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Vendée Globe Day 28: Abandoning trio in Cape Town Vendée Globe Day 28: Abandoning trio in Cape Town Davies, Thomson & Simonevoke the origin of the race Under blue skies with Cape Town's Table Mountain in the distance, Davies struggled to keep her emotions in check as she said "After the violence of the impact I'm relieved to be here, the harshness of what I hit." by Vendée Globe Posted 5 Dec 08:48 PST Vendée Globe Day 28: Sam Davies withdraws Vendée Globe Day 28: Sam Davies withdraws Sam Davies confirmed by video at 0900hrs UTC that she is officially retiring from the Vendee Globe On her arrival in Cape Town this morning as Sam Davies confirmed by video at 0900hrs UTC that she is officially retiring from the race, following her collision with a UFO. by Vendée Globe Posted 5 Dec 04:20 PST December FINNFARE showcases Finn sailing in 2021 December FINNFARE showcases Finn sailing in 2021 Also summaries from the Europeans in Gdynia and the Silver Cup in Canet The December 2020 issue of FINNFARE showcases extraordinary amount of Finn sailing that has happened this year despite the lockdowns and cancelled events. by Robert Deaves Posted 5 Dec 02:13 PST Criloa set to return for Cape to Rio 2023 Criloa set to return for Cape to Rio 2023 A historic entry with an all-female crew An entry by Carina Magri Seixas, "CarinaJoana" to her friends, has been received to sail the race in the magnificently maintained Impala 35 Criloa. by Hilary Ackermann Posted 5 Dec 02:00 PST Vendée Globe Day 27: The Cape of Sorrows Vendée Globe Day 27: The Cape of Sorrows Cape Town provides final safe haven for stricken solo racers Each edition of the Vendée Globe, Cape Town, South Africa provides final safe haven for stricken solo racers to retire to, restore their mental equilibrium, to reflect on what should have been and to enjoy the safety and security of terra firma. by Vendée Globe Posted 4 Dec 11:08 PST Half a million readers a month and counting! Half a million readers a month and counting! Record figures for all the titles within our network In November we have seen record figures for all the titles within our network. Sail-World.com, YachtsandYachting.com, Sail-Worldcruising.com, Powerboat-World.com and MarineBusinessWorld.com's combined readership is now over 500,000 unique users. by Sarah Heron Posted 4 Dec 06:00 PST Britain's Alex Thomson arrives safely to Cape Town Britain's Alex Thomson arrives safely to Cape Town And formally retires from the Vendée Globe After irreparable rudder damage put a stop to his quest for victory in the Vendée Globe, British sailor Alex Thomson has arrived safely in Cape Town, South Africa. by Alex Thompson Racing Posted 4 Dec 03:44 PST Introducing Henri-Lloyd AERO-FOIL Introducing Henri-Lloyd AERO-FOIL Created in collaboration with INEOS TEAM UK AERO-FOIL, created exclusively by Henri-Lloyd in collaboration with INEOS TEAM UK, is the lightest, most agile sailing kit the brand has ever produced. by Henri-Lloyd Posted 4 Dec 02:51 PST Vendée Globe Day 27 morning update Vendée Globe Day 27 morning update The BIG South Not for nothing are the southern oceans called the Big South. Pip Hare described the sheer scale of this lonely area beautifully in a video yesterday. "It is so remote. Behind me I am pointing to Antarctica..." by Vendée Globe Posted 4 Dec 01:28 PST Love of Sailing Transitions to Painting Passion Love of Sailing Transitions to Painting Passion Painting sailors' memories onto their own charts My love of sailing started as a young girl sailing with my father. Over the years I have raced in the Heineken Cup in the Caribbean, the Brisbane to Gladstone, Australian Women's Keelboat Regatta in Melbourne and many other long and short distance races. by Del Morrison Posted 3 Dec 22:05 PST Maxi Edmond de Rothschild in repair Maxi Edmond de Rothschild in repair Prior to another Jules Verne Trophy attempt Last Friday, after three days at sea on their first round the world record