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America’s Cup: From rivals to teammates

America's Cup

American Magic skipper Terry Hutchinson and helmsman Dean Barker are no strangers to each other on America's Cup racecourses. Having sailed both with and against each other across multiple campaigns for the oldest trophy in international sport, they are back together again leading the New York Yacht Club's challenge to

Stonking debut for the new Jeanneau Sun Fast 3300

Jeanneau Sun Fast 3300

Dramatic looking, precisely tailored to its target market, well executed and winning as soon as it hit the water – the new Jeanneau Sun Fast 3300 has been a success story from the off. There can be few tougher tests for a new 33-footer than being thrown into the fiercely competitive Rolex

Charleston Race Week: Just so darn good every single time

Charleston Race Week

Pinnacle regatta, marquee event, premier race series, you choose – but Sperry Charleston Race Week sort of crept up on the international racing scene and now it's impossible to overlook. When you put a boast out there, you’d better back it up. And that’s just what the people who are behind

Shirley Robertson Sailing Podcast: Jimmy Spithill

America's Cup

Two time America’s Cup winning skipper Jimmy Spithill joins Shirley Robertson this month, as the pair settle down for an extended two part interview ahead of the first round of the America’s Cup World Series in Sardinia.   Spithill has long been a fixture in the America’s Cup scene, having first led

SailGP claims 200 million US$ valuation after sale of ‘minority’ stake


On the verge of embarking on its second season of operation, SailGP has sold a minority stake to global entertainment, sports and content company Endeavor. Endeavor’s investment position in SailGP values the global sports property at US$200 million after its highly successful first season. As part of the investment, SailGP will

World Sailing Show – February 2020

World Sailing Show

This month on the World Sailing Show... On this month’s show we start a new series building up to this summer’s Olympic Games. We start by looking at the favourites for medals in the 470 and bring you our guide to the sailing venue in Enoshima. The Sydney to Hobart is a

Yacht Racing Forum set for November UK debut

Yacht Racing Forum

The Yacht Racing Forum will take place for the first time in the United Kingdom, on 23 - 24 November 2020. The event will be based around Portsmouth Harbour, with the main conference taking place in Portsmouth Historic Dockyard's Action Stations and Boathouse 7. As the leading annual conference for the

SailGP: Copenhagen event announced for September 2020


The ROCKWOOL Copenhagen SailGP will take place in the Danish capital on September 11-12, marking the fifth event in the global championship’s second season. ROCKWOOL will be the Title Partner for an event that will see seven national teams compete in the world’s fastest sail racing in Scandinavia for the