sail-world.com
 
 
News Home Cruising Photo Gallery Video Gallery

 

Sail-World.com : Etchells World Championship battle for final podium places

Etchells World Championship battle for final podium places

'Etchells World Championship 2011'    Tim Wilkes ©

San Diego has been anticipating this week’s Etchells World Championship with a year-long series of competitive sailing battles off the shores of Point Loma California.

On a day when the 2011 Championship had already been sealed and the skipper and crew from USA 979 respectfully declined to race and watched the action from a spectator boat, many other outcomes of the regatta were still up for grabs including a 3 point spread between Australia’s 1026 Noel Drennan and USA’s 1227 Vince Brun. Brun and crew started the regatta with four top 4 finishes, but their momentum slowed with finishes of 7, 14, and 9 leading up to the final race. Meanwhile, Drennan threw out a Day One finish of 21st place and finished in the top 9 in every race following.

Another close match was for sixth through 10th place. On Friday USA 946 Craig Healy won the race by over a minute to move up to sixth, leading AUS 1278 Michael John Hiatt by 4 points, USA 1060 Dennis Conner by 5, USA 1152 Keith Whittemore by 11, and USA 1375 Argyle Campbell by 13.

The final race day (Saturday) began with lighter winds from a 220 – 250 axis as the fleet arrived in the racing area. As the competitors sorted themselves out, the race committee patiently waited for the breeze to settle in to a relatively stable 10-12 knots at the 240 axis. The R/C set the final course (2.1 mile legs). The fleet was anxious, and anxious to get to the right as well, and piled onto the right segment of the line. Twice, General Recalls were signaled. The R/C dropped the right side of the line back to 255 and the Black Flag was raised for start attempt #3. Competitors focused and a clean start was off just before 1220.

The spectator fleet on the right side of the course grew on this fine Saturday from about a dozen at the start to more than 20 in the afternoon as the sun broke through the Marine layer.

The boats competing for top 5 finishes were not in the first group of boats around the weather mark, as USA 794 Steve Pacelli, USA 1060 Dennis Conner, BER 1392 Mark Watson, USA 935 Dave Ullman, and USA 1152 Keith Whittemore rounded first. USA 969 Chris Busch was 18th around the first mark, AUS 1026 Drennan was 24th and USA 1227 Vince Brun was 32nd.

1152 Keith Whittemore became the star of Race 9. Whittemore and crew took the lead on the second upwind leg, leading second place 1060 Conner by a few boat lengths. Conner touched the mark during the rounding, and did his penalty turn as a few boats passed him by. Meanwhile, Whittemore took off and added a full 1:13 lead over the pack at the next mark and cruised to the Race 9 victory with a 1:40 advantage over second place.

Back at the second windward mark, the overall race for second place in the regatta came to a head. 1227 Brun rounded just after 1026 Drennan and had a downwind/upwind sequence left to try to make up the 3 point deficit. After the downwind leg, Drennan had a three boat lead, rounded the left gate and continued left up the course. Hoping the right side would pay off, 1227 Brun rounded and headed up the right side of the course. As the fleet converged at the top of the course, 1026 Drennan finished eighth with 1227 Brun in 25th (their new throw out score). second Place in the regatta would belong to AUS 1026 Drennan (Drennan previously finished third in the 1997 Etchells Worlds in Hong Kong).

USA 904 Will Stout, who won Race 6 made consistent progress through the field and was able to finish second in the race, moving up to 12th overall in the regatta. USA 969 Chris Busch finished sixth in Race 9 and claimed fourth place in the Championship.

USA 666 Don Jesberg who finished the regatta with 18th place finishes on Friday and Saturday, was fifth place in the Championship as the top Corinthian (non-professional) team. Past champion and sailing icon Dennis Conner and crew were fifth on Saturday and sixth overall.

Thanks go out to the consistent work from San Diego Yacht Club’s Race Committee including PRO Bill Stump, the judges, and all of the member and guest volunteers for putting together an incredible week. SDYC will conclude the week’s events Saturday night with an Around-The-World Buffet dinner and awards ceremony where all the sailors will be recognized for their achievements.

