sail-world.com
 
 
News Home Video Gallery Submit News Newsletters Cruising Photo Gallery


News for the Last 30 Days - Europe & the World

470 Men and Women World Championships - Racing abandoned on day 2 By 470 International Association Class, , 7:25 PM Mon 15 Sep 2014 GMT
An anti-climax on race day two here at the 470 Worlds in Santander, Spain as again there was no wind. The 470 Men and 470 Women fleets were initially postponed on shore. But a sniff of breeze out on the race course brought the postponement flag down and teams headed out. But it was all to no avail and five hours later they were heading back to shore with no races completed. ...
[more]  

ISAF Sailing World Championships - Day 4 images from Santander By Sail-World.com, , 6:46 PM Mon 15 Sep 2014 GMT
Jesus Renedo and Barbara Sanchez were on the water to capture these images during day four of the ISAF Sailing World Championships in Santander. ...
[more]  

ISAF Sailing Worlds, Santander: Emerging Nations Program sailors shine By ISAF, , 6:39 PM Mon 15 Sep 2014 GMT
The Santander 2014 ISAF Sailing World Championships features more than 1,000 sailors from 81 nations competing on the waters off the Spanish city. Many of the sailors have different backgrounds and entered the sport through various routes to get to where they are at today. ...
[more]  

ISAF Sailing Worlds, Santander - Teasing winds play havoc on day 4 By ISAF, , 6:29 PM Mon 15 Sep 2014 GMT
On day four of the ISAF Sailing World Championships in Santander, only the 49er yellow fleet were able to get racing in as light, teasing winds played havoc across the seven race courses. The 470, 49er, 49erFX, Finn, Nacra 17 and RS:X fleets were all scheduled for racing early on in the day with the Laser (silver and bronze fleets) and Laser Radial (silver fleet) penned in later in the afternoon. ...
[more]  

Santander ISAF Sailing World Championships joins Bart’s Bash By Irene Corosu, London , 5:19 PM Mon 15 Sep 2014 GMT
The Andrew Simpson Sailing Foundation is delighted to reveal that the Santander 2014 ISAF Sailing World Championships will participate in the fundraising event Bart’s Bash, a Guinness World Record attempt for the Largest Sailing Race in the World. ...
[more]  

Volvo OR: The Crown Prince of Denmark wishes Team Vestas fair Winds By Dan Ibsen & the Sail-World team, , 3:45 PM Mon 15 Sep 2014 GMT
HRH Crown Prince Frederik of Denmark met with Chris Nicholson and the two Danish crew members at the Royal Danish Yacht Club at Tuborg Harbour in order to wish them good luck in the Volvo Ocean Race. ...
[more]  

Masters of the Sea - A portrait of Bertrand de Broc + Video By Leslie Greenhalgh, , 3:14 PM Mon 15 Sep 2014 GMT
53 year old French skipper, Bertrand de Broc was born in Quimper, in the Finistere region. He grew up on the shores of the Odet River where he started sailing with his father on the family Requin, an old race boat. He learned to helm and took part in windsurfing during most of his teenage years whilst going through training at the sailing school in Ile-Tudy. ...
[more]  

PWA Cold Hawaii World Cup - Grounded fishing boat creates problems By Ole Wejse Svarrer, , 3:05 PM Mon 15 Sep 2014 GMT
There is a fishing boat, grounded, fifty meters from the beach in Klitmøller - right where the world's best wave windsurfers will sail, today, in this year's PWA World Cup in Cold Hawaii. 'It's like the boat just got placed, right in the middle of the park', said event manager, Robert Sand. ...
[more]  

Marseille One Design - GC32 Armin Strom Sailing Team emerge victorious By Armin Strom Sailing Team, , 2:21 PM Mon 15 Sep 2014 GMT
All in all, it was a week that neither Flavio Marazzi or his Armin Strom Sailing Team will forget in a hurry as their catamaran sponsored by the famous Swiss watch-maker dominated and won the Marseille One Design event. ...
[more]  

