Oman Sail Yachtsmen Celebrate Winning Classic 2017 Giraglia Rolex Cup Race

Oman Sail Yachtsmen Celebrate Winning Classic 2017 Giraglia Rolex Cup Race

Omani sailors Sami Al Shukaili and Mohammed Al Mujani are celebrating their success in one of the Mediterranean’s most prestigious and popular yacht races. Both Oman…

Optimist World Championship 2017 – Record 280 Sailors From 62 Countries to Compete in Pattaya, Thailand

Optimist World Championship 2017 – Record 280 Sailors From 62 Countries to Compete in Pattaya, Thailand

Thailand will host the 2017 Optimist World Championship, and the event has now confirmed the participation of a total of 62 sailing nations with 280 sailors,…

Thailand and Philippines Claim RS:One Worlds

Thailand and Philippines Claim RS:One Worlds

The RS:One Class in association with Vietnam Canoeing, Rowing and Sailing Federation hosted the 2017 RS:One World Championships from 10 to 14 June in Hoi An,…

Volvo Ocean Race Switches To A 2-Year Cycle And A 2019 Start For 14th Edition

Volvo Ocean Race Switches To A 2-Year Cycle And A 2019 Start For 14th Edition

The Volvo Ocean Race will switch from a 3-year to a 2-year cycle after the upcoming 2017-18 edition, a change that will provide more continuity and…

Tokyo 2020 – Events Confirmed But Athlete Quota Reduced by IOC

Tokyo 2020 – Events Confirmed But Athlete Quota Reduced by IOC

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has confirmed the proposed 10 sailing events for Tokyo 2020, but reduced the athlete quota for Sailing at the Tokyo 2020…

Race for Water – A Key Player in Fight Against Plastic Pollution

Race for Water – A Key Player in Fight Against Plastic Pollution

To mark World Oceans Day on June 8, 2017, the Race for Water Foundation is drawing attention to the need for concerted action against the plastic…

2018 Rolex China Sea Race – Famous Classic Yacht Dorade Takes on Asia

2018 Rolex China Sea Race – Famous Classic Yacht Dorade Takes on Asia

The 12th entry for 29th edition of the Rolex China Sea Race has been received – from the famous classic yacht Dorade. The China Sea Race…

17th Asian Sailing Championship Postponed

17th Asian Sailing Championship Postponed

The XVIIth Asian Sailing Championship, scheduled to take place in Jakarta, Indonesia, has been postponed. The decision comes after a review of the arrangements available at…

Anthony Root and Steve Manning’s Black Baza, Crowned AYGP Skipper and Yacht of the Year Again

Anthony Root and Steve Manning’s Black Baza, Crowned AYGP Skipper and Yacht of the Year Again

Our moment of glory at the Samui Regatta, came at the combined gala prize presentation party, on the magnificent lawn setting in front of Centara Grand…

Australians Heading to Cape Panwa Hotel Phuket Raceweek 2017 For Some Fun in the Sun!

Australians Heading to Cape Panwa Hotel Phuket Raceweek 2017 For Some Fun in the Sun!

What do four women from the Balmain Sailing Club, a current S80 Australian state champion, a winemaker and Farr yachts have in common? Cape Panwa Hotel…