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Yachtsman of the Year Awards in doubt after sponsor goes bust By Barry Pickthall, , 4:26 PM Monday 15 Dec 2014 - Sail-World UK GMT
The defaulting entrepreneur has left a huge hole in the finances of the Yachting Journalists’s Association, organisers of the awards, and the annual lunch at Trinity House, where the winners are traditionally announced, may have to be cancelled this January unless a new sponsor can be found. ... [more]

RORC Transatlantic Race 2014 - Big adventure comes to an end By Louay Habib, Race Reports, , 3:56 PM Monday 15 Dec 2014 - Sail-World UK GMT
RORC Transatlantic Race 2014: The Spirit of Adventure crew of 15 were met dockside by representatives of the Royal Ocean Racing Club and well wishers at Camper & Nicholsons Port Louis Marina. After enjoying an ice cold beer, the first cold drink for two weeks, the crew cleared customs and headed for the Victory Bar for eggs and bacon. ... [more]

Datchet Flyer - Tight battle for overall honours By Andy Rice, Winchester , 3:41 PM Monday 15 Dec 2014 - Sail-World UK GMT
GJW Direct SailJuice Winter Series - Datchet Flyer: Nick Craig and Alan Roberts raced their Merlin Rocket to victory in the Datchet Flyer, which tested competitors across a variety of wind conditions. The second of eight events in this season’s GJW Direct SailJuice Winter Series, the battle for overall honours was incredibly tight, with just seven points separating the top six. ... [more]

ISAF World Sailing Rankings – 15 December 2014 By ISAF, , 3:05 PM Monday 15 Dec 2014 - Sail-World AUS GMT
ISAF World Sailing Rankings - 15 December 2014 - The World Cup Final was a 100-point regatta and whilst Shaw took maximum points, Tartaglini’s eighth was enough for her to hold on to World number one heading into 2015. Shaw remains at World number two with Laura Linares (ITA) at World number three and 2014 World Champion Charline Picon (FRA) at World number four. ... [more]

Gosford to Lord Howe Island Yacht Race comes to a close By David Slingsby, , 12:23 PM Monday 15 Dec 2014 - Sail-World AUS GMT
Organisers of the Gosford to Lord Howe Island Yacht Race Gosford Sailing Club, after a comprehensive review, has regrettably announced that it will not be the organiser of a Gosford to Lord Howe Island Yacht Race in future. This brings to a close the forty year history of the only annual Category One ocean race in Australia besides the Sydney to Hobart Race. ... [more]

Comanche; Supermaxi Showdown VIDEO By Dale Lorimer, Sydney , 12:12 PM Monday 15 Dec 2014 - Sail-World AUS GMT
In what is touted to be one of the most hotly contested Rolex Sydney Hobart line honours battles in recent history, there's been plenty of on-water supermaxi activity over the last week. ... [more]

Christmas Caribbean Rally 2014 - Atlantic adventures underway By Sailing Rallies, , 10:51 AM Monday 15 Dec 2014 - GMT
The second edition of the Christmas Caribbean Rally (CCR), after months, and in many cases years of preparation, set off from Marina Rubicon, Lanzarote on 14th December at 12 noon. The fleet enjoyed almost perfect start conditions sailing in 20-25 knots of breeze from the NNW in a calm sea. ... [more]

Western Australian State Viper 640 Championships - Vipers debut By Viper Viper, western australia , 10:28 AM Monday 15 Dec 2014 - Sail-World AUS GMT
While the Viper 640 has been sailing in Australia for five years, this weekend is the first time Vipers will sail as one design class in their inaugural regatta – The Western Australian State Viper 640 Championships. ... [more]

Extreme Sailing Series - L’équipe voile Realteam monte sur le podium By Realteam Sailing, , 9:07 AM Monday 15 Dec 2014 - GMT
Extreme Sailing Series l'Act 8 - L’équipe de voile suisse Realteam signe une magnifique saison 2014. Après la deuxième place acquise dans le cadre du Vulcain Trophy, Realteam monte sur le podium des Extreme Sailing Series grâce à sa troisième place lors de l’Act 8 à Sydney. ... [more]

Sail Canada offshore personal survival training By Sail Canada, , 5:09 AM Monday 15 Dec 2014 - GMT
Sailors around the world take Safety at Sea - Sea Survival training to prepare themselves and their boats for distance and offshore sailing. Safety at Sea - Sea Survival programs are offered in many countries, including Australia, Canada, France, Italy, New Zealand, Sweden, the United Kingdom and the United States. ... [more]

Maserati Twilight Regattas preview By MC38 Association, , 4:01 AM Monday 15 Dec 2014 - Sail-World AUS GMT
The Maserati Twilight Regattas runs from Monday 15th through to Wednesday 17th and will be hosted by the Royal Sydney Yacht Squadron. It has been an amazing week on Sydney Harbour with the Solas Big Boat Challenge and Extreme 40s in town, the action continues this evening as the MC38 line up to dazzle Sydney siders in their final One Design Regatta of 2014, proudly sponsored by Maserati. ... [more]

ISAF Sailing World Cup Melbourne - Successful medal-haul for Australia By Cora Zillich, , 3:34 AM Monday 15 Dec 2014 - Sail-World AUS GMT
At the ISAF Sailing World Cup Melbourne (8-14 December) it was a successful medal-haul for the Australian Sailing Team. A Hat-trick by Tom Burton in the Laser, Gold in the 49er for Outteridge/Jensen 49er and for Waterhouse/Darmanin in the Nacra17 and 2 Paralympic fleet gold. ... [more]

