• Andi Robertson

    Class40s out into the Atlantic

    by  • 13 November 2013 • 11th hour racing, Actual, Alberto Monaco, alessandro di benedetto, Andi Robertson, andrea mura, April/Deltacalor, Arkema-Region Aquitaine, Armel Tripon, Arnaud Boissieres, Aurelien Ducroz, Aymeric Chappellier, Bernard Stamm, Bertrand de Broc, Bertrand Guillonneau, Bet1128, Brian Thompson, Bruno Jourdren, Bureau Vallee, Campagne de France, Caterham Challenge, Catherine Pourre, Charles Caudrelier, Cheminees Poujoulat, Christopher Pratt, Class 40, Concise 8, Croix du Sud, Damian Foxall, Damien Rousseau, Damien Seguin, Denis van Weynbergh, Dominique Rivard, Dunkerque-Planete Enfants, Earwen, Ecoelec-Fantronic, Edmond de Rothschild, ENERGA, ERDF - Des pieds et Des mains, Eric Darni, Erik Nigon, erwan le Roux, Fabien Delahaye, Fabrice Amedeo, fantastica, FenêtréA Cardinal, Florent Bernard, François Damiens, Francois Gabart, gaetano mura, GDF SUEZ, Gilles Lamire, Goulven Royer, Groupe Picoty, Guillaume le Brec, Halvard Mabire, Hannah Jenner, IMOCA 60, Initiatives-coeur, Jean le Cam, Jean- Christophe Caso, Jean-Edouard Criquioche, Jean-Marie Liot, Jérémie Beyou, Jorg Riechers, Kito de Pavant, Lalou Roucayrol, Lionel Regnier, Loic Escoffier, Loïc Féquet, Louis Burton, Louis Duc, Maciej Marczewski, macif, Maitre Coq, Maitre Jacques, Marc Guillemot, mare, Marie-Galante, Matouba, Matthieu Alluin, Mayeul Riffet, Michel Desjoyeaux, Michelle Zw, MR BRICOLAGE, Obportus3, Offshore, Oman Air, Open 60s, ORMA 60, Orma Multihulls, Pascal Bidegorry, Philippe Legros, Phoenix Europe, PRB, Proximedia - Sauvez Mon Enfant, Region Poitou Charentes, Rennes Metropole/Saint-Malo Agglomeration, Safran, Samy Villeneuve, Seb Josse, Sidney Gavignet, SNCF-Géodis, Solidaires en Peloton, Tales Santander 2014, Tanguy de LaMotte, team plastique, Transat Jacques Vabre, Two-handed, vaquita, Vers un monde sans SIDA, Vincent Riou, Votre Nom Autour du Monde, Yann Eliès, Yves le Blevec, Zbigniew Gutkowski

    The Transat Jacques Vabre’s Class 40 had a tough time off the northwest corner of Spain last night and this morning in strong, gusty winds and big seas which resulted in the British Class 40read more

    All to play for in the IMOCA 60s

    by  • 12 November 2013 • 11th hour racing, Actual, Alberto Monaco, alessandro di benedetto, Andi Robertson, andrea mura, April/Deltacalor, Arkema-Region Aquitaine, Armel Tripon, Arnaud Boissieres, Aurelien Ducroz, Aymeric Chappellier, Bernard Stamm, Bertrand de Broc, Bertrand Guillonneau, Bet1128, Brian Thompson, Bruno Jourdren, Bureau Vallee, Campagne de France, Caterham Challenge, Catherine Pourre, Charles Caudrelier, Cheminees Poujoulat, Christopher Pratt, Class 40, Concise 8, Croix du Sud, Damian Foxall, Damien Rousseau, Damien Seguin, Denis van Weynbergh, Dominique Rivard, Dunkerque-Planete Enfants, Earwen, Ecoelec-Fantronic, Edmond de Rothschild, ENERGA, ERDF - Des pieds et Des mains, Eric Darni, Erik Nigon, erwan le Roux, Fabien Delahaye, Fabrice Amedeo, fantastica, FenêtréA Cardinal, Florent Bernard, François Damiens, Francois Gabart, gaetano mura, GDF SUEZ, Gilles Lamire, Goulven Royer, Groupe Picoty, Guillaume le Brec, Halvard Mabire, Hannah Jenner, IMOCA 60, Initiatives-coeur, Jean le Cam, Jean- Christophe Caso, Jean-Edouard Criquioche, Jean-Marie Liot, Jérémie Beyou, Jorg Riechers, Kito de Pavant, Lalou Roucayrol, Lionel Regnier, Loic Escoffier, Loïc Féquet, Louis Burton, Louis Duc, Maciej Marczewski, macif, Maitre Coq, Maitre Jacques, Marc Guillemot, mare, Marie-Galante, Matouba, Matthieu Alluin, Mayeul Riffet, Michel Desjoyeaux, Michelle Zw, MR BRICOLAGE, Obportus3, Offshore, Oman Air, Open 60s, ORMA 60, Orma Multihulls, Pascal Bidegorry, Philippe Legros, Phoenix Europe, PRB, Proximedia - Sauvez Mon Enfant, Region Poitou Charentes, Rennes Metropole/Saint-Malo Agglomeration, Safran, Samy Villeneuve, Seb Josse, Sidney Gavignet, SNCF-Géodis, Solidaires en Peloton, Tales Santander 2014, Tanguy de LaMotte, team plastique, Transat Jacques Vabre, Two-handed, vaquita, Vers un monde sans SIDA, Vincent Riou, Votre Nom Autour du Monde, Yann Eliès, Yves le Blevec, Zbigniew Gutkowski

