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While it may be relatively meaningless in the grand scheme of things, we’re excited about the prospect of BMW Oracle Racing and Sir Keith Mills’ TeamOrigin lining up at Cowes Week this
A lot of Olympic sailors will be putting the Semaine Olympique de Voiles in Hyeres down to experience with light fluky winds have made racing awkward for the entire course of this week, although Pa
In our audio interview with Sam Davies, mid-Atlantic in the Transat AG2 La Mondiale, one really gets a sense of life on board – having to hang up hurriedly while a shackle on the spinnaker bl
With precious few new big boats being launched this year, so we have a treat today – a look at Sir Peter Ogden’s smart looking Jethou.
In the Transat AG2R La Mondiale, Sam Davies and Roman Attanasio steered their Figaro Saveol through the Canary Islands scoring gate in first place last night and now take on the two thirds of the c
Smart tactics resulted in Roman Attanasio and Sam Davies’ Saveol taking the lead in the Transat AG2R yesterday morning - Sam's best ever position in a Figaro race.
Inserting a waypoint gate into the Transat AG2R route, it was thought, would limit the tactical options for the doublehanded crews. Not so...
An Aussie steering the Emirates Team New Zealand-powered VO70? Just wait until we next see Grant Dalton...
The start of the Transat AG2R La Mondiale has been glorious for the Figaros – downwind in 15 knots, flat water and warm sun.
Figaro racing is always close and with the addition of a new waypoint gate off the Canary Islands limiting tactical choices, we can expect the class’ doublehanded Transat AG2R La Mondiale to