The events are the 49er/NACRA Worlds in January, 2020, the Laser Masters Worlds in March, 2020, and the Fireball Worlds in January, 2022.

It wasn’t until after 1pm the nine divisions were away at five minute intervals, so a spot of whale watching was on the agenda as the 11am start time came and went.

The Race Committee stayed afloat to watch the wind perform nearly a 360 at about 2 knots before cancelling for the day.

Winning race one of the regatta and then continuing to take four bullets on the opening day, Jonas Warrer and his all Danish crew stamped their mark on the event from the outset.

Swuzzlebubble found form on the second day of racing at Kinsale, with two wins and two second places during a long day afloat sailed in ideal conditions.

Will Ryan gave his 470 World Championship medal to his coach, Victor Kovalenko.

The race, around the rugged south-east coast of Tasmania, ranks second only to the Sydney Hobart in post-World War II ocean racing longevity.

The skiffies are losing and are not happy about it.

A pre-rally seminar in April gave crews a chance to hone their passage planning skills and prepare their boats and safety equipment for the Channel crossing.

There are 273 entries in the boys division and a further 106 in the girls.

Just two points separate first to fourth places and the regatta is set to be a cliff-hanger.

The vote was unanimous for New Zealand to follow Spain (in 2018) in hosting the 2019 O'pen BIC Worlds.

The "amateur submarine maker" is in custody on preliminary manslaughter charges after the disappearance of a female journalist who had been writing about the craft.

The ship had dropped anchor so passengers could swim, but one of the guests accidentally pulled the engine stop.

Stealth is a Kim Swarbrick designed 9.9m aluminium sloop built in 1998 by Australia II boat builder Steve Ward.