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Star Sailors League announce a Nations Gold Cup event

The Star Sailors League has officially presented their innovative global sailing event concept at the Yacht Racing Forum in Lorient – The event involving 140 countries with a final for 40 countries in one-design monohull 45 footers

Invictus Games – Sailing Gold for Australia and France

Australia and France took the debut sailing Gold medals at the Invictus Games in Sydney

French Team on-board for SailGP

Four-time world champion and 2016 Olympian Billy Besson announced as helmsman for the France SailGP Team

Loic Lepage Update – Rescue completed

Loic Lepage Update – Rescue completed – The MV Shiosai recovered the yachtsman Loic Lepage from his damaged yacht around noon Tuesday, October 23 – Video here

Etchells World Championship – New leader on Day 2

Just one race on the second day of the Etchells World Championship in Brisbane, Australia, but a new overall leader

Rolex Middle Sea Race – Line Honours Claimed

Rolex Middle Sea Race – The Italian Multi70 Maserati took Multihull Line Honours on Monday while the American Maxi Rambler claimed Monohull Line Honours soon after

Etchells World Championship – Day 1

With just one race on the leaderboard, Iain Murray of Australia is the day 1 leader of the Etchells World Championship in Brisbane, Australia

IKA KiteFoil GoldCup – Bridge wins but misses title

Despite adding another win to his score-line, the lack of races meant that Britain’s Guy Bridge, was unable to discard his opening day penalty at the KiteFoil GoldCup in Sardinia

Oman Air snatch win in San Diego

Oman Air came good on the final day of racing at the Extreme Sailing Series in San Diego to snatch overall victory

Etchells Worlds – Practice Race Abandoned

The practice race for the 2018 Etchells World Championship in Brisbane was abandoned on Sunday due to strong winds

Kuznetsov Crowned Melges 32 World Champion

Defending 2017 Champion Pavel Kuznetsov won the Melges 32 World Championship for a second consecutive year

IKA KiteFoil GoldCup – Bridge wins R3

Britain’s Guy Bridge won the only race on day 3 of the IKA KiteFoil GoldCup World Series in Sardinia