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Show news 12 Metre North American Championship
Won by New Zealand and Columbia in a variety of conditions
Posted on 28 Sep
America's Cup: 38th anniversary of Australian win
Today, September 26th, is the 38th anniversary of Australia II's win in the America's Cup
Posted on 26 Sep
12m NAs provide grand finale for sailing season
The event will close out Newport's regatta season
Posted on 16 Sep
167th NYYC Annual Regatta overall
Familiar faces lead to familiar result for Pacific Yankee Team
Posted on 14 Jun
Skeleton Key & Cavalino win Around-the-Island Race
At the 167th New York Yacht Club Annual Regatta
Posted on 12 Jun
America's Cup: Two feet
A unit of measurement, avatar and a couple more often helpful in sailboat racing
Posted on 28 Mar
12 Meter Regatta coming to NY Harbor in June
With the Statue of Liberty 12 Meter Cup
Posted on 24 Mar
America's Cup: Sliding Doors
If the 2021 America's Cup proves one thing, it's that design and innovation reigns supreme
Posted on 23 Mar
2021 America's Cup Hall of Fame induction
To be held at the Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron on 19th March
Posted on 10 Mar
12mR: An Enduring Legacy released
A film by Gary Jobson features the 2019 12mR World Championship in Newport, R.I.
Posted on 5 Mar
8 Bells: Bob Fisher - Mr America's Cup
The larger-than-life yachtsman, journalist and author passes away at 85
Posted on 26 Jan
Linda Lindquist-Bishop on the 2022 12M Worlds
An interview with Linda Lindquist-Bishop on the 2022 12 Metre World Championship
Posted on 26 Jan
Bob Fisher - The second Wise and Witty Man
A key influencer in the world of sailing
Posted on 14 Jan
The Weirdest Victory & other America's Cup stories
PlanetSail OnCourse Episode 9 online now!
Posted on 10 Jan
Jack Knights - Witty Wise Man
Sailing lost the sailor, innovator, journalist 40 years ago
Posted on 7 Jan
2022 12mR World Championship to be held in Newport
Following the resounding success of the 2019 event
Posted on 3 Dec 2020
David Barnes, triple 470 world champion dies at 62
Barnes won three 470 world titles and went on to be involved in six America's Cup campaigns
Posted on 23 Oct 2020
"smartlink has caused great amazement!"
Classic 12m meets next generation Cyclops technology in an unlikely match made in heaven
Posted on 15 Oct 2020
Ted Hood Regatta 2020 had something for everyone
A wide variety of courses, sizes and types of yachts
Posted on 29 Aug 2020
Bill Barnett, an incredible designer & competitor
From 18ft Skiffs to international 12 metre class yachts
Posted on 18 Jul 2020
Hugh Treharne, a great Australian sailing talent
Renowned 16ft and 18ft Skiff sailor, tactician on Australia II in 1983
Posted on 12 Jul 2020
Bob Fisher and Rob Mundle - The Original SINS
This week on Adventures Weekly Nic chats with two incredible sailors and journalists
Posted on 1 Jun 2020
Adventures Weekly with John Bertrand AO
Chatting about the legendary Australia II win in his role as skipper
Posted on 24 May 2020
Gretel II turned 50 in Hobart today
The famous Australian yacht that might well have won the America's Cup in 1970
Posted on 10 Apr 2020
America's Cup Hall of Fame announces new inductees
merica's Cup Hall of Fame inducts Franklin Osgood, Bryan Willis, and Rolf Vrolijk
Posted on 10 Mar 2020
The one before the big one
KA-5, the 12 Metre known simply as, Australia
Posted on 13 Oct 2019
2019 12 Metre North American Championship
A different North Americans than in years past
Posted on 24 Sep 2019
12 Metre Class Waypoints Series 2019
Title goes down to the last day of the last regatta
Posted on 30 Aug 2019
Rolex New York YC Invitational Cup preview
Southern Hemisphere clubs among favorites for sixth edition
Posted on 22 Aug 2019
Not always mutually exclusive…
Joel Butler sent me his picture of the lovely Palm Beach Motor Yacht at the recent 12m Worlds
Posted on 6 Aug 2019
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KZ-7 Kiwi Magic
© NZChallenge
New Zealand, with Middletown, R.I.'s Brad Read at the helm, won the Modern/Grand Prix division at the 2021 12 Metre North American Championship, held Sept. 23-26 off Newport
© Daniel Forster
Tony Chiurco on the helm of Kevin Hegarty's Columbia (US-16 on far left) won Traditional/Vintage division at 12 Metre North American Championship, held Sept. 23-26 off Newport. Others shown are Weatherly (US-17), Onawa (US-6), and Nefertiti (US-19)
© Daniel Forster
Challenge XII, with Jamestown, R.I.'s Jack LeFort at the helm, sails by spectators at Castle Hill during the Harry H. Anderson Memorial Pursuit Race.