The Etchells is a racing sailboat designed in 1966 by Skip Etchells. The boat weighs a minimum f 1508 kilos, and is crewed by a crew of three or four with a maximum combined crew weight of 285 kilos or 628.3 pounds. Known for its strong adherence to one design rules, the class has grown from approximately six boats in 1967 to almost 1400 boats worldwide.

The 2011 Etchells World Championship has been hosted by SDYC from June 6-11.

2011 Etchells World Championship
June 5-11, 2011
Boat Information Race
Place Bow Country Sail Skipper 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Total

1 79 USA 979 Bill Hardesty 1 1 19 7 1 6 1 2 - 84 dnc 38
2 26 AUS 1026 Noel Drennan - 21 9 8 2 8 3 5 3 8 46
3 27 USA 1227 Vincent Brun 3 4 2 4 7 14 9 12 - 25 55
4 23 USA 969 Chris Busch 4 18 5 - 38 3 12 7 4 6 59
5 66 USA 666 Don Jesberg* 25 - 51 3 5 4 4 2 18 18 79
6 60 USA 1060 Dennis Conner 15 5 30 1 - 36 9 6 16 5 87
7 80 AUS 1278 Michael John Hiatt 20 2 1 36 6 8 - 48 8 7 88
8 52 USA 1152 Keith Whittemore* 23 14 4 12 2 16 17 - 53 1 89
9 85 USA 1285 Bruce Golison - 37 8 16 8 15 10 10 28 11 106
10 46 USA 946 Craig Healy* 10 3 32 3 17 17 26 1 - 50 109
11 75 USA 1375 Argyle Campbell* 19 11 - 45 11 12 25 3 9 20 110
12 04 USA 904 Will Stout 36 32 11 9 5 1 - 57 17 2 113
13 48 NZL 1348 Andrew Wills 2 33 25 6 9 19 - 41 31 12 137
14 08 USA 1308 Senet Bischoff* 8 21 13 27 - 50 24 25 10 14 142
15 16 USA 1216 Brian Camet 9 23 21 19 13 18 - 33 7 33 143
16 68 USA 1168 Peter Vessella* 5 7 23 14 26 34 - 63 14 22 145
17 35 USA 935 David Ullman 24 19 14 17 27 15 20 - 49 15 151
18 30 USA 1350 Bruce Burton - 63 22 7 20 23 26 16 22 19 155
19 86 USA 986 Bruce Nelson 32 - 43 15 21 20 2 18 35 23 166
20 81 FRA 1281 Frederic Laffitte* 16 28 24 28 39 5 4 29 - 67 173
21 33 AUS 1337 Rupert Henry 26 - 40 10 22 19 36 11 38 17 179
22 98 USA 985 Andy La Dow* 27 36 36 10 30 7 - 58 27 21 194
23 78 USA 1378 Marvin Beckmann 7 30 37 - 44 28 31 12 23 29 197
24 69 USA 1018 Chris Snow 22 10 28 23 40 11 30 - 60 37 201
25 06 USA 706 JJ Fetter 47 17 - 68 35 25 32 13 43 4 216
26 10 USA 1066 Jon Rogers 6 55 - 56 34 14 27 34 19 32 221
27 28 USA 1283 Andrew Whittome* 30 34 18 13 60 23 - 84 bfd 33 10 221
28 21 USA 1221 Wade Edwards 12 - 65 9 24 51 40 22 32 47 237
29 18 AUS 1223 Chris Hampton 43 37 17 33 22 39 8 39 - 48 238
30 31 GRE 1368 George Andreadis 33 24 49 30 43 - 59 31 5 28 243
31 37 USA 1137 Shannon Bush 35 12 35 42 31 54 23 - 55 16 248
32 99 USA 669 Ted Hardenbergh* 38 52 6 58 - 61 20 54 13 9 250
33 94 USA 794 Steve Pacelli 11 - 59 42 46 59 30 56 11 3 258
34 07 USA 552 Tom Malone 48 29 47 - 50 16 21 21 36 43 261
35 89 AUS 1389 Robert Hanna 52 20 22 52 29 58 - 84 dns 6 27 266
36 84 USA 984 Steve Wright* 41 25 44 48 24 47 14 25 - 56 268
37 93 AUS 1293 Ian Crisp 55 31 29 15 38 35 19 - 62 58 280
38 20 BER 1394 Mark Watson 58 27 43 18 10 61 38 26 - 84 dnf 281