Volvo Ocean Race: Etape 0, une répétition au plus proche de la réalité By Volvo Ocean Race, , 11:46 AM Mon 15 Sep 2014 GMT
L'étape 0 de la Volvo Ocean Race disputée ce week end a été l’occasion d’une série de situations spectaculaires. Un homme à la mer, une voile perdue et une victoire surprise de Team Vestas Wind : un avant-goût de ce qui attend les marins comme les spectateurs de la Volvo Ocean Race pendant les neuf mois de course! ...
[more]  

Jonas Hoegh-Christensen: Motivation comes to me because I love sailing By Dan Ibsen, , 11:10 AM Mon 15 Sep 2014 GMT
Many of the Finn sailors, at the ISAF Sailing World Championships in Santander, got a surprise when they saw the 2012 Olympic Silver medalist on the list of competitors in the Class. And they ask can he do the same as in 2009, when he won the worlds, after not having sailed for a year. ...
[more]  

Regata teste da Volvo Ocean Race tem muita ação e vencedor improvável By Volvo Ocean Race, , 11:09 AM Mon 15 Sep 2014 GMT
Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15, Mais difícil do que o previsto, a Leg 0 - regata que não vale pontos - colocou à prova as sete equipes da Volta ao Mundo. Melhor para o Team Vestas Wind, time que entrou de última hora na aventura. A Volvo Ocean Race promete muitas emoções a partir de outubro. \ ...
[more]  

Rolex Big Boat Series 2014 - Ready for another 50 years By KPMS, , 10:39 AM Mon 15 Sep 2014 GMT
For the last four days (Thursday, September 11 through Sunday, September 14), the 50th Anniversary edition of the Rolex Big Boat Series has hosted hundreds of sailors on 99 teams, rotating onto three strategically-placed race circles that triangulated the constant wind and tide challenges of the largest Pacific estuary in the Americas. ...
[more]  

Extreme Sailing Series, Act 6 - Rising sharply in Istanbul By Groupama sailing team, , 8:29 AM Mon 15 Sep 2014 GMT
For the sixth event of the Extreme Sailing Series circuit contested on the Bosphorus in Istanbul, the crew of Groupama 40 has secured a very honourable sixth place despite suffering a dismasting on the first day, which deprived them of four of the 31 races run. ...
[more]  

2014 Rolex Big Boat Series - Farr 40 Day 4 By William Wagner, San Francisco , 8:09 AM Mon 15 Sep 2014 GMT
2014 Rolex Big Boat Series - Alex Roepers has been a Farr 40 owner for seven years and has yet to capture a world championship. The New York skipper certainly feels a lot more confident about his chances of achieving that elusive goal after his team’s performance this week on San Francisco Bay. ...
[more]  

2014 Rolex Swan Cup - Eleventh-hour victories By Jennifer Hall, , 4:18 AM Mon 15 Sep 2014 GMT
2014 Rolex Swan Cup - Light-to-medium airs on the Costa Smeralda made for a tense and exciting showdown to the Rolex Swan Cup. Five of the six divisions in the 93-boat fleet were in doubt until the very end. The only runaway winner was the Romanian Swan 42 OD, Natalia, which won the 12-boat division by a good margin from the fast-improving Magical Mystery Tour helmed by Ed Leask. ...
[more]  

Extreme Sailing Series - Kiwis clinch Act win in Istanbul + Video By Extreme Sailing Series, , 3:34 AM Mon 15 Sep 2014 GMT
In some of the best conditions the fleet have raced in all year, you couldn’t have scripted a better final to the Extreme Sailing Series™ Act 6 in Istanbul, and the fans on shore and following around the world were rewarded with a nail bitingly close, down to the wire shoot out after 31 races. ...
[more]  

Rolex Swan Cup - Sharing the spoils in Sardinia By YCCS, , 2:49 AM Mon 15 Sep 2014 GMT
Overall winners in their respective divisions in the Rolex Swan Cup and Swan 45 World Championship 2014 are: Wohpe (Swan 60), Nikata (Swan Maxi), Yasha (Grand Prix), Finola (Classic) and Natalia (Club Swan 42). The winner of the Rolex Swan 45 World Championship - for the fourth time - is Earlybird, owned by Christian Nagel and Hendrick Brandis. ...
[more]  