attempt, the crew of the Maxi Edmond de Rothschild opted to turn back after damage resulting from impact with a UFO. by Gitana Team Posted 3 Dec 21:28 PST Vendée Globe Day 26: Icebergs detected on route Vendée Globe Day 26: Icebergs detected on route Simon, Davies forced to head towards South Africa with damage After both hitting floating objects within hours of each other and sustaining damage to their IMOCAs the emotion in the voices of both Sébastien Simon and Sam Davies was a stark reminder of the cruel fates which are randomly dealt. by Vendée Globe Posted 3 Dec 11:13 PST Snipe Class announces 2020 Hall of Fame inductees Snipe Class announces 2020 Hall of Fame inductees A history of people, sailors, champions, enthusiasts, promoters, sailmakers, and organizers The International Snipe Class has a long history of which very few other classes can boast. The boat was designed by Bill Crosby in 1931 and 88 years later, 32000+ boats have been built with fleets in over 30 active nations. by International Snipe Class Posted 3 Dec 10:11 PST Roble and Shea on their 49erFX campaign Roble and Shea on their 49erFX campaign Stephanie Roble and Maggie Shea talk to David Schmidt in the build-up to the Tokyo 2021 Olympics I checked in with Stephanie Roble and Maggie Shea, via email, about their campaign to represent the USA in the 49erFX at the Tokyo 2021 Olympics amidst a pandemic that has complicated travel and typical Olympic preparations. by David Schmidt Posted 3 Dec 08:00 PST 2022 12mR World Championship to be held in Newport 2022 12mR World Championship to be held in Newport Following the resounding success of the 2019 event Following the resounding success of the 2019 12mR World Championship held in Newport, R.I., the International Twelve Metre Association (ITMA) has again selected America's City by the Sea as the venue for the 2022 12mR World Championship. by Barby MacGowan Posted 3 Dec 07:16 PST smartlink Nano from Cyclops Marine smartlink Nano from Cyclops Marine Small and Mighty: Dinghy, keelboat and sportsboat sailors now is your time Dinghy, keelboat and sportsboat sailors now is your time. This is your opportunity to retire that old rig gauge that was handed down through generations and get in on the action of real time wireless load sensing technology with the smartlink Nano. by Cyclops Marine Posted 3 Dec 04:27 PST PlanetSail Vendée Globe update PlanetSail Vendée Globe update From the Atlantic to the Southern Ocean The trip south through the Atlantic to the start of the Southern Ocean was anything but straightforward for the opening stages of the Vendée Globe. by Matt Sheahan Posted 3 Dec 04:16 PST Cabbage Tree Island Race preview Cabbage Tree Island Race preview Set to showcase Rolex Sydney Hobart talent This Friday 4 December marks Race 4 of the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia's (CYCA) Audi Centre Sydney Blue Water Pointscore, the Cabbage Tree Island Race. by DJ Munro Posted 3 Dec 02:50 PST Vendée Globe Day 26 morning update Vendée Globe Day 26 morning update Sam Davies' Initiatives Coeur hits floating object and is heading North British skipper Sam Davies informed her team that her IMOCA Initiatives-Coeur had struck a floating object at around 1900hrs UTC this evening. She is heading north at reduced speed and will inspect her boat to assess the damage. by Vendée Globe Posted 3 Dec 01:26 PST Green light for 2021 Australian WASZP Nationals Green light for 2021 Australian WASZP Nationals Set for a great event at Paynesville, Gippsland Lakes Yacht Club After an uncertain period during 2020 the Australian WASZP Class has held its nerve and it is paying dividends with the 2021 Australian WASZP Nationals set to go ahead in a big way, held from 23-26th of January. by Marc Ablett Posted 2 Dec 20:46 PST 18ft Skiff NSW Championship Race 3 preview 18ft Skiff NSW Championship Race 3 preview Better conditions expected on Sydney Harbour After a dramatic day of 40-knot Westerly winds, which forced the Australian 18 