Royal Cup Marina Ibiza - Azzurra holds on to second place
By Azzurra Sailing Team, ,
5:48 PM Thu 18 Sep 2014 GMT
The boat flying the burgee of Yacht Club Costa Smeralda holds on to her second place in the regatta leaderboard thanks to a beautiful win in the day's first race at the Royal Cup Marina Ibiza. Quantum stretches its lead at the top. ...
ISAF Sailing Worlds, Santander - Medal Race images by Sail-World.com
By Anna Parker and the Sail-World Team, ,
5:33 PM Thu 18 Sep 2014 GMT
The Sail-World.com team was on site in Santander at the ISAF Sailing World Championships to capture these images during the Laser and Laser Radial medal race action. ...
Scandinavian Gold Cup - Markus Weiser (GER) wins in Tuscany
By Tessa Wiechmann, ,
5:17 PM Thu 18 Sep 2014 GMT
The 70th Scandinavian Gold Cup, the international regatta reserved to the 5.5 Metre International Class, came to a close on Thursday 18 September in Porto Santo Stefano, Italy. First place for Markus Weiser (GER) on Mission Possible. Second Swiss Jurg Menzi on Marie Francoise XVIII and third Norwegian Kristian Nergaard on Artemis XIV. ...
ISAF Sailing Worlds - Dutch dominate Laser and Radial in Santander
By ISAF, ,
5:03 PM Thu 18 Sep 2014 GMT
A live crowd of thousands and a worldwide TV audience watched the Laser and Laser Radial fleets conclude racing at the Santander 2014 ISAF Sailing World Championships with Dutch dominance afoot. Marit Bouwmeester (NED) took a ten point lead into the Laser Radial Medal Race and finished third to seal the deal with Josefin Olsson (SWE) taking silver and Evi Van Acker (BEL) picking up bronze. ...
Ten safe and clean refueling tips for boaters
By BoatUS, ,
4:54 PM Thu 18 Sep 2014 GMT
Unlike an automobile, recreational boats have special safety needs when it comes to refueling. Stern drive or inboard powered boats have closed engine compartments where volatile gasoline vapors don’t easily dissipate, and older gasoline powered boats are the riskiest to refuel as their brittle fuel hoses can crack, leaving gas in the bilge after a fill-up. ...
Royal Cup Marina Ibiza - Quantum Racing more than doubles overall lead
By 52 Super Series, ,
4:53 PM Thu 18 Sep 2014 GMT
As the ZENITH Royal Cup Marina Ibiza regatta rolls into Friday’s coastal race Quantum Racing have now more than doubled their overall lead in the Barclays 52 Super Series on the difficult, hard to read race tracks off Ibiza Town. ...
J/24 World Championship - Excitement builds for Newport racing
By Christopher Howell, ,
4:45 PM Thu 18 Sep 2014 GMT
The legend lives on 37 years after Rod Johnstone built the first J/24. Seventy-one teams from 13 nations are registered to compete in the 2014 J/24 World Championship in Newport, Rhode Island. ...
Portofino Rolex Trophy 2014 - Day 1 images by Carlo Borlenghi
By Carlo Borlenghi Images, ,
4:33 PM Thu 18 Sep 2014 GMT
Photographer Carlo Borlenghi was on site for the first day of the Portofino Rolex Trophy 2014 to capture these images. ...
Collinson FX Market Commentary: September 18, 2014 - KIWI on Notice
By Collinson FX, ,
4:15 PM Thu 18 Sep 2014 GMT
September 18, 2014: The GBP approached 1.6300, with a 'steady as she goes' approach, revealed from the Bank of England minutes. Scottish Independence remains the defining issue for the Pound. The rise in the Dollar pushed the AUD back to below 0.9000 while the coming election has put the KIWI on notice. ...
Volvo Ocean Race - Seb Marsset joins Team Alvimedica
By Volvo Ocean Race, ,
3:31 PM Thu 18 Sep 2014 GMT
He’s had to wait two long years but French sailor Seb Marsset finally got the news he was waiting for with a call-up to the Team Alvimedica race crew for the Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15 first leg on Thursday. ...
Fall Seamanship training opportunities at New York Yacht Club
By New York Yacht Club, ,
3:24 PM Thu 18 Sep 2014 GMT
The New York Yacht Club Seamanship Committee is offering two training opportunities on October 11 and 12. Guests and public are most welcome. 'Seamanship Saturday' is a full day of practical, hands-on training for all levels. This day will both introduce and build on principals taught at safety at sea seminars. ...
Dates confirmed for Tiree Wave Classic
By British Wavesailing Association, ,
2:31 PM Thu 18 Sep 2014 GMT
Those who have been following our efforts to deliver this year’s Tiree Wave Classic will appreciate the difficulties providing staff and Judges due to the new PWA La Torche event. Our options became limited with ferry timings and crew availability. ...
