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Vendee Globe – Ruyant plays a risky game

Yannick Bestaven is leading the Vendee fleet through a transition zone of lighter winds this Friday morning just to the south of Macquarie island as the Pacific lives up to its name

Emirates Team New Zealand deny any problem with Foil Cant System

Emirates Taem New Zealand have issued a strong denial of there being a problem with the foil cant system (FCS) used by all the AC36 teams racing in the America’s Cup events

INEOS Team UK crash out of first day in America’s Cup World Series

INEOS Team UK issued a statement on the equipment problems they faced on the first day of racing in Auckland for the America’s Cup World Series

Vendee Globe – Ruyant back on course

Thomas Ruyant is back on course in the Vendee Globeafter a scare which required him to stop LinkedOut last night.

Ruyant and Bestaven lead Vendee Globe to Pacific

Racing in 25 knots of wind at 53 degrees south Thomas Ruyant and Yannick Bestaven, the top two Vendée Globe skippers are less than ten miles apart.

36th America’s Cup – Auckland Race Village is open for business

The official opening of America’s Cup Race Village commenced with a small Dawn Ceremony to bless the Auckland harbour-side village on Tuesday

Ruyant on LinkedOut is new Vendee Globe leader

Thomas Ruyant on LinkedOut is the new leader of the Vendee Globe this morning after Charlie Dalin on APIVIA suffered damage to his port foil system

Dalin Passes Cape Leeuwin as lead continues to shrink

Vendee Globe race leader Charlie Dalin, skipper of Apivia, has passed Cape Leeuwin, the second Great Cape of the Vendée Globe at 11:25 UTC . . . See video here

Sodebo forced to abandon Jules Verne record attempt

After 16 days at sea, damage to a rudder of Sodebo Ultim 3 has forced Thomas Coville and his crew to abandon their attempt on the Jules Verne Trophy record

Sodebo falls behind Jules Verne record schedule

Sodebo Ultim 3 is now 50 miles behind Idec Sport’s Trophée Jules Verne record time, heading due east towards Cape Leeuwin

Vendee Globe – Peloton make gains on leader

Charlie Dalin on Apivia has seen his lead cut to less than 100 nm despite getting back to 15+ knots during the day

Stars and Stripes Team USA – That’s all folks!

Stars and Stripes Team USA have apparently made it official with an announcement that they are out of the 36th America’s Cup