Volvo Ocean Race


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 […]


Team SCA Historic Winners of Leg 8 of Volvo Ocean Race

Silencing the critics Text by Jon Bramley Marc Bow/Volvo Ocean Race  MORE 11 JUNE 2015, 05:06 UTC SHARE Well, that’s one way of silencing the critics.Skipper Sam Davies and her Team SCA crew struck a resounding blow for women’s offshore sailing in the early hours of Thursday morning when they […]


The 161st New York Yacht Club Annual Regatta presented by Rolex

Untitled Document CARINA AND OTHERS BRIDGE DISTANCE RACES WITH ANNUAL REGATTA The 161st New York Yacht Club Annual Regatta presented by Rolex is around the corner, and entries have climbed to over 135 as the early entry deadline (Friday, June 5) looms. Scheduled for June 12 to 14, the sailing […]


125,000 at the Volvo Ocean Race Newport

125,000 at the Volvo Ocean Race Newport Stopover Exceeded All Expectations By Tatja Hopman · On May 20, 2015   The final visitor count of approximately 125,000 at the Volvo Ocean Race Newport Stopover exceeded all expectations for the 12-day celebration.Organizers from Sail Newport, Rhode Island’s Public Sailing Center, the […]