Offshore

Lonely Rock Race replaces Fastnet Race in 2020

The Royal Western Yacht Club in Plymouth has announced that it will run its own race around the Fastnet Rock, following the traditional course, starting on 16 August 2020

Ha Long Bay, Viet Nam team claim Clipper Race 5 Line Honours

After 19 tough days at sea racing around the coast of Australia, the Ha Long Bay, Viet Nam team, skippered by Josh Stickland, has secured line honours in the fifth race of the Clipper Race global circumnavigation

Rolex Sydney Hobart – Comanche and Ichi Ban are race winners

Comanche, co-owned by Jim Cooney and Samantha Grant, first home in 2019 Rolex Sydney Hobart Race

Rolex Sydney Hobart – Into the Second Night – Update

As they race through the night – Saturday 02:00 Aussie time – with less than 80 nm to the finish, Comanche extends her lead of the Rolex Sydney Hobart race

Comanche leads Rolex Sydney Hobart

A spectacular start for the Rolex Sydney Hobart as the fleet of 157 set off from four lines on Sydney Harbour

Rolex Sydney Hobart – Smoke haze unlikely

The line honours race in the Rolex Sydney Hobart is tipped to match last year’s thriller. Smoke haze unlikely

Clipper Race – Australian Coast-to-Coast Leg Begins

The fifth race of 15 races that form the complete Clipper Race circumnavigation started from Fremantle SC on Sunday 22 December

Sydney Hobart Race looks to be in the clear

It is unlikely the 75th Sydney Hobart will be impacted by smoke haze from the bushfires in New South Wales

RYA looking for sailors and boat owners for new offshore Olympic event

The RYA is on the hunt for sailors and boat owners interested in the new double-handed mixed offshore event that will debut at the Paris 2024 Olympics

Thick smoke halts Sydney Harbour Big Boat Challenge

The Grinders Coffee SOLAS Big Boat Challenge, on Sydney Harbour, has been abandoned due to safety concerns