Tuesday, August 22, 2017

LATEST NEWS

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

Golden Globe Race

In celebration of Sir Robin Knox-Johnston’s historic 1968/9 world first solo non-stop circumnavigation in the...
Vincent Riou retires Vendée Globe

Vendée Globe: Damage Forces Vincent Riou to Retire

(November 22, 2016; Day 17) – Vincent Riou, the skipper of PRB, has become the...

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

2015 Antigua Sailing Week – Amazing conditions on final day

2015 Antigua Sailing Week - The final day of the 48th edition of Antigua Sailing Week was blessed with amazing conditions, 20 knots of...

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

Leg 8 came to an end with an historic win for...

Leg 8, the penultimate leg of the race, came to an end in Lorient after 3.5 days at sea, with an historic win for...
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