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Hobie Multi Europeans 2014 - About to set off By Patrik Pollak, , 3:23 AM Tuesday 01 Jul 2014 - GMT
Jumping straight into middle of action at the Hobie Multi Europeans with our first daily report. Sun, wind, friendly people - best way to start summer holidays. Lot of sailing has been done and there is much more to come until Saturday when we will know the new European champions in all categories .... ... [more]

Round Ireland Yacht Race - Fight for line honours underway By Irish Sailing Associaton, , 3:11 AM Tuesday 01 Jul 2014 - Sail-World UK GMT
It looks like it could be a two-yacht race for the 2014 Round Ireland line honours right up until the last nautical mile with Teng Tools Kilcullen continuing to shadow Monster Project throughout Tuesday. ... [more]

New Murray cod limits proposed to improve fishery By Paul Sellars, , 3:07 AM Tuesday 01 Jul 2014 - GMT
Freshwater anglers have 60 days to provide Victorian fisheries managers with feedback about proposed changes to Murray cod size limits that are designed to significantly improve stocks. Fisheries Victoria Executive Director Ross McGowan said more than two decades of fisheries science and some of Victoria's best Murray cod anglers had recently reviewed catch limits. ... [more]

2014 Star Class World Championship - Day 1 By Icarus Sailing, , 2:27 AM Tuesday 01 Jul 2014 - GMT
2014 Star World Championship - It was a long Monday here at Fragile Vela Meclizine on beautiful Lake Garda for the start of the 2014 International Star Class World Championship. A ferocious storm during the previous night hindered the afternoon wind. ... [more]

PWA Awaza World Cup - All set for Turkmenistan action By Chris Yates, , 2:09 AM Tuesday 01 Jul 2014 - Sail-World Asia GMT
The PWA enters new territory as the slalom sailors prepare to take centre stage in Turkmenistan. From the first to the 6th July the PWA will be entering unchartered waters as the male and female slalom fleets head to Turkmenistan for the first time ever, for what promises to be a fantastic new event on the PWA Slalom World Tour. ... [more]

Up close and personal with whales on the Gold Coast By Jeni Bone, , 2:09 AM Tuesday 01 Jul 2014 - GMT
One of the most amazing natural migrations is passing along the east coast of Australia. The Humpbacks are on their way north to calve and you can get up close and very personal with them as they frolic and play, seemingly for the awe and amusement of spellbound spectators. ... [more]

SA Marina Day encourages South Australians to enjoy their marinas By MIA, , 1:14 AM Tuesday 01 Jul 2014 - GMT
South Australian residents are being invited to discover the joys of boating on Sunday 12 October 2014 as the focus of South Australia (S.A.) Marina Day, launched at the Adelaide Boat Show. ... [more]

Southport Yacht Club raffle: Dusit Thani, BRIG Falcon, Marriott stay By Jeni Bone, , 12:35 AM Tuesday 01 Jul 2014 - GMT
Southport Yacht Club via Associates Committee is thrilled to be running its annual September Mega Raffle with a host of prizes to the combined value of more than $20,000. ... [more]

Lightning Youth World Championship - Day 2 By International Lightning Class Association, , 12:33 AM Tuesday 01 Jul 2014 - GMT
Two more races were completed in the 2014 Lightning Youth World Championship today. The top three teams from yesterday showed consistency through the first race today. Team Rondina from Brazil kept up their winning streak with another bullet. Team Lutz from the USA and Team Lorca from Chile finished two, three to tie for second place. ... [more]

Online weather routing - possible? Predict Wind says yes By Nancy Knudsen, , 11:08 PM Monday 30 Jun 2014 - Sail-World Cruising Int GMT
Everything else is getting automated, why not weather routing? PredictWind tells us that with their new weather routing tool, working out the fastest or most comfortable passage has never been easier. ... [more]

2014 Etchells Worlds: Images of Newport, Bertrand returns after 31 yrs By Daniel Forster, Newport RI , 10:56 PM Monday 30 Jun 2014 - Sail-World USA GMT
After an absence of 31 years, Australia's John Bertrand returned to Newport RI for the 2014 Etchells World Championships, with his long-time crew of Grant Simmer and Andrew Palfrey. The finished a very creditable seventh in the regatta won by USA's Bill Hardesty. Daniel Forster, working out of his hometown, provided this gallery of images from the regatta ... [more]

J80 European Championship - France dominates on day 1 By Neus Jordi, , 10:08 PM Monday 30 Jun 2014 - GMT
France dominated the first day of the J80 European championship that takes place at Barcelona’s Maresme waterfront organized by Club Náutico El Balís, although two Spanish teams finished amongst the top three boats: 'Factor Energía', commanded by Olympic champion José María van der Ploeg and 'Movistar' skippered by Carlos Martínez. ... [more]

Why Boats Sink: Ten best tips on prevention By BoatUS/Sail-World, , 8:35 PM Monday 30 Jun 2014 - Sail-World Cruising Int GMT
She seemed okay when you left her, after that last happy day, but a phone call a couple of days later telling you she had sunk destroyed all your sailing dreams for a long time to come. In fact, it could be the end of her. That’s because repairs on a sunken boat - whether unattended or underway - often cost more than the actual value of the boat. ... [more]

