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Global Marina Institute recognises marina professionals worldwide By Global Marina Institute, , 2:02 PM Friday 04 Jul 2014 - GMT
The Global Marina Institute (GMI) presented certificates to five inspirational Certified Marina Managers (CMMs) at the recent ICOMIA World Marinas Conference, which took place earlier this month in Istanbul. ... [more]

Ferretti Group continues to grow internationally By Ferretti Group, , 1:51 PM Friday 04 Jul 2014 - GMT
Ferretti Group, with a unique portfolio of some of the most exclusive and prestigious brands worldwide, announces the opening of a new promotion and representative office in Palma de Mallorca, in Spain, once more confirming its international growth strategy, aiming to increase its brands' visibility on the most important markets all over the world. ... [more]

NZL Sailing Team: RS:X drops in big breeze; Tuke looks to Europeans By NZL Sailing Team, , 12:36 PM Friday 04 Jul 2014 - Sail-World NZ GMT
Day 3 of racing at the RS:X European Champs in Cesme didn’t go as Natalia Kosinska would have hoped and she has slipped to 11th in the standings (placing 23, 19, DNC). But with two days to go there’s time to improve; Coach Dave Robertson says; 'Unfortunately today went from bad to worse for Natalia. She was starting well but lacked some speed in the +20 knots and big waves. One of 'those days' ... [more]

Clipper Race - Close match racing in closing stages of the OneDLL Cup By Clipper Ventures, , 11:51 AM Friday 04 Jul 2014 - GMT
In the Clipper Round The World Yacht Race, following this morning’s tight finish to Race 15, today’s skipper reports reveal the close and competitive racing taking place in the closing stages of the OneDll Cup. ... [more]

Volvo Ocean Race: Spanish play catch-up with under 100 days to go By Volvo Ocean Race Media, , 11:16 AM Friday 04 Jul 2014 - Sail-World NZ GMT
Spain’s new entry for the Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15 arrived in its home country this week as offshore sailing’s biggest event began its 100-day countdown to the start on October 4. ... [more]

Audi Tron Melges 24 European Sailing Series - Blu Moon is leading By International Melges 24 Class Association, , 11:09 AM Friday 04 Jul 2014 - GMT
This fourth act of the Audi Tron Melges 24 European Sailing Series hosted by the Fraglia Vela Riva started yesterday in great style with three delivered races under a consistent Ora wind. This Audi Tron European Sailing Series Melges 24 has signed Blu Moon (1-1-2) as the leader of the provisional ranking. ... [more]

World Match Racing Tour: Catch the live action at the Stena Match Cup By Sail-World, , 10:55 AM Friday 04 Jul 2014 - GMT
Catch the Quarter and Semi-Finals live of the Stena Match Cup Sweden, live from Marstrand ... [more]

Finn Junior Worlds - Battle for the Jorge Bruder Silver Cup By Robert Deaves, , 10:41 AM Friday 04 Jul 2014 - GMT
This could be the most hard fought for Silver Cup so far with a large group of favourites hoping to win the cup in their last year as a junior. Peter McCoy (GBR) finished fourth last year, but then won the 2013 Junior European Championship a few weeks later. Anders Pedersen (NOR) is Norway's top Finn sailor and picked up the bronze in last year's Junior Europeans. ... [more]

Mobiles drive traffic - 72% increase in page view By Brendan Maxwell, , 10:03 AM Friday 04 Jul 2014 - GMT
The key boat buying demographic, the 40 to 65 age group, has embraced online media enthusiastically, with video, imagery and major feature stories providing much more information and entertainment than ever before. More and more people are choosing large-screen smartphones (phablets) over seven to eight-inch tablets says the key industry data group, the International Data Corporation (IDC). ... [more]

Auction - Beneteau First 47.7 - Sintara By Vicsail Sydney, , 8:49 AM Friday 04 Jul 2014 - GMT
The beautiful 'Sintara' will be auctioned via emailed offers to Vicsail Sydney between the 1-4 of August 2014. At 5pm on the fourth of August, the highest bidder will secure ownership. ... [more]

British Open Dragon Championship finale at Royal Lymington preview By British Dragon Association, , 8:32 AM Friday 04 Jul 2014 - Sail-World UK GMT
Alongside excellent racing the competitors will also enjoy a fantastic social programme starting with a Welcome Reception on Saturday 5 July and including the Edinburgh Cup Gala Dinner on Wednesday 9 July and a final Prize Giving and BBQ on Friday 11 July. ... [more]

New import permit for Mexico resolves impound problems By Capt. Pat Rains, , 8:11 AM Friday 04 Jul 2014 - Sail-World Cruising Int GMT
Licenciada Dina Madrid flew up from Mexico City to announce the newly released 10-year Temporary Import Permit (TIP) to a room packed with recreational boaters and marine industry representatives. ... [more]

2014 Cape Panwa Hotel Phuket Raceweek - Phuket is ready to host By Duncan Worthington, Phuket , 8:09 AM Friday 04 Jul 2014 - Sail-World Asia GMT
Phuket Island is ready to host the award-winning Cape Panwa Hotel Phuket Raceweek from 16 – 20 July off the Island's southeast coast. The season-opening event of the prestigious 2014/15 Asian Yachting Grand Prix – a series of 12 of the best regattas in Asia – Raceweek is set to welcome one of the most competitive fleets in the Regatta's history. ... [more]

