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(27-29 March 2015) For another year the wind will blow in the sails of sailing and will bring them to our island. With fair play will travel to the endless blue and calm strength would give their breath elpidas.O reason 42o Race Greek Revolution – HYDRA 2015 to be held from Friday, the 27th until […]

Azzam is Khalifa Al Nahyan private yacht. Built by Lürssen Yacht, was launched on 5 April 2013 at 180 metres in length as the largest private yacht in the world. She has a beam of 20.8 m and an unusually shallow draft of 4.3m. Among many other features, the yacht has a main salon with […]

If it is March, then it is Miami One hundred seventy-three boats will travel to Coconut Grove to compete in the 88th Bacardi Cup and the 6th BACARDI Miami Sailing Week (BMSW) presented by EFG Bank in Miami, FL. While there is no venue in the U.S. that is perfect year round, it is hard […]

Renaud Laplanche (FRA) and Ryan Breymaier (USA) team up for a brand new ocean racing and record breaking program starting in 2015 with the VPLP-designed 105ft maxi trimaran LENDING CLUB 2. The boat, formerly Banque Populaire VII (launched in 2006 as Groupama 3), has been chartered for the 2015 summer season. Renaud and Ryan met […]

Through initiatives such as the Youth Worlds Emerging Nations Programme, ISAF is focused on reducing the performance gap between nations. ISAF will be monitoring the sailors post-event and ensuring our MNAs have access to on-going high level support. We hope this programme will not only create champions of the future but will enable increasing participation […]

Croatia First Regatta – Positioned between a grand prix overseas regatta and a cruising rally is a brand new limited entry one design event due to start from the town of Split in Croatia on June 13, 2015. In between Australian offshore seasons and with winter in full swing it is the time of year […]

The RORC Caribbean 600 is the only offshore race of the Caribbean series, and takes you on a fantastic journey, circumnavigating the Caribbean Islands. Established in 2008, this race has already become a firm favourite, with many well known and glamourous sailing yachts competing – such as ICAP Leopard and Hetairos. Starting from and finishing […]

On June 5-8,2015, Klaipeda, the third largest Lithuanian city, rich with history and culture, will hospitably host the intemational fleet of the Baltic Tall Ships Regatta 2015. The dedicated organizers and Liaison Officers will work hard to satisfy the needs of the vessels, as well as the curious sailors of all ages. Provision of water, […]

The wind was a bit lighter for the second day of Qualifying at the Monsoon Cup Malaysia, but it’s business as usual at the top of the leaderboard for the two leading contenders of this year’s World title. Both Ian Williams and Taylor Canfield won all their matches, displaying devastating consistency despite tough situations in […]

Passport Yachts has been building semi-custom voyaging sailboats for three decades. For the last 20 years these boats have been produced in a modern facility in China. Thom Wagner has been the force behind the company from the beginning, and he still is the man to see when you are ready to buy one. His […]

The two newest racing machines compete head-to-head for the first time ever in Les Voiles de St. Barth, scheduled for April 13-18, 2015. No fewer than 80 boats and 1,000 sailors are expected to compete at the event, which has been a not-to-be-missed competitive gathering since its creation back in 2010, and for very good […]

Last weekend’s decision by the International Paralympic Committee was to drop Paralympic sailing from the line-up for Japan after just five appearances at the event. A formal response to the news from the International Sailing Federation that since October has merged the International Disabled Sailing Federation into its organisation stated its profound disappointment to exclude […]

If you didn’t believe Hanse could possibly come up with a better cruising yacht, you were wrong – meet the Hanse 575. In the modern idiom of cruising yacht design the balance between maximising interior volume, optimising sailing performance and maintaining hull lines that avoid such critical epithets as ‘bulky’ and ‘heavy’ is rapidly reaching […]

The 2nd Annual Antigua Dragon Yacht Club Challenge will consist of seven teams, each representing a different Yacht Club from around the world, sailing in a friendly competition to determine the overall champion. Competing in identical Petticrow Dragons, nine races are scheduled February 1-8 in fantastic Caribbean conditions. http://goo.gl/BjEhO9

The premier Pacific superyacht regatta, New Zealand Millennium Cup, attracted big yachts battling it out in the beautiful Bay of Islands on January 21-23, 2015. Silencio battled it out against some of the world’s fastest performance sailing yachts to finish first. This year was one of the best editions of the famous superyacht regatta and […]

Singapore will open the Series on February 5 at The Promontory@Marina Bay -one of the tightest and most spectacular inner city courses the Series visits. Extreme Sailing Series maintains the highest level of sporting integrity, in the same award-winning Stadium Racing format. The competition on the water is intense, and there’s a reason for that. […]

Cagliari in Sardinia will host the first America’s Cup World Series event of the new America’s Cup cycle in June 2015. The event will run from June 4-7, with racing on June 6-7. Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy – June 5-7, 2015 Portsmouth, Great Britain – July 23-26, 2015 Gothenburg, Sweden – August 28-30, 2015 Hamilton, Bermuda […]

Here’s a great video of Rambler 88 being launched from New England Boatworks, including some interviews with the builders and engineers and some footage of her canting keel being attached. It also shows her remarkable saw-toothed rudders, featuring ‘tubercles’ posited to aid flow over the rudders and manoeuvrability. The new 88-footer, designed by Juan Kouyoumdjian, […]

It’s never been a secret – good regattas succeed with a simple formula. They combine fair yet heightened competition with fun and engaging social activity. And great regattas augment that combination by adding two essential elements – topnotch race management and a superb venue. So when does a great regatta become even better? When it […]

The aim of the new M32 Sailing Yacht Series is to enable talented sailors to compete in the fastest, most dynamic and competitive sailing events in the world, but at an affordable cost on a regional basis. It fills a void in the current sailing marketplace between budgets needed for small boat dinghy racing and […]