39 56 USA 1234 David Levy 31 16 53 - 55 42 50 24 24 49 289
40 96 GBR 962 Rob Goddard 14 45 33 31 46 51 27 44 - 64 291
41 51 USA 926 Nico Landauer 59 44 20 16 21 22 - 75 75 44 301
42 40 AUS 1384 Stephen Orourke* 65 13 26 54 - 76 37 37 48 36 316
43 22 USA 1224 Peter Sulick 29 - 53 38 29 48 52 47 42 31 316
44 14 USA 1149 John Pedlow 50 63 39 - 76 32 45 40 21 39 329
45 58 NZL 1058 John Melville 39 58 50 47 34 - 75 15 51 45 339
46 47 SUI 1187 Seamus McHugh 49 - 84 dnc 59 39 47 46 35 15 51 341
47 54 USA 556 David Steffan 44 6 57 49 44 43 59 - 61 41 343
48 12 USA 1126 Rick Kaiser 62 46 64 37 56 28 - 67 41 13 347
49 50 AUS 1150 Bill Steele* 53 41 27 26 57 48 - 64 64 46 362
50 57 AUS 1237 John Savage 45 48 62 56 45 - 64 55 20 38 369
51 87 GBR 987 Robert Elliott 34 50 60 40 66 29 28 - 73 62 369
52 83 USA 983 Kevin Hoyt* 42 39 - 67 66 58 53 42 45 26 371
53 62 USA 1262 Philippe Kahn 18 38 46 53 69 56 39 - 71 55 374
54 19 USA 966 Michael Laport* - 84 dsq 26 69 71 11 13 84 bfd 37 71 382
55 74 USA 977 Tom Oller* - 73 71 31 61 49 33 50 47 40 382
56 39 USA 1220 Mark Teborek - 64 56 52 25 35 55 62 40 59 384
57 03 NZL 1379 Gavin Gerrard 28 49 61 51 41 44 60 - 65 53 387
58 73 CAN 973 Kirk Palmer* 17 62 55 - 74 52 38 51 69 57 401
59 44 USA 1044 John Downing 61 42 41 69 - 71 62 43 30 54 402
60 17 AUS 1117 Ian Anderson* 69 60 48 32 33 69 29 - 77 68 408
61 09 USA 909 Marshall Harrington* 51 57 - 71 60 37 41 61 56 52 415
62 15 USA 1315 John Gilmour 56 67 66 - 73 18 42 52 70 65 436
63 05 USA 1305 Michael Gavin 13 15 40 41 - 84 dnc 84 dnc 84 dnc 84 dnc 84 dnc 445
64 01 USA 1301 Peter Shumaker 66 69 34 57 67 63 - 70 57 35 448
65 43 AUS 1343 Nick Kingsmill 67 - 84 ocs 51 70 55 60 71 52 24 450
66 41 USA 1241 Ken Womack* 57 61 63 45 65 - 76 49 76 34 450
67 77 AUS 1277 Peter Coleman* 46 66 - 79 68 53 78 44 34 73 462
68 29 USA 294 Larry Schmitz 40 64 65 - 79 63 65 68 68 30 463
69 32 USA 1069 Elizabeth Altman - 79 74 12 78 73 49 69 63 60 478
70 11 USA 1111 Patricia Stadel* 76 70 58 65 - 79 57 45 54 70 495
71 53 USA 583 Kjeld Hestehave 75 75 70 62 72 68 32 50 - 76 504
72 38 USA 385 Gary Baker* 74 - 77 54 43 75 66 72 59 61 504
73 88 USA 889 Thomas Corkett 71 68 77 59 62 67 36 72 - 84 dnc 512
74 49 BER 1249 Tim Patton 60 54 76 - 77 74 74 53 67 72 530
75 55 USA 674 Tom Stanford 72 - 76 73 63 70 72 73 66 42 531
76 24 AUS 1124 Michael Morris* 77 73 - 81 72 54 70 65 58 63 532
77 45 UAE 1386 Jan Muysken* 68 35 - 78 64 77 73 66 78 74 535
78 02 USA 1002 John Chapman* 78 78 80 - 81 80 71 46 46 66 545
79 36 ITA 836 Marco Cimarosti 70 47 72 67 68 80 - 84 bfd 80 69 553
80 97 USA 897 Bill Melbostad* 54 72 74 80 64 79 - 84 dns 74 84 dnc 581
81 25 AUS 1025 Glenn Norton* 76 rdg 76 rdg 75 75 78 77 74 - 79 75 606
82 34 GBR 1354 David Franks - 84 dnc 84 dnc 84 dnc 84 dnc 84 dnc 84 dnc 84 dnc 84 dnc 84 dnc 672
83 42 AUS 1385 Jason Ward - 84 dnc 84 dnc 84 dnc 84 dnc 84 dnc 84 dnc 84 dnc 84 dnc 84 dnc 672