Reminder of safe distance requirements for whales By Roads and Maritime Services, , 7:40 AM Friday 04 Jul 2014 - GMT
Boat skippers, swimmers and surfers are reminded to keep a safe distance from marine mammals after some close calls last weekend. Roads and Maritime Services Acting Manager Sydney Harbour Operations Dan Duemmer said in the lead up to the weekend it was a good time to remind anyone heading out on the water about the legal requirements for safe interaction with whales and other marine mammals. ... [more]

La Solitaire du Figaro – Eric Bompard Cachemire - Beyou got advantage By Riva Com, , 4:18 AM Friday 04 Jul 2014 - GMT
With just less than 100 miles to go this afternoon on Leg 4 of La Solitaire du Figaro-Eric Bompard cachemire it may be advantage to Jérémie Beyou (Maitre Coq) as the race leader has his main rivals behind him as he seeks to win this famous solo race for the third time, but the final set of the stage in to Cherbourg-Octeville still has huge potential for upsets. ... [more]

Changes to Australian bass closed season By Tanya Armstrong, , 4:00 AM Friday 04 Jul 2014 - GMT
The Australian bass closed season now applies only to Aussie bass caught within tidal waters following recent changes to legislation. ... [more]

Solitaire du Figaro - Figaro Master Metronome Beyou wins his third By Riva Com, , 3:29 AM Friday 04 Jul 2014 - GMT
When he crossed the finish line off Cherbourg-Octeville at 11h20m50s (UTC +2hrs) this morning to win the 45th edition of La Solitaire du Figaro overall for the third time Jérémie Beyou, sailing Maître Coq, wrote himself into the solo race's record books, joining only three skippers to have triumphed overall three times. ... [more]

Yachting Australia announces resignation of CEO Phil Jones By Jane Gordon, , 2:50 AM Friday 04 Jul 2014 - Sail-World AUS GMT
Yachting Australia, the National Sporting Organisation for sailing and boating, has announced the resignation of their long serving CEO Phil Jones after more than 17 years. ... [more]

ISAF Youth Sailing World Championship - Cyprus team all set By Petros Papagiorgis, , 11:46 PM Thursday 03 Jul 2014 - GMT
The Cypriot team taking part in the 2014 ISAF Youth Sailing World Championship are in the last stages of their preparation with eight sailors heading to Tavira, Portugal. The 2013 ISAF Youth Worlds was held in Limassol, Cyprus and gathered positive comments from all participants with knowledge transferred to the Tavira organising team. ... [more]

Hobie Multi Europeans - Challenging day on the water + Video By Patrik Pollak, , 9:43 PM Thursday 03 Jul 2014 - GMT
Hobie 16 is the biggest fleet at the Multi Europeans but not the only one. Hobie Wild cat is a challenging high performance one design class. But any Hobie today was challenging. Strong wind, big waves made it hard just to sail around the course. ... [more]

PWA Awaza World Cup - Valerie Ghibaudo hits back on day 3 By Chris Yates, , 9:19 PM Thursday 03 Jul 2014 - GMT
The waiting game continued on day three of the PWA Awaza World Cup as the sailors endured another long day on the beach. Just like yesterday the wind arrived in the early evening allowing the second elimination of the women’s slalom to be completed, in similar tricky conditions to yesterday, whilst the men have been whittled down to the top twenty-four. ... [more]

470 Junior Worlds - Five nations on the podium By 470 International Association Class, , 9:07 PM Thursday 03 Jul 2014 - GMT
Three medals were secured with a day to spare at the 470 Junior World Championships yesterday. So today’s medal race was all about who would claim bronze in the Women and Silver and Bronze medals in the Men/Mixed events. Despite closely fought racing and a few close shaves, the same teams holding the podium places going into the medal race retained them to safely secure their medals. ... [more]

470 Junior Worlds - Podium success for Jess Lavery and Megan Brickwood By RYA, , 8:58 PM Thursday 03 Jul 2014 - Sail-World UK GMT
Great Britain’s sailors were celebrating silver success on Wednesday (2 July), as Jess Lavery and Megan Brickwood claimed a podium finish on the penultimate day of the 470 Junior World Championships in Cervia, Italy. ... [more]

RS:X Europeans - Champaign conditions in Cesme + Video By Icarus Sailing Media, , 8:47 PM Thursday 03 Jul 2014 - GMT
After one day of relaxation at the 2014 RSX European Windsurfing Championships and Open Trophy in Turkey, today the windsurfers were back on the race track and resumed racing. Perfect conditions with the breeze around 20 knots – for some fast and furious racing. ... [more]

Star World Championship - Hard fought win on day 4 + Video By Icarus Sailing Media, , 8:13 PM Thursday 03 Jul 2014 - GMT
Day four at the 2014 International Star Class World Championship will be remembered as the longer, until now, of this 92nd edition. Two races were in schedule due to the yesterday’s cancellation of the race number three in order to catch up with the program. ... [more]

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