© Daniel Forster
An exercise in body language in the final race. Top after four legs, and bottom after Australia II takes 57secs out of Liberty on Leg 5 - 1983 America's Cup - Newport RI
© Paul Darling Collection
Bill Ficker, Alan Bond and John Bertrand - 1983 America's Cup - Newport RI
© Paul Darling Collection
John Bertrand (left) and Alan Bond (right) - 1983 America's Cup - Newport RI
© Paul Darling Collection
From left, John Bertrand, Alan Bond, Hugh Treharne, Damien Fewster, and Ben Lexcen below - 1983 America's Cup - Newport RI
© Paul Darling Collection
Australia II in a sail-over in the LV Cup - 1983 America's Cup - Newport RI
© Paul Darling Collection
Start of Race 1 - 1983 America's Cup - Newport RI
© Paul Darling Collection
Media conference at the State Armoury moderated by press officer, Leonard Panaggio - 1983 America's Cup - Newport RI
© Paul Darling Collection
Australia II closes in on the finish line - Final Race - 1983 America's Cup - Newport RI
© Paul Darling Collection
New York Yacht Club will have a new team for the 37th America's Cup
© Dan Nerney
The 12m 'Rule' - easy huh?!
© Photo supplied
Statue of Liberty 12 Meter Cup
© Manhattan Yacht Club
Statue of Liberty 12 Meter Cup
© Manhattan Yacht Club
Statue of Liberty 12 Meter Cup
© Manhattan Yacht Club
Statue of Liberty 12 Meter Cup
© Manhattan Yacht Club
Statue of Liberty 12 Meter Cup
© Manhattan Yacht Club
Statue of Liberty 12 Meter Cup
© Manhattan Yacht Club
Enterprise (US-27) and Courageous (US-26) chasing the Grand Prix fleet to weather at the 2019 12mR World Championship in Newport, Rhode Island
© SallyAnne Santos
Jack LeFort's Challenge XII (KA-10) crosses the finish line to capture the 2019 12mR World Championship at Newport
© Ian Roman
1964 America's Cup US defender 'Constellation' shows the clean deck line which created a practical working platform for the crew
© Rosenfel
Competing 12 Metres gather dockside at the 12 Metre Worlds 2019 in Newport, R.I
© Ian Roman
2019's 12mR World Champion (Traditional Division) Columbia (US-16) will defend her title, led by 12 Meter Charters owner Kevin Hegarty
© Chris Tucker
Enterprise (US-27) and Challenge XII (KA-10) vie for position while Freedom (US-30) nips at their heels during the 2019 12mR World Championship in Newport, R.I
© Ian Roman
KZ-7 - World 12 Meter Championship Porto Cervo Sardinia June / July 1987
© PJ Montgomery
David Barnes receiving the winners trophy from The Aga Khan - World 12 Meter Championship Porto Cervo Sardinia June / July 1987
© PJ Montgomery
David Barnes (left) with Michael Fay - 12 Metre Worlds, Porto Cervo Sardinia June / July 1987
© PJ Montgomery
Winner of the Overnight Race, Valiant, 12-metre - 2020 Storm Trysail Club Ted Hood Regatta
© Phillip Smith
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