Vendée Globe: Gabart smashes record
The youngest skipper in the race François Gabart (Macif) stepped up his Vendée Globechallenge with an unprecedented 545.3 miles over 24 hours. By 08:00 UTC yesterday morning (Monday 10 December) 29-year-old Gabart had already bettered the ...
America's Cup: King of the Foredeck becomes God of the GoPro
The crew-coach role is the latest step in Allen's sailing career which started in the Flying Ant and was followed by a solid apprenticeship in 18ft skiffs. Joey was on the foredeck in the 1981-82 Whitbread Race winner Flyer, before moving into America ...
America's Cup Boat's Capsizing Sparks Questions, Fears
SAN FRANCISCO -- When Larry Ellison's new 72-foot America's Cup boat capsized on a practice run and was sucked through the Golden Gate in a crippled mess, the second-guessing and doubts among the sailing community began: Has Ellison's plan to ...
America's Cup boosted with Artemis on water
Swedish America's Cup syndicate Artemis have finally got their giant catamaransailing in San Francisco. A fortnight after damaging the yacht under tow, Artemis made their debut yesterday. They are one of three challengers for the Cup with racing to be ...
America's Cup: Luna Rossa skipper reflects on the opening days
Luna Rossa Challenge skipper Max Sirena is embarking on his fourthAmerica's Cup challenge with the Italian syndicate. He joined the fledgling team in 2000 as ... entry into the 34th America's Cup. Yesterday was Luna Rossa's sixth day of sailing the AC72.
America's Cup: Grant Dalton reflects on the first 24 days sailing
It also seems that the team will be given a reasonable break over the Christmas break before starting the final push for the America's CupRegatta starting in just seven months time. The second boat is expected to be significantly different from the ...
America's Cup - 43.6 knots - but who is counting?
Scoop.co.nz (press release)
In San Francisco, Artemis Racing continues her steady build up, with three days of sailing concluded on the America's Cup course. Her crew seem to be pleased with the progress made, and we have images, stories and video from the team's first days of ...
Esimit Europa 2 aiming at America's Cup
After dominating in the Mediterranean for two years, 2013 will present new challenges for Simcic and his men, including the North Sea, sailing up the Thames in the heart of London and the chance to taste victory at the America's Cup, which will be held ...