Offshore

Rollout of the new HUGO BOSS boat

Alex Thomson Racing rollout of the new HUGO BOSS boat at the Endeavour Quay boatyard in Portsmouth Harbour

And they’re off . . . Record Rolex Fastnet Race fleet departs Cowes

A record fleet of 388 yachts set sail Saturday afternoon from Cowes on the 48th edition of the RORC Rolex Fastnet Race

Darkwood Triumph in RORC Channel Race

Surprise overall winner of the RORC Channel Race, from a fleet including professional racing teams, was J/121 Darkwood owned by Irishman Michael O’Donnell

Maserati Multi 70 tends to rear up before falling back in the water like a wild horse

Maserati Multi 70 tends to rear up before falling back in the water just like a wild horse

IRC Nationals at Cowes – Black Dog takes top prize

The Royal Ocean Racing Club’s 2019 IRC National Championship has been won out of the blue by a first timer – Stuart Sawyer’s J/122 Black Dog

Day 2 of the IRC Nationals at Cowes

Day 2 of the IRC Nationals – While in some classes the leaderboard remains tight going into Sunday’s final day, in others there are some exceptional, stand-out performances

Day 1 of the RORC’s IRC Nationals at Cowes

The Royal Ocean Racing Club’s two race committees laid on a full three race opening day of the IRC National Championship at Cowes on Friday

Spirit of Whitbread Round the World Race set for 2023

The spirit of the Whitbread Round the World Race is back with the announcement of the 2023 Ocean Globe Race

Smallest boat wins 2019 Round the Island Race

Smallest boat wins 2019 Round the Island Race – Local boat Eeyore, an Alacrity 18 Bilge Keel from Cowes, wins Race Gold Roman Bowl

Yoann Richomme wins La Solitaire URGO Le Figaro

Yoann Richomme of France completed an impressive overall victory of La Solitaire URGO Le Figaro