The Biggest and the Best

International Maxi Association

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

International Maxi Association Update

Pragmatic thinking followed through with confident application is paying good dividends in Maxi world – according to International Maxi Association secretary general Andrew McIrvine.   Broadly speaking there seems to be a general decline in the numbers taking part in competitive sailing, with just a few exceptions. There are of course multiple reasons playing

Rationalisation – aka a Maxi sort out

Image © Ingrid Abery Photography Rationalisation – aka a Maxi sort out

Just returned from the Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup in Sardinia International Maxi Association secretary general Andrew McIrvine reflects on another successful edition of the iconic big boat regatta. Back here in a rather grey and damp London it is difficult to believe that the 29th Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup was just a