Rob Kothe takes stock of the impact the Coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic on the worldwide yacht racing calendar... Corona virus, major events cancelled – what next? Sailing events are now being cancelled and there are many more which will surely follow. World Sailing has cancelled the 2020 Hempel World Cup Series Genoa event
Rob Kothe speaks to multiple-America's Cup race director Iain Murray about his role at SailGP at the end of the international circuit's inaugural season. One of Australia's most respected sailor Iain Murray, 61, is the Regatta Director for SailGP. He was Regatta Director for the 34th America's Cup in 2013 and 35th
The Australian Sailing Team turned in the best overall medal performance at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, but can the Aussie Olympic sailing squad do the same in Enoshima, Japan at the Tokyo 2021 Olympics? Based on feedback from the Test and World Cup events which recently concluded there, Australian yachting
After a tempestuous weekend of weather at the SailGP Cowes event which saw racing abandoned on Saturday Rob Kothe follows up with the bruised and battered teams as they pick up the pieces ahead of the season closer in France next month. In 1966, the Rolling Stones released an album called Aftermath.
The second part of Rob Kothe's scene-setter article ahead of this weekend's first ever British SailGP event scheduled to take place in Cowes, England. Click here for Part 1. With many Australian sailors very experienced sailing the America's Cup AC50 foiling catamarans, it's not been surprising that they were fast out of