Clipper Round the World Yacht Race - Battle to the finish
By Clipper Ventures,
12:28 PM Thu 12 Dec 2013 GMT
Clipper Round the World Yacht Race 2013-14 is on day 9 of Race 5. After racing over 2,000 miles from Albany, Western Australia and with less than 20 miles to the finish line, will Henri Lloyd be victorious or will OneDLL and Qingdao be able to challenge its competitor for those all-important 12 points? ...
Route des Princes : une première édition réussie !
By Service presse Défi du Prince, ,
12:17 PM Thu 12 Dec 2013 GMT
La Route des Princes, première du nom au concept totalement inédit, s'est déroulée du 9 au 30 juin 2013. Réservée à tous les multicoques d'une taille minimum de 50 pieds, cette course unique a pris la forme d'un véritable tour d'Europe des terroirs, menant neuf équipages de Valence, en Espagne, à la baie de Morlaix, en Bretagne, en passant par Lisbonne, Dublin - Dún Laoghaire et Plymouth ...
Southern Cross Cup: CYCA Trophy - Passage Series preview
By Di Pearson, ,
12:03 PM Thu 12 Dec 2013 GMT
CYCA Trophy - Passage Series starts on Saturday 14th December 2013 at 11.00am. Rolex Sydney Hobart and Southern Cross Cup (SCC) hopefuls including Wild Oats XI, Wild Thing and Wild Rose will line up this weekend ...
Sydney Harbour Activity Guide now available
By Roads and Maritime Services Media, ,
11:52 AM Thu 12 Dec 2013 GMT
All of the events planned for Sydney Harbour this summer, including maps and on-water traffic restrictions and safety advice, is now available in a guide. ...
Nespresso Principal Partner RNZYS National Youth Training Week 2013
By Sara Tucker, Auckland ,
8:57 AM Thu 12 Dec 2013 GMT
Emirates Team New Zealand sponsor Nespresso have again teamed up with the Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron as principal partner of the 2013 Nespresso National Youth Training Week. This is the second year that Nespresso have joined with the RNZYS to bring a very unique and rewarding experience to young New Zealanders, and is again sold out with the full 10 yacht club teams. ...
Stoke Beer 12 & 18ft Skiff Auckland Champs.. This weekend!
By Auckland Sailing Club, Auckland ,
6:40 AM Thu 12 Dec 2013 GMT
The Auckland Sailing Club is hosting the 12 foot skiff and 18 foot Skiff Stoke Beer Auckland Champs this weekend. Racing starts at 1pm on both days with two short sprint races planned, followed by a long harbour race. Bastion Point and North Head will make for great viewing of the racing! ...
Molto Forte - Play the tape with OneSails
By John Curnow,
11:22 PM Wed 11 Dec 2013 GMT
You see it on sheet music. Words such as Allegro, Adagio, Energico or Vivace are there to tell you how the composer wishes you to play the very notes before your eyes. They set the tone, mood, flavour and ambience for the entire piece or movement. ...
America's Cup: Team France presented at Nautic Paris Boat Show
By Vincent Borde, ,
9:31 PM Wed 11 Dec 2013 GMT
On Wednesday, December 11th, at the Nautic Paris Boat Show, Franck Cammas, Michel Desjoyeaux and Olivier de Kersauson presented Team France, which is dedicated to the next America’s Cup as well as the training up of young engineers and racers. ...
Round Barbados Race Series to kick off 2014 Caribbean race season
By Sue Pelling, ,
8:39 PM Wed 11 Dec 2013 GMT
A healthy line-up of entries is expected at the very first Mount Gay Round Barbados Race Series that runs from 15-24 January 2014. With its warm Caribbean waters, miles of gold sandy beaches, and constant 12-18 knot east to east-north-east trade winds, there couldn’t be a more perfect location than Barbados to kick-start the Caribbean racing season. ...
America's Cup: Team Australia to stay out of talent bidding war
7:53 PM Wed 11 Dec 2013 GMT
In an interview published in a leading Australian newspaper, the CEO of of the Hamilton Island Yacht Club challenge, which is operating under the name of Team Australia, has said they will stay out of the bidding war for the leading Australian proponents of the most recent foreign Cup campaigns and will build a new young team from scratch ...
America's Cup: Outteridge and Jensen go again with Artemis Racing
7:21 PM Wed 11 Dec 2013 GMT
Artemis Racing has announced that 2012 Olympic Gold medalists Nathan Outteridge and Iain 'Goobs' Jensen are continuing with the team, which is currently preparing its bid for the 35th America’s Cup. Nathan and Goobs will be once again joining forces with existing sailing team members triple Olympic medalist Iain Percy and legendary grinder Chris Brittle. ...
'Sailing as we know it is officially over,' says Ken Read
By Bernard Schopfer, ,
7:00 PM Wed 11 Dec 2013 GMT
An America’s Cup on foiling catamarans, a one-design class for the Volvo Ocean Race and key elements of the traditionally liberal IMOCA Class standardised: those are only some of the radical changes sailing has gone through in 2013, and that have been debated with passion over the last two days by the delegates of the World Yacht Racing Forum in Gothenburg, Sweden. ...
Mini Transat - A journey of discovery
By Solene Rennuit, ,
6:46 PM Wed 11 Dec 2013 GMT
In the Mini Transat, with the successive arrivals on the pontoons of Pointe-à-Pitre, one thing is clear. Although all competitors have crossed the same ocean, each of them has experienced a unique Mini Transat. ...
