 boats for three days of racing on Narragansett Bay and Rhode Island Sound. ...
Sailing World Cup Weymouth Aussies climb on Day 2
By Cora Zillich, ,
2:58 AM Fri 12 Jun 2015 GMT
It was another eventful day on the second day of ISAF Sailing World Cup racing at the London 2012 venue Weymouth and Portland with Australian Sailing Team’s Jason Waterhouse (NSW) and Lisa Darmanin (NSW) taking over the lead in the Nacra 17. London Olympic gold medallist Mat Belcher (QLD), who has returned to Weymouth and Portland for the first time since 2012 has moved up to second place. ...
Changed boating conditions on Newcastle Harbour this Sunday
By Transport Roads and Maritime Services, ,
2:38 AM Fri 12 Jun 2015 GMT
Boaters are reminded to keep clear of a section of Newcastle Harbour this weekend for the safe staging of an aerobatics display. ...
ISAF Sailing World Cup - Day 2 Perfect sailing weather
By ISAF, ,
2:14 AM Fri 12 Jun 2015 GMT
There were a few morning nerves amongst some of the competitors at ISAF Sailing World Cup Weymouth and Portland with the forecasted 30 knots never materialising ensuring a beautiful day of racing. A north easterly breeze, not shy of a shift or two, came in at 14-17 knots ensuring another day of strong competition with a full complement of racing completed. ...
2015 Giraglia Rolex Cup - Living up to tradition
By Regatta News, ,
1:38 AM Fri 12 Jun 2015 GMT
2015 Giraglia Rolex Cup - An impressive fleet in excess of 270 yachts from around 20 different countries have registered to take part in a keenly anticipated 63rd edition of the Giraglia Rolex Cup, which commences on Friday. ...
Brilliant day for the NZL Sailing Team at 2015 ISAF Sailing World Cup
By Jodie Bakewell-White, Yachting NZ, ,
8:35 PM Thu 11 Jun 2015 GMT
New Zealand leads in three events with a total of eight NZL Sailing Team crews lying top five at the end of day two in Weymouth, England where the 2015 ISAF Sailing World Cup Weymouth Regatta is underway.
Alexandra Maloney and Molly Meech were the stand-out performers on the team today and they take the overall lead in the 49erFX. Jo Aleh and Polly Powrie retain their lead in the Women’s 470 ...
Volvo Ocean Race - Team Alvimedica edged out in the Battle of Lorient
By Sail-World.com NZL, ,
8:14 PM Thu 11 Jun 2015 GMT
The Turkish/US flagged Team Alvimedica placed sixth on the water after a fierce five-boat battle for third place in the final 24 hours of Leg 8 to Lorient, France. For her crew from New Zealand, USA, Italy, Australia and France, the shortest leg of the Volvo Ocean Race proved to be one of the toughest on the seven-boat fleet. ...
ISAF Sailing WC Weymouth and Portland – Finn style street fighting
By Robert Deaves, ,
6:07 PM Thu 11 Jun 2015 GMT
Giles Scott (GBR) has taken the lead at the ISAF Sailing World Cup Weymouth and Portland after posting the best score of the day. He holds a narrow lead over Jonathan Lobert (FRA) and Josh Junior (NZL). Race wins went to Lobert and Scott. ...
2015 52 Super Series – Azzurra makes excellent recovery
By Azzurra Sailing Team, ,
5:54 PM Thu 11 Jun 2015 GMT
2015 52 Super Series – With a first and a second place finish today Azzurra, the boat flying the Yacht Club Costa Smeralda’s burgee, has climbed back up in the provisional ranking at the Settimana delle Bocche and now is just one point behind the boats that are tied for first place: Bronenosec and Quantum. ...
52 Super Series 2015 - A three-cornered title fight
By 52 Super Series, ,
5:37 PM Thu 11 Jun 2015 GMT
52 Super Series 2015 - From two sparking races, one windward-leeward, one coastal, the screws turned ever tighter as the three-cornered battle at the top of the fleet at the 52 Super Series’ Settimana delle Bocche on the Costa Smeralda sees only one point separating the top three teams. ...
2015 52 Super Series – Races 4 and 5 images by Max Ranchi
By Max Ranchi, ,
5:04 PM Thu 11 Jun 2015 GMT
Top international sailing photographer Max Ranchi is in Porto Cervo, Sardinia, Italy for the 2015 52 Super Series and provided this gallery of images of race four and five. ...
2015 Argentario Sailing Week – One week to go
By Tessa Wiechmann, ,
4:47 PM Thu 11 Jun 2015 GMT
2015 Argentario Sailing Week – The Grandes Dames of the Sea return to Tuscany and to the Yacht Club Porto Santo Stefano for the 16th edition. The international regatta, which this year constitutes the only Italian leg and the third round of the prestigious Panerai Classic Yacht Challenge, will take place from Thursday 18 to Sunday 22 June. ...
2015 28th South East Asian Games – Day 6 + Video
By Icarus Sailing Media, ,
4:32 PM Thu 11 Jun 2015 GMT
Day six of the 28th South East Asian Games and you join us back at the Singapore National Sailing Centre - the host venue and heart of the action for the 20 men’s and women’s sailing events. ...
2015 Solitaire du Figaro – Ascension, options, dispersion
By Solitaire du Figaro, ,
4:19 PM Thu 11 Jun 2015 GMT
C’est sur les eaux d’un Golfe pas très clair que les 39 Figaristes de la Solitaire du Figaro - Eric Bompard cachemire ont entamé leur remontée vers les côtes de la Cornouaille. Sur cette deuxième étape très ouverte à la stratégie, la flotte n’a pas tardé à s’éclater et se disperser. ...
2015 Giraglia Rolex Cup – Action commences on Friday + Video
By regattanews.com, ,
3:52 PM Thu 11 Jun 2015 GMT
2015 Giraglia Rolex Cup – An impressive fleet in excess of 270 yachts from around 20 different countries has registered to take part in a keenly anticipated 63rd edition, which commences on Friday. ...