St Barths Bucket 2019

St Barths Bucket 2019

Sailing on the last day of the 2019 Bucket Regatta couldn’t have played out any better for 34 superyachts fighting for podium positions in five spinnaker classes and one Corinthian Spirit (non-spinnaker) class. Winds ramped up to 18-20 knots just before the start of...
The $1million match race

The $1million match race

Ellison and Coutts unveil SailGP circuit for 50ft foiling catamarans The new SailGP circuit will see six teams compete at five events around the world in one-design 50ft catamarans for a $1million prize purse. Funded by Larry Ellison, founder of Oracle and former...
Alex Thompson arrives in Guadeloupe

Alex Thompson arrives in Guadeloupe

Alex Thomson misses out on winning the transatlantic Route du Rhum race after running aground in the closing stages. Thomson, 44, crossed the finish line in Guadeloupe but was handed a 24-hour penalty by race judges. His IMOCA class Hugo Boss monohull grounded off the...
40th Route du Rhum

40th Route du Rhum

123 boats set off along a three-mile start line off St Malo, on the singlehanded transatlantic race to Guadaloupe. All eyes will be on the Ultime class. The three magnificent new foilers – Armel Le Cleac’h’s Banque Populaire IX, Francois Gabart’s modified Macif, and...
Rolex Middle Sea Race 2018- 50th Anniversary

Rolex Middle Sea Race 2018- 50th Anniversary

The 50th anniversary Rolex Middle Sea Race is underway. A record fleet of 130 yachts was waved on its way by large crowds filling the bastions of Valletta and the Three Cities, and other vantage points. The Grand Harbour, Valletta, is a magnificent location in its own...