World Sailing prioritises upgraded website for future growth

At the recent 2021 Annual Conference World Sailing presented a Finance Report which prioritised the allocation of resources and cash for investment in Participation and Development, Technical services, IT and Website development, and the staff resources to deliver these services

Sara Sutcliffe appointed new RYA Chief Executive

The Royal Yachting Association has announced the appointment of Sara Sutcliffe MBE as its new Chief Executive.

World Sailing expects £11+ million payout from Tokyo Games

In the recently published World Sailing (UK) Ltd Audited Accounts for 2020, World Sailing indicated that the successful delivery of the Tokyo 2020 Games in August 2021 had alleviated the critical financial risks associated with the cancellation of the Games

Inside the Mercedes F1 – INEOS Britannia merger

Matt Sheahan presents the latest issue of his Planet Sail OnCourse video diary

Mirabaud Yacht Racing Image – Deadline 5 October 2021

Initiated in 2010, the Mirabaud Yacht Racing Image is the leading international photo competition dedicated to sailing as a competitive sport

World Sailing Ethics Commission issues Warning to President Andersen

A report has appeared that World Sailing Ethics Commission has issued World Sailing President Kim Andersen a ‘Warning’ after abusing the signatures of his vice presidents

STOP PRESS – – SailGP pull the plug on 2020 season

Following my earlier post today that SailGP were considering a Cowes event decision . . . They have now decided to scrap the rest of the 2020 season events

Prime Minister Johnson goes for the nuclear option

On Friday the Prime Minister announced the closing of all Bars, Cafes, Restaurants and Pubs across the UK for an indefinite period

Decomposed body of Brit found on yacht

A British man last seen alive almost two months ago while trying to sail solo around the world has been found dead on his yacht about 80 miles off Jamaica