Offshore

Belle Ile drift off

For the sailors in La Solitaire du Figaro-Eric Bompard cachemire, racing Leg 3 from Roscoff to Les Sables d'Olonne, the challenge off Kerdonis at Le Belle-Ile this Monday afternoon has not so much

Double transat for Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing

The Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing tema is setting off on an 8,000 mile double Atlantic Ocean crossing for training purposes.

Slow-mo Round the Island

The JP Morgan Asset Management was a drift-off with Team Richard Mille taking line honours in the

Mini Fastnet underway

At 16.19 today, the fleet of 33 Minis set off on the Mini Fastnet after a fine start on the Bay of Douarnenez in a light wind but stronger winds brewing.

Slow boats to Bermuda

For many of the 1500+ sailors on 162 boats on course to Bermuda in the 49th Newport Bermuda Race, yesterday’s Summer Solstice must have seemed like the longest night ever.

Shockwave leads the charge

The predicted battle for the elapsed time victory in the Newport Bermuda Race between the three Mini-Maxis in the Gibbs Hill Lighthouse Division is coming to fruition.

Spain in for the next Volvo Ocean Race

The sixth entry in this autumn's Volvo Ocean Race has been confirmed. This will be fielded by Team Campos, the Spanish sailing team managed by Galician sailor Pedro Campos.

Up and away

A grand armada of 206 yachts set off on the offshore component of the 62nd Giraglia Rolex Cup under a sky awash with low cloud and a sea caressed by a warm, but gentle easterly breeze.

Syndicate content