Etchells World Championship event?nid=84641!




by Etchells World Championship

  

Click on the FB Like link to post this story to your FB wall

http://www.sail-world.com/index.cfm?nid=84641

7:26 AM Sun 12 Jun 2011 GMT






Click here for printer friendly version
Click here to send us feedback or comments about this story.


News - USA and the World

Justin 'Judd' Goldman was 17 years old when he suffered a disabling bone disease. After realizing that there were few sports that he could participate in he discovered sailing. Over the next 58 years he competed successfully in many races throughout the world. ... [more]  

Volvo Ocean Race: Blogs from the Boats - Leg 1, Day 10 plus Videos *Feature by Richard Gladwell/Sail-World.nz/com
Several of the On Board Reporters aboard, provide their unique views of Leg 1, Day 10 of the Volvo Ocean Race - in text, images and video: You know when you try to stick two positive magnets together and regardless as to how close you get them they never touch? Well, the ITCZ is a bit like that. ... [more]  

Volvo Ocean Race: Leg 1 turns inside out in Doldums *Feature by Richard Gladwell, Sail-World.com/nz
As reported earlier Leg 1 of the Volvo Ocean Race would seem to have gone from being a tightly fought contest to being a procession to Cape Town. Even though only 40% of the course has been sailed, the distance between the boats are significant (other than the two lead boats) and look set to increase. ... [more]  

Student Yachting World Cup - After those days of sun and light air, the weather was upside-down with a cloudy sky threatening us of heavy shower at any time and a strong wind fluctuating from 15 knots to 25 knots! Two windward-leeward races took place today as the wind became far too heavy in the early afternoon. The 13th race began this morning: a second start occurred under black flag. ... [more]  

2014 Argo Group Gold Cup - Over the last few days there have been frantic phone calls between travel agents from competitors at the Argo Group Gold Cup, the sixth stage and the oldest event on the Alpari World Match Racing Tour. Over Friday night and into Saturday the Category Three Hurricane Gonzalo passed directly over Bermuda pummelling it with 100+ knot winds. ... [more]  

Volvo Ocean Race: Big gains for two boats in Doldrums *Feature by Richard Gladwell/Sail-World.com/nz
Two boats have made big gains in the Doldrums, with the western-most competitors apparently not stopping and sailing though the convergence zone between northern and southern hemispheres, without dropping below 8kts. Team Brunel and Abh Dhabi Ocean Racing have both made big gains on the rest of the fleet - and the two easternmost boats - Team Vestas Wind and Mapfre, in particular. ... [more]  

