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America’s Cup: DutchSail pick Carolijn Brouwer to steer AC75

America’s Cup: DutchSail pick Carolijn Brouwer to steer AC75

The fledgling DutchSail America’s Cup syndicate – aka Team The Netherlands – headed by Dutch yachtsman Simeon Tienpont has become the first of the current crop of America’s Cup contenders to announce a female sailor as helmsman. During a press conference at the opening of the team’s headquarters in Scheveningen skipper

First all-female pro crew for Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race

First all-female pro crew for Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race. Photo credit: Salty Dingo/Ocean Respect Racing.

Two-time Volvo Ocean Race competitor Stacey Jackson from Australia is to lead the first professional all-female crew to take on the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race in the 75th edition of the classic offshore race this December. Jackson – who sailed for Team SCA in the 2014-15 Volvo Ocean Race and

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