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We speak to North Sails' Quinny Houry in Palma
by Mark Jardine
At the epicentre for all superyacht matters in Europe We spoke to Quinny Houry of North Sails in Palma, the epicentre for all superyacht matters in Europe.
Posted on 19 Jun
Celebrating summer's arrival and the longest days
by David Schmidt
Latest Sail-World USA newsletter from David Schmidt There's something about the arrival of the summer solstice that's conducive to being thankful for the gloriously long days ahead, while also being conscious of the fact that, starting on Saturday, days will be getting slightly shorter.
Posted on 18 Jun
Anticipation on Crew Allocation Day
by Mark Jardine
We meet the new Clipper Race sailors to discover their stories... Clipper Race Crew Allocation Day, held at the Portsmouth Guildhall, is a huge moment in the build-up to the race itself. This is the day when crew find out who their Skipper will be and meet their teammates for the first time.
Posted on 18 Jun
Put your two hands together, please…
by John Curnow, Editor, Sail-World AUS
Going shorthanded has been loved by many for ages Going shorthanded has been loved by many for ages. The French have certainly been great exponents of this method of sailing, and it also has traction in the Pacific, as well.
Posted on 16 Jun
FAST Forward Slowly (but surely)
by Kimball Livingston
Facility for Advanced Sailing and Technology progressing Paige Railey spent the second week of June doing what a hard-traveling Olympic hopeful does, sailing. In this case, she was back on San Francisco Bay at what she cheerfully calls "the new home base" of the US Sailing Team, Treasure Island.
Posted on 14 Jun
An Ausome Rolex Fastnet Team
by Mark Jardine
Autistic crew led by Lottie Harland and Alex Ahmann build up to the famous race We spoke to the team of autistic sailors, led by Lottie Harland and Alex Ahmann, who are building up to race Ausome-Lyra of London, a Swan 431 yacht, in the 2019 Rolex Fastnet Race, starting on 3rd August in Cowes.
Posted on 14 Jun
Jake Sorosky on the RS21's recent American arrival
by David Schmidt
An interview with Jake Sorosky about RS21 class' recent inroads into American sailing I checked in with Jake Sorosky, who handles RS21 outside sales for West Coast Sailing, to learn more about this exciting design and its recent American invasion.
Posted on 13 Jun
Make 2019 count! Reusable rather than disposable
by Gael Pawson
What do Olympic gold medallist sailors use? If we all changed as many of the disposable items we use to reusable alternatives we'd make a huge impact on our sustainability. It's not just the products themselves, but the chemicals. It doesn't have to be all or nothing.
Posted on 12 Jun
Anne-Cecile Turner on The Ocean Race's green moves
by David Schmidt
An interview with Anne-Cecile Turner about The Ocean Race's latest green initiatives I checked in with Anne-Cecile Turner, The Ocean Race's Sustainability Program director, via email, to learn more about how this time-honored ocean race is working to help address microplastic pollution and other ocean-related environmental concerns.
Posted on 11 Jun
The Race to Alaska and remembering Lowell North
by David Schmidt
Latest Sail-World USA newsletter from David Schmidt The annual Race to Alaska (R2AK) specializes in delivering unique experiences that unfurl on the same patch of highly unpredictable, tide-riven brine.
Posted on 10 Jun
Back for more. Much more…
by John Curnow, Editor, Sail-World AUS
Advanced Wing System's double luff mainsail and rig, again We first saw Advanced Wing System's double luff mainsail and rig in "It's all about wings (again)". In the intervening time, Greg and Patrick Johnston have been working with American Magic on their converted MC38, The Mule.
Posted on 9 Jun
A Q&A with Roy Guay about the 2019 Bermuda One-Two
by David Schmidt
An interview with Roy Guay about the 2019 Bermuda One-Two I checked in with Roy Guay, the event chairman of the 2019 Bermuda One-Two, via email, to learn more about this adventurous single- and double-handed offshore contest.
Posted on 5 Jun
2019 SoCal 300 and CA 500 Wrap Up
by San Diego Yacht Club
Many Southern California boats use the race as a Transpac Race qualifier The Santa Cruz 50/52 class has been a mainstay in the CA Offshore Race Week since the beginning. Dave MacEwen's Lucky Duck and Bill Helvestine's Deception have raced all four of the series since it began in 2016.
Posted on 4 Jun
Robin Keller on the U.S. Multihull Championship
by David Schmidt
An interview with Robin Keller about the 2019 U.S. Multihull Championship I checked in with Robin Keller, co-chair of the 2019 U.S. Multihull Championship (June 7-9, 2019), via email, to learn more about this demanding and highly competitive multihull regatta.
Posted on 4 Jun
Celebrating the Race to Alaska
by David Schmidt
R2AK is a unique brew of adventure and adrenaline June's arrival in the Pacific Northwest is a special time thanks to the area's unique sailing scene that includes events such as the annual Race to Alaska.
Posted on 4 Jun
Click&Boat Review: A new concept in yacht charter
by Sarah Heron
The world's leading online boat rental platform Launched in 2013, Click&Boat has become the world's leading online yacht charter platform, dubbed the 'Airbnb of the seas' by CNN.
Posted on 3 Jun
Like we did not see that coming...
by John Curnow, Editor, Sail-World AUS
You know we had always said that the pool just did not look like being big enough You know we had always said that the pool just did not look like being big enough. Yet that does not change the fact that seeing the first of the second tier of challengers depart, stage left, is a sad moment across so many levels.
Posted on 2 Jun
Henri Lloyd launch their Fremantle range in London
by Mark Jardine
We look at some of the key features and talk to the lead designer Henri Lloyd is back. On Wednesday night in London at The Army Gym, in Covent Garden, the new team behind the iconic brand showcased their new Fremantle range produced in their own dedicated European factory to a select group of retailers and journalists.
Posted on 30 May
An interview with Sue Service about Cal Race Week
by David Schmidt
An interview with Sue Service about the 2019 Cal Race Week I checked in with Sue Service, who serves as the regatta chair of the 2019 Cal Race Week (June 1-2, 2019), via email, to learn more about this exciting West Coast regatta.
Posted on 29 May
A Q&A with Manny Gomez about the 2019 SoCal 300
by David Schmidt
An interview with Manny Gomez about the 2019 SoCal 300 I checked in with Manny Gomez, who serves as chair of the SoCal 300 (May 31-June 1, 2019), via email, to learn more about this exciting West Coast offshore challenge.
Posted on 28 May
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