In spite of Hurricane Gonzalo's thrashing of the Onion Patch last week, the Royal Bermuda Yacht Club and the people of Bermuda are ready to host the 2014 Argo Group Gold Cup, Stage 6 of the Alpari World Match Racing Tour (AWMRT). All 20 teams have arrived safely from their corners of the world and will practice for a day and race on Wednesday. ... [more]  

While the Renaissance Re Junior Gold Cup always offers opportunities for young people to have new experiences, coping with Hurricane Gonzalo offered the 14 competitors traveling from overseas to Bermuda a hurdle that strengthened their respect for this island nation. Many of the 14 competitors spent layover time in either hotels or airports and some are now guests in homes without electricity. ... [more]  

Dynamic Stability Systems welcomes last week’s decision by IMOCA to place no further restrictions on its class rule. This permits both the six new IMOCA 60s currently under construction, as well as the existing fleet, to be fitted with the lateral lifting foils which DSS has spent the last decade pioneering. ... [more]  

Groupe Beneteau today announced its sponsorship of the US Sailing Team Sperry Top-Sider and ISAF Sailing World Cup Miami. Groupe Beneteau is the world's leading yacht builder, and will now become a significant presence in high-performance sailing with its support of both the US national sailing team and North America's premier Olympic and Paralympic classes regatta. ... [more]  

Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15. It’s the place where the northern and southern winds meet, where a sailing race can be won or lost in an instant. And with its complex and confusing conditions, lack of breeze, and stifling heat – it’s also a place that most sailors can’t wait to see the back of. But there is one good thing about the Doldrums. ... [more]  

The Atlantic has proved to be a test for the VO65s in the Volvo Ocean Race and their teams as a battle of gybing down the west coast of Africa broke out, keeping all boats in a relatively tight-knit pack for much longer than expected. Having passed Morocco and the Canaries, we were drawn to the tricky-to-handle magnet of Cape Verde. ... [more]  

It’s the dawn of a complicated day in the Volvo Ocean Race. Let’s face it: we’re not having a very good time on Dongfeng. We lost distance last night, and our leading position. The day got dull afterwards. Sailing straight ahead, with the spinnaker up, in light winds. ... [more]  

Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15, Day 10 onboard Team SCA. Two days, eight hours, thirty-four minutes, and ten seconds, nine seconds, eight, seven, six, five… over the last few days the clock has gotten louder and louder as it counts down to October 23rd at noon—the time when we cross the equator and the time when myself and six other sailors join the rest of our crew in King Neptune’s court. ... [more]  

For Pablo Arrarte Elorza, the Volvo Ocean Race is a tough challenge. Not as far as physical effort is concerned because this likeable Spaniard is a very strong guy. For Pablo, the race is mostly a culinary war of attrition because the food that the team has bought with it on the race does little to please his gourmet palate. ... [more]  

The 2014 RS:X Youth Worlds kicked off on October 20th in Clearwater, USA, and it was hard work from the start: in 5-6 kt of breeze, offshore to start the day and side-on to close it, pumping was in order for the 54 boys and 28 girls gathered here for the 2014 RS:X Youth World Windsurfing Championships. ... [more]  

The team at The St. Maarten Heineken Regatta are very happy to announce that entries are now open for the 2015 Regatta, taking place March 5 - 8. The team hopes to see lots of return entries as well as new ones this year, all coming to celebrate the event's 35th year. In order to celebrate this milestone year, there will be some new features this coming season. ... [more]  

After three complete days at sea only three boats competing in the 2014 Rolex Middle Sea Race have passed the northwest tip of Sicily, roughly the halfway point of the race. The prevailing wind remains weak, but is expected to strengthen this afternoon coinciding with the arrival of bulk of the fleet t the Egadi Islands. ... [more]  

Last week the Volvo Ocean Race was all about VMG downwind sailing, with Dongfeng being the star performer. After DFRT took the lead, they shortly lost it again 36 hours later after hitting something in the water and losing their rudder. Two hours later they were up and running again with the spare in. Impressive stuff. ... [more]  

