Offshore

Team Alvimedica awarded redress

Team Alvimedica has gained redress after its diverted course to sail to the assistance of the grounded Team Vestas Wind during Leg 2 of the Volvo Ocean Race.

Wild Rose claims Tattershall's Cup

Rolex Sydney Hobart veteran Roger Hickman and his 29-year-old Farr 43 Wild Rose have claimed the Tattershall's Cup for the handicap prize in this, the 70th edition of the race.

Race for the old and slow

After the first two arrivals in the Rolex Sydney Hobart, there was a gap of almost 11 and a half hours until the arrival of the third boat to finish - Syd Fischer's Ragamuffin 100, which s

Eighth line honours victory for Wild Oats XI

Bob Oatley's maxi Wild Oats XI has claimed a historic eighth line honours, first home this afternoon in the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race.

Wild Oats' light wind horizon job

After its blistering start out of Sydney Harbour yesterday afternoon, the 119 strong fleet competing in the Rolex Sydney Hobart headed south down the New South Wales coast into the teeth of a 20-25

Comanche leads the charge

Jim and Kirsty Clark's brand new 100ft maxi Comanche led the Rolex Sydney Hobart fleet out of Sydney Harbour in one of the most spectacular, high speed starts in the race’s history.

Team Vestas Wind VO65 recovered

Team Vestas Wind yesterday successfully recovered its stranded VO65 from the remote Cargados Carajos Shoals in the middle of the Indian Ocean on to which it ran aground on 29 November.

International cast

The Rolex Sydney Hobart has always had an international flavour ever since an Englishman, Captain John Illingworth, founded the race.

Iker Martinez stands down for leg 3

As part of a pre-arranged plan, Iker Martínez is stepping down as skipper of MAPFRE for leg three of the Volvo Ocean Race to concentrate on his Nacra 17 campaign for the 2016 Rio Ol

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