Boats

The addition of foils, which is an innovation now permitted by the Multi 50 Class rule, means that hitherto unimaginable speeds can now be achieved on this type of boat: 40 knots or 70km/hr.

Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club is hosting the event on 4-5 November.

The IC37 is designed to be a one-design for the masses and a great IRC/ORC competitor with optional interior fit outs available.

It is expected that over 150 boats will be on display at the museum and in Cockle Bay Marina.

After Gipsy Moth returned she was preserved alongside Cutty Sark at Greenwich but was later sold for £1 and a gin and tonic – Sir Francis Chichester’s favourite tipple – to the UK Sailing Academy in Cowes.

The Malcolm Miller suffered damage following a fire in 2008. Its then owners abandoned it mid way through a refit, and it was found washed up off the Cornwall coast some time later.

Constructed from laser-cut 5mm, 6mm and 8mm steel sheet, these multi-chined class yachts are being built to strict one-design rules.

Briand’s pioneering work has unveiled three distinct new ways in which the SO 440’s layout and naval architecture will make life on board the boat easier and more comfortable

The ‘forward pods’ create a distinctive style that is a hallmark of Privilège catamarans’ aesthetics and construction.

Over the next two years, Sébastien Josse will participate in the Route du Rhum (2018) and then the first ever single-handed round the world race created for these Ultime multihulls (2019).

An amateur video shows an Open 40 doing 20 knots in 35kt breeze with no drink spillage!

This is the first of three 51s heading to Sydney alone after customers were taken by the concept of the model, and reputation of the brand.

Privateer Yacht Sales lists half-a-dozen tall ships taking part in the Rendez-Vous 2017 Tall Ships in Canada for the sesquicentennial celebrations — and available for purchase.

Phil Ross took the boat for a spin on Sydney Harbour.

The 2017 European,and World Championships and the Aarhus test event will all be raced in foiling Nacras.