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2017 Volvo Hong Kong to Vietnam Race, starts 18 October 2017 Volvo Hong Kong to Vietnam Race, starts 18 October Well-known navigator Alan Tillyer is the only sailor to have taken part in every Hong Kong to Vietnam Race “The first yacht to finish the inaugural Hong Kong to Vietnam crossed the finish line at Nha Trang at first light, on the first day of the Year of the Rat in 1996. That yacht was Sam Chan’s Nelson Marek 68 FfreeFire. By all accounts the race was a wild ride, and lived up to the predictions of a downwind flyer” by RHKYC Media Posted today at 6:57 am America's Cup - Is an AC50 World Series about to be launched? America's Cup - Is an AC50 World Series about to be launched? A leading Australian yachting commentator has published further details on the return of AC50 racing to Bermuda A leading Australian yachting commentator and author has published further details on the return of AC50 racing to Bermuda Rob Mundle, the voice of Australian yachting and author of the recent biography of Oracle Team USA skipper, Jimmy Spithill has published a story on his website outlining some of the thinking on the regatta by Richard Gladwell, Sail-World NZ Posted today at 10:44 am Trust in our Certified Service Trust in our Certified Service North Sails Certified Service offers you the very best in care for your sails. North Sails Certified Service offers you the very best in care for your sails. Racing or cruising, there is no one more qualified to help you extend the life of your inventory and maintain peak performance. by North Sails Posted today at 7:56 am Extreme Sailing Series - Oman Air crew confident of closing the gap Extreme Sailing Series - Oman Air crew confident of closing the gap Oman Air team head into penultimate Act in the year-long Extreme Sailing Series confident they can close the narrow gap The Oman Air team head into the penultimate Act in the year-long Extreme Sailing Series confident they can close the narrow gap to the top of the overall table. by Oman Sail Posted today at 7:38 am World Cup Gamagori kicks off Japanese racing fortnight World Cup Gamagori kicks off Japanese racing fortnight Olympians, World and European Champions are among streamlined British Sailing Team entry to this week’s World Cup Series Olympians, World and European Champions are among a streamlined British Sailing Team entry to this week’s World Cup Series event in Gamagori, Japan (17-22 October). by Anisha Walkerley Posted today at 7:00 am Morgan Larson to make Extreme Sailing Series™ return in San Diego Morgan Larson to make Extreme Sailing Series™ return in San Diego Second US wildcard to be announced following the entry of Lupe Tortilla Demetrio, in the penultimate stage of the season The Californian will skipper Team Extreme San Diego, the second US wildcard to be announced following the entry of Lupe Tortilla Demetrio, in the penultimate stage of the season from 19 – 22 October. by Extreme Sailing Series Posted today at 1:17 am Robert Scheidt retires from the Olympics Robert Scheidt retires from the Olympics Robert Scheidt, winner of five Olympic medals, including two gold, has announced his retirement from Olympic competition Reporting for insidethegames.biz, Declan McSweeney reports that Brazil's Robert Scheidt, winner of five Olympic medals, including two gold, has announced his retirement from Olympic competition, ending a career that spanned a quarter-of-a-century. The 44-year-old revealed he would continue to participate in non-Olympic events by Declan McSweeney Posted on 16 Oct Volvo Ocean Race - NZ's Brad Jackson to lead team AkzoNobel Volvo Ocean Race - NZ's Brad Jackson to lead team AkzoNobel Brad Jackson has been announced as skipper of the Dutch Volvo Ocean Race entry team AkzoNobel Three-time Volvo Ocean Race winner Brad Jackson has been announced as skipper of the Dutch Volvo Ocean Race entry team AkzoNobel for the 2017-18 edition of the 83,000-kilometer around the world race. The forty-nine-year-old from Auckland, New Zealand is competing in his seventh Volvo Ocean Race by Emily Caroe Posted on 16 Oct Japanese team will have to deal with the pressure of selection trials. Japanese team will have to deal with the pressure of selection trials. Japan's sailors will have to deal with the weight of expectation from their nation and Japan's sailors racing at their first ever home World Cup Series event will not only have to deal with the weight of expectation from their nation, but also the pressure of selection trials for the 2018 Japanese Sailing Team. by World Sailing Posted on 16 Oct Girls on Film win the battle - Invictus win the war Girls on Film win the battle - Invictus win the war Sir Keith Mills' Ker40+ Invictus, is the 2017 FAST40+ Champion, after winning the last race of the season Sir Keith Mills' Ker40+ Invictus, is the 2017 FAST40+ Champion, after winning the last race of the season, taking second place in Round 5, to clinch the overall title. Sir Keith Mills lifted the FAST40+ Trophy, and the Cloudy Bay Bowl, as winner for the 2017 FAST40+ Race Circuit. by Fast40 Class Posted on 16 