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Australian Melges 24 Regatta Series overall By Hamish Nicol, Adelaide , 7:17 PM Wednesday 10 Dec 2014 - Sail-World AUS GMT
Vostok-Europe's Australian Melges 24 Regatta 2014: Day one was forecast to be weather more typical of late Spring with strong breezes expected to swing southerly through the afternoon building wave height to create the perfect conditions for this exciting one-design class. ... [more]

Collinson FX Market Commentary: Dec 10 - Bombs and Politics By Collinson FX, , 2:01 PM Wednesday 10 Dec 2014 - Sail-World NZ GMT
December 10, 2014: Global equities tumbled overnight triggered by a bond scare in China and a Political emergency in Greece. Chinese bonds collapsed after the illegitimation of lower ranked bonds as a source of collateral sparked a sell-off. Equities were hit hard and this was intensified by the Political upheaval in Greece. ... [more]

Extreme Sailing Series Sydney - J.P. Morgan BAR looks ahead By J.P. Morgan BAR, , 12:54 PM Wednesday 10 Dec 2014 - Sail-World UK GMT
In the Extreme Sailing Series for the first time ever in its history, the global circuit heads to Sydney, Australia for the season finale. The final event promises to be an Act to remember for British entry, J.P. Morgan BAR – with double points on offer and plenty of potential movement in the overall points standings. ... [more]

Clipper Race CEO recognised as Great Britain ‘Ambassador’ By Amy Martindale, , 12:35 PM Wednesday 10 Dec 2014 - Sail-World UK GMT
The Prime Minister hosted a dinner at Downing Street for the first Great ambassadors from sport, business, fashion and the arts at which he recognised the importance of their contribution to the Great Britain campaign and encouraged them to continue their involvement. ... [more]

Extreme Sailing Series - A winning recipe for Groupama? By Vincent Borde, , 12:05 PM Wednesday 10 Dec 2014 - GMT
At the Extreme Sailing Series eighth and final event of the 2014 season, the Sydney stage promises to be highly representative of this international championship, which groups together some of the best multihull teams in the world. Aboard Groupama 40, Franck Cammas and his crew will be attempting to turn the experience acquired over the first seven events to good account by moving up the leaderboa ... [more]

ISAF Sailing World Cup - Turtled and Jelly-Fished on day three + Video By Lisa Ratcliff ISAF Sailing World Cup – Event Media, , 12:00 PM Wednesday 10 Dec 2014 - Sail-World AUS GMT
ISAF Sailing World Cup Melbourne: The late session arrived to rig up when the bulk of the early session still had the park brake on, drifting around on Port Phillip until their class AP flag eventually came down. By late afternoon racing really got funky in the 14 knot south sou’easter and the mood and momentum on the water shifted correspondingly. ... [more]

Extrêmes Sailing Series - L'étape de Sydney By Vincent Borde, , 11:56 AM Wednesday 10 Dec 2014 - GMT
Huitième et dernière épreuve de la saison 2014 pour la série des Extrêmes Sailing Series, l'étape de Sydney s'annonce très représentative de ce championnat international qui regroupe certaines des meilleures équipes de multicoques au monde. ... [more]

ISAF SWC Melbourne - Australians battle it out on home waters By Cora Zillich, , 11:49 AM Wednesday 10 Dec 2014 - Sail-World AUS GMT
At the ISAF Sailing World Cup in Melbourne Australian Sailing Team’s Nathan Outteridge (NSW) and Iain Jensen (NSW) are in the lead of the 49er fleet after three days of racing. Team mates Jason Waterhouse (NSW) and Lisa Darmanin (NSW) are leading the Nacra 17, while Laser World #1 Tom Burton moved into first place in the Laser fleet after two days of racing. ... [more]

ISAF Match Race Rankings – 10 December 2014 By ISAF, , 11:43 AM Wednesday 10 Dec 2014 - Sail-World AUS GMT
ISAF Match Race Rankings: Canfield has been a mainstay at the top of the pack throughout the Alpari World Match Racing Tour whilst Ulrikkeholm claimed the overall title in the Women’s International Match Race Series. ... [more]

UIM Skydive Dubai XCAT World Series - Wild cards for Abu Dhabi boats By Karien Jonckheere, , 11:19 AM Wednesday 10 Dec 2014 - Powerboat-World GMT
The two boats, numbers 4 and 5, will see four hugely experienced pilots taking to the water for the final round of the 2014 UIM Skydive Dubai XCAT World Series at DIMC from 11-13 December. And expectations are high. Paired together in boat 4 are Ahmed Al-Hameli and Scott Gillman while teaming up in boat 5 are another talented pair in Rashid al Tayer and Faleh al Mansoori. ... [more]

Action Sports Games heads back to Mandurah By Kathy Johnston, , 11:01 AM Wednesday 10 Dec 2014 - GMT
Action Sports Games: The world’s best water sports athletes will be competing at the International Waterski and Wakeboard Federation (IWWF) World Cup Tour on the pristine Mandurah waterways, including current world champion Australian Harley Clifford and Japanese superstar Shota Tezuka on wakeboards, and American waterski champion Freddy Krueger. ... [more]

