Sailing News

Optimist Ora Cup Ora limited to 290 competitors

Lake Garda continues to successfully host plenty of sailing, with the Optimist class Ora Cup Ora concluding their weekend event with a limited entry of 290

Matt Sheahan looks at the stunning Spirit 111

In Episode 5 of Matt Sheahan’s PlanetSail ‘On Course’ video series Matt is invited aboard the stunning Spirit 111 and has all to himself for the day

Auckland returns to Lockdown

Auckland, New Zealand returns to coronavirus Alert Level 3 after four new cases were found

First the Good News . . .

The international sailing circuit to a moving feast that is in constant flux, with events postponing and cancelling as coronavirus restrictions dictate

America’s Cup – Second generation AC75 waiting in the wings

The sailing world awaits with bated breath the first reveal of a second generation Americas Cup AC75

Royal Southern YC August Charity Cup – Final Day

With not a breath of wind in The Solent, racing was called off at midday on the final day

America’s Cup – First AC75 meet-up on Hauraki Gulf

Both Emirates Team NZ and American Magic were out on the Hauraki Gulf in New Zealand Monday making the most of some ideal conditions

Royal Southern YC August Charity Cup – Penultimate Day

A surprise breeze of approximately 15 knots defied the weather forecast to provide a magic Day three of the Royal Southern YC August Charity Cup

Owner of ‘My Song’ suing transport firm

The owner of the $33 million sailing yacht My Song, is reported to be suing logistics company in the High Court in London for the cost of the yacht

America’s Cup – New Zealand High Court locks-down confidential audit

The New Zealand High Court has ruled that a confidential draft audit report on finances for the America’s Cup event cannot be made public