Louay Habib
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Antigua Classic Yacht Regatta – Final Day

Final race for the Antigua Classic Yacht Regatta, was held off the stunning south coast of Antigua in relatively moderate conditions

Sunday is Funday at Antigua Classic Yacht Regatta

Race Day Three of the Antigua Classic Yacht Regatta, featured the Cannon Course, an ideal display of the true grandness of classic yachts in their element

Race Day Two of Antigua Classic Yacht Regatta

Race Day Two of Antigua Classic Yacht Regatta was once again blessed with vibrant sailing conditions

Wizard take Monohull Line Honours in RORC Caribbean 600

David and Peter Askew (USA) racing their Volvo 70 Wizard have taken Monohull Line Honours in the RORC Caribbean 600

Maserati Multi 70 sets new race record time

Maserati Multi 70 skippered by Giovanni Soldini (ITA) crossed the finish line of the RORC Caribbean 600 taking Multihull Line honours and setting a new record

RORC Caribbean 600 – Maserati Multi 70 suffers damage

Tuesday afternoon (UK time) Maserati Multi 70 reported they had suffered quite significant damage: the torsional cable zip socket of the solent had broken.

RORC Caribbean 600 kicked off in spectacular conditions

The 76 strong fleet from 20 different countries started the 2019 RORC Caribbean 600 in spectacular conditions off the south coast of Antigua – Star veideo here

Kuka3 Overall Winner of RORC Transatlantic Race

Franco Niggeler’s Swiss Cookson 50 Kuka3, skippered by Roberto Chuny Bermúdez de Castro is the overall winner of the 2018 RORC Transatlantic Race

J70 UK Grand Slam Champion is DSP!

Doug Struth and Geoff Carveth’s DSP is the 2018 J/70 UK Grand Slam Champion scoring the best result in both the Corinthian and Open Divisions for the season

Transatlantic Race Day 4 – Into the Trades

While the multihulls, Maserati and PowerPlay are into the trade winds, recording boat speeds of over 30 knots, Pier Luigi Loro Piana’s Supermaxi My Song was leading the monohull fleet on the water by 100 miles.

RORC fleet ready for Transatlantic Race

The smallest yacht competing in the RORC Transatlantic Race is Trevor Middleton’s British Sun Fast 3600 Black Sheep, nearly 100ft shorter than Pier Luigi Loro Piana’s Baltic 130 My Song.

2018 RORC Season’s Points Championship Winners Announced

The 2018 Royal Ocean Racing Club Annual Dinner and Prize Giving was held at the Royal Horseguards Hotel, with over 200 guests attending