Image Gallery - SOLAS Big Boat Challenge - Clash of the Heavyhitters By Beth Morley, Sport Sailing Photography, , 11:01 AM Wednesday 10 Dec 2014 - Sail-World NZ GMT
On Tuesday the maxis and supermaxis that will contest the 2014 Rolex Sydney Hobart, in just over two weeks time, lined up on Sydney harbour for the SOLAS Big Boat Challenge. Beth Morley of Sport Sailing Photography was on the water and provided this gallery of images from the day. ... [more]

Sydney Hobart - Wild Oats XI: Latest attachment is making a difference By Rob Mundle, , 10:06 AM Wednesday 10 Dec 2014 - Sail-World AUS GMT
Rolex Sydney-Hobart Yacht Race 2014: Trials over recent days have left little doubt that the now lengthened retractable wing, which extends to leeward near the mast, is contributing to an increase in speed in light winds. Its benefits have already been proven in in stronger winds. ... [more]

Day 5 of the PSA 12 Days of Christmas - Sail offer + Video By PSA Sailing, , 9:58 AM Wednesday 10 Dec 2014 - Sail-World AUS GMT
Day Five of the PSA Laser Santa 12 Days of Christmas and the offer is free sail numbers with any sail purchased. ... [more]

Abell Point Marina - Christmas and summer berthing specials By Luke McCaul, , 9:46 AM Wednesday 10 Dec 2014 - GMT
Abell Point Marina is well known as a safe haven to shelter your vessel over the summer season. Rated to safe Australian Standards and having a great history of safe cyclone management, customers can be rest assured that your vessel will be looked after this summer and at a great price. ... [more]

Guy Harvey designed Outback Bowl T-Shirt to help Oyster Restoration By John Bell, Tampa , 9:44 AM Wednesday 10 Dec 2014 - GMT
For the sixth consecutive year the Outback Bowl has chosen celebrated marine wildlife artist and conservationist Dr. Guy Harvey to design the game’s official program cover and t-shirt. Outback Bowl match up is Wisconsin Vs. Auburn on New Year's Day. ... [more]

Etchells Jag Series kicks off with Louis Piana Cup By John Payne, Fort Lauderdale, FL , 9:18 AM Wednesday 10 Dec 2014 - Sail-World USA GMT
With much of the sailing world focused on the Melges 32 World Championships last weekend, another big regatta took place on the other side of Miami’s Key Biscayne. The first stop of the Winter Etchels Series, better known as 'The Jag' kicked off on Saturday. ... [more]

Exciting prospects in 2015 for the Flying Phantom By Nicolas Felix, Saint Malo , 9:01 AM Wednesday 10 Dec 2014 - GMT
One year ago, the Flying Phantom One Design was presented to the public during the 2013 Paris Boat Show. The success was instantaneous with a unanimous, warm welcome from the press and the sailing community. ... [more]

Comanche in the Solas Big Boat Challenge By Bruce Kerridge, Sydney , 8:46 AM Wednesday 10 Dec 2014 - Sail-World AUS GMT
Comanche in her pre-Hobart race outing on Sydney Harbour, December 9 2014. Images are provided by Bruce Kerridge. ... [more]

Kool and the Gang and Tessanne Chin at St. Maarten Heineken Regatta By St. Maarten Heineken Regatta, , 8:43 AM Wednesday 10 Dec 2014 - GMT
St. Maarten Heineken Regatta: The roster for this anniversary edition is filling up quickly and organizers are excited to announce that this internationally known band, which has been performing continually for 35 years, will grace the Regatta stage on Sunday March 8th, 2015. ... [more]

Vendée Globe 2016-2017 - Gitana Team on every front... By Gitana Team, , 8:07 AM Wednesday 10 Dec 2014 - GMT
Indeed this Tuesday afternoon, the sailor attended the first press conference for the Vendée Globe 2016-2017, a race that will be the culmination and main objective of Gitana Team in its Imoca programme. It was an opportunity for the skipper to share with us his mind set, as well as give us a low-down on the state of play in the construction of the future Gitana craft. ... [more]

Le Gitana Team sur tous les fronts By Gitana Team, , 7:56 AM Wednesday 10 Dec 2014 - GMT
Le Gitana Team sur tous les fronts. ... [more]

2016 Vendée Globe: all lights are go By Vendée Globe, , 7:27 AM Wednesday 10 Dec 2014 - GMT
Vendée Globe 2016: As well as confirming the start date for Sunday 6th November 2016, we also learnt that around fifteen sailors are already certain to compete and that 20-25 were well advanced in their project. This press conference was also an opportunity for Sodebo and the town of Les Sables d’Olonne to announce that they have renewed their commitment to the race. ... [more]

Sun shines on Asia Superyacht Rendezvous By Event Media, Phuket, Thailand , 6:56 AM Wednesday 10 Dec 2014 - Sail-World Asia GMT
The Asia Superyacht Rendezvous will be celebrating its 14th year this December 16-18, showcasing many beauties of the sea, together with some of the best delights that Phuket has to offer. Among the eclectic fleet that will be anchored below the beautiful Kata Rocks Resort will be boats with very diverse heritage and stories. ... [more]

Yamaha announces new F130A four-stroke outboard By Yamaha Motor, , 5:28 AM Wednesday 10 Dec 2014 - Powerboat-World GMT
Yamaha Motor has announced the release of the new F130A. This model was unveiled overnight at the Paris Boat Show. The new F130A fills the only remaining gap in Yamaha’s four-stroke engine range and is especially exciting for Australian customers who have been requesting a Yamaha four-stroke engine in this horsepower category for many years. ... [more]

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