Sailing News

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Jean Genie wins Scandinavian Gold Cup

The British 5.5 Metre Jean Genie, helmed by Elliot Hanson with Andrew Palfrey and Sam Haines, made history by winning the Scandinavian Gold Cup at the Hankø Yacht Club, Norway after two days of racing.

2022 WASZP UK Nats - Ross Banham
Ross Banham claims WASZP UK Nationals on final day

Ross Banham held off stiff competiton from Nick Zeltner and Sam Whaley to take out the 2022 UK WASZP Nationals in Weymouth on the final day

5.5Metre Jean Genie
5.5 Metre Scandinavian Gold Cup – Wins for AUS and GBR

Wins for Australia and Britain on first day of 5.5 Metre Scandinavian Gold Cup . . . In a unique first to three wins format, only race wins count

2022 RTI Dark N Stormy Crew
Dark’N’Stormy equal Drum Round the Island Race hat-trick

It seems that last weekend will not only be rembered for the perfomance of Paul McCartney at Glastonbury and the Rolling Stones at Hyde Park, but also yachtings very own rock and roll pop star – Simon Le Bon – gets a mention!

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RS Aero World Championship – Day 1

A breezy easterly greeted competitors for DAY 1 of the RS Aero World Championship 2022 hosted by the Columbia Gorge Racing Association in Oregon, USA.

2022 Musto Skiff World Champion Rick Peacock GBR
Rick Peacock is 2022 Musto Skiff World Champion

No racing for the Musto Skiff fleet on the final day of the 2022 World Championship

2022 Kiel_Week Olympic 49er GBR Winners
Kiel Week Olympic Classes – Medal Race Day

Britain’s 49er pair, James Peters and Fynn Sterritt, signed-off their Kiel Week in style with a win in the medal race to confirm the Gold

2022 TP52 Worlds - Qauntum Racing
Quantum Racing Crowned Rolex TP52 World Champions

Quantum Racing Crowned Rolex TP52 World Champions . . . Their fourth world title achieved during the ten year history of the 52 SUPER SERIES, and their second ‘worlds’ win in Cascais

Kiel Week Olympic 49er GBR
Kiel Week Olympic Classes – Lightwind high-jinks for final fleet races

The final day of fleet racing at Kiel provided some upsets for those that did actually manage to complete some races.

2022 Musto Skiff Worlds
Musto Skiff Worlds – Peacock, Tarboton and Greenhalgh podium battle

Penultimate day of racing at the ACO 11th Musto Skiff World Championships 2022 . . . Just two races completed in the light wind conditions at Kiel and no change of leader

2022 Round The Island Needles
Round the Island Race 2022

Round the Island Race 2022 – Dark’N’Stormy is the winner of the 2022 Gold Roman Bowl

5.5metre Spinnakers
5.5 Metre Class return to Hankø for world titles

After an absence of 13 years, the 5.5 Metre Class is making a welcome return to Hankø YC in Norway for its Scandinavian Gold Cup, Class Cups and World Championship