Volvo Ocean Race: Blogs from the Boats - Leg 1, Day 9 plus Videos *Feature by Richard Gladwell/Sail-World.nz/com
Several of the On Board Reporters aboard, provide their unique views of Leg 1, Day 9 of the Volvo Ocean Race - in text, images and video. ... [more]  

Rolex Middle Sea Race 2014 - Fight to the finish by Media Royal Malta Yacht Club
Igor Simicic's maxi, Esimit Europa 2 is expected to finish the Rolex Middle Sea Race in the early hours of tomorrow morning. However the 100ft carbon fibre canting keel Maxi is under serious pressure to secure their fourth Line Honours victory in the race. ... [more]  

Italy won two races (windward-leeward race (ninth race) and coastal race (11th race), Switzerland won the second race of the day (10th race) and Ireland the last one (12th race). A lot of tactics was required to make best use of the little wind. The first race (windward-leeward race, 0,8nm) started at four knots. A second start under black flag happened. ... [more]  

PredictWind have made significant improvements to the swell forecasting models and added new locations. Integrating the new 50km global wind forecast with ocean current data has created the most advanced swell modelling available online. By combining PredictWind forecast data with ocean current data, the effect of the wind on swells can be accounted for ... [more]  

The battle continues for the lead in the Volvo Ocean Race, with the front running being taken up by different competitors on a regular basis. With the first boats about to enter the Doldrums, anything can happen - with the outcome being decided by navigational skill and experience, rather than being resolved on a computer. ... [more]  

The Renaissance Re Junior Gold Cup, now in its 12th year, is known around the world as an international championship of junior champions. It runs parallel to the penultimate event on the World Match Racing Tour, the Argo Group Gold Cup. ... [more]  

Volvo Ocean Race: Fleet charges the door of the Doldrums Casino *Feature by Richard Gladwell/Sail-World.com/nz
The Volvo Ocean Race has lifted intensity again on Day 9 with the fleet spread across 100nm of ocean and charging in a line for the turning point of Fernando de Noronha, 220nm off the Brazilian coast. ... [more]  

As expected the third day of the 2014 La Torche PWA Grand Slam proved to be a quiet affair with very light winds throughout the day. After a chilly and overcast start, the sun eventually broke through to produce another beautiful afternoon in La Torche. ... [more]  

The first eight days of the 2014-15 Volvo Ocean Race have been filled with more excitement and tighter racing than anyone could have anticipated. Up until Saturday morning, Leg One has left the fleet with few tactical options and therefore has kept everyone tightly packed as one unit of seven boats. ... [more]  

Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15. The sun’s out. It’s warm – not too hot, but warm enough for just a tee shirt. Ian Walker is stood at the helm of his Emirati boat, generous Atlantic trade winds whistling past his ears. 'We’re going straight through,' he claims, confidently. 'What Doldrums? - they’re going to say. Azzam isn’t even going to slow down.' ... [more]  

At 1700 CET in the Rolex Middle Sea Race, 113 yachts had rounded Stromboli, the active volcano that marks the most northerly point of the course. Race leader on the water, Esimit Europa 2, was less than 20 miles from Favignana and preparing to turn south with 289 miles to go and is expected to finish the race in the early hours of Wednesday 22 October, which would be well outside the course record ... [more]  

It is with great pleasure that the Star Sailors League announces that two more top Brazilian sailors will be joining the fleet of 20 super-champions taking part in the Star Sailors League Finals 2014 being held for the second consecutive year at Nassau Yacht Club in the Bahamas between December 1st and 7th. ... [more]  

Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15, Day Nine onboard Team Alvimedica. It’s hard to explain the complexity of the weather in this part of the world. No computer model or forecaster can accurately predict the winds because the air here is dry and warm, 23c now, and the typical barometric pressure gradients that generate them become very weak. ... [more]  

Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15, Day Nine onboard Team SCA. We’re a boat on a mission: catch the fleet. And they’re getting closer by the mile. The first time I sailed past Cape Verde islands was in 2010 when I was helping deliver a catamaran from Gibraltar to Antigua, W.I. ... [more]  

