Portofino Regate di Primavera – more ‘winter’ than ‘spring’

The Mediterranean maxi racing season opened with the Portofino Regate di Primavera on the Gulf of Tigullio but hampered by weather that was more ‘winter’ than ‘spring’

Caribbean Maxi Challenge – Final Results from Les Voiles de St Barth

The International Maxi Association’s new Caribbean Maxi Challenge concluded with an impressive ‘victory with a day to spare’ in the Maxi class for Jim Swartz’s Judel Vrolijk 72 Vesper.

Caribbean Maxi Challenge – First Race Win for Deep Blue

Wendy Schmidt’s Botin Partners 85 Deep Blue followed yesterday’s layday festivities with a win what proved the closest race results to date.

Caribbean Maxi Challenge – Hat trick for Vesper

For a third day running the winner in the Maxi class under IRC corrected time was Jim Swartz’s peppermint-coloured Judel Vrolijk 72 Vesper

Caribbean Maxi Challenge – Similarly challenging conditions for St Barts

In a repeat of Monday’s outcome, in the Maxi Class Jim Swartz’s Vesper finished close enough to her longer rival, Hap Fauth’s Bella Mente, to win under IRC corrected time.

Clipper Race dole out six-hour time penalties in Race 10

The Clipper Race Committee has announced that Dare To Lead and Zhuhai have each been given a six-hour time penalty

The Maxi are Back in classic big wind St Barts . . . what you come here for

After a two year hiatus due to the pandemic, racing at last resumed at Les Voiles de St Barth Richard Mille, the third and penultimate event in the International Maxi Association’s Caribbean Maxi Challenge

RORC Easter Challenge – Sunday is Finale Day

Classic Solent conditions prevailed for the Royal Ocean Racing Club’s first inshore regatta of the 2022 season

RORC Easter Challenge – The Easter treats continue

The Easter treats continued for close to 300 hundred sailors taking part in the RORC Easter Challenge . . . Three races were completed for all three IRC Classes

RORC Easter Challenge – Sparkling conditions for Day 1

The first day of the RORC Easter Challenge – The RORC Race Committee led by Steve Cole held a number of practice starts, followed by three short, sharp windward leeward races.

Sam Goodchild first to finish 1000 Milles des Sables

Sam Goodchild on the Ocean Fifty Leyton crossed the finish line of the 2nd edition of the 1000 Milles des Sables in 1st position on Tuesday 12 April

Clipper Race – Qingdao windbound by Typhoon

Clipper Race yacht Qingdao did not depart Japan as planned due to the a very strong Typhoon approaching Japan