#Trim(mainLayout.Name)# Advertising Info Advertising Info

News Home Video Gallery Newsletters Features Cruising FishingBoating
Photo Gallery Magnetic Is RW MarineBusiness-World Event Calendar

sail-world.com - News Archives
News Archive    

1000 related News Items.

Images of the Round the North Island Race: Wellington stopover By Images Genevieve Howard; Words: SSANZ, 10:37 PM Tue 1 Mar 2011
Wellington based photo-journalist Genevieve Howard captured these images of the Two Man Round North Island Race during their Wellington stopover. The first yacht, Cookson 50 Akatea, arrived in Wellington on Friday afternoon ahead of a vicious southerly front which pounded the rest of the fleet with 40 knot headwinds on Friday night. Many yachts took shelter in New Plymouth or the Marlborough Sound ...[more]

'Classic' - The Revival of Classic Boating in New Zealand By Rob Tickner and Richard Gladwell, 9:02 PM Sat 29 Jan 2011
Classic boats are treasured the world over, but this recently launched book concentrates on the classic boats of New Zealand, and in particular rejuvenation of the one of the great classic racing yacht fleets in the world. 'Classic: The Revival of Classic Boating in New Zealand' has received outstanding reviews since its launch last month. ...[more]

NZ Laser Nationals decided on a countback By NZ Laser Assoc and Sail-World, Takapuna, NZL , 8:09 AM Wed 26 Jan 2011
2008 Olympic representative, Andrew Murdoch has won the 2011 New Zealand National Laser Championships, sailed at Torbay. Two day's racing were lost due to inclement weather, resulting in the regatta being shortened to just eight races, allowing one discard. Murdoch won the title on a countback from Wellington's top performing Josh Junior. ...[more]

Images of Bay of Islands Sailing Week: The Multihulls By Christine Webb, 7:41 AM Wed 26 Jan 2011
Bay of Islands Sailing Week is over for another year. Here we present the second of several galleries of images from regatta photographer, Christine Webb, covering the sailing action - this one of the Multihulls ...[more]

Book Extract: 'The Pope of Sailing' - Bungy McRae at the RYS, Cowes By Paul Henderson, 9:39 PM Tue 25 Jan 2011
Former ISAF President and Int 14 sailor, Paul Henderson represented Canada in the 1958 Prince of Wales Trophy, sailed in Cowes, Isle of Wight. Bungy McRae was one of the New Zealand team at that regatta. In this extract from his excellent book 'The Pope of Sailing', Henderson outlines his relationship with McRae, who hailed from from Rotorua ...[more]

2011 Pacific Quarter Ton Championships and Reunion at Panmure By John Bennett, 6:48 AM Wed 19 Jan 2011
The Panmure Yacht & Boating Club offers the original PGH/Lynn Pacific Quarter Ton Cup for annual competition, to be conducted by PYBC. The trophy can be competed for in 2011 in a reunion regatta for yachts that were once holders of a Quarter Ton Class Rating, or a sister ship ...[more]

Day Three of the P Class and Starling National Championships By Nickolas Radovanovic, Napier , 8:24 AM Sat 8 Jan 2011
A strong northwesterly on Day3 added to the variety of sailing conditions offered at the Starling National Championship and Tauranga Cup, hosted by Napier Sailing Club. ...[more]

Cantabrian wins Starling Match Racing Series By Sail-World Correspondent, Napier , 7:36 PM Tue 4 Jan 2011
A Canterbury sailor has taken out the 2011 Starling Match Racing Series today in Napier, holding off a strong challenge from Northern District's Alice Noyer to win the best of five final by three wins to two. ...[more]

13 year old Waikato sailor takes out Tanner Cup By Nickolas Radovanovic, Napier , 2:49 AM Tue 4 Jan 2011
A young sailor from the central North Island, has won the Tanner Cup, showing skill beyond his 13 years by winning the first two races today in very light and shifty conditions in Napier, making it three in a row and ensuring victory with a race to spare. ...[more]

Massive Fireworks display welcomes the New Year on Waitemata By Richard Gladwell, 8:08 AM Sat 1 Jan 2011
A massive fireworks display, sponsored by Kim Schmitz (Kim DotCom) was centrepiece of Auckland's celebrations to welcome the New Year, and new decade on the Waitemata harbour, last night, starting at the stroke of midnight. This year's display was much more spectacular than usual and was run from a barge in the Waitemata, with a second display launched from the top of the SkyTower ...[more]

