Sailing News

Sam Davies leads Bermudes 1000 Race from Douarnenez

Bermudes 1000 Race – At 17:00hrs local time on Thursday 9 May the start was given for the Bermudes 1000 Race, the first event in the 2019 Globe Series

Golden Globe Race – Last Man Sailing . . . Tapio Lehtinen sighted off the Azores

Tapio Lehtinen, the 5th and final placed Finnish skipper competing in the Golden Globe Race enjoyed an unexpected rendezvous off Faial Island in the Azores

Day 1 of the 470 Open European Championship

Britain’s Hannah Mills and Eilidh McIntyre got off to a storming starton Day 1 of the 470 Open European Championship taking place San Remo, Italy

Ian Williams leads into Argo Group Gold Cup quarterfinals

Ian Williams and his Team GAC Pindar crew from the U.K. won the initial round robin stage of the 69th Argo Group Gold Cup

RS700 SnetFest 3 – Hats off to everyone who came along despite the forecast

RS700 SnetFest 3 – Hats off to everyone who came along despite the forecast and giving it a go in some of the most testing conditions we’ve seen in recent years

American Magic learning the hard-way

Video emerges of the Dean Barker America’s Cup test boat, American Magic, capsize during training at Pensacola winter base Florida

Finn Europeans and Tokyo 2020 Qualifier start 13 May

The Finn Europeans and Tokyo 2020 Qualifier start 13 May, with four places for the 2020 Olympic sailing competition up for grabs and Team GB selection

INEOS TeamUK winter training camp comes to an end

INEOS TeamUK have just completed three months of maximising test boat T5’s time on the water down in Mar Menor, Spain – Video here

Eric Twiname Junior Championship winners crowned

The 33rd Eric Twiname Junior Championships came to a close on Bank Holiday Monday with a new set of young winners crowned

Warm-up weekend for 49er, 49erFX and Nacra 17 Europeans at Weymouth

There might not have been much warmth about at Weymouth but plenty of racing for the 49er, 49erFX and Nacra 17 competitors preparing for their European Championships

470 Europeans and Olympic qualifying event opens in San Remo

The 470 Europeans organised by Yacht Club Sanremo and Yacht Club degli Aregai take place from 8 to 14 May, on Italy’s Ligurian Riviera

Pascucci Formula Kite Worlds – Gold for FRA & USA, Silver and Bronze for GBR

France’s Nico Parlier and the USA’s Daniela Moroz mounted successful defences of their titles in difficult conditions at the 2019 Pascucci Formula Kite World Championships