Dominque Wavre (SUI) and Michèle Paret's (FRA) Mirabaud was dismasted during a storm and Groupe Bel (Kito de Pavant and Sébastien Audigane) abandoned the race after keel damage.
Ths week we bring you an exclusive interview with Jarle Andhoy - we have the very strange case of the missing Berserk and three of her crew near McMurdo Sound in Antarctica. Its all very odd, what do YOU think about this? We welcome your comments.
Hannah Jenner and Anna-Maria Renken (GER) have secured the charter of the Class40, 40 Degrees, for the double-handed Global Ocean Race 2011-12 which starts in September. The pair will sail 40 Degrees double-handed to the Azores as their GOR qualifying voyage.
The 18ft Skiffs have finished whizzing around Sydney Harbour (Australia) in their World Championship battle and Sail-World.com has videos, news and images from each of the day's racing.
On the subject of video don't miss Richard Gladwell's onboard AC45 video. Or our 'Freo 1987 ' America's Cup videos - a blast from the past.
Of course we have more local and international sailing news from around the globe.
Our hearts go out to the people of Japan as their country faces one of the biggest challenges in many years after the devastating earthquake and subsequent tsunami and now some potentially enormous nuclear issues.
If you liked this newsletter, do nothing, we will send you another ..
Naa, please don't send me another.
Follow Sail-World on Twitter
Customised news feeds
Marine Industry companies, Clubs and Associations have asked can they received their own customised version of our Sail-World news feed. The answer is yes; customised in content, news category, for example or region of the world and appearance.
CLICK HEREto view examples and get free news tickers for your site. ------------------------------------------------------------------
Too much sailing news? Not enough?
Change the frequency of newsletters, from once a week to a monthly newsletter. Change from html (graphics & pictures) newsletters to text only newsletter, (best for slow connections, mobile phones and PDA's etc. Change from Sail-World New Zealand Newsletters to Sail-World Cruising International Newsletters etc. Temporarily inactivate your subscription for a period, when you will be on holidays etc. or change to text for the same period. Or even (gasp) unsubscribe. Change your newsletter subscription profile here or take off list