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Collinson FX Market Commentary: October 4, 2014 - ANZAC crashes By Collinson FX, , 8:47 AM Saturday 04 Oct 2014 - Sail-World NZ GMT
October 4, 2014: Commodities plunged, with the rally in the reserve, forcing much maligned associated currencies lower. The AUD crashed to 0.8670 and the NZD to 0.7760! The antipodean currencies are under siege, of late, with commodity prices collapsing from slowing demand and the rise in the USD. ... [more]

Melges 20 North Americans: Images and video of Day 1 in San Francisco By, , 7:25 AM Saturday 04 Oct 2014 - Sail-World USA GMT
Videographer, John Navas, was on the water for the 2014 Melges 20 North Americans, and filed these images and videos of the first day's racing ... [more]

Audi Melges 20 North American Championship - California Steamin By Melges 20, , 6:50 AM Saturday 04 Oct 2014 - Sail-World USA GMT
The term Indian Summer typically does not apply to the moderate Bay area, but with a string of days in the mid-90’s Audi Melges 20 sailors swapped their foulies for sunscreen and soaked in a perfect day of light air, flat-water racing on the Berkeley Circle. ... [more]

British Sailing Team concludes mid-cycle squad review By RYA, , 5:25 AM Saturday 04 Oct 2014 - Sail-World UK GMT
The RYA’s Olympic Steering Group has finalised its latest periodical review of the British Sailing Team squads following the Santander 2014 ISAF Sailing World Championships, with a number of changes at the Podium level as the focus towards Rio 2016 intensifies. ... [more]

Peter Hall named Sailor of the month for September By Sail Canada, , 4:59 AM Saturday 04 Oct 2014 - GMT
September marks the start of Autumn Equinox, with sailors enjoying the warmer days and cooler evenings with no shortage of competitive performances throughout the country and around the world. ... [more]

2014 2.4mR Open World Championship - The wrap By Sail Canada, , 4:39 AM Saturday 04 Oct 2014 - GMT
2014 2.4mR Open World Championship - The final day of racing brought 10-15 knots of breeze and sunny skies. There were three races scheduled for the day however the dying breeze forced the cancellation of race three, with a total of 10 races on the final scoreboard. ... [more]

2014 Gold Coast International Marine Expo - Futuristic and fun toys By Emma Milne, , 4:00 AM Saturday 04 Oct 2014 - GMT
A vast array of fun and exciting new products are set for first-release at the 2014 Gold Coast International Marine Expo from 17-19 October – some for the first time in Queensland, some for the first time in Australia and some for the first time in the world. ... [more]

U.S. Match Racing Championship - Day 1 By Kimball Livingston, , 3:29 AM Saturday 04 Oct 2014 - Sail-World USA GMT
With high pressure blocking the early seabreeze at the U.S. Match Racing Championship, the race committee staged the first three races of Round Robin One in light easterlies against an ebb tide current that the boats could barely overcome. ... [more]

Les Voiles de Saint Tropez - An autumn in Pampelonne By Les Voiles de St Tropez, , 1:53 AM Saturday 04 Oct 2014 - GMT
Les Voiles de Saint Tropez 2014, 27th September – 5th October. It is a forgotten place in winter, where the morning sun beats down silvery rays over the crowds in search of a little coolness by the beaches. ... [more]

Volvo Ocean Race - Skippers Press Conference images by Rick Tomlinson By, , 12:27 AM Saturday 04 Oct 2014 - GMT
Photographer Rick Tomlinson was on site in Alicante to capture these images during the Volvo Ocean Race Skippers Press Conference. ... [more]

2014 Extreme Sailing Series - Swiss dominate on day 2 By Extreme Sailing Series, , 12:19 AM Saturday 04 Oct 2014 - GMT
Swiss skipper Jérôme Clerc managed to fight off the challenges of the encroaching pack to keep Realteam at the top of the leaderboard on the second day of the Extreme Sailing Series™ in Nice as the pressure builds with just two days of racing left. ... [more]

Cancun Pro underway at Puerto Cancun By Rob Corum, , 12:18 AM Saturday 04 Oct 2014 - GMT
Wakeboarding’s most elite contest of 2014 kicked off today with a qualifying round at Puerto Cancun, Mexico hosted by the World Wakeboard Association (WWA) and Malibu Boats. Qualifying riders battled for seeding to join the top riders in the world who are already qualified for Saturday’s competition. ... [more]

Super Boat National Championships - Great conditions for sixth edition By Super Boat International, , 12:01 AM Saturday 04 Oct 2014 - GMT
Conditions were perfect for the sixth Annual Bright House Super Boat National Championships this past weekend. With the exciting 3-race format, lasting hours into the sunny afternoon, Superboat Class winner Team STIHL took home first place and the National Championship title. ... [more]

Les Voiles de Saint Tropez - An opportunity to rekindle the links By Les Voiles de St Tropez, , 10:02 PM Friday 03 Oct 2014 - GMT
It was a particularly special day and one not to be missed on any pretext. Indeed, Thursday at Les Voiles de Saint Tropez has been an opportunity to rekindle the links with the Nioulargue era and the founding spirit of yachting, when owners and captains launched friendly challenges from boat to boat with the shake of a hand, a meal or just for the sake of it. ... [more]

