Monthly Archives: December 2010

Sail Melbourne preview : US Sailing Team AlphaGraphics 1st stop on ISAF Sailing World Cup Series

While the Northern Hemisphere is gripped in icy temperatures and thoughts of holiday shopping, many of the world’s Olympic hopefuls are in Melbourne, Australia for the first stop on the International Sailing Federation (ISAF) Sailing World Cup 2010-2011 series. … Continue reading

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Volvo Ocean Race: Groupama crew announced

Since Groupama announced its participation in November 2009, the team has been building momentum and strength, training on their Volvo Open 70, Groupama 70 (formerly 2008-09 race winner Ericsson 4), and designing their new boat, Groupama 4. Groupama has … Continue reading

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Oceanbridge Auckland Anniversary Day Regatta Entries open

New Zealand’s oldest sporting event, the Auckland Anniversary Day Regatta, celebrates 171 years on Monday, 31 January 2011 as part of the region’s birthday with a sailing fleet of hundreds of different craft on Waitemata Harbour, a festival on … Continue reading

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RC44 Championship Tour : Paul Cayard issues some corrections.

In my effort to get the report out quickly last night, I erred in my reporting of the overall RC44 Championship Tour positions for both Artemis and Katusha. The good news is that I under-reported. Artemis actually finished 2nd … Continue reading

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Sailing Photo Of The Day – Solveig

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Abby Sunderland – Concocted History’s Most Extreme Plan To Get Out Of A Summer Job | The Onion – America’s Finest News Source

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Round the Island Race : Calling Gold Roman Bowl winners & competitors from past eight decades

Cowes, Isle of Wight: The Island Sailing Club (ISC) and J.P. Morgan Asset Management, are busy putting together their plans to most fittingly commemorate the 80th Anniversary of the famous Round the Island Race in 2011. Everyone involved in … Continue reading

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40 boats to contest New Zealands toughest yacht race

Forty boats and eighty sailors will race around the North Island of New Zealand in the Short Handed Sailing Association’s Round North Island Two Handed Race starting on 19 February 2011. The 1,244 nautical mile marathon starts in Auckland … Continue reading

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SOLAS Big Boat Challenge : Oprah Winfrey’s entourage may alter race course

The annual SOLAS Big Boat Challenge maxi yacht fleet may for the first time in 17 years have to shift its finish line from off the Opera House if a sizable fleet of spectator craft hoping to catch a … Continue reading

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ORACLE RC 44 Cup: Onorato’s Mascalzone Latino wins in Miami

Ellison, BMW ORACLE Racing secures 2010 RC 44 Season Championship Larry Ellison and his BMW ORACLE Racing crew wrapped up the 2010 RC 44 Season Championship with a second-place finish in the fleet racing portion of the ORACLE RC … Continue reading

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