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Extreme Sailing Series - Battle royale underway in Rio By Extreme Sailing Series, , 2:11 AM Sat 8 Dec 2012
The last showdown for the 2012 Extreme Sailing Series is now underway in Rio de Janeiro amid the gaze of the world famous statue of Christ the Redeemer on a race course that is rapidly earning itself a reputation as one of the most beautiful that the Extreme 40s have ever raced on. ...[more]


Extreme Sailing Series - Rio prepares to welcome the Extreme 40s By Extreme Sailing Series, , 6:59 AM Fri 30 Nov 2012
In only one week, the Extreme 40s will be heading into the final battle of the 2012 Extreme Sailing Series in the spectacular city of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil – the same city that will not only be hosting the FIFA World Cup Final in 2014 but the 2016 Olympic Games, making it the destination of choice for sporting fans around the world. ...[more]


2012 Paralympic Games a winner in global TV ratings By IPC, , 3:05 AM Wed 28 Nov 2012
The London 2012 Paralympic Games were a TV ratings winner with pictures shown in more countries than ever before and attracted their biggest ever international audience according to new figures published by the International Paralympic Committee (IPC). ...[more]


Extreme Sailing Series - Rio showdown on the horizon By Extreme Sailing Series, , 7:50 AM Sun 25 Nov 2012
In just over a week’s time, the Extreme 40s will be heading into the final battle of the 2012 Extreme Sailing Series in the spectacular city of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil – the same city that will not only be hosting the FIFA World Cup Final in 2014 but the 2016 Olympic Games, making it the destination of choice for sporting fans around the world. ...[more]


London Paralympic Games debrief to start in Rio By IPC, , 3:25 AM Wed 21 Nov 2012
The organising committee of what International Paralympic Committee (IPC) President Sir Philip Craven defined as the best ever Paralympic Games, will share their knowledge and experiences of London 2012 with future organising committees and the 2020 candidate cities this week in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. ...[more]


America’s Cup World Series action returns to Naples in 2013 By Irene Corosu, , 6:29 AM Tue 13 Nov 2012
Talented sailors will return to Naples, Italy from April 16-21 for the first America’s Cup World Series event of 2013. Naples originally hosted the AC World Series in April 2012, drawing over 500,000 spectators on site, with the racing on the water highlighted by a spectacular debut from the Italian Luna Rossa Challenge team, who won fleet racing and finished in second place in match racing. ...[more]


2012 Olympics: The Medalists thoughts on Kites and Windsurfers By Richard Gladwell, 11:19 PM Fri 2 Nov 2012
At the Medal Winners Media Conference held after the Medal Ceremony for the Mens and Womens Windsurfing Event at the 2012 Olympics, the new Olympic Medalists were asked their thoughts on the decision to change the event from Windsurfing to Kiteboarding the 2016 Olympics. ...[more]


Extreme Sailing Series - Four teams prepare to charge for podium By Extreme Sailing Series, , 3:19 PM Fri 2 Nov 2012
Extreme Sailing Series 2012 final Act is being held in Rio de Janeiro and by the end of play on the 9th December one team will be crowned 2012 Extreme Sailing Series champions. Four teams are preparing to make a charge for the podium, but only one will lift the much-coveted 2012 trophy. ...[more]


Lessons to be learnt from Sailing Event crowd hype By Rob Kothe, , 3:28 AM Tue 23 Oct 2012
In the months and weeks before the 2012 London Olympic regatta in Weymouth, which started in late July at the peak of the local tourist season, the local authorities had erected signs asking people to plan their travel plans carefully on the Devon coast because of expected delays due to heavy traffic congestion because of the upcoming Olympic event in Weymouth-Portland. ...[more]


Extreme Sailing Series - Victory for Groupe Edmond de Rothschild By Extreme Sailing Series, , 6:00 AM Mon 22 Oct 2012
In Act 7 of the Extreme Sailing Series in Nice, France, the French team Groupe Edmond de Rothschild ended the day where they started it – at the top of the leaderboard with a win in the penultimate Act of the year on home soil. ...[more]