Thailand bids for 2016 IODA ‘Optimist’ World Championships
Farr 40 Worlds: Prizegiving images from the Final day in San Francisco
Bill Green - builder and sailor passes on
ISAF World Sailing Rankings – 20 October 2014
Farr 40 Worlds: Images from the Final day in San Francisco *Feature
Farr 40 Worlds: Images from Day 2 in San Francisco *Feature
Rolex Middle Sea Race 2014 - A hard day's night
34th Student Yachting World Cup 2014 - Second race day
Volvo Ocean Race: Dongfeng loses lead, anyone's race ahead of Doldrums *Feature
Flying Dreams 'An Ocean Story': The Movie
New super maxis gear up for Rolex Sydney Hobart
Volvo Ocean Race: Blogs from the Boats - Leg 1, Day 8 plus Videos *Feature
Linda Elias Memorial Women’s One Design Challenge - Youngerman wins
2014 Off Valparaíso Race - Santander team victorious
La Torche PWA Grand Slam - Waves continue to pound on day 2
Volvo Ocean Race: Dongfeng consolidates lead on Day 8 *Feature
RS:X Youth World Championships - All set for Clearwater action
Rolex Middle Sea Race 2014 - Slow road north
Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15 – Dongfeng Race Team - A risky call
Rolex Middle Sea Race 2014 - Escaping the shroud of Mount Etna
Farr 40 Worlds: Day 4 Image and Video gallery *Feature   
Australian 18 Footers League’s Major A. Frizelle Trophy   
Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15 - Leader gambles on Island windshadow   
2014 Sailing World Cup Qingdao - Final day video highlights   
2014 Rolex Farr 40 World Championship - Plenty of time   
Coast Guard rescues two near Wachapreague   
2014 Off Valparaíso Race - Day 2   
La Torche PWA Grand Slam - Massive swell on day 1   
Volvo Ocean Race: Welcome to Al's Ocean Cafe   
Argo Group Gold Cup survives Hurricane Gonzalo   
Volvo Ocean Race: Dongfeng regains lead after incident packed Day 7 *Feature   
Volvo Ocean Race: Dramatic video of Dongfeng rudder replacement   
Volvo Ocean Race - Team Alvimedica bounces back   
Volvo Ocean Race - Team SCA expecting the expected + Video   
Rolex Middle Sea Race - New record for Mediterranean classic   
ISAF Sailing World Cup Qingdao - Medallists decided across six fleets   
Volvo Ocean Race - Impressive turnaround for Dongfeng Race Team +Video   
Volvo Ocean Race: Race closer than leaderboard suggests - Leg 1, Day 6   
Volvo Ocean Race: Dongfeng Race Team break rudder after collision   
2014 Rolex Farr 40 World Championship - Famous breeze frustrates   


For this week's complete news stories select    Last 7 Days
   Search All News
For last month's complete news stories select    Last 30 Days
   Archive News







Sail-World.com  


















Switch Default Region to:

Social Media

Asia

Australia

Canada

Europe

New Zealand

United Kingdom


http://www.sail-world.com/event_images/image/Twitter_logo_small.png http://www.sail-world.com/event_images/image/FaceBook-icon.png  http://www.sail-world.com/event_images/image/RSS-Icon.png

United States

Cruising Northern

Cruising Southern

MarineBusiness World

PowerBoat World

FishingBoating World

 

Contact

Commercial

News

Search

Contact Us

Advertisers Information

Submit news/events

Search Stories/Text

Feedback

Advertisers Directory

Newsletter Archive

Photo Gallery

 

Banner Advertising Details

Newsletter Subscribe

Video Gallery

Policies

 

 

 

Privacy Policy

 

 


Cookie Policy

 

 



This site and its contents are © Copyright TetraMedia and/or the original author, photographer etc. All Rights Reserved.  Photographs are copyright by law.  If you wish to use or buy a photograph contact the photographer directly.
XLXL NEW US
LocalAds   DE  ES  FR  IT