The spotlight was on Rio’s Guanabara Bay today for the opening day of competition at the Aquece Rio International Regatta – the first official Test Event for the 2016 Olympic hosts.
Hyères, France and Weymouth, Great Britain have been named as the European venues for the 2015 ISAF Sailing World Cup series.
The Andrew Simpson Sailing Foundation has finalised Guinness World Record criteria which sailing clubs have to comply with to count towards the world record attempt, and for participants to be rati
The forecast for the final day of the Moth World Championship in Hayling Island was for no wind, but it turned out to be a sparkling day with the best breeze of the week.
Moth guru Andrew McDougall is Europe at present, having first attended the Italian Moth Nationals and Foiling Week on Lake Garda and this week has been sailing the Moth Worlds at Hayling Island Sai
An earlier start allowed the Gold fleet to get a full four races on the penultimate day of the International Moth World Championships at Hayling Island, with the Silver fleet once again getting in
The Moth Worlds fleet woke up to the wind blowing a steady 15 knots, the sun shining and by 1000 it had already reached 23°C - perfect sailing conditions.
The sweltering temperatures and light wind continue to make life difficult for the race officials at the Moth Worlds.
Day two of racing at the Moth World Championship in Hayling Island started around 1pm after the westerly sea breeze filled in.