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Show news Not the Golden Arches
Although you can eat there if you so choose. Your call. Today, we're talking about the other Maccas
Posted on 19 May
12 Metre Worlds: A celebration of yachting history
A living history of racing yacht design in the 112-year-old class
Posted on 15 May
Cowes Classics to repeat great sailing experience
Another keen competitor coming back for another shot
Posted on 2 May
12 Metre World Championship preview
Event will hark back to America's Cup days in Newport
Posted on 22 Mar
Entries start to roll in for Cowes Classics Week
Plus 8 Metre World Championships being held the week before
Posted on 21 Mar
Cowes Classics Week opens for entries
Red Funnel will be providing invaluable support for both the organisers and competitors
Posted on 21 Feb
12 Metre World Championship preview
Olympic Medalists Grael and Bank to battle head-to-head
Posted on 26 Jan
12 Metre World Championship set for Newport
A sailing spectacle like no other
Posted on 11 Nov 2018
America's Cup challenger to race on Derwent
Gretel II returns to racing in Hobart
Posted on 5 Oct 2018
Robust Series determines 12 Metre NA Champions
Challenge XII and American Eagle victororious
Posted on 25 Sep 2018
12 metre North Americans photo gallery
George Bekris images from the event at Newport, Rhode Island
Posted on 24 Sep 2018
12m North Americans at Ida Lewis YC preview
Event set to be hotly contested with World Championship on the horizon
Posted on 17 Sep 2018
2018 America's Cup Hall of Fame Inductions
Ceremony and dinner to be held at the Royal Yacht Squadron in Cowes
Posted on 14 Aug 2018
Cowes Classics Week overall
Patience and perserverance at the final day
Posted on 27 Jul 2018
Cowes Classics Week day 4
A cracking Solent breeze
Posted on 26 Jul 2018
Cowes Classics Week day 3
Fickle wind and no wind
Posted on 25 Jul 2018
Cowes Classics Week day 2
Light conditions give way to great sailing
Posted on 25 Jul 2018
Rolex NYYC Race Week at Newport - Overall
Final results come down to the wire at Race Week at Newport presented by Rolex
Posted on 22 Jul 2018
The fighting spirit of the 12 Metre class
Not mellowed with age at New York Yacht Club's Race Week
Posted on 17 Jul 2018
Cowes Classics Week 2018 just four weeks away
Regatta on course to attract over 150 yachts
Posted on 23 Jun 2018
Familiarity breeds speed at 164th Annual Regatta
A strong attraction to the newest and flashiest boat or piece of gear
Posted on 11 Jun 2018
164th NYYC Annual Regatta Around-the-Island Race
Speed in solitude keys victory
Posted on 9 Jun 2018
All roads lead to the 164th Annual Regatta
Large race boats are made to move, through the water
Posted on 6 Jun 2018
Top teams seeking answers at NYYC Annual Regatta
Challenge 12 a striking addition to Newport's growing 12 Metre fleet
Posted on 5 Jun 2018
New biography published of Ben Lexcen
His creation Australia II won the America's Cup in 1983
Posted on 27 May 2018
12 Metre Worlds 2019 dates changed
ITMA to celebrate New York Yacht Club 175th Anniversary in 12 Metre Jubilee
Posted on 8 May 2018
David Gower named new Chairman
Of Cowes Classics Week
Posted on 1 Nov 2017
Australia II entire team to be inducted
Into the Australian Sailing Hall of Fame
Posted on 1 Nov 2017
12 Metre North American Championship
Abbreviated regatta proves competitive
Posted on 26 Sep 2017
12 Metre North American Championship preview
Season's Grand Finale for the fleet in Newport
Posted on 18 Sep 2017
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Courageous (US-26) and Intrepid (US-22) both successfully defended the America's Cup twice.
© Stephen R. Cloutier
Clockwise from left: Arthur Santry at the helm of Courageous (US-26) with Gary Jobson behind him. Gary Jobson and Ted Turner in 1977; the winning Courageous crew in 1977
© SallyAnne Santos/Windlass Creative / Gary Jobson
From left: Jack Curtin, owner of Intrepid (US-22) after an early practice this May in Newport and at the helm during last year's Newport Trophy.
