Friday, October 20, 2017

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Solo across the Ocean

Carrying his guitar, some fine wine, an old French racing bike and a sextant, Leo Goolden sets out on his first solo ocean crossing...

Why don’t more women hold professional sail qualifications? One scheme aims...

Charter companies and sailing schools report a shortage of women skippers and instructors. One scheme aims to redress the balance. Helen Fretter on professional...

OFFSHORE

Faster than the weather: how Comanche took more than a day off the transatlantic record

This summer's new Atlantic monohull record (west to east) was more than a day faster...

Jules Verne Trophy – Heading South in a Northerly Wind

After setting sail on Sunday evening, the IDEC SPORT maxi trimaran has had a rapid...

Jules Verne Trophy

Around the world in eight days was published by Jules Verne in 1873 and inspired...

AMERICA´S CUP

INSHORE

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Epic Wipe Out

The Gunboat G4 Timbalero III finds the limit while racing on the final day (Apr 18) of Les Voiles de St. Barth 2015. https://youtu.be/o3uQOTrJtKw

What it takes to be an Extreme 40 mainsail trimmer

Ranked second in the World in the 49er class in 2013, winning the same class at the Sail for Gold regatta in 2014 and...

VOLVO OCEAN RACE

Vestas Wind – 70% rebuild in half the time

Most of Team Vestas Wind crew members have been reunited in Bergamo, Italy, at the Persico shipyard where the rebuilt process progresses swiftly and...
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