Footers League to abandon Race 2 of the NSW 18ft Skiff Championship on Sydney Harbour last Sunday, the championship will resume with Race 3 next Sunday. by Frank Quealey Posted 2 Dec 20:24 PST Emirates Team NZ online store Christmas Picks Emirates Team NZ online store Christmas Picks Emirates Team NZ online clothing store's staff make your Xmas easier with the picks of the range Emirates Team NZ online clothing store's staff make your Xmas easier with the picks of the range - shop online now, or visit their store now at the Emirates Team New Zealand base. by Emirates Team NZ Shop Posted 2 Dec 18:40 PST Vendée Globe Day 25: The Indian Strikes Vendée Globe Day 25: The Indian Strikes Nine IMOCAs pass Cape of Good Hope in same day Given that the fleet started with a record sized fleet of 33 IMOCAs and there are still, technically, 31 tracked on the race course, it is not entirely unexpected to have no fewer than 9 boats cross the longitude of the Cape of Good Hope today. by Vendée Globe Posted 2 Dec 10:59 PST America's Cup Rialto: Dec 2 - Clock ticks down America's Cup Rialto: Dec 2 - Clock ticks down The Kiwis are putting in the time with the super-sized jib - for reasons best know to themselves Three of the four America's Cup teams trained today, in another northerly breeze that started light - just above the minimum for racing, and increased to 13-15kts in the afternoon. Great sailing in the warm sunshine. Has summer arrived? by Richard Gladwell, Sail-World NZ Posted 2 Dec 03:43 PST Starboard foil and casing damage for ARKEA PAPREC Starboard foil and casing damage for ARKEA PAPREC Vendée Globe fourth placed skipper Sébastien Simon was not injured At 0820hrs UTC this morning, ARKEA PAPREC hit an unidentified floating object. The collision caused serious damage to the starboard foil. The skipper is coping with the situation with his shore team. Skipper Sébastien Simon was not injured. by Vendée Globe Posted 2 Dec 02:40 PST Vendée Globe Day 24: Relieved Escoffier speaks Vendée Globe Day 24: Relieved Escoffier speaks The 40 year old solo sailor had to abandon his IMOCA 60 PRB After being rescued from his liferaft by Jean Le Cam in big seas and strong winds the early hours of this morning some 840nm South West of Cape Town, Kevin Escoffier has been recovering on board Le Cam's appropriately named IMOCA 60 Yes We Cam! by Vendée Globe Posted 1 Dec 11:00 PST Team Barely Legal Racing's plans for the 2021 R2AK Team Barely Legal Racing's plans for the 2021 R2AK An interview with tbe team about their plans to take on the 2021 R2AK I checked in with Team Barely Legal Racing, via email, to learn more about their plans to take on the 2021 Race to Alaska with a youthful team of talented sailors. by David Schmidt Posted 1 Dec 08:00 PST The International Canoe Advent Calender 2020 The International Canoe Advent Calender 2020 The class remains one of the biggest challenges in dinghy sailing With limited events throughout the year the International Canoe Class has decided to use the advent period to show off what the class has to offer. Each day a new image will be posted to show the dynamics of this long historical class. by Chris Hampe Posted 1 Dec 01:52 PST Kevin Escoffier: "The boat folded at 90 degrees" Kevin Escoffier: "The boat folded at 90 degrees" Skipper describes the moment he had to abandon his IMOCA 60 PRB in the Vendée Globe After eleven and a half hours in his liferaft since being forced to abandon his IMOCA 60 PRB in strong winds and big seas 840 nautical miles SW of Cape Town, Vendée Globe skipper Kevin Escoffier was dramatically rescued by fellow competitor Jean Le Cam. by Vendée Globe Posted 1 Dec 00:45 PST America's Cup: Two designers on AC75 hull shapes America's Cup: Two designers on AC75 hull shapes Interview with Martin Fischer (Luna Rossa) and Benjamin Muyl (INEOS Team UK) on AC75 hull design Tip & Shaft interviewed Martin Fischer, co-design coordinator at Luna Rossa Challenge, and Benjamin Muyl, chief designer for the INEOS Team