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Grenada – Oakcliff Ocean Racing Team has finished 1st in class and 2nd overall in the RORC Transatlantic Race marking 3,100 miles raced in their epic 7,000 mile ‘delivery’ of Oakcliff’s new Class 40. “This is just one of the exciting and life-changing opportunities that Oakcliff is providing to young hungry athletes who come to […]

Friday 9 January of the Tasar 2015 World championships had two races of a possible three to complete the ten race series. The weather on the course area was similar strong and gusty winds as for the previous day’s races, but from a south easterly aspect. The first race of the day had a re-start […]

The International Lightning Class is accepting applications for the 2015 Lightning Boat Grant Program. The program, entering its ninth season, offers teams the opportunity to sail a Lightning in one of the strongest one-design classes in North America. Each team will be provided with a championship ready boat, competitive sails and equipment, a mentor, and […]

The 2016 edition of the FUN race to Hawaii will start July 11, 2016. This date provides an optimum blend of ebb at the start, full moonlight, and (cross your fingers here) a well-defined Pacific High to speed the racers to the welcoming shores of Kaneohe Bay. As usual, the slowest boats will start on […]

The first official appearance for the public was in Cannes boat show, 3 months ago, last September. Following the successful story of the new Oceanis 38 launched last year, Beneteau is now offering the new Oceanis 35 in replacement for the Oceanis 34. The Oceanis 35 has a very similar concept, Beneteau took all the […]

This week ExCeL London has seen the arrival of star boats which will be on display at the prestigious 2015 CWM FX London Boat Show (9-18 January 2015). On Friday 19 December the first boats to enter via the River Thames were lifted out of the water. This included debut boats from Sunseeker International, Princess […]

Rolex Sydney Hobart: Bureau’s early Xmas gift to small yachts The 117 yachts in the Rolex Sydney Hobart will face an early test this year, with the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) forecasting a sharp 20 to 25 knot southerly change on Boxing Day afternoon not long after the start. Read more

The next America’s Cup will be raced in Bermuda in June of 2017. The host venue was confirmed at a press conference in New York on Tuesday by Harvey Schiller, the Commercial Commissioner for the America’s Cup. 2017 – the year of the America’s Cup In 2017, all teams will compete in their new AC62 […]

Watch the moment a crew crash on a remote coral reef in shark-inhabited waters during the round-the-world Volvo Ocean Race. The nine-man Team Vestas Wind crew were stranded before being picked up by a coastguard boat and taken to Mauritius. Team skipper Chris Nicholson said: “It was definitely the toughest night of my life and […]

The Primo Cup–Trophée Credit Suisse provided variable conditions throughout the three days, proving difficult for some, while others appeared to make light of the elements to produce convincing victories. A total of eight races, of which seven counted, were sailed for the one-designs competing in the first weekend – Star, Dragon, Surprise and J/24 – […]