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Five 100-footer crews eye Sydney Hobart Race record

Five 100-footers eye new Sydney Hobart Race record

The sailing team rosters of the five 100-footer super-maxis set to battle it out in for line honours at the Rolex Sydney Hobart Race in under 48 hours’ time are packed with the great and the good of professional yacht racing. Which one of the five will make it to Hobart

Musto at the Route du Rhum

Musto at the Route du Rhum

The Route du Rhum is about as hard core as offshore racing gets. Racing 3,500 miles singlehanded across the north Atlantic in early winter is tough going, arguably on a par with the major round-the-world races. Despite the challenge of racing from Saint-Malo to Guadeloupe in November, or perhaps because

America’s Cup: Canfield & Buckley interview – Part 2

America’s Cup: Taylor Canfield & Mike Buckley interview – Part 2

The second part of our interview with Taylor Canfield and Mike Buckley, founders of Stars & Stripes Team USA – the second American team announced as challengers for the 36th America's Cup in New Zealand in 2021. Read Part 1 here YRL: You have partnered with the Long Beach Yacht Club in

America’s Cup: Canfield & Buckley interview – Part 1

America's Cup

Part one of our interview with American sailors Taylor Canfield and Mike Buckley – the driving force behind the recently-announced Stars & Stripes Team USA challenge – on the duo’s plans to reignite the American sporting public’s interest in the America’s Cup with an authentic and inclusive all-American campaign. YRL: We

America’s Cup: Dutch syndicate confirmed as sixth entry

America’s Cup: Dutch syndicate confirmed as sixth entry

A Dutch syndicate representing the Netherlands based Royal Netherlands Yacht Club Muiden and Royal Maas Yacht Club has been accepted as a challenger for the 36th edition of the America’s Cup to be held in Auckland, New Zealand in 2021. The announcement made by America’s Cup-holders Emirates Team New Zealand and

Luke Parkinson on the America’s Cup with INEOS Team UK

Luke Parkinson on the America's Cup with INEOS Team UK

Find out how Australian sailor Luke Parkinson – a Volvo Ocean Race–winner with Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing in 2014-15 and a two-time America's Cup competitor – feels about challenging for the 36th America's Cup with Sir Ben Ainslie's British syndicate INEOS Team UK. Our favourite quote from Parko in this video

America’s Cup: Ray Davies interview – Pt. 2

America's Cup: Ray Davies interview – Pt. 2

In the concluding part of our exclusive interview with Emirates Team New Zealand sailor/coach Ray Davies we discuss the team’s ongoing approach to innovation, shine a light on the rumoured issues with the AC75 foil arms, find out what Davies thinks of the rival SailGP circuit, and discover his thoughts

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