Sailing: Why Rio 2016 and Tokyo 2020 are in Orton and Payne's thoughts
For the select few invited to join the British sailing team's Podium Potential (PP) programme, the partnership can provide the perfect platform when matched by the desire and commitment to work through the challenges that face sailors transitioning ...
Youth and enthusiasm to the fore in Dragon class
The Dragon was designed in 1929 and enjoys a long illustrious history of great sailors including Olympic gold medallists and former world champions from many classes, royalty and the rich and famous. The class is sometimes viewed as a classic class ...
Sailing: Burling & Tuke signing could open door for others
Peter Burling and Blair Tuke's marquee signing to Team New Zealand may open the door for more sailors to compete in America's Cup and Olympic boats simultaneously. The 49er world champions have agreed to compete in the 2017 America's Cup, while ...
The TIWAL inflatable dinghy is ready to sail in under 20 minutes
The latest entrant in the field of water sports is an inflatable sailing dinghy that can be assembled or packed down into two bags in a little under 20 minutes. We've seen folding boats such as Foldaboat and Quickboat, and inflatable ones like Sealegs ...
Pair to combine America's Cup sailing with Olympic campaigning
Today it was announced that NZL Sailing Team sailors Peter Burling and Blair Tuke have signed with Emirates Team New Zealand as the team move towards mounting a campaign for the 35th America's Cup. The pair will combine America's Cup sailingwith ...
Extreme Sailing Series - Oman Air ready to return to action
The upcoming international inshore sailing circuit, the 2014 Extreme Sailing Series, will mark a return to action for Oman Air. Celebrating its eighth edition, the world tour will be hosted in nine iconic venues spanning three continents, and will see ...
Rule 24: Interfering with another Boat
Scuttlebutt Sailing News
The 2014 supplement to the ISAF 2013-2016 Case Book, which provides interpretations of the Racing Rules of Sailing, contains new cases that were approved at the ISAF Annual Conference in November 2013. Here is one of them… Assumed Facts for ...
Sailing: Dalton kept awake at night by Cup loss
Grant Dalton says none of their reviews have been able to explain how they gave up an 8-1 lead to lose to Oracle. "I wake up at two o'clock in the morning and will do for the rest of my life. "I just don't know. They were quicker and they didn't have ...
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