Gerald New
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Fellow competitor to rescue capsized French skipper

An operation is under way to rescue Lalou Roucayrol, the French Route du Rhum skipper who capsized 1,000 nautical miles east of Guadeloupe early Wednesday morning.

Iain Percy to race at Star Sailors League Finals

Britain’s Iain Percy will make his debut in the Star Sailors League Finals in Nassau this December, sailing in his 2012 Olympic boat with Anders Ekstrom

Arkema Capsize on the Route du Rhum

French skipper Lalou Roucayrol has capsized on his Multi50 Arkema at around 06:30hrs UTC this morning (Weds) while racing in fourth place in the Route du Rhum-Destination Gaudeloupe approximately 1000 miles east of Guadeloupe

Route du Rhum – Less than 1000nm to go for Thomson

Armel Tripon and Alex Thomson should be the next to finish the Route du Rhum-Destination Guadeloupe. The leaders of the Multi50 and IMOCA fleets are only 115 nautical miles apart

SailGP announce China SailGP Team

The latest SailGP national team announcement is for the fifth team, China SailGP, led by the World Match Racing Tour 2016 champion, New Zealander Phil Robertson.

Scheidt and Lopes are South American Star champions

Robert Scheidt and Arthur Lopes (BRA) are 2018 South American champions of the Star class

Kiteboarding added to RYA Youth National Championships

Following the addition of a Kite-Foiler Mixed Event to the 2024 Paris Olympic sailing events the RYA has added twin tip kiteboarding to the Youth National Championships

Joyon wins Route du Rhum-Destination Guadeloupe

Francis Joyon snatched victory in the Route du Rhum-Destination Guadeloupe, finishing just 7 min and 8 secs ahead of Francois Gabart after overtaking him in the last miles of the race

RS Aero Youth Winter Training – Hayling Island

We were welcomed by Hayling Island SC for the first of this winter’s six weekend RS Aero UK Youth Team Training 2018/19 series

American Magic test boat hits the water off Portsmouth

The American Magic team’s AM38 test boat, better known as the MULE, touches both sunlight and the sea for the first time off Portsmouth, R.I.