Star World Championship - Tremendous battle on Day 1 By Star Class World Championship, , 8:23 PM Monday 30 Jun 2014 - GMT
It was a long Monday at Fraglia Vela Malcesine on beautiful Lake Garda for the start of the 2014 International Star Class World Championship. A ferocious storm during the previous night hindered the afternoon wind. After an hour and a half delay, a stable Ora developed, but the over-eager fleet of 87 teams required two general recalls and a Black Flag before the fleet got away. ... [more]

Bell’s Beer Bayview Mackinac Race - Variety of ways to get involved By Barby MacGowan, , 8:14 PM Monday 30 Jun 2014 - Sail-World USA GMT
Bell’s Beer Bayview Mackinac Race organizers have a knack for working with local communities to rev up excitement for the race, and all the while, they are thinking about giving back. Even if one doesn’t own a sailboat there are several ways to get involved with the race, which celebrates its 90th edition Saturday, July 12. ... [more]

29er European Championships wrap-up in Kiel By Debbie Darling, , 7:33 PM Monday 30 Jun 2014 - GMT
Kieler Woche 2014 was the host venue for the 29er European Championships, part of the huge 14 international class event. With light winds and thunder storms forecast it was always likely to be a challenge to fit in five races each day for the 183 boat fleet. Racing was based on the 49er format with the fleet split into four flights and half the fleet sailing at any one time racing on two courses. ... [more]

Star World Championship - Day 1 images by Carlo Borlenghi By Carlo Borlenghi Images, , 7:16 PM Monday 30 Jun 2014 - GMT
Photographer Carlo Borlenghi was on the water for day one of the Star World Championship to capture these images. ... [more]

Laser Master Europeans - Excellent conditions on day 1 By Royal Belgian Sailing Club, , 6:48 PM Monday 30 Jun 2014 - GMT
Today the Laser Master Europeans started with a breeze of 10 knots from the west and finished the day with a seven to eight knot breeze from the north. Sea conditions were excellent yet challenging, 30cm waves and 1.5 knots of current coming from Zeebrugge. ... [more]

Solitaire du Figaro - Leading trio holds steady margin By Marie Le Berrigaud-Perochon, , 6:39 PM Monday 30 Jun 2014 - GMT
The leading trio in the north, Corentin Douguet, Vincent Biarnes and Yoann Richomme held a steady margin on Leg 4 of La Solitaire du Figaro-Eric Bompard cachemire when they were about six miles off Penmarc'h SW Brittany around 1600hrs this afternoon, expecting to reach the western Sein as dusk falls this evening. ... [more]

Stena Match Cup Sweden - Action-packed opening day in Marstrand By Alpari World Match Racing Tour, , 6:22 PM Monday 30 Jun 2014 - GMT
The 20th anniversary Stena Match Cup Sweden opened with a full day of racing and eight flights of Qualifying completed in near perfect 12-15 knot winds and brilliant sunshine. At the end of play of day one, it is the Waka Racing and Team Alpari FX teams of New Zealand’s Phil Robertson and Australian Keith Swinton respectively, who lead, both currently on 5-0. ... [more]

Nassau Cup Ocean Race - NoR and online registration available By Carol Ewing, , 6:17 PM Monday 30 Jun 2014 - Sail-World USA GMT
Since 1934, some of the best offshore sailors in the world have battled for the prestigious Miami to Nassau Cup, including Ted Turner, Dennis Conner, Dick Bertram, and Ted Hood, aboard legendary boats like Running Tide, Windward Passage, Tenacious, and Boomerang. ... [more]

GryphonSolo2 continues slow passage to Portland By Joe Harris, , 6:04 PM Monday 30 Jun 2014 - Sail-World USA GMT
GryphonSolo2's Joe Harris reports on the continuing slow passage back to Portland from Bermuda. Hello sports fans-We are coming to you live today from 38’10 North x 67’17 West with breaking news regarding the passage of GS2 from Bermuda to Portland. ... [more]

Effets Mer, agence média et digital en France pour la Volvo Ocean Race By Volvo Ocean Race, , 5:56 PM Monday 30 Jun 2014 - GMT
Effets Mer vient d’être sélectionné par la Volvo Ocean Race pour la promotion française de ce tour du monde en équipage. Cette agence de communication basée à Paris a été retenue après un rigoureux processus de sélection, l’hexagone restant pour la Volvo Ocean Race un enjeu important en termes de communication. ... [more]

Stark Raving Mad VII wins Swan American Challenge trophy By Alessandra Ghezzi, , 5:41 PM Monday 30 Jun 2014 - Sail-World USA GMT
Jim Madden, owner of Swan 601 Stark Raving Mad VII (USA), is the winner of the Swan American Challenge trophy based on their performance in IRC in the 2014 Newport Bermuda Race. This is the second consecutive win of this title for Madden and his fourth race to Bermuda, having competed in each of them since 2008. ... [more]

Melges 24 World Championship - Entries open for 2015 edition By International Melges 24 Class Association, , 5:18 PM Monday 30 Jun 2014 - GMT
365 days to go until the Melges 24 World Championship! Large events take time to practice for - and to plan. Match Racing Denmark, who will be hosting the event next summer, attracting top sailors from all over the world to Middelfart, have just launched the event website, opening for entries. ... [more]

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