CFD (computational fluid dynamics) has come a very long way since those days of pretty pictures used to illuminate design articles.
Everyone uses computational fluid dynamics (CFD) in yacht design these days but you get what you pay for. Working with the best CFD experts in the industry can deliver a
Wouldn’t it be great, when we buy things like sails, blocks, ropes, wet weather gear, antifoul paint – or even a whole new boat – to be able to make informed ethical choices and support brands that respect the environment and human health?
We can already do that when buying
The SailGP international high-performance race circuit rolled into New York City earlier this week where the six international teams competing on supercharged F50 catamarans have been practicing on the Hudson ahead of the start of racing later today.
With on the water training time strictly limited under the rules of the
If you want to know how competitive the revamped EFG Sailing Arabia – The Tour was this year ask Volvo Ocean Race champion Franck Cammas, who has just experienced life ‘below the fold’.
The new-look EFG Sailing Arabia – The Tour came fully of age in 2019, again delivering early season
Justin Chisholm's guests on the latest episode of the Yacht Racing Podcast are Tom Burnham and Rome Kirby – respectively, the coach and skipper of the American SailGP team.
Burnham is an ex-Olympic campaigner who has been involved in four America’s Cup challenges – one with Young America, twice with Luna Rossa
This month Matthew checks in from one of Europe's most unique and spectacular inland races – the legendary Bol d’Or Mirabaud on Switzerland's Lake Geneva.
As students back in the 1980s, once most of our cash had been passed over the bar there was very little left to buy magazines. But
German ocean racer Boris Herrmann has announced an audacious attempt to take on two major around the world races in the space of 12 months.
The 38-year-old from Hamburg was already registered to take part in the single-handed Vendee Globe non-stop around the world race which is scheduled to start from
Luna Rossa Challenge – the Italian America's Cup syndicate backed by Prada and Pirelli – has published pictures of its scaled-down test boat sailing for the first time in the waters off the team's training base in Sardinia.
This makes the Italian squad – the official Challenger of Record for the
Look aboard some of the world’s fastest and largest yachts and you may not immediately identify the logo on the instrument displays.
On the face of it there’s little to separate many of the sailing instruments that are currently on the market once they are fastened to a bulkhead. Be they
Last month I wrote about the folly (as I saw it) of the Dutch trials system which nearly saw the obvious first choice candidates - reigning World Champions Annemiek Bekkering and Annette Duetz - miss out on selection for Tokyo 2020. However, they survived their trial by fire and came