Miami Star Winter Series - Commodores Cup Final day By Paul Cayard, , 3:02 AM Monday 15 Dec 2014 - Sail-World USA GMT
Commodores Cup - There was barely four knots of wind for the start of race one today. Brian and I started in port tack, at the committee boat, hit the right corner, and never looked back. There were a few tricky moments on the first run, in four knots of wind, but we managed our position well. For the second lap, the breeze built to six knots and steadied out a bit which made out lives easier. ... [more]

Hyundai SeasAll repower reaping multiple benefits for owner By Freddy Foote, , 2:46 AM Monday 15 Dec 2014 - GMT
Owners of larger twin-engine powered vessels are taking advantage of reliability and quality with Hyundai SeasAll’s common rail turbo diesel engines in their search for considerably improved economy and excellent performance. ... [more]

2014/15 Audi Melges 20 Miami Winter Series - Jason Michas wins By Melges 20, , 2:19 AM Monday 15 Dec 2014 - Sail-World USA GMT
2014 /2015 International Audi Melges 20 Miami Winter Series - Event No. 1 - One final light air race concluded the 2014/15 Audi Melges 20 Miami Winter Series Act No. 1 on Sunday, hosted by Coconut Grove Sailing Club (CGSC) with championship winner Jason Michas on Midnight Blue along with tactician Mark Mendelblatt and crew Trevor Moore winning the final heat and taking the overall win. ... [more]

SYC sailors impressive results in Sail Sydney and Sail Melbourne By Bronwen Hemmings, , 2:00 AM Monday 15 Dec 2014 - Sail-World AUS GMT
Based at Woollahra Sailing Club on Sydney Harbour, Sail Sydney conducted six days of Olympic class sail racing. Southport Yacht Club was represented by nine (9) of our best High Performance sailors. ... [more]

2014 RORC Transatlantic Race - Yacana crosses finish line By Louay Habib, , 1:54 AM Monday 15 Dec 2014 - GMT
2014 RORC Transatlantic Race - Aref Lahham's Swan 68, Yacana crossed the finish line of the RORC Transatlantic Race on Sunday 14th December at 03:25 UTC. The crew are all friends from Greece and the German Frers designed yacht with classic lines is beautifully maintained and balanced for a heavy displacement yacht. ... [more]

2014 Extreme Sailing Series - Act 8 - Swiss team Alinghi wins By Lisa Hynes, , 1:31 AM Monday 15 Dec 2014 - Sail-World AUS GMT
2014 Extreme Sailing Series - Act 8 - The Wave, Muscat’s long tenure of the Extreme Sailing Series crown came to an end in Sydney today when Swiss team Alinghi won the eighth and final Act of the year to take an overall victory in the 2014 series despite a superb late challenge from Tom Slingsby on Oman Air. ... [more]

Day 10 of the PSA Laser Santa 12 Days of Christmas By PSA, , 9:55 PM Sunday 14 Dec 2014 - Sail-World AUS GMT
Day 10 of the PSA Laser Santa 12 Days of Christmas and the offer is mainsheets on sale for $25. Check out our Facebook page and looking at our website http://www.psasailing.com.au/shop/ropes/ronstan-mainsheet/ ... [more]

Extreme Sailing Series: Images from Act 8 + Series' Highlights video By Extreme Sailing Series, , 7:43 PM Sunday 14 Dec 2014 - Sail-World AUS GMT
Images of the Extreme Sailing Series, Act 8, Sydney, Australia and video about most memorable in the Series' eight-year history. The Series was won by Alinghi after an action packed three days of racing on the confines of Sydney Harbour, which was the venue for the international series for the first time. ... [more]

Extreme Sailing Series: Final curtain in Sydney By Groupama Sailing Team, , 5:28 PM Sunday 14 Dec 2014 - Sail-World AUS GMT
Extreme Sailing Series 2014 Act Eight - Not content with an overall win, the crew skippered by Morgan Larson also took victory in the Australian event ahead of The Wave Muscat and Realteam. A long way behind, in tenth position, Groupama sailing team didn't manage to convert the progress they've made over the second half of the season into points. ... [more]

Volvo Ocean Race: Dongfeng Race Team - Leg Two review By Ed Gorman, , 4:42 PM Sunday 14 Dec 2014 - GMT
In this case it was the 5,220-nautical mile stage from Cape Town to Abu Dhabi – the second stage of this year’s Volvo – that took the crew on the China-sponsored entry Dongfeng Race Team just under 24 days to complete. But the striking thing about the men on board Dongfeng is that all of them were finding it very hard to think of anything except the final few hours. ... [more]

Extreme Sailing Series: Clap de fin à Sydney By Groupama sailing team, , 4:29 PM Sunday 14 Dec 2014 - GMT
Extreme Sailing Series: Clap de fin à Sydney. ... [more]

WA Dragon State Championships: Willy Packer takes title in cliffhanger By Jonny Fullerton, , 3:36 PM Sunday 14 Dec 2014 - Sail-World AUS GMT
WA Dragon State Championships 2014 - Eventually a faint sea-breeze wafted over from the ocean and race four of the championship could be started in a five - seven knots SSE. Coming into the final day of competition Willy Packer and his crew sailing ‘Scoundrel’ had a seven point lead over a bunch of Dragons waiting to pounce. ... [more]

Extreme Sailing Series: Alinghi crowned 2014 and Sydney champions By Extreme Sailing Series, , 1:29 PM Sunday 14 Dec 2014 - Sail-World AUS GMT
Larson’s words say it all: 'We’ve had an amazing season with an amazing team. To win the season and the Act on the last day in the conditions we had here in Sydney, which is the best sailing venue in the world, is a special moment that’s going to take a long time to sink in.' ... [more]

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