RYA Zone and Home Country Championships - Final call to enter
By Matt Carter, ,
2:12 PM Thu 18 Sep 2014 GMT
Sailors from across the country have up until Sunday 21 September to submit their entries for the 2014 RYA Zone and Home Country Championships. More than 1,000 young sailors are set to gather at nine Zone venues across England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland on the weekend of 27-28 September for what is considered one of the premier events on the RYA Junior racing calendar. ...
TeamWork Geneva Match Race: Duels prometteurs sur le Léman
By MaxComm Communication, ,
2:06 PM Thu 18 Sep 2014 GMT
Le Cercle de la Voile de la Société Nautique de Genève, en collaboration avec l’entreprise TeamWork, organise le TeamWork Geneva Match Race du 9 au 12 octobre au large de la Société Nautique de Genève. Neuf skippers internationalement reconnus ont été conviés pour la douzième édition de cette compétition. ...
The makeover of an Australian iconic yacht - B52
By Daniel Farmer, Brisbane ,
1:45 PM Thu 18 Sep 2014 GMT
Keen sailor Daniel Farmer first spotted his dream yacht, a Sydney 41 for sale two years ago but with a Duncanson 35 and a Reinell 203ls bowrider in possesion, the dream had to wait. Luckily Daniel and his patrner Kym Lincolne were able to sell their two boats and with extra money in hand were able to throw down the coin on 'B52' a legendary Australian iconic yacht. ...
Champion sailors to headline all-female regatta
By Alisanne Green, Melbourne ,
1:40 PM Thu 18 Sep 2014 GMT
The Sarah Blanck Perpetual Trophy Regatta, to be hosted by Westernport Yacht Club (WYC), at Balnarring Beach in Victoria’s Westernport Bay, on 8-9 November 2014, is creating much excitement for female sailors and officials. This is an all-female coaching regatta for Sabre and Laser classes, with an all-female team of officials, jury and coaches. ...
Rolex Big Boat Series: More images from San Francisco - Final Day
By Sail-World, ,
12:56 PM Thu 18 Sep 2014 GMT
Kurt Molnar was on the water for the Rolex Big Boat Series sailed on San Francisco Bay, here's his second image gallery ...
RYA’s first ever Digital Day a great success
By Emma Slater, ,
12:53 PM Thu 18 Sep 2014 GMT
Monday 15 September marked the RYA’s first ever ‘Digital Day’ at the PSP Southampton Boat Show and it has been heralded a great success by RYA staff, instructors and visitors alike. The idea behind Digital Day was to provide show visitors and instructors the opportunity to visit the RYA stand and find out more about all things digital available from the RYA. ...
AWT Hatteras Wave Jam action commences on day 3
By American Windsurfing Tour, ,
11:24 AM Thu 18 Sep 2014 GMT
Expectations for day three of the AWT Hatteras Wave Jam were high, as the Tuesday evening forecast showed good wind and a building swell for the upcoming day. Riders rose before dawn, and waited for first light after a night of thunderstorms and rain. The skipper’s meeting was set for 7:30am. ...
Gold Coast International Marine Expo - Stenlake back to defend title
By Emma Milne, ,
10:36 AM Thu 18 Sep 2014 GMT
Brisbane kayaker Tim Stenlake will be back to defend his Coomera Cup title at the 2014 Gold Coast International Marine Expo – a massive showcase of ‘all things aquatic’ – from October 17-19. The 22-year-old paddling prodigy has his sights set in the Rio Olympics in 2016 but has confirmed he again wants his name engraved 'that big Cup' – the winner’s trophy for the 12km Coomera race. ...
Rolex Big Boat Series: Images from San Francisco - Final Day
By Sail-World, ,
10:27 AM Thu 18 Sep 2014 GMT
Kurt Molnar was on the water for the Rolex Big Boat Series sailed on San Francisco Bay ...
ISAF Sailing World Championships - Watch medal races live here
By Dan Ibsen, Sail-World Europe & UK editor, ,
10:22 AM Thu 18 Sep 2014 GMT
It has been a tough six days of racing for the 1,167 competitors from 81 nations at the Santander 2014 ISAF Sailing World Championships in Spain, with varying conditions across the courses. ...
Hobie 16 Open North American Championships and Pan Am Games qualifier
By Greg Raybon, ,
10:13 AM Thu 18 Sep 2014 GMT
50 to 60 teams from all across North America will be descending on Lewes, Delaware and the Lewes Yacht Club for the 44th Hobie 16 North American Championships. Racing is scheduled to begin Monday, September 22, 2014 on the classic Hobie 16 just off the beach in the Delaware Bay. ...
Santander World 2014 Watch Laser Medal races live today
By Dan Ibsen, Sail-World UK editor, ,
10:06 AM Thu 18 Sep 2014 GMT
It has been a tough six days of racing for the 1,167 competitors from 81 nations at the Santander 2014 ISAF Sailing World Championships in Spain, with varying conditions across the courses. Sail-World have all the latest news from the water as well as highlight videos and images. ...
ISAF Sailing World Championship - Videos from Santander
By sportsXstream, ,
8:59 AM Thu 18 Sep 2014 GMT
ISAF Sailing World Championship Day 6 - Videos from Santander ...
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