Oct GC32 Racing Tour - Zoulou wins the battle, but Realteam wins the war GC32 Racing Tour - Zoulou wins the battle, but Realteam wins the war Victors were crowned on this final day of Marseille One Design, also last day of competition on 2017 GC32 Racing Tour. Victors were crowned on this final day of Marseille One Design, also the last day of competition on the 2017 GC32 Racing Tour. by GC32 Racing Tour Posted on 16 Oct Unbeaten Guichard victorious at Alicante Match Cup Unbeaten Guichard victorious at Alicante Match Cup Yann Guichard's Spindrift Racing rounded off a flawless display with victory at the Alicante Match Cup. On a day when you couldn't have asked for better sailing conditions, Yann Guichard's Spindrift Racing rounded off a flawless display with victory at the Alicante Match Cup. by Aston Harald Posted on 16 Oct Volvo China Coast Regatta – Day 2 Volvo China Coast Regatta – Day 2 A northerly breeze of 15-22kts greeted the racers as they reached the race track south east of Lamma Island this morning Racing carried on as planned for the day but as the last boats crossed the line in their final race it was announced that due to the likelihood of a Typhoon 3 signal being issued and still being in force tomorrow, all racing would be cancelled for the final day of the regatta. by RHKYC Media Posted on 15 Oct Volvo Ocean Race - Team Akzonobel comments on Tienpont dismissal Volvo Ocean Race - Team Akzonobel comments on Tienpont dismissal Team AkzoNobel has released a second statement clarifying the abrupt dismissal of it's Volvo Ocean Race skipper Team AkzoNobel sailing and shore team has released a statement clarifying the abrupt dismissal of it's Volvo Ocean Race skipper Simeon Tienpont. It would appear from the statement that the Dutch based multi-national paints and performance coatings manufacturer has terminated a contract negotiated between themselves and Tienpont's company STEAM by Richard Gladwell, Sail-World NZ Posted on 15 Oct Clipper Round the World Yacht Race – Day 11 Race 2 – Battle at the top Clipper Round the World Yacht Race – Day 11 Race 2 – Battle at the top Greenings emerged from Stealth Mode in second place, with its time off the grid failing to maintain its leading position Dare To Lead now maintain first place by three nautical miles. Both teams have completed the Elliot Brown Ocean Sprint, though the bonus points won’t be announced until the rest of the fleet crosses the eastern gate. by The Clipper Race Posted on 15 Oct AkzoNobel and the VOR - Tienpoint sends a salvo back over the bows AkzoNobel and the VOR - Tienpoint sends a salvo back over the bows Following on from our earlier story, Simeon Tienpont's Press Release from Saturday October 14th follows. Following on from our earlier story, Simeon Tienpont's Press Release from Saturday October 14th follows. by John Curnow Posted on 15 Oct America's Cup - Auckland's chances of hosting 36th Match get a boost America's Cup - Auckland's chances of hosting 36th Match get a boost Sir Stephen Tindall has announced that he is taking a year’s leave of absence to focus on Auckland securing the hosting Sir Stephen Tindall, Emirates Team New Zealand Board Chairman, and one of New Zealand's business leaders, has announced that he is taking a year’s leave of absence from the business. His primary focus will be to ensure that Auckland secures the hosting of the 36th America's Cup. by Richard Gladwell, Sail-World.com NZ Posted on 15 Oct Pole Axed - AkzoNobel makes VOR Skipper Tienpoint walk the plank Pole Axed - AkzoNobel makes VOR Skipper Tienpoint walk the plank Officially it goes something like this, 'Following a breach of contract, Simeon Tienpont left his role as skipper Officially it goes something like this, 'Following a breach of contract, Simeon Tienpont left his role as skipper of team AkzoNobel in the 2017-18 Volvo Ocean Race on Friday, October 13, 2017. AkzoNobel, the owner and title partner of team AkzoNobel, has confirmed it’s fully committed to the team competing in the 2017-18 Volvo Ocean Race.’ by Sail-World.com Posted on 15 Oct Volvo Ocean Race - Images from the first In Port Race, Alicante Volvo Ocean Race - Images from the first In Port Race, Alicante Pedro Martinez was on the water for the start of the first In Port race of the 2017/18 Volvo Ocean Race, Pedro Martinez was on the water for the start of the first In Port race of the 2017/18 Volvo Ocean Race, and filed this gallery of images. Held in light to moderate breezes off Alicante, the MAPFRE sponsored race was an emphatic win for the Spanish flagged Volvo Ocean Race entry by Sail-World.com/nz Posted on 15 Oct Volvo Ocean Race - Full and Highlight Replays of Alicante In-Port Race Volvo Ocean Race - Full and Highlight Replays of Alicante In-Port Race The first In-Port race for the 2017/18 Volvo Ocean Race was staged in Alicante in relatively light airs. The first In-Port race for the 2017/18 Volvo Ocean Race was staged in Alicante in relatively light airs. Catch the short version of the race highlights along with the full replay. by Sail-World.com/nz Posted on 15 Oct
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