Volvo Ocean Race


How Modern Technology is bringing Sailing to the Masses

How Modern Technology is bringing Sailing to the Masses When Scuttlebutt started in 1997, the internet was fairly new and we were the primary media to share sailing news. The earth has taken a few spins since those early days, with technology now allowing sailing to be shared on many […]


Ian Walker’s Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing team on Azzam – Volvo Ocean Racing

Emotional finale for Volvo Ocean Race BY ADMIN • JULY 7, 2015 • FEATURES, HOMEMOSAIC, RACING • COMMENTS (0) • 40 The latest edition of this iconic fully-crewed round the world race, 40 years after it was founded as the Whitbread Round the World Race, has seen a number of […]


War Stories of the Giants

War Stories of the Giants Comanche Sets New 24 Hour Record (Saturday, July 11, 2015) –  Since Bryan Ehrhart’s Lucky secured line honours in the Transatlantic Race yesterday afternoon (English time), two of the race’s largest boats have finished. Crossing the line off the Lizard at 21:30:21 UTC (17:30:21 EDT) […]


Mariette of 1915 has passed the halfway stage of the Transatlantic Race 2015

Halfway Back to the Old Country   (Sunday, July 5, 2015) – Passing the eastern extremity of Point Alpha, the ice exclusion zone, yesterday evening, Mariette of 1915 has passed the halfway stage of the Transatlantic Race 2015 between Newport, R.I., and southwest England’s Lizard Point. The 138-foot long gaff […]


Keith Swinton beat Ian Williams twice in the Semi Finals at Stena Match Cup Sweden

Keith Swinton beat Ian Williams twice in the Semi Finals at Stena Match Cup Sweden © Robert Hajduk / WMRT Marstrand, Sweden (3rd July, 2015): The final four skippers emerged today at Stena Match Cup Sweden with defending event champion Bjorn Hansen (SWE) Nautiska Racing and Australia’s Keith Swinton, Black […]


37 boats competing in the Transatlantic Race 2015

   Second of Three Starts: The Largest Group On its Way   NEWPORT, R.I. (July 1, 2015) –  The majority of the 37 boats competing in the Transatlantic Race 2015 launched off the starting line into a brisk southwesterly breeze just after 2 p.m. local time. A line of thunderstorms, […]


Victory For Team Alvimedica, Glory For Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing

23 JUNE 2015, 10:00 AM Victory For Team Alvimedica, Glory For Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing Abu Dhabi Racing Lift The Trophy ©Victor Fraile / Volvo Ocean Race Volvo Ocean Race Gothenburg, Sweden Team Alvimedica’s skipper Charlie Enright (USA) won the final offshore battle of the Volvo Ocean Race, but the […]


TIME TO FLY FOR EXTREME SAILING SERIES™

TIME TO FLY FOR EXTREME SAILING SERIES™  330  112 Google +0  0  442 Extreme Sailing Series™ organisers OC Sport have today ushered in a new era for the original Stadium Racing global circuit, with the announcement of a new generation of foiling catamarans to be used as part of the […]


NEW YORK YACHT CLUB ANNUAL REGATTA PRESENTED BY ROLEX

Untitled Document New York Yacht Club Annual Regatta presented by Rolex NEWPORT, RI, USA June 14, 2015 SUPREME SATISFACTION The 161st New York Yacht Club Annual Regatta presented by Rolex meant a lot of different things to a lot of different people, and when the three-day event concluded after a […]


STADIUM SAILING AND MORE-NEW YORK YACHT CLUB ANNUAL

Untitled Document New York Yacht Club Annual Regatta presented by Rolex NEWPORT, RI, USA June 13, 2015 Stadium Sailing and More Transitioning from yesterday’s Around-the-Island Race, 169 teams at the New York Yacht Club Annual Regatta presented by Rolex took off this morning for four different rendezvous areas on Rhode […]