Genoa International Boat Show 2014 – everything is relative By Guy Nowell, Asia Editor, Genoa, Italy , 9:11 PM Friday 03 Oct 2014 - Sail-World Asia GMT
Einstein was right: everything is relative. After a decade or so of visiting boat shows in Asia, the Genoa I Saloni Nautici or 54th Salone Nautico Internazionale (depending on which part of the press pass you read) is quite an eye-opener. Look over the balcony outside the press room, and the boats are lined up in military formation, Med-moored stern on to the wharf. ... [more]

Volvo Ocean Race - 1,2,3… ¡listos para la costera de Alicante! By Mapfre, , 8:40 PM Friday 03 Oct 2014 - GMT
Cada minuto cuenta y en la base del 'Mapfre' el movimiento es máximo. Mañana sábado se disputa la primera regata costera de la Volvo Ocean Race. A las 14:00 horas, los siete barcos en competición escucharán el bocinazo de salida y a partir de ahí serán unos 60 minutos de regata Barlovento-Sotavento en las inmediaciones de la playa del Postiguet, en Alicante. ... [more]

Volvo Ocean Race - A tense day in Alicante for Team Alvimedica By Jane Eagleson, , 8:24 PM Friday 03 Oct 2014 - Sail-World UK GMT
It was intense onboard Team Alvimedica today, even if it was just a practice race in Alicante. Saturday brings the first In- Port Race of the Volvo Ocean Race, and today was a dry run for the seven international teams, as well as the race management. ... [more]

Anna Tunnicliffe: Alinghi - Day 2 - Extreme Sailing Series, Nice By Anna Tunnicliffe, , 8:09 PM Friday 03 Oct 2014 - Sail-World UK GMT
These days, twice Rolex Sailor of the Year and Olympic Gold medalist, Anna Tunnicliffe (USA) alternates between sailing aboard Alinghi in the Extreme Sailing Series, and chasing a serious ranking in the world of CrossFit. She reports in from Nice, France after the second day of the Extreme Sailing Series, sailing as tactician aboard Alinghi. ... [more]

Volvo Ocean Race - Team SCA ready to take on the challenge By Team SCA, , 7:52 PM Friday 03 Oct 2014 - Sail-World UK GMT
Tomorrow, Saturday October 4th, the Volvo Ocean Race 2014-2015, will kick off with the In-Port Race in Alicante. For SCA it brings to a close almost two years of training and preparation. Finally it is time to race. 'It’s going to be fantastic to take on this challenging race', says Sam Davies skipper of Team SCA. ... [more]

Extreme Sailing Series: Emirates Team NZ advances to second overall By Warren Douglas, Emirates Team NZ, , 7:27 PM Friday 03 Oct 2014 - Sail-World NZ GMT
The breeze was light again on the second day of the Extreme Sailing Series seventh round at Nice. Seven races were sailed and once again the 4-7 knot breeze gave teams mixed results. By the end of the day, no clear pattern had emerged and the fleet was still tightly bunched with less than 20 points separating the top eight teams. ... [more]

Volvo Ocean Race - 66 sailors ready for In-port battle in Alicante By Jonno Turner, , 7:26 PM Friday 03 Oct 2014 - Sail-World UK GMT
The Volvo Ocean Race preparations of Team SCA and Team Vestas Wind for this nine-month round the world race could not have been more different – yet they stand side by side amongst the other five teams, in the shade of Alicante’s famous castle tomorrow. ... [more]

United States Sailboat Show - Host of McMurdo products to be displayed By Randel Maestre, , 7:14 PM Friday 03 Oct 2014 - GMT
The McMurdo range of Emergency Position Indicating Radio Beacons (EPIRBs), Personal Locator Beacons (PLBs) and Automatic Identification System (AIS) MOB devices will be on display in booth B10 at the 2014 United States Sailboat Show, October 9-13 at the City Dock in Annapolis, Maryland. ... [more]

Extreme Sailing Series - Oman Sail teams firmly in contention By Oman Sail, , 5:31 PM Friday 03 Oct 2014 - GMT
Light airs in Nice conspired to create another day of up and down performances across the Extreme Sailing Series fleet but Oman Sail’s crews on The Wave, Muscat and Oman Air were able to build enough consistency to stay in contention with two days of racing remaining. ... [more]

Volvo Ocean Race – Inshore Practice Race –Dongfeng takes first win By Rob Kothe and Jedda Murphy, , 3:18 PM Friday 03 Oct 2014 - Sail-World AUS GMT
A glorious Spanish autumn day in Alicante, puffy white clouds and a building breeze, after a postponed start. Superstitions abound in sailing, with bananas on boats up there with winning practice races but maybe these are not Chinese concerns because China’s Dongfeng team did not hesitate in todays’ Volvo Ocean Race Inshore practice race, they went full tilt from the gun. ... [more]

Volvo Ocean Race - Images from the Alicante practice race By, , 3:02 PM Friday 03 Oct 2014 - Sail-World UK GMT
The Volvo Ocean Race practice race action has commenced in Alicante, Spain. Check out these images of the action captured by photographer David Ramos. ... [more]

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