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Jersey sailor sets sail to Le Havre ahead of his first Transat Jacques Vabre

Tuesday 24 October 2017<p>The countdown is on for Phil Sharp. The Jersey-sailor is only 12 days away from the start of his first Transat Jacques Vabre, …

Why a 12-Meter Yacht Is Your Perfect Starter Boat

The world of sailing has some great competitions. There is the America’s Cup, Volvo Ocean, Vendee Globe, Extreme Sailing and Sydney to Hobart races. …

Top tips for sailing at night

When most boats have moored up for the night Clive Loughlin ventures out into a different worldThere is something rather magical about sailing at …

Ambition, nerves, and espionage: final countdown at the Volvo Ocean Race

<b>We go behind the scenes at the Volvo Ocean Race with Dongfeng Race Team to find how the team is preparing for the longest, furthest Volvo Ocean Race</b> …

Briand’s new 55m world exploring sailing concept

Many associate global superyacht explorations with a strong and durable motor yacht, able to eat thousands of sea miles with its powerful engines. …

Boating

Torture-Tested

The image is iconic: a tightly tethered helmsman, white knuckles on the windward steering wheel, as the bow of his carbon-fiber Volvo Ocean 65 racing …

Sacked AkzoNobel skipper reinstated hours before dramatic Volvo Ocean Race Leg 1 start

<b>Simeon Tienpont, the AkzoNobel skipper who was dismissed for a breach of contract last week, was reinstated as skipper of the Dutch entry just hours</b> …

Vitters to Build 164-Foot Ketch

Vitters Shipyard in the Netherlands has signed a contract to build a 164-foot custom ketch. Construction is expected to start by the end of October …