P-class and Starling Nationals get underway in Napier in New Year By Richard Gladwell, 8:32 AM Fri 31 Dec 2010
The National Championships for the P class and Starling get underway in Napier, tomorrow, New Year's Day. On New year's Day racing will be held for the Tanner Cup (the inter-provincial championship) for P-class. The first day of racing in the Starling Match Racing Championship will also be staged. ...[more]

NZL 49er sailors Peter Burling & Blair Tuke summarise 2010 By Peter Burling Blair Tuke, Tauranga , 9:05 AM Thu 23 Dec 2010
We arrived home in NZ on Sunday after 45 days training and racing our 49er in Australia – 4 regattas and a lot of fun. Debriefs and 2011 planning are now all done in time for Christmas. ...[more]

TeamVodafoneSailing hopes for policy change on Hobart race By Zoe Hawkins, 11:03 AM Wed 22 Dec 2010
TeamVodafoneSailing is probably the fastest race yacht in Australasia but it's making no headway in its quest to complete some of Australia's greatest yacht races, including the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race. The 60 foot trimaran is one of the Orma 60 designs, a European class boat designed for safe but exhilarating solo and fully crewed coastal and offshore racing and record setting. ...[more]

Big turn out expected for the 30th National Keelboat Championships By Boyd Wason, 10:30 PM Mon 20 Dec 2010
On 31st March, New Zealand’s best keelboat crews from across all clubs and divisions, and a handful of brave overseas teams, will come together on the Waitemata Harbour to compete over three days for the title of The 2011 National Keelboat Champion. ...[more]

Images from Sail Melbourne: RS:X class By Vincenzo Baglione, Melburn , 12:43 PM Sun 19 Dec 2010
Vincenzo Baglione presents another gallery of images from Day 4 of Sail Melbourne 2010, Round 1 of the 2011 ISAF sailing World Cup ...[more]

40 boats to contest our country's toughest yacht race By Zoe Hawkins, 8:20 PM Mon 13 Dec 2010
Forty boats and eighty sailors will race around the North Island of New Zealand in the Short Handed Sailing Association’s Round North Island Two Handed Race starting on 19 February 2011. The 1,244 nautical mile marathon starts in Auckland and circles the island in an anticlockwise direction, with 24 hour stopover in Mangonui and 48 hour stopovers in Wellington and Napier. ...[more]

Upcoming Forceracing Clinics By Andrew Brown, Takapuna , 11:00 AM Wed 8 Dec 2010
It is time for some more Forceracing Clinics: Kohi Yacht Club Clinic 15-17th December; Forceracing Optimist Clinics: Clinic 2: December 18-21st (with a two day 20-21st option as well); Forceracing Clinic 3; Clinic 3: Forceracing's third Clinic of the season is from the 28th to 30th January, to be held at the Nationals venue, Wakatere Boating Club. ...[more]

Tribute regatta a huge success in 2010 By Jodie Bakewell-White, Auckland , 5:23 PM Tue 7 Dec 2010
The 2010 Sir Peter Blake Regatta was, as predicted, the largest yet with close to 450 entries making the regatta to be what the organisers believe to be biggest two day centre-board regatta in the Southern Hemisphere. 22 classes took part of three separate courses. ...[more]

Monsoon Cup: Ainslie crashes his way into Semi-Finals, World No1 exits By Richard Gladwell and WMRT, 9:53 AM Sun 5 Dec 2010
Triple Olympic Gold medalist Ben Ainslie (GBR) TEAMORIGIN created something of an upset today when he displaced world #1 ranked skipper Mathieu Richard in the quarterfinals of the 2010 Monsoon Cup. The loss for Richard (FRA) means that he is is reliant on others to win the World Match Racing title, and take the crown vacated by defending world champion Adam Minoprio and his BlackMatch Racing te ...[more]

Monsoon Cup: Video action from Terengganu By WMRT Media, 8:25 PM Sat 4 Dec 2010
The World Match Racing Tour have extracted the best clips from the live coverage of the 2010 Monsoon Cup in Terengganu, Malaysia ...[more]

Page 49 of 50

Switch Default Region to:

Social Media





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 Us

Advertisers Information

Submit news/events

Search Stories/Text


Advertisers Directory

Newsletter Archive

Photo Gallery


Banner Advertising Details

Newsletter Subscribe

Video Gallery





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.
LocalAds   DE  ES  FR  IT