    On the Transat Jacques Vabre’s 5,450 mile long race course from Le Havre to Itajaí, Brazil small changes or differences can quickly become significant.read more

    More boats set to stop

    by  • 11 November 2013 • 11th hour racing, Actual, Alberto Monaco, alessandro di benedetto, Andi Robertson, andrea mura, April/Deltacalor, Arkema-Region Aquitaine, Armel Tripon, Arnaud Boissieres, Aurelien Ducroz, Aymeric Chappellier, Bernard Stamm, Bertrand de Broc, Bertrand Guillonneau, Bet1128, Brian Thompson, Bruno Jourdren, Bureau Vallee, Campagne de France, Caterham Challenge, Catherine Pourre, Charles Caudrelier, Cheminees Poujoulat, Christopher Pratt, Class 40, Concise 8, Croix du Sud, Damian Foxall, Damien Rousseau, Damien Seguin, Denis van Weynbergh, Dominique Rivard, Dunkerque-Planete Enfants, Earwen, Ecoelec-Fantronic, Edmond de Rothschild, ENERGA, ERDF - Des pieds et Des mains, Eric Darni, Erik Nigon, erwan le Roux, Fabien Delahaye, Fabrice Amedeo, fantastica, FenêtréA Cardinal, Florent Bernard, François Damiens, Francois Gabart, gaetano mura, GDF SUEZ, Gilles Lamire, Goulven Royer, Groupe Picoty, Guillaume le Brec, Halvard Mabire, Hannah Jenner, IMOCA 60, Initiatives-coeur, Jean le Cam, Jean- Christophe Caso, Jean-Edouard Criquioche, Jérémie Beyou, Jorg Riechers, Kito de Pavant, Lalou Roucayrol, Lionel Regnier, Loic Escoffier, Loïc Féquet, Louis Burton, Louis Duc, Maciej Marczewski, macif, Maitre Coq, Maitre Jacques, Marc Guillemot, mare, Marie-Galante, Matouba, Matthieu Alluin, Mayeul Riffet, Michel Desjoyeaux, Michelle Zw, MR BRICOLAGE, Obportus3, Offshore, Oman Air, Open 60s, ORMA 60, Orma Multihulls, Pascal Bidegorry, Philippe Legros, Phoenix Europe, PRB, Proximedia - Sauvez Mon Enfant, Region Poitou Charentes, Rennes Metropole/Saint-Malo Agglomeration, Safran, Samy Villeneuve, Seb Josse, Sidney Gavignet, SNCF-Géodis, Solidaires en Peloton, Tales Santander 2014, Tanguy de LaMotte, team plastique, Transat Jacques Vabre, Two-handed, vaquita, Vers un monde sans SIDA, Vincent Riou, Votre Nom Autour du Monde, Yann Eliès, Yves le Blevec, Zbigniew Gutkowski

    While five different boats in the Transat Jacques Vabre revealed over the course of today (Monday) that they will make technical pit stops, the race for the IMOCA 60 fleet became more tactical as tread more