© Stephen R. Cloutier
Scenes from the docks after Australia II won the 1983 America's Cup - 12 Metre World Championship
© Gilles Martin-Raget
Clockwise from left: Challenge XII (KA-10) under sail, Freedom (US-30) at Pilots Point Marina in 2017; Intrepid (US-22) under sail - 12 Metre World Championship
© Stephen Cloutier and courtesy of Freedom
Lexi Gahagan and the current team of New Zealand (KZ-3); Brad Read (far left), Lexi Gahagan (third from left), and Gunther Buerman (fourth from left) - 12 Metre World Championship
© Lexi Gahagan and KZ-3
KZ-5 and KZ-7 at the 12 Metre North American Championship 2012
© SallyAnne Santos / Windlass Creative
2014 Worlds fleet in Barcelona
© SallyAnne Santos / Windlass Creative
Dennis Conner (left) and moderator Bill Ficker at a Media Conference after Race 1 of the 1983 America's Cup
© Paul Darling
Dennis Conner (left) with Bill Ficker during a media conference - Race 1 - in the 1983 America's Cup
© Paul Darling
Dennis Conner - four times winner of the America's Cup after perhaps his greatest victory in Fremantle 1987
© Daniel Forster
Alan Bond and John Bertrand of Australia, wave and give `thumbs-up` sign after defeating the United States in the 1983 America's Cup
© Bettmann Archive
12 Metres racing in Barcelona during the 2014 12 Metre World Championship. The 2019 Worlds in Newport will be the largest-ever gathering of 12 Metres in the U.S.
© SallyAnne Santos / Windlass Creative
Italian Patrizio Bertelli's US-12 Nyala, the defending 12 Metre World Champion, will travel to Newport for the 2019 Worlds
© SallyAnne Santos / Windlass Creative
Also competing will be US-22 Intrepid and US-26 Courageous, which have each defended the America's Cup twice
© Stephen Cloutier
Plenty of 12 Metre action in store for 2019 at the 12 Metre Worlds in Newport, R.I.
© Stephen Cloutier
Plenty of 12 Metre action in store for 2019 at the 12 Metre Worlds in Newport, R.I.
© Stephen Cloutier
Plenty of 12 Metre action in store for 2019 at the 12 Metre Worlds in Newport, R.I.
© Stephen Cloutier
Plenty of 12 Metre action in store for 2019 at the 12 Metre Worlds in Newport, R.I.
© Stephen Cloutier
Grant Dalton(second from left) was part of the NZ Challenge in Fremantle with KZ-7
© Rob Tucker - FotoPacific
Kevin Shoebridge was a trimmer on KZ-7 with NZ Challenge in Fremantle
© Bruce Jarvis - FotoPacific
KZ-7 won 37 of 38 race sailed up to the Final of the Louis Vuitton Cup in the 1986/87 America's Cup in Fremantle
© Alan Sefton
KZ-7 leads Stars & Stripes
© Koren Evans
Gretel II sails in Hobart’s historic Sullivan’s Cove on the Opening Day of the Sailing Season on the River Derwent
© Peter Campbell
Gretel II sailing on the River Derwent earlier this year
© Peter Watson
2018 International 12 Metre Association North American Championship
© George Bekris www.georgebekris.com
Historic 12 Metres competing in 12m NA Championship participated in an exhibition race back to Newport Harbor on Friday (Sept. 21). Nine-boat fleet had completed three races on Rhode Island Sound, where 12 Metres contended for America's Cup from 1958-83.
© SallyAnne Santos
The 2019 12 Metre North American Championship was hosted by Ida Lewis Yacht Club in Newport, R.I., where the 2019 12 Metre World Championship is scheduled to take place.
© Clockwise (L): George Bekris, Nancy Bloom, Stephen Cloutier, SallyAnne Santos
Action aboard winners Challenge XII and American Eagle at the 2018 12 Metre North American Championship held in Newport, R.I.
© Stephen Cloutier
Clockwise from left: Ted Turner Trophy photographed at 12 Metre Yacht Club/Clarke Cooke House; American Eagle team with the 12 Metre North American Trophy; Event Chair Peter Gerard, Alec LeFort and his father Jack LeFort with the Ted Hood Trophy.
© SallyAnne Santos
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