2014 Rolex Big Boat Series - Impressive to sail out of the Golden Gate By Cayard Sailing, , 2:37 AM Mon 15 Sep 2014 GMT
2014 Rolex Big Boat Series - Paul Cayard reports: One race was scheduled for today. After a brief postponement waiting for wind, the race started at 11:30 under blue skies and a moderate 12 knot breeze. The course for all the fleets on the Fort Mason race track took us outside the Golden Gate bridge for to a buoy off Pt. Diablo. It's always impressive to sail out through the Golden Gate. ...
[more]  

Extreme Sailing Series - Istanbul delivers four days of great racing By Land Rover Sailing, , 2:08 AM Mon 15 Sep 2014 GMT
The stunning city of Istanbul has delivered in spades for Act 6 of the 2014 Extreme Sailing Series™ with four days of spectacular action in the Land Rover backed Stadium Racing circuit. ...
[more]  

Extreme Sailing Series: Emirates Team NZ bounces back for series win By Warren Douglas, , 10:23 PM Sun 14 Sep 2014 GMT
Emirates Team New Zealand has won Act 6 of the Extreme Sailing series today in Istanbul in the dramatic final race of the regatta. After 30 races, Dean Barker and his crew - Glenn Ashby, James Dagg, Jeremy Lomas and Edwin De Laat - waited for the final double points race to leap frog The Wave, Muscat and take home the trophy. ...
[more]  

Santander 2014 ISAF Worlds - Light winds and current test six classes By ISAF, , 9:19 PM Sun 14 Sep 2014 GMT
The third day of racing at the Santander 2014 ISAF Sailing World Championships was a tough affair with light winds and a strong current testing the sailors across the six fleets on the water. The Laser, Laser Radial and Men's and Women's RS:X were joined by the Men's and Women's 470 fleets on the third day of racing as they kick started their competition. Includes Highlights Video. ...
[more]  

ISAF Sailing World Championships - Solid Day 3 for US Sailing Team By Will Ricketson, , 8:47 PM Sun 14 Sep 2014 GMT
The ISAF Sailing World Championships Day 3 brought another solid day of results for the US Sailing Team Sperry Top-Sider, with American sailors ending the day tied for the lead in the men’s 470 fleet, second overall in the men’s Laser, and threatening the leaders in the women’s Laser Radial. ...
[more]  

ISAF Sailing World Championships - Day 3 images by Jesus Renedo By Jesus Renedo, , 8:16 PM Sun 14 Sep 2014 GMT
ISAF Sailing World Championships - Day 3 images by Jesus Renedo ...
[more]  

Marseille One Design 2014 - GC32 Armin Strom blitzes final day By The Great Cup, , 7:18 PM Sun 14 Sep 2014 GMT
A light forecast didn’t look promising for the fourth and final day’s racing on Marseille’s Roucas Blanc, but the breeze filled in and built to around 15 knots at lunch time and the race committee was able to squeeze in four races before the final cut off of 15:00 local time. For the first time in this regatta, the sea breeze today was from the southwest. ...
[more]  

Page 1 of 17
Sail-World.com  


















Switch Default Region to:

Social Media

Asia

Australia

Canada

Europe

New Zealand

United Kingdom


http://www.sail-world.com/event_images/image/Twitter_logo_small.png http://www.sail-world.com/event_images/image/FaceBook-icon.png  http://www.sail-world.com/event_images/image/RSS-Icon.png

United States

Cruising Northern

Cruising Southern

MarineBusiness World

PowerBoat World

FishingBoating World

 

Contact

Commercial

News

Search

Contact Us

Advertisers Information

Submit news/events

Search Stories/Text

Feedback

Advertisers Directory

Newsletter Archive

Photo Gallery

 

Banner Advertising Details

Newsletter Subscribe

Video Gallery

Policies

 

 

 

Privacy Policy

 

 


Cookie Policy

 

 



This site and its contents are © Copyright Sail-World Europe and/or the original author, photographer etc. All Rights Reserved.  Photographs are copyright by law.  If you wish to use or buy a photograph contact the photographer directly.

XLXL NEW EuN
LocalAds   DE  ES  FR  IT