Please select your home edition
Edition
Wildwind 2016 728x90
Trofeo Princesa Sofía Iberostar - Back to business Trofeo Princesa Sofía Iberostar - Back to business It was a return to business as usual for the second day of competition at Trofeo Princesa Sofía Iberostar regatta. From a funky first day of racing when the promising solid morning breeze evaporated to become difficult, shifty and unsettled and then disappeared, it was a return to business as usual for the second day of competition at the 48th edition of the Trofeo Princesa Sofía Iberostar regatta. by Panos Marinopoulos Posted today at 3:18 am 2017 Nanny Cay Cup - Winners in light breezes 2017 Nanny Cay Cup - Winners in light breezes A tauntingly light breeze of five - seven knots out of the south was enough to get 50+ boats starting in Nanny Cay Cup A tauntingly light breeze of five - seven knots out of the south was enough to get 50+ boats starting in the Nanny Cay Cup, the first event of the 2017 BVI Spring Regatta and Sailing Festival. Rather than the usual Round Tortola race, conditions favoured a 16 NM course starting in the channel off Nanny Cay and taking the fleet around Pelican and Flanagan Islands. by BVI Spring Regatta Posted today at 1:43 am 'Chilled' champagne sailing on Day 3 of H.H Warsash Spring Series 'Chilled' champagne sailing on Day 3 of H.H Warsash Spring Series Sunday, 26 March’s racing sees us at midpoint of the Helly Hansen Warsash Spring Series Sunday, 26 March’s racing sees us at midpoint of the Helly Hansen Warsash Spring Series and the overall results are beginning to take shape as the front runners and riders start to become apparent. by Louise Nicholls Posted on 28 Mar It’s all about time at the 44th St. Thomas International Regatta It’s all about time at the 44th St. Thomas International Regatta Several classes were too close to call going into the final day of racing at the 44th St. Thomas International Regatta Several classes were too close to call going into the final day of racing at the 44th St. Thomas International Regatta (STIR), held March 24 to 26 out of St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands. The reason? A mix of STIR-signature round-the-island courses combined with conditions that ranged from near breathless calm to blustery gusts over three days of racing that kept competitors on their toes by Carol Bareuther Posted on 28 Mar Princesa Sofia Iberostar– Breeze shuffles fleet but Karpak still leads Princesa Sofia Iberostar– Breeze shuffles fleet but Karpak still leads The first race of the day was won by Hungarian, Zsombor Berecz, from Alessio Spadoni of Italy and Piotr Kula of Poland. The first race of the day was won by Hungarian, Zsombor Berecz, from Alessio Spadoni of Italy and Piotr Kula of Poland. Max Salminen of Sweden, then won the second race from Alican Kaynar, of Turkey and Ondrej Teply, of the Czech Republic. by Robert Deaves Posted on 28 Mar Seattle returns as host and partner in Clipper Round the World Race Seattle returns as host and partner in Clipper Round the World Race The announcement that the Seattle will feature on the global route and enter a team, was made by Official Tourism Board Making its debut in the 2015-16 edition of the race, which saw the city’s name and iconic skyline emblazoned on one of the race’s twelve 70-foot ocean racing yachts, Visit Seattle promoted the city as a destination for leisure, tourism and business during its eleven month, 40,000 nautical mile journey around the globe. by Amy Martindale / Clipper Ventures Posted on 28 Mar The America's Cup Superyacht Program – A true highlight The America's Cup Superyacht Program – A true highlight The 35th America’s Cup in Bermuda will feature the fastest yachts in the 166 year history of the competition Superyachts are a very important part of the America’s Cup and, reflecting the high value of their role in the events that will take place in Bermuda in May and June, a dedicated America’s Cup Superyacht Program was created by the America’s Cup Event Authority (ACEA), in conjunction with BWA Yachting. by America's Cup Posted on 28 Mar IRC Double Handed National Championships to take place in the Solent IRC Double Handed National Championships to take place in the Solent With no discards the format will provide Great Britain with all round champions of double handed keelboat racing By popular demand, the event has been expanded to cover three days with five races. With no discards the format will provide Great Britain with all round champions of double handed keelboat racing - champions of a series that includes a laid marks course, round the cans racing and a long passage race, the main elements of double handed keelboat racing. by RSYC Sailing Posted on 28 Mar Magic Marine RS400 Winter Championships at Leigh and Lowton SC Magic Marine RS400 Winter Championships at Leigh and Lowton SC Fifteen visitors joined the seven home boats at Leigh and Lowton Sailing Club on 25/26th to make a total of 22 entries On Saturday, a high pressure system sat overhead which put paid to any hope of racing. A trip to the local Ten Pin Bowling alley was quickly arranged, and unofficial line honours were taken by Mike Allen from Bala who tried to reassure the rest of the assembled that he hadn't played any more than five times in the last two weeks, but no-one believed him. by Dave Exley Posted on 28 Mar RS800 Spring Championship at Rutland Sailing Club RS800 Spring Championship at Rutland Sailing Club Competitors were greeted by glorious spring sunshine and a brisk NE wind blowing straight down the lake. Being the first event of the season there were a few questions to be answered: How would Andy and Allyson Jeffries go in their brand new boat? Had Luke and Emma McEwen been practicing? How many would turn up with twin tillers and crew sheeting? ….and if they did would they be faster than