The 56th edition of the Congressional Cup, organized by Long Beach Yacht Club in California, will play host to the opening event of the 2020 World Match Racing Tour season April 29 – May 3, 2020.
An expected field of ten teams will battle for the Congressional Cup trophy and
This morning at the OXO2 in London came news that Sir Ben Ainslie, the most successful sailor in Olympic history, will helm the Great Britain SailGP F50 catamaran in its second season.
Rob Kothe reports...
Following a win in the America's Cup with ORACLE TEAM USA in 2013, Ainslie formed his own
Three hundred and sixty five delegates from all over the world joined the Yacht Racing Forum in Bilbao for two days of conferences, presentations, networking and business. The leading classes and events, teams, brands and venues contributed to the event, designated by many attendees as the best YRF ever.
An elite gathering of 23 star-studded teams will be competing at the 2019 Star Sailors League Finals in the Bahamas next month, including a number of wildcards drawn from many parts of the world of high-level sailing.
There are legends aplenty in the 22 country fleet, with Volvo Ocean Race winner
When a young Brittany company claims a Vendée Globe victory within three years of being formed... well that is actually something to make a fuss about.
‘For Us, By Us’ could easily have been the tagline that Julien Barnet – a professional sailor and rigger – and Thibault Reinhart – pro
The Mirpuri Foundation Racing Team has ‘baptised’ its VO65 Ocean Race Boat ‘Racing for the Planet’, in a dance-filled ceremony at the Marina de Cascais, in Portugal.
The spectacular launch was attended by over 300 guests, including VIPs and key figures from the yacht-racing world, Portuguese Government, local dignitaries and journalists.
INEOS TEAM UK are currently testing their first AC75 ‘Britannia’ from their base in Old Portsmouth. The team’s comms department caught up with CEO, Grant Simmer to get the low-down on the British campaign so far.
What are the key areas you think could win the 36th America's Cup?
The things that
An update from Andrew McIrvine – secretary of the International Maxi Association.
Just back from the biggest and best Maxi event in the world, the Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup, with many thoughts about how it could be made even better.
This was already a special year, it being the 40th anniversary of
We do not need to be sold on the abilities and advantages of the well-designed and built pocket performance trimaran – and this one will even leave you with enough change for lunch.
Founded in 2015, Libertist Yachts based in Poland has been making a big impression in the multihull world
Despite having completed 740 miles in the first 24-hours of the race the skippers of the four-boat Ultim 32/23 fleet competing in the Brest Atlantiques race all say they have been reining their trimarans back for fear of damage so early in the 14,000-mile open ocean marathon.
Despite keeping one foot