SailGP Cowes – Images from the race day

Due to the extreme weather conditions on Saturday, racing was reduced to three fleet races on Sunday

SailGP – Crowd pleasing action at Cowes

Conditions boardered on extreme at the European debut of SailGP at Cowes Week, where Australia’s Tom Slingsby proved once again that he is the one to beat

SailGP Practice Race Highlights and Inspire Launch

As the gale force winds batter the southcoast of Britain, Cowes is in lock-down today (Saturday)

British Youth Racers to star in SailGP Cowes pre-show

Eighteen lucky youngsters from south coast Sailing Clubs will take part in an exciting warm-up show at the SailGP Cowes event this weeekend

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

Cowes Classics Week – Daring Dauntless takes the title

Dauntless, the Daring sailed by Richard Acland and his crew, with Five first places and a throwaway third took victory at the top of the Cowes Classics Week leaderboard

Cowes Classics Week Day 4 – Waiting for the wind . . .

All classes in the 12th Cowes Classics Week fleet had to kick their heels on the Cowes waterfront until enough wind finally arrived at lunch time for racing to start

Cowes Classics Week – Cracking stiff breeze for Day 3

A cracking stiff breeze opened the third day of Cowes Classics Week with welcomed starts for the one design and cruiser classes after Tuesday’s gale-enforced postponement

Gales hit south coast sailing events

With gusts of 40+ knots hitting the Solent Tuesday morning two major events have cancelled racing for the day.