Second day of Volvo Cork Week Bathed in Sunshine

The second day of Volvo Cork Week 2024 saw the international fleet enjoyed spectacular racing in and around Cork Harbour.

Sailing World on Water featuring an epic Round The Island Race

It was a Blast, the annual Round The Island Race, conducted by the Island Sailing Club in Cowes, Isle of Wight. Our first report is from the action at St Catherines Point where the waves were epic.

Kookaburra II (KA12) and Northern Light (US14) are 12mR World Champions

A strong mistral wind (22-36 knots) blowing across the harbour of Hyères brought an early end to the 12mR World Championship in Porquerolles.

12mR Worlds – Leaders after day 3 are Kookaburra II (KA12) and Jenetta (K1)

A third day for the 12mR World Championship, that began in the rain and ended in the sun! Conditions were ideal Thursday in Porquerolles.

Superyacht Cup Palma – First day of full fleet racing

The ultra-competitive J Class fleet start was a close encounter of a special kind for the spectators on day 2

12mR Worlds – Amazing conditions in Porquerolles for Day 1 racing

First day of racing at the 12mR World Championship in Porquerolles . . . Wednesday’s winners were, Group 1 – Kookaburra II and Group 2: Jenetta.

Superyacht Cup Palma – Svea takes Back-to-Back wins on Day 1

The Superyacht Cup Palma got underway in fine style on Wednesday, Day 1 saw Svea kick things off with back-to-back wins

Peter Morton wins wet and wild Round the Island Race

The battle for the coveted Gold Roman Bowl was won by Peter Morton and his crew on TP52 Notorious

Black Jack just misses Loro Piana Giraglia race record

The 100ft maxi yacht Black Jack first home just 15 minutes outside Loro Piana Giraglia race record

Jethou and Wallyño reign supreme in Loro Piana Giraglia inshores

A second 20 mile coastal race, this time from Saint-Tropez down to a turning mark off L’Escalet and back, rounded off the inshore series for the maxis competing in Loro Piana Giraglia.

Maxi Inshore Challenge race a single coastal course

Monday 19 of the 24 strong maxi fleet racied a single coastal course, starting and finishing in the Golfe de Saint-Tropez.

Lumpy seastate made life challenging at Loro Piana Giraglia Maxi Inshore Challenge

The second day of Loro Piana Giraglia inshore racing, in the third event of the International Maxi Association’s 2024 Mediterranean Maxi Inshore Challenge