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North Korea withdraw from Tokyo Games

North Korea says it will not send athletes to the Tokyo Olympics due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

J Boats prepare to launch a sleek new 28 footer – the J/9

With 15,000+ J/Boats sold world-wide, ranging from the International J/22 to the J/65 and ranging in style from one-designs to racers, cruisers to daysailers . . . J/Boats has filled another niche in their comprehensive range with a sleek new 28 footer – the J/9

RNLI urges public to think about their own safety

If the scenes from city parks and open spaces after the easing of England’s Covid-19 restrictions are anything to go by, this Easter long weekend could be a major headache for the Police and Emergency services

Figaro 3 Solo Maitre Coq – Overall Silver for Roberts behind Laperche

Pierre Quiroga won the long distance race, but it’s Tom Laperche who wins the overall Solo Maître CoQ with Alan Roberts in second and Gildas Mahé

Everything you need to know about Olympic Sailing at Tokyo 2020+1

The Tokyo Olympic website has produced simple guides to the 33 sports (50 disciplines) featured at the Games, together with these great ‘One minute, One Sport’ videos . . . enjoy

Bruno Troublé claims Kiwis not in favour of Solent based Cup

Bruno Trouble, consultant to Prada during the 36th America’s Cup, former helmsman for Baron Bich and organizer of the Louis Vuitton Cup has described a Cowes based Cup challenge as . . . a bit of a joke

New Managing Director at Rooster Sailing

Rooster Sailing Ltd has announced that Luke Morrison has assumed the role of Managing Director with overall responsibility for driving the business forward

Britain’s biggest festival of boating will return safely and with style

At the beginning of 2021 if you had suggested that announcing a boat show for September was a bold move, you would have been labelled a doom-monger. But the announcement that ‘Britain’s biggest festival of boating will return safely and…

Kiel Week postponed to September

Kiel Week 2021 has become a victim of Covid-19 again and will be postponed to 4 to 12 September as Germany heads into another coronavirus lockdown situation

It’s Official – INEOS Team UK Challenger of Record

INEOS Team UK and Royal Yacht Squadron Racing have confirmed that the Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron, on behalf of the Defender Emirates Team New Zealand, accepted their Notice of Challenge for the 37th America’s Cup (AC37) and have become the Challenger of Record for AC37

90th anniversary Round the Island Race is Race for All

Entries for the 90th anniversary edition of the Round the Island Race opened at 00.01 this morning, 19 March.

America’s Cup – Day 6 racing set for Stadium Course C

Finally the AC36 stadium course – Course C – will play host to the 36th America’s CUp as Luna Rossa battle to keep the dream alive