2015 Mid-Winter One Design Regatta - Action starts from 11 July
By Stephen Collopy, The Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club ,
6:09 PM Fri 12 Jun 2015 GMT
Annual Mid-Winter One Design Regatta 2015 - The Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club invites all eligible One Design Classes including Etchells, Ynglings, Dragons, Melges 24, Vipers, J70s, 5.5m, 11m, Stars, Elliott 7s and other classes to compete in the annual Mid-Winter One Design Regatt on the week-end of the 11th and 12th of July, 2015. ...
2016 Vendée Globe – Fabrice Amedeo receives support of Matmut + Video
By Vendee Globe, ,
5:11 PM Fri 12 Jun 2015 GMT
2016 Vendée Globe – After finding support from Newrest, the skipper from the Paris region, Fabrice Amedeo has just received the support of Matmut. Thanks to these two partners, whose names will be displayed on the boat, Fabrice Amedeo, who bought Jean Le Cam’s former Synerciel monohull and will now be focusing on the Transat Jacques Vabre, which takes place in November. ...
2016 Vendée Globe – Andrea Mura presents his new boat
By Vendee Globe, ,
4:55 PM Fri 12 Jun 2015 GMT
Andrea Mura has just taken another step forward on his way to the 2016 Vendée Globe. The hull of his new generation monohull has just been removed from the mould at the Persico Marine yard in Nembro near Milan. ...
Dona Bertarelli to defend her Bol d’Or Mirabaud title
By Spindrift racing, ,
4:19 PM Fri 12 Jun 2015 GMT
The magical Bol d’Or Mirabaud! Professional and amateur sailors would not miss this event for anything. With more than 500 boats due to take the start line in front of the Société Nautique de Genève, this huge event in Swiss sailing has lost none of its magic over the years. ...
2015 52 Super Series – Race 6 images by Max Ranchi
By Max Ranchi, ,
3:57 PM Fri 12 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 from race six ...
2015 Solitaire du Figaro – A quelques heures du dénouement
By Solitaire du Figaro, ,
3:39 PM Fri 12 Jun 2015 GMT
A moins de 40 milles de la cardinale Est, Basse Jaune de Glénan, la flotte de la Solitaire du Figaro - Eric Bompard cachemire navigue sous spi poussée par 16-17 de vent de sud-ouest. ...
Solitaire du Figaro – Bomby establishes himself in top five skippers
By Artemis Offshore Academy, ,
3:19 PM Fri 12 Jun 2015 GMT
In the Solitaire du Figaro, with less than 50 miles to the finish of the shortened leg two, Eric Bompard Cachemire (330 miles), Henry Bomby has established himself in the top five skippers. ...
Nautique Pro Am – West Coast Riders hit the water in Lathrop
By World Wakeboard Association, ,
3:11 PM Fri 12 Jun 2015 GMT
The third stop of the Nautique Wake Series kicked off on Thursday at the Nautique Pro Am presented by Rockstar Energy at Mossdale Quarry Lakes in Lathrop, California. To start the day amateur riders as young as seven years old competed in front of their friends, family and some of their favorite Pro riders behind the award-winning G-Series boats. ...
By Volvo Ocean Race, ,
2:49 PM Fri 12 Jun 2015 GMT
随着第八赛段落下帷幕， 2014-15沃尔沃环球帆船赛的总冠军也几乎可以提前揭晓。当收获第八赛段第三名的同时，阿布扎比队也同时完结了本届赛事的最大悬念，将一只手放在了总冠军的奖杯上。之前对他们夺冠形成最大威胁的两个队伍——布鲁内尔队和东风队没有在这个赛段把握机会，最后仅列第五和第七位。这使布鲁内尔队和阿布扎比队在总积分榜上的差距扩大到了8分，东风队则与阿布扎比队相差10分。如此一来，最后一赛段中只要阿布扎比队不遭遇违规受罚加分这种极端情况，他们就能够捧起本赛季的总冠军奖杯。 ...
Watch what happens when OracleTeamUSA trimmer Joey Newton gets a GoPro
By Oracle Team USA, ,
2:23 PM Fri 12 Jun 2015 GMT
America's Cup: Watch what happens when Oracle Team USA trimmer Joey Newton gets a GoPro for a day, and shows us a day in his life in Bermuda, sailing in an AC45S - Surrogate ...
Magnus Olsson Prize awarded to Ben Ainslie
By Team SCA, ,
1:05 PM Fri 12 Jun 2015 GMT
British sailor Ben Ainslie has been awarded the Magnus 'Mange' Olsson Prize for his long and successful career in sailing. Ainslie, one of the best sailors ever, will be the second international sailor to receive the Prize, which will be awarded at a Ceremony in Gothenburg on June 26. ...
2015 Cleveland Race Week - Day 1 images by Chris Howell
By Chris Howell, ,
12:59 PM Fri 12 Jun 2015 GMT
2015 Cleveland Race Week - Day 1 images by Chris Howell ...
Dans les starting-blocks du Grand Prix Las Palmas – Grand Canaria
By FenêtréA-Prysmian, ,
12:52 PM Fri 12 Jun 2015 GMT
Arrivés lundi dernier aux Canaries, au terme d’un convoyage de 1400 milles réalisé quasiment intégralement au portant, Erwan Le Roux et Giancarlo Pedote ont profité d’un peu de repos avant de mettre leur trimaran aux couleurs de FenêtréA-Prysmian ...
Volvo Ocean Race – Three proud skippers
By Volvo Ocean Race, ,
12:24 PM Fri 12 Jun 2015 GMT
Volvo Ocean Race – Three skippers with different points to prove made the Lorient dock an oasis of hard-won satisfaction for the podium finishers at the end of a short, but super-challenging leg eight. ...
ISAF Sailing WC Weymouth and Portland images by Robert Deaves + Video
By Robert Deaves, ,
12:09 PM Fri 12 Jun 2015 GMT
ISAF Sailing World Cup Weymouth and Portland – Racing day two images by Robert Deaves + Video ...
2015 Stena Match Cup Sweden – Rising star gets wild card
By Fabian Bengtsson, ,
11:59 AM Fri 12 Jun 2015 GMT
2015 Stena Match Cup Sweden – Four time ISAF Match Racing World Champion Peter Gilmour has earned his part of Marstrand’s history and David Gilmour made an impressive debut in Stena Match Cup Sweden 2014. Now it’s Sam’s turn to test his wings at one of the best sailing arenas in the world. ...
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. ...