5.5 Metre Worlds – Day 2 racing cancelled

All racing on the second day of the 5.5 Metre World Championship in Hankø, Norway, was cancelled on Saturday

5.5 Metre World Championship – Day 1

After a year of delay, the 2022 5.5 Metre World Championship finally got underway on Friday with two races in light to moderate winds for the 23 boats from 10 nations

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.

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

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

Peter Morton’s new Int. 5.5 Metre wins Alpen Cup

Peter Morton’s GBR42 won the Int. 5.5 Metre Alpen Cup at Circolo Vela Torbole on Lake Garda.

Morton, Palfrey and Cornish retain 5.5 Metre Alpen Cup

With just one more race sailed on Saturday, Girls on Film (GBR 41) of Peter Morton, Andrew Palfrey and Ben Cornish) retained the 5.5 Metre Alpen Cup at Circolo Vela Torbole that they last won in 2019.

Girls on Film dominates day two of 5.5 Metre Alpen Cup

Peter Morton’s Girls on Film has taken the lead at the 5.5 Metre Alpen Cup at Circolo Vela Torbole on Lake Garda.

Windy first day of 5.5 Metre Alpen Cup at Torbole

Following an eventful day, John B of Gavin McKinney leads the Alpen Cup 5.5 Metre fleet with a second place and a race win

Aspire wins 5.5 Metre French Open

Aspire of Mateusz Kusznierewicz, Przemysław Gacek and Simon Fry secured the 2021 5.5 Metre French Open at the Régates Royales on Friday in Cannes, France

5.5 Metre French Open – Aspire is Day 2 leader

Mateusz Kusznierewicz, Przemysław Gacek and Simon Fry, sailing Aspire, take the lead at the 2021 5.5 Metre French Open on Day 2

5.5 Metre French Open at the Regates Royales – Day 1

The 5.5 Metre French Open at the Régates Royales in Cannes opened to near perfect champagne sailing conditions, with the biggest entry in Cannes for some time