Groupama Sailing Team continues on its quest for excellence
By Vincent Borde, ,
6:40 PM Wed 11 Dec 2013 GMT
By renewing its trust and loyalty in Franck Cammas following his victory in the Volvo Ocean Race 2012, Groupama has enabled Groupama sailing team to continue on its quest for excellence in 2013. Still as determined as ever, the skipper of Groupama, Sailor of the Year 2013, is now setting his sights on 2014. ...
Le Team France dévoilé et les enfants à l'abordage du Nautic!
By Géraldine Bonneau, ,
6:10 PM Wed 11 Dec 2013 GMT
Ce mercredi au Nautic, le fait marquant du jour a sans conteste été la présentation du projet Team France sur le stand de la Fédération des industries nautiques, en présence de Franck Cammas, d'Olivier de Kersauson et de Michel Desjoyeaux. ...
New York Yacht Club Invitational Cup - Fourth edition set for 2015
By Stuart Streuli, ,
6:03 PM Wed 11 Dec 2013 GMT
In only five years, the New York Yacht Club Invitational Cup has become the world’s premiere international Corinthian sailing competition. Competitors from around the globe were effusive and unanimous in their praise of the third running of this event, in Newport, R.I. last September. ...
Volvo Ocean Race - Images of the construction timeline of the new 65s
By Volvo Ocean Race,
5:13 PM Wed 11 Dec 2013 GMT
The Volvo Ocean Race picture desk has prepared a series of images to illustrate the construction timeline of the new boat to compete in the next two editions of the Race. ...
Laser Standard Masters World Championship title to Al Clark
By Sail Canada, ,
4:49 PM Wed 11 Dec 2013 GMT
BC native Al Clark, Head Coach at Royal Vancouver Yacht Club, has captured the 2013 Laser Standard Masters World Champion Title! Al Clark, (pictured top middle) sailed to victory in close competition with Arould Hummel of the Netherlands over a series of 11 races. ...
Brewin Dolphin Commodores’ Cup - Getting the pieces in place
By Matt Carter, ,
4:07 PM Wed 11 Dec 2013 GMT
One of the primary difficulties with any sport is getting the selection and dynamics of the team right. To do this you need a group of dedicated selectors who are experts in their areas and are able to bring the best out of those looking to represent their club or country. ...
Mirabaud Yacht Racing Image 2013 to Abner Kingman
By MaxComm Communication, ,
3:02 PM Wed 11 Dec 2013 GMT
A jury made up of specialists from the yacht racing and photographic industries chose Abner Kingman’s photograph taken during the 34th America’s Cup for the Mirabaud Yacht Racing Image award 2013. The delegates from the World Yacht Racing Forum chose Rick Tomlinson’s photograph for the «Public Award». ...
NB Sailsports acquires Sydney Sailing Academy
By NB Media, sydney ,
1:32 PM Wed 11 Dec 2013 GMT
NB Sailsports is pleased to announce that it has acquired the business Sydney Sailing Academy (SSA). 'SSA has built an great reputation in a short time, We felt that acquiring the business had enormous merit. It is our intention to continue to operate the SAA website and Facebook channels and to build out the product range via the SSA site ...
Collinson FX Market Commentary: December 11, 2013 - Tapering times
By Collinson FX,
12:55 PM Wed 11 Dec 2013 GMT
Collinson FX Market Commentary: December 11, 2013 - The likelihood of tapering improved, but markets are sceptical, as the Dollar continued to flounder. The EUR rose to 1.3770 and the GBP to 1.6440, after a reduction in the UK trade deficit and steady Industrial and Manufacturing production. ...
Kiteracing Oceanic Championships - Fierce competition on Day 1
By Janine Pittaway, ,
12:53 PM Wed 11 Dec 2013 GMT
The Kiteracing Oceanic Championships 2013 are currently underway at Leighton Beach, Fremantle. German Florian Gruber showed why he holds the World Champion Course Racing crown today, winning all of his heats on the first day of the competition. ...
Clipper Round the World Yacht Race - Teams continue to battle it out
By Clipper Ventures,
12:00 PM Wed 11 Dec 2013 GMT
Clipper Round the World Yacht Race 2013-14 is on day 8 of Race 5. It’s set to be one of the closest finishes we’ve seen so far in the Race, with less than 200 miles left to Sydney, Australia the teams continue to battle it out for those coveted podium positions and those all important points. ...
America's Cup: Dalton to be part of Team NZ's 'positive' future
By Greg Pearson, TV3 News,
11:43 AM Wed 11 Dec 2013 GMT
Grant Dalton says Emirates Team New Zealand's future is looking positive and, importantly, he will be a part of it.
Dalton has been busy. He's just returned home from Europe where he met with sponsors and launched a recruitment drive. ...
1 of 31
Our Advertisers are committed to our sport, please support them!
This site and its contents are © Copyright TetraMedia Pty. Ltd and/or the original author, photographer etc. All Rights Reserved.
Photographs are copyright by law. If you wish to use or buy a photograph you must contact the photographer directly (there is a hyperlink in most cases to their website, or do a Google search.) with your request.
Please do not contact
as we cannot give permission for use of other photographer’s images.
Only if the photographer named on the image is Sail-world.com, Powerboat-world.com, Marinebusiness-world.com or NZBoating-World.com.
Ph: +61 2 8006 1873 fax: +61 2 8076 0459
or complete our
[ Banner Advertising Specification
[Bot Archive ]
Customised news feeds -Marine Industry companies, Clubs and Associations have their own customised version of our news feed on their website.