Sailing News

Phil Sharp sets new Around Isle of Wight record

Phil Sharp broke the single-handed monohull world speed record for the Around Isle of Wight on Sunday 1 December

Code Green for Phil Sharp’s Around Isle of Wight record attempt

Code Green for Phil Sharp’s Around Isle of Wight record attempt on Sunday

Percy and Ekstrom back in the Star

The 2019 Star Sailors League Finals in the Bahamas will see the return of Iain Percy to the class, sailing with Swede Anders Ekstrom

America’s Cup World Series events announced

America’s Cup World Series events announced

Mirabaud Sailing Video Awards

Mirabaud Sailing Video Awards overall winner is Manuel Llario (ESP) and his video Feel Traditional Sailing

Portsmouth to host 2020 Yacht Racing Forum

It was confirmed at the Yacht Racing Forum in Bilbao that Portsmouth UK will host the 2020 Forum

America’s Cup and the Return to Traditional Mainsails

A major change in the AC75 foiling monohull concept is the return to a soft sail but with a twist . . . Double-skinned mainsails

Sharp to attempt Around Isle of Wight world record

Two-times world record holder Phil Sharp is on standby to attempt the Around Isle of Wight world sailing speed record

Clipper Race – Unicef arrives in Durban for Medevac

The Clipper Race yacht Unicef entered Durban harbour on Tuesday 26 November where an ambulance was on standby to take Andrew Toms to Netcare Umhlanga Hospital

Nacra 17 Oceania title for Saxton and Boniface

Britain’s Ben Saxton and Nicola Boniface claimed the Nacra 17 Oceania Championship title in Auckland, New Zealand