Offshore

Rambler 88 pipped at the post

A match race up the River Derwent from the Tasman Light and a heart-stopping decision not to follow Rambler 88 when she gybed in the final stages of the race, resulted in second over line

Rambler and Ragamuffin wallow

For Ragamuffin and Rambler 88 it has been a frustrating night - they should have arrived in Hobart in darkness - instead they wallowed under the black gloom of Tasman Island, wait

Comanche clinches it

When Comanche crossed the finish line of the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race at Castray Esplanade in Hobart, Tasmania, at 21:58:30 local time tonight, history was created, because Kristy Heinz Clark

Spindrift and IDEC on the back foot

Both Yann Guichard and Dona Bertarelli's Spindrift 2 and Francis Joyon's IDEC Sport are on the backfoot at the end of day 36 at sea on their respective Jules Verne Troph

Further foil damage

Syd Fischer’s Ragamuffin 100 is the latest of the supermaxis to suffer daggerboard problems in the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race, but in this case, it is the port daggerboard, and i

Maxi boat carnage

This first night was always going to be the toughest part of the 2015 Rolex Sydney Hobart with the forecast of a southerly buster - 25 to 30 knot winds with big gusts against a south flowing curren

Wild Oats out

Bob Oatley's record holding, eight time Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race line honours victor Wild Oats XI, has retired from the race after reporting a torn mainsail.

Comanche leads out of Sydney

If the start of the 2015 Rolex Sydney Hobart is any indication, this race is going to have more twists and turns than any Broadway murder mystery and nothing will pan out the way we think it will.<

Mini Transat leg 2 report

The second leg of the Mini Transat started on 31st October, just over a month after I finished the first leg, in order to wait for a good weather window.

Podium position for Enda O'Coineen

In an exceptional performance, Ireland’s Enda O’Coineen aboard his IMOCA 60 Currency House Kilcullen completed the podium in the IMOCA Ocean Masters Transat St Barth-Port la Fo

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