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

Jubilee Sailing Trust operations face closure

The Jubilee Sailing Trust will be forced into ceasing operations ending a forty-four year history, unless it can urgently raise a minimum of £500K by Thursday 14 April

BVI Spring Regatta – Final after five magnificent days of racing

The 49th BVI Spring Regatta & Sailing Festival came to a close on Sunday 3 April after five magnificent days of racing

Clipper Race crew member in medical evacuation

Injured Clipper Race sailor Nick Whittle was safely transferred to a Japanese Coastguard vessel on Saturday 2 April

Mount Gay Race Day at BVI Spring Regatta

April fools or not, it was no joke on the BVI Spring Regatta racecourse as eleven classes set out for two challenging races on multiple courses.