the rest? The answers: eventually very well, yes, one… and the jury is still out on that one… by Dan Goodman Posted on 28 Mar Meet Clipper 2017-18 Race skipper Tristan Brooks Meet Clipper 2017-18 Race skipper Tristan Brooks Tristan Brooks first took to the water at the age of ten, spending his childhood fine tuning his dinghy skills Tristan Brooks first took to the water at the age of ten, spending his childhood fine tuning his dinghy skills on the Menai Strait in North Wales, and has spent the past 13 years working as a professional skipper, mate and engineer. by Clipper Round the World Posted on 28 Mar Hydrofoil Pro Tour 2017 - Registration and Day 1 Hydrofoil Pro Tour 2017 - Registration and Day 1 Registration took place at Casa Tara Retreat on March 25th with a sunset view and steamy jacuzzi, a different venue Registration took place at Casa Tara Retreat on March 25th with a sunset view and steamy jacuzzi, a different venue to kick off the event. Riders and manufacturers have flown in from various corners of the world to attend. At times, there are half a dozen languages being spoken at the breakfast table. by Playa Central Kiteboarding Posted on 28 Mar An Int’l fleet race ready for BVI Spring Regatta and Sailing Festival An Int’l fleet race ready for BVI Spring Regatta and Sailing Festival Many of this year's participants in the BVI Spring Regattamade their way ashore today to register for a racing Many of this year's participants in the BVI Spring Regatta and Sailing Festival made their way ashore today to register for a week of world-class racing out of Nanny Cay, Tortola. The Marina is alive with activity - old friends catching up and first-timers partaking of the infamous Mount Gay rum drinks at the beach bar. With the breeze looking light for Tuesday's annual Round Tortola Race by BVI Spring Regatta Posted on 28 Mar Noble Marine UK Spring Championships - Overall report Noble Marine UK Spring Championships - Overall report Twenty-eight RS Aeros competed at Island Barn, excited at prospect of blue-sky day with flat water and large home fleet. Twenty-eight RS Aeros competed at Island Barn, excited at the prospect of a breezy blue-sky day with flat water and a large home fleet. A welcoming committee to help up the ramp, fine bacon baps and an Aero bar for all those who had pre-registered set the feel for the day with everyone made thoroughly welcome on what certainly felt like a warming change in the season. by The RS Aero UK Class Association Posted on 28 Mar America's Cup - Talbot Wilson reports from the Practice Series America's Cup - Talbot Wilson reports from the Practice Series Bermudan based sailing journalist, Talbot Wilson looks at the first five day practice racing session just concluded Talbot Wilson looks at the first five day practice racing session just concluded in Bermuda. All five America’s Cup teams training in Bermuda have wrapped up the first of six “practice racing periods” allowed under the latest changes to the 2017 America’s Cup protocol. The protocol changes were approved March 16 by the defender, Oracle Team USA and signed by the four challengers in Bermuda. by Sail-World Posted on 28 Mar Princesa Sofía Iberostar – New wave of passion in Palma Princesa Sofía Iberostar – New wave of passion in Palma Laser Radial champion Alison Young did not have the regatta she dreamed of in Rio. But she is back in the boat she loves For many of the 833 sailors racing at the opening day of what is effectively the start of the new four year Olympic cycle of European regattas brings a unique excitement. by Andi Robertson Posted on 27 Mar Princesa Sofia Iberostar – Karpak consistent as format test begins Princesa Sofia Iberostar – Karpak consistent as format test begins A 15-20 knots in first race rose to more than 20 knots, before dropping from 15 down to five knots in the second race. Karpak got away to the best start at with a 3, 2 scoreline, leaving him at the top of the fleet, on a day when many sailors picked up wildly different scores as the wind played tricks with the fleet in the second race. by Robert Deaves Posted on 27 Mar Princess Sofia Trophy – Park’s pride as he prepares for Palma finale Princess Sofia Trophy – Park’s pride as he prepares for Palma finale RYA Olympic Manager Stephen Park believes the British Sailing Team is in the right place for multi-medal winning success ‘Sparky’, as Park is commonly known, will preside over some 63 British Sailing Team athletes at the first major European event of the year, before moving on to a new role at British Cycling next month after over 20 years with the RYA. by Anisha Walkerley / RYA Posted on 27 Mar Volvo Ocean Race - Team AkzoNobel leaves Persico Volvo Ocean Race - Team AkzoNobel leaves Persico The Simeon Tienpont skippered Team AkzoNobel Volvo65 has left the building facility at Persico Marine in Bergamo The Simeon Tienpont skippered Team AkzoNobel Volvo65 has left the building facility at Persico Marine in Bergamo, Italy to The Boatyard in Lisbon under the custodianship of GAC Pindar. Before she left the yard at Persico the team had a celebration to mark the end of the build phase. by Sail-World.com NZ Posted on 27 Mar America's Cup - First five day round of practice racing concludes America's Cup - First five day round of practice racing concludes The latest round of America’s Cup Class (ACC) practice racing ahead of the 35th America’s Cup has concluded The latest round of America’s Cup Class (ACC) practice racing ahead of the 35th America’s Cup concluded on a beautiful spring Sunday on the Great Sound. All five America’s Cup teams now based in Bermuda took part in a series of match races in varied conditions, racing each other on a course that closely mirrors that to be used in May and June 2017 by America's Cup Media Posted on 27 Mar
Wildwind 2016 660x82Protector - 660 x 82Zhik Yachting 660x82