Wednesday, May 24, 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

Jules Verne Trophy

Joyon Aborts Jules Verne Trophy Attempt

(November 27, 2016; Day 7) – After falling over 400 nm behind the necessary pace...
Weather analysis - Vendee Globe

Vendee Globe – STILL FAVOURABLE CONDITIONS FOR THE HEAD OF THE RACE

While the first boats still sail at high speeds while approaching the Cape of Good...

Collision and foil damage puts Alex Thomson’s Vendée Globe lead in jeopardy

  Collision and foil damage puts Alex Thomson’s Vendée Globe lead in jeopardy A collision with an...

AMERICA´S CUP

INSHORE

First Turkish team in Extreme Sailing Series: Team Turx

you know that Turkey now has its own team competing in the Extreme 40 Sailing Series? If not, it's high time you met Edhem...

2015 Rolex Yatchman and Yatchwomen

Annie Haeger and Steve Benjamin were named US Sailing’s 2015 Rolex Yachtsman and Yachtswoman of the Year.  Established in 1961 by US Sailing and sponsored...

VOLVO OCEAN RACE

Dongfeng add Sidney Gavignet to Volvo Ocean Race Leg 7

Leading French offshore sailor Sidney Gavignet, fresh from breaking a record last week, has been called up by Dongfeng Race Team for Leg 7...
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