Extreme Sailing Series - Stakes ramp up on the French Riviera By Extreme Sailing Series, 6:37 AM Sun 21 Oct 2012
On the penultimate day of the Extreme Sailing Series in Nice, France, the stakes ramped up a notch on the French Riviera as the battle lines for the final day of Act 7 were drawn. The ever growing public crowds on the Promenade des Anglais witnessed home team Groupe Edmond de Rothschild move into the overall lead and Pierre Pennec’s team has a slim 4.3 point advantage over Oman’s The Wave, Muscat. ...[more]


Extreme Sailing Series Day 2 - Damages, man overboard, action aplenty By Extreme Sailing Series, , 6:07 AM Sat 20 Oct 2012
Day 2 of the Extreme Sailing Series was a full pressure day as the gusty conditions, short courses and reaching starts tested some of the world’s best sailors to their limits – including current Series leader Leigh McMillan whose team, The Wave, Muscat found themselves limping back to port following a collision on the start line in the final race of the day with Alinghi and Red Bull Sailing Team. ...[more]


Extreme Sailing Series Act 7 - First day of action in Nice cancelled By Extreme Sailing Series, , 4:42 AM Fri 19 Oct 2012
The first day of competition for Act 7 of the Extreme Sailing Series in Nice, France, has been cancelled due to ‘extreme’ conditions. ‘On the edge, then over it’ – this was Extreme Sailing Series Race Director Phil Lawrence’s description of conditions in Nice today that resulted in the cancellation at the penultimate Act. ...[more]


Extreme Sailing Series - High stakes battle on the horizon By Extreme Sailing Series, , 1:45 AM Fri 12 Oct 2012
Act 7 of the 2012 Extreme Sailing Series global tour is right around the corner, as some of the world’s greatest sailors prepare to descend once again on to the shores of Nice, France, from the 18th-21st October. Four days of racing are planned in the final European Act of the 2012 Series as the eight Extreme 40 teams prepare for what is sure to be a nail bitingly close regatta. ...[more]


Extreme Sailing Series - Williams and GAC Pindar ready for Nice battle By Nicolle Bloomfield, , 12:15 AM Fri 12 Oct 2012
The penultimate event of the Extreme Sailing Series will take place in Nice, France from the 18th-21st October and the current ISAF World Match Racing champion, Ian Williams is to lead the GAC Pindar Extreme team once again. Fresh from competing at Match Race France and the Argo Gold Cup in Bermuda where the Brit picked up another two podium results, Williams now heads to France ready for action. ...[more]


AC World Series San Francisco concludes for Artemis Racing By Paul Cayard, 3:19 AM Tue 9 Oct 2012
Artemis Racing's Paul Cayard reports on the conclusion of the America's Cup World Series in San Francisco, California: The AC World Series is over after the Super Sunday race amid the Blue Angels, the Blue Grass Festival the 49ers and the Giants. Today's race was heavily weighted with 40 points for first place rather than the 12 points for the winner of the first six fleet races. ...[more]


America's Cup World Series San Francisco - Images by Chuck Lantz By Chuck Lantz, San Francisco , 9:51 PM Mon 8 Oct 2012
More photos of Saturday's action at the America's Cup World Series San Francisco by photographer Chuck Lantz. ...[more]


Fisher's View: Day 5 - Super Sunday in America's Cup WS By Bob Fisher, San Francisco, USA , 9:09 AM Mon 8 Oct 2012
Day 5 Final of the Fleet racing: After yesterday's race programme, no one could doubt that San Francisco Bay is the perfect venue for the America's Cup in catamarans. Huge crowds, many of whom were the result of the spectacular Air Show provided as part of the annual Fleet Week, saw the racing at close quarters with the finishes of the tip of the Peninsular at the end of Yacht Road ...[more]


AC World Series San Francisco - Spectacular day on San Francisco Bay By Paul Cayard, 6:59 AM Mon 8 Oct 2012
Artemis Racing’s Paul Cayard reports from San Francisco, California at America's Cup World Series: Another spectacular day on the Bay of San Francisco. The Blue Angels were working up in the air and the America's Cup sailors were working at sea level. It was a historical day too because I think that today was the largest crowd to ever watch a sailboat race in person. ...[more]


AC World Series San Francisco - Saturday photos by Chuck Lantz By Chuck Lantz, San Francisco , 6:33 AM Mon 8 Oct 2012
Images from Saturday's action at the America's Cup World Series San Francisco by photographer Chuck Lantz. ...[more]


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