UK challengers, to understand design differences between the new, second boats of the four teams by Tip & Shaft Posted 30 Nov 23:36 PST Black Jack returns for the Rolex Sydney Hobart Black Jack returns for the Rolex Sydney Hobart Black Jack is still the boat to beat in lighter wind Ever wonder how much work goes into preparing a yacht for the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia's Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race - never mind a big boat that has just returned from Europe amid the COVID-19 pandemic? by Di Pearson, RSHYR media Posted 30 Nov 22:18 PST Vendée Globe: Escoffier rescued from liferaft Vendée Globe: Escoffier rescued from liferaft Kevin Escoffier (PRB) has been rescued by fellow competitor Jean Le Cam (Yes We Cam!) At 0118hrs UTC the PRB Team was informed that their Vendée Globe race skipper Kevin Escoffier (PRB) has been rescued by fellow Vendée Globe competitor Jean Le Cam (Yes We Cam!). by Vendée Globe Posted 30 Nov 19:23 PST America's Cup Rialto: Nov 30 - A revealing day America's Cup Rialto: Nov 30 - A revealing day On the basis of what was seen on Monday, currently there are no standout performers The Practice racing expected to start in a week or so, will give some inkling as to how this Cup will unfold in 2021. But on the basis of what was seen on Monday, currently there are no standout performers. by Richard Gladwell, Sail-World NZ Posted 30 Nov 19:06 PST Shattered dreams Shattered dreams It's impossible not to feel sorry for Alex Thomson having to pull out of the Vendée Globe It's impossible not to feel sorry for Alex Thomson having to pull out of the Vendée Globe. He cut a dejected figure in the cockpit of his Hugo Boss IMOCA as he made his way towards Cape Town following the damage to his starboard rudder. by Mark Jardine Posted 30 Nov 09:00 PST Kings Day Regatta at Florida Yacht Club Kings Day Regatta at Florida Yacht Club A wonderful weekend of competitive sailing The Florida Yacht Club and J/24 Fleet 55 hosted twenty-one very enthusiastic J/24 competitors to a wonderful weekend of competitive sailing at the 2020 Kings Day Regatta November 21-22, 2020. by J/Boats Posted 30 Nov 08:16 PST Kevin Escoffier (PRB) activates Distress Beacon Kevin Escoffier (PRB) activates Distress Beacon Jean Le Cam alters course to assist Kevin Escoffier, 40, who is racing in third place in the Vendée Globe solo non-stop around the world race, positioned some 550 nautical miles SW of Cape Town, has triggered his distress beacon. by Vendée Globe Posted 30 Nov 08:10 PST A message from Alex A message from Alex Speaking for the first time after his dreams of Vendée Globe victory end Alex Thomson speaks for the first time after his dreams of Vendée Globe victory end in heartbreak. by Alex Thomson Racing Posted 30 Nov 05:01 PST Vendée Globe Day 23 morning update Vendée Globe Day 23 morning update The big chill: The sailors are now in a strong south-westerly flow The leaders of the Vendée Globe fleet are now in a strong south-westerly flow approaching the Cape of Good Hope. Leader Charlie Dalin, is expected to cross the first great Cape this afternoon. by Vendée Globe Posted 29 Nov 23:22 PST RS:X Europeans at Vilamoura, Portugal overall RS:X Europeans at Vilamoura, Portugal overall A full planing medal race concludes the event in spectacular style And that's a wrap! The 2020 RS:X Europeans came together in spectacular style with a full planing medal race. Whilst initially held on shore the fleet launched shortly after one o'clock and although the wind was up and down it was mainly above 13 knots. by Jon Emmett / RS:X Class Posted 29 Nov 22:29 PST PredictWind's new weather routing algorithm PredictWind's new weather routing algorithm Completely new code that offers unparalleled performance PredictWind has announced a new weather routing algorithm with completely new code that offers unparalleled performance. by PredictWind Posted 29 Nov 22:17 PST
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