Yacht Racing

Where there's smoke, there's fire >> Scuttlebutt Sailing News

The multihull era of the America’s Cup halted the legacy monohull boats enjoyed. Whereas the 12 Meter, International America’s Cup Class, and even J …

Sailing

take #50

In July 2019, a large fleet of yachts will start Transpac 50, the 50th edition of the classic Los Angeles- Honolulu ocean race. Already there are …

Los Angeles

Bloomberg Billionaires Index - Larry Ellison

Ellison was raised on the south side of Chicago after being adopted by his mother's aunt and uncle at age nine months. He dropped out of the …

Billionaires

M32 European Series, GAC Pinder wins in Kristiansand

Kristiansand – After the light day of yesterday racing of today has offered the highest speed of the Cetilar Sailing Series – M32 European Series so …

Vitamin A

12 Metre North Americans 2018 >> Scuttlebutt Sailing News

An eight-race series held September 21 to 23 on Rhode Island Sound and Narragansett Bay determined title holders for the 2018 12 Metre North American …

Sailing

Tony Bullimore celebrated at special memorial service

Tony Bullimore has been described as 'a piece of Bristol's history' after a special memorial service was held for him.<p>People from all over the city …

Bob Marley

The World Sailing Show – October 2018 >> Scuttlebutt Sailing News

From non-stop around the world racers, to Olympic campaigns; from seasoned professionals, to grass roots sailors, The World Sailing Show provides a …

Sailing

Dropping Anchor

<b>Dropping anchor is not necessarily something you automatically associate with racing boats of any description. So when a sailor the calibre of Robert</b> …

Sailing

‘Why can’t you just put the stuff in the bin?’ - Olympic silver medallist Annalise Murphy says a plastic bag cost her in Rio

“We saw pilot whales, bottle nose dolphins, and porpoises. Apparently there are blue whales around Ireland, but I didn’t see any.”<p>Though our best …

Volvo Ocean Race

Australians rush to rescue severely injured Indian navy commander stranded 3000km out at sea during solo round-the-world yacht race

Australian rescuers are attempting to save a solo yachtsman who is stranded 3000km out at sea.<p>Indian naval officer Abhilash Tomy, 39, was competing …

Golden Globes

New Formula Foil Ocean Racing Championships (FFORC) launched with a £50,000 prize for the winner

<b>A new race format named Formula Foil Ocean Racing Championships (FFORC) with a minimum of 10 teams, sailing 10 races, over 10,000nm offering a total</b> …

Sailing

Loose as a goose: Pies channel America's Cup spirit

"What we had to do was not make popular decisions, not react as a lot of people, particularly as our politicians do these days, to media pressure. …

AFL

Team Origin linked to UK Foiling 50 Regatta as part of five country circuit

<b>Sky News (UK) is reporting that Sir Keith Mills the driving force, and longtime backer of Sir Ben Ainslie, is involved in the British arm of the</b> …

Sailing

The final resting spot of Captain Cook's HMS Endeavour

Maritime archaeologists have pinpointed a wreckage they believe to be HMS Endeavour off the coast of Rhode Island, in America’s north-east.<p>“We are …

Rhode Island

Tpm And Toulon Support 2018 Gc32 Racing Tour Grand Finale

Next month's GC32 TPM Med Cup will be the fifth event and grand finale of the 2018 GC32 Racing Tour. Supported by Toulon Provence Mediterranee and …

Sailing

Scuttlebutt 5171 - September 21, 2018

Scuttlebutt is published each weekday with the support of its sponsors, providing a digest of major sailing news, commentary, opinions, features and …

Volvo Ocean Race

Leaders in safety, and racing to share perspective at World Sailing's 2018 Annual Conference

<b>World Sailing's 2018 Annual Conference will include two open forums on Safety in Sailing and the future of Offshore and Keelboat racing with sport</b> …

Sailing

World On Water Global Sailing News – September 21, 2018

This week’s “World on Water” global sailing news show produced by www.boatson.tv.<b>In this week’s “WoW TV”:</b>• RORC Wight Shipyard One Ton Cup 2018, …

Sailing

"Extreme. Frightening. Fast." Jimmy Spithill on sailing at 47.5kts on autopilot

<b>Jimmy Spithill, twice winner of the America's Cup takes time out from America's Cup challenger Luna Rossa to have a stint of offshore sailing aboard</b> …

Sailing

Fishing Report: Some beautiful boats on display at Newport Boat Show

I am somewhat of a boat geek. I can remember going to the library as a kid and spending hours in the periodical section looking over boating …

Boating

Film Review: ‘Maiden’

Shattering a glass ceiling has rarely been more engrossing — or grueling — than it is in “Maiden,” named after the ship that was the first crewed by …

Sailing

Stage set for 2018 M32 World Championship in Chicago

by Aston Harald 20 Sep 06:35 BST 20-23 September 2018<p>Stage set for 2018 M32 World Championship © M32 World Championship<p><b>Twelve amateur and</b> …

Sailing

'Marketing can't be made up': Volvo's brand chief wants communications to mean something

We've all seen glossy advertising campaigns that seem a world away from the reality of the product.<p>But for Volvo, marketing must reflect what is …

Volvo

Entry Open for Newport to Cabo Race >> Scuttlebutt Sailing News

Newport Beach, CA (September 20, 2018) – Newport Harbor Yacht Club (NHYC) announced the opening of entries for its biennial Newport Beach, California …

Newport Beach

Vestas 11th Hour Racing publishes Sustainability Report

<b>Vestas 11th Hour Racing has issued the team's Sustainability Report, detailing the efforts throughout the one-year campaign that made them the most</b> …

Sailing

Test Your Fitness Against This Gruelling America’s Cup Training Program

Crossfit, barbell squads, broga…whatever fitness fad you want to call it, fitness training for the America’s Cup can match it – and possibly beat …

Men's Health

Open Boat Tour

<b>STEP ON BOARD</b><p>Recently returned from a gruelling 40,000nm circumnavigation of the world, one of our eleven 70-foot ocean racing yachts will be berthed …

Eventbrite

Discover the 80 world's best sailing pictures of the year!

<b>The Mirabaud Yacht Racing Image 2018 international Jury has selected the top 80 yacht racing images taken this year throughout the world</b><p>The public is …

Sailing

The IMOCA MD Prescribes.... - Vendée Globe

And over the years the physical and mental profile of the solo racers has changed massively. In order to have a chance of winning, of sustaining a …

Vendée Globe

America's Cup: Foil Cant System Revealed >> Scuttlebutt Sailing News

The high performance fully foiling monohull racing yacht to be used in the 2021 America’s Cup will require newly-created innovation to perform as …

Sailing