Miss Scarlet is charging north along the eastern side of the island and holding a 10 nautical mile gap over their fellow Kiwis on Ran Tan. Read more
Francesco Cappelletti, the 18th GGR skipper, set off from the South of France early this morning in the cab of a truck, towing his Endurance 35 across country to Les Sables d’Olonne.
The Swedish Government has allocated €7.8 million to 15 projects related to Ocean health.
Two new signings for the team include two-time America’s Cup winner Joey Newton as jib trimmer, and Australian Olympic 49er gold and silver medallist, Iain Jensen joining as a mainsail trimmer.
Being a multi leg event sailing west to east across the Atlantic, the atmosphere and camaraderie created during the cruise is very special, made more so by the mix of routes, stopovers and nationalities taking part.
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Runners on the first peak, a 26 mile run to the summit of Snowdon, suffered from sunburn and dehydration.
The start of any race is a critical moment that can have a big effect on your potential success in that event.
Three groups have appeared in the now 21-boat fleet – the frontrunners in 12 knots of ENE breeze, the middle group transitioning into breeze and the bulk of the fleet further south struggling in light winds.
The material damage didn't affect Team France's equipment as this is now stored at their sports activity premises rather than in this base.
The carbon rigging is set on a modern foiling hull, equipped with mobile foils that create the vertical force, therefore lifting the sailboat without completely leaving the water.
The Sydney boat show is coming up so here is a little teaser to get you interested.
Multihull Solutions, the Asia Pacific dealer and importer for Fountaine Pajot Catamarans, says it has already taken more than 10 orders for the Astréa 42 "with numerous additional enquiries flooding in".
Bluetooth compatibility allows you to stream top-quality audio from compatible devices and a USB 2.0 direct-digital connection accesses music files on your USB storage device or compatible smart phone.
The regatta is contested in four divisions: Ocean Multihull, Firefly 850, Corsair Pulse and Cruising Multihull.