'It was simpler at sea': Sailors rescued in Pacific grapple with skepticism at home

Jennifer Appel and Tasha Fuiava say they miss life in their sailboat as they face doubts from sailing experts over their stories of giant storms and shark attacks<p>Three weeks after being plucked from the middle of the ocean by a navy vessel, Jennifer Appel and Tasha Fuiava say they wish they could …

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Clipper Race crew member buried at sea

<b>Following medical advice and all considerations, Simon Speirs was given a sea burial at 09:00 local time (03:00 UTC) Sunday 19 November 2017.</b><p><i>Qingdao</i> …


BYM Sailing & Sports News

Oman is an increasingly popular kiteboarding destination. Thanks to near-perfect wind and sea conditions the Sultanate has quickly obtained a …


Superyacht Challenge Antigua Returns for 8th Edition >> Scuttlebutt Sailing News

By popular demand, the eighth edition of the Superyacht Challenge Antigua (SYCA) will feature an extended program of five races held over four days, …


Sometimes it is more fun to ignore the 'why'

Sometimes it is better not to know the answer to a “why” question – simply because if it is revealed, the aura of whatever is being queried pops like …


For Tiruvottiyur residents sailing is not smooth

‘A 7-km stretch has become unmotorable ever since Metro rail work began’


Day 18~Clipper Race

Leaderboard standings across the fleet have stayed consistent over the last 24 hours as the leading teams began their Elliot Brown Ocean Sprint.<p><b>Race</b> …


Rombelli Crowned Melges 40 Grand Prix Champion

<b>In a dramatic final day of racing, Ishida outperforms to take the Palma Melges 40 Grand Prix title, Rombelli captures season trophy.</b><p><i>Yukihiro Ishida</i> …

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Autonomous Sailing across the Atlantic

Sailing a boat across the Atlantic is challenging enough for a human sailor. But what about a computer? BBC Future visits a sailing regatta for …


The podium in the production boat category: | Mini-Transat La Boulangère

<b>​​​​​​​</b><b>Erwan Le Draoulec (Emile Henry)</b><p><b>“</b><i>I brought a book with me, but I never thought to read it. I helmed, I ate, I slept, I answered the calls of</i> …


Volvo Ocean Race - Leg 2 Final Turn?

<b>Could this be the final turn? The majority of the fleet is now sailing east, pointing towards the finish line off Cape Town.</b><p><i>Day 15 Early gybe on</i> …

Volvo Ocean Race

Transat Jacques Vabre: Imoca Podium Decided >> Scuttlebutt Sailing News

(November 19, 2017; Day 14) – Jean-Pierre Dick and Yann Eliès on St Michel-Virbac, have won the Imoca class of the 13th edition of the Transat …


RC44 Class Association

<b>The 2017 RC44 Championship Tour comes to a close next week in Arrecife, Lanzarote with the RC44 Calero Marinas Cup, 23rd – 26th November. As the nine</b> …


Fireball trophy update - Some of our trophies are turning up!

by Derian Scott today at 8:14 pm 19 November 2017<p>The Red Ball Trophy © Fireball class<p><b>We had quite a response to our plea to find missing trophies. It</b> …


St. Barth Cata-Cup

On Thursday, the 47 teams of the 10th annual St. Barth Cata-Cup set sail on a serious note for the first day of competition, as the race committee …


Smooth sailing for Thanksgiving week weather

If your idea of nice Thanksgiving week weather is either (1) 70-degree temperatures or (2) an early season snowfall, you're going to be disappointed. …



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Boating | Teen’s tides of good fortune

Sanya in China is a long way from Du Noon in Cape Town, but that is where Rivaldo Arendse will take part in the Youth Sailing World Championships.


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FREE UK DELIVERY WHEN YOU SPEND £50 | FREE EXTENDED CHRISTMAS RETURNS<p>*Offer valid on the UK website only, until midnight on …


Transat Jacques Vabre

At 18:15 UTC, Maxi80 Prince de Bretagne dismasted just 93 miles from the finish line of the Transat Jacques Vabre in Salvador de Bahia.<p><b>The 80ft</b> …


St Barth Catacup 2017: Day 3

All images Pierrick Contin / St Barths Catacup. Complete gallery & official event web Tracking replay in previous post. Day 3 …


Tight Racing at Lightning Championships

Salinas, Ecuador (November 19, 2017) - Two more races were completed today in the 2017 Lightning South American and International Masters …


South East Area Enterprise Series 2017

by David Beaney today at 8:08 pm 19 November 2017<p><b>This year's South East Area Enterprise series involved open meetings at nine clubs and 57 different</b> …


Sail Sydney presents brothers new challenges

by David Sygall today at 6:23 am 11-17 December 2017<p>Ryan Littlechild and Tyler Creevey © Right On Photography<p><b>Glamour sailing comes to Sydney Harbour</b> …


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Clipper Race crew dies after going overboard on Southern Ocean leg

A crewmember from Clipper Round the World Race yacht Great Britain has died after going overboard.<p>Simon Speirs, 60, a retired property solicitor from …


US warship collides with Japanese tug boat, latest mishap for the Navy's 7th Fleet

A U.S. warship collided with a Japanese commercial tug boat in Japan's Sagami Bay on Saturday, marking the fifth time this year that a ship in the …


Suspenseful Racing at St. Barth Cata-Cup >> Scuttlebutt Sailing News

St. Barthelemy (November 18, 2017) – On the third day of competition for the forty-seven teams competing in the 10th edition of the St. Barth …


Want to see the America's Cup?

If you want to check out the America’s Cup face to face, then you’ve got the chance to do so at the annual Sir Peter Blake Regatta at Torbay Sailing …