    Azzurra wins the battle

    by  • 14 September 2013 • alberto roemmers, Andi Robertson, Audi MedCup, Austin Fragomen, azzurra, b2, Doug DeVos, Ergin Imre, Gladiator, Inshore, Interlodge, Italy, Jean Luc Petithugenin, Manouch Moshayedi, Med Regattas, Michele Galli, Niklas Zennstrom, Paprec, Provezza, Quantum Racing, Ran Racing, rio, Tony Langley, tp52

    In a sparkling finish to the 2013 52 Super Series season, racing in a brisk leftover Mistral in bright September sunshine on the white flecked waters of their home Costa Smeralda waters, home teamread more

    Azzurra lining up for home win

    by  • 13 September 2013 • alberto roemmers, Andi Robertson, Audi MedCup, Austin Fragomen, azzurra, b2, Doug DeVos, Ergin Imre, Gladiator, Inshore, Interlodge, Italy, Jean Luc Petithugenin, Manouch Moshayedi, Med Regattas, Michele Galli, Nico Martinez, Niklas Zennstrom, Paprec, Provezza, Quantum Racing, Ran Racing, rio, Tony Langley, tp52, yacht club costa smeralda

    From an intense day of three races, local favourites Azzurra roll into the final day of the 52 Super Series season with a slim three point lead over Quantum Racing in the standings for theread more

    Mistral day

    by  • 12 September 2013 • alberto roemmers, Andi Robertson, Audi MedCup, Austin Fragomen, azzurra, b2, Doug DeVos, Ergin Imre, Gladiator, Inshore, Interlodge, Italy, Jean Luc Petithugenin, Manouch Moshayedi, Med Regattas, Michele Galli, Niklas Zennstrom, Paprec, Provezza, Quantum Racing, Ran Racing, rio, Tony Langley, tp52, yacht club costa smeralda

    With the Mistral howling across the race arena off Porto Cervo at close to 40 knots at times, the decision was taken at midday today to cancel racing for the day at the Audi Settimana delle Boccheread more

    Azzurra hangs on

    by  • 11 September 2013 • alberto roemmers, Andi Robertson, Audi MedCup, Austin Fragomen, azzurra, b2, Doug DeVos, Ergin Imre, Gladiator, Inshore, Interlodge, Italy, Jean Luc Petithugenin, Manouch Moshayedi, Michele Galli, Nico Martinez, Niklas Zennstrom, Paprec, Provezza, Quantum Racing, Ran Racing, rio, Tony Langley, tp52, yacht club costa smeralda

    From the tightest and most exciting coastal race for many years, Quantum Racing sailed to a well earned win today to close the gap to just one point in the overall standings for Sardinia&rread more

    Home team early leader

    by  • 10 September 2013 • alberto roemmers, Andi Robertson, Audi MedCup, Austin Fragomen, azzurra, b2, Doug DeVos, Ergin Imre, Gladiator, Inshore, Interlodge, Italy, Jean Luc Petithugenin, Manouch Moshayedi, Med Regattas, Michele Galli, Nico Martinez, Niklas Zennstrom, Paprec, Provezza, Quantum Racing, Ran Racing, rio, Tony Langley, tp52, yacht club costa smeralda

    Azzurra made something close to the start they wanted at their home waters 52 Super Series regatta, the Audi Setteima del Boche, today.read more

    Murphy triumphant on home waters

    by  • 6 September 2013 • Alex Mills-Barton, Ali Young, Alicia Cebrian, Amélie  Riou, Andi Robertson, Anna Weinzieher, Annalise Murphy, Anne-marie Rindom, Ashley Brunning, Chloe Martin, Claire Dennis, Daniel Mihelic, Dinghy, Emil Cedergardh, Emma Plasschaert, Evi van Acker, francesco marrai, Hannah Snellgrove, Heidi Tenkanen, Ireland, Isabella Bertold, Jack Wetherell, Jared West, Jean-Baptiste Bernaz, Jesper Stalheim, Josefin Olsson, Kacper Zieminski, laser, Laser Standard, Lisa Fasselt, marco gallo, Marie Bolou, Marit Bouwmeester, Marthe Enger Eide, Martin Evans, Mathias Mollatt, Mathilde de Kerangat, Matthew Wearn, Nazli Cagla Donertas, Nicholas Heiner, Nick Thompson, Olympics, Richard Langdon, Robert Scheidt, Robert Stipanovic, Rutger Schaardenburg, Ryan Palk, Sara Winther, Sarah Gunni, silvia zennaro, tatiana drozdovskaya, Tina Miheliz, Tuula Tenkanen

    For both the 2012 Olympic sailors who collected their respective Laser European titles today after a thrilling final day on the sparkling waters off Dun Laoghaire, Ireland, winning the first big chread more

    17 point lead for Murphy

    by  • 5 September 2013 • Alex Mills-Barton, Ali Young, Alicia Cebrian, Amélie  Riou, Andi Robertson, Anna Weinzieher, Annalise Murphy, Anne-marie Rindom, Ashley Brunning, Chloe Martin, Claire Dennis, Daniel Mihelic, Dinghy, Emil Cedergardh, Emma Plasschaert, Evi van Acker, francesco marrai, Hannah Snellgrove, Heidi Tenkanen, Ireland, Isabella Bertold, Jack Wetherell, Jared West, Jean-Baptiste Bernaz, Jesper Stalheim, Josefin Olsson, Kacper Zieminski, laser, Laser Standard, Lisa Fasselt, marco gallo, Marie Bolou, Marit Bouwmeester, Marthe Enger Eide, Martin Evans, Mathias Mollatt, Mathilde de Kerangat, Matthew Wearn, Nazli Cagla Donertas, Nicholas Heiner, Nick Thompson, Olympics, Richard Langdon, Robert Scheidt, Robert Stipanovic, Rutger Schaardenburg, Ryan Palk, Sara Winther, Sarah Gunni, silvia zennaro, tatiana drozdovskaya, Tina Miheliz, Tuula Tenkanen

    Ireland’s Annalise Murphy goes into the final races of the Laser European and World Championships tomorrow on her native Dublin Bay with a comprehensive 17 point lead ahead of Holland’sread more

    Murphy discards a second

    by  • 4 September 2013 • Alex Mills-Barton, Ali Young, Alicia Cebrian, Amélie  Riou, Andi Robertson, Anna Weinzieher, Annalise Murphy, Anne-marie Rindom, Ashley Brunning, Chloe Martin, Claire Dennis, Daniel Mihelic, Dinghy, Emil Cedergardh, Emma Plasschaert, Evi van Acker, francesco marrai, Hannah Snellgrove, Heidi Tenkanen, Ireland, Isabella Bertold, Jack Wetherell, Jared West, Jean-Baptiste Bernaz, Jesper Stalheim, Josefin Olsson, Kacper Zieminski, laser, Laser Standard, Lisa Fasselt, marco gallo, Marie Bolou, Marit Bouwmeester, Marthe Enger Eide, Martin Evans, Mathias Mollatt, Mathilde de Kerangat, Matthew Wearn, Nazli Cagla Donertas, Nicholas Heiner, Nick Thompson, Olympics, Richard Langdon, Robert Scheidt, Robert Stipanovic, Rutger Schaardenburg, Ryan Palk, Sara Winther, Sarah Gunni, silvia zennaro, tatiana drozdovskaya, Tina Miheliz, Tuula Tenkanen

    Strong winds and big waves meant tired bodies and minds at the first day of racing for the Final Series at the Laser European and World Championships on Dublin Bay.read more

    More bullets for Murphy

    by  • 3 September 2013 • Alex Mills-Barton, Ali Young, Alicia Cebrian, Amélie  Riou, Andi Robertson, Anna Weinzieher, Annalise Murphy, Anne-marie Rindom, Ashley Brunning, Chloe Martin, Claire Dennis, Daniel Mihelic, David Branigan, Dinghy, Emil Cedergardh, Emma Plasschaert, Evi van Acker, francesco marrai, Hannah Snellgrove, Heidi Tenkanen, Ireland, Isabella Bertold, Jack Wetherell, Jared West, Jean-Baptiste Bernaz, Jesper Stalheim, Josefin Olsson, Kacper Zieminski, laser, Laser Standard, Lisa Fasselt, marco gallo, Marie Bolou, Marit Bouwmeester, Marthe Enger Eide, Martin Evans, Mathias Mollatt, Mathilde de Kerangat, Matthew Wearn, Nazli Cagla Donertas, Nicholas Heiner, Nick Thompson, Olympics, Robert Scheidt, Robert Stipanovic, Rutger Schaardenburg, Ryan Palk, Sara Winther, Sarah Gunni, silvia zennaro, tatiana drozdovskaya, Tina Miheliz, Tuula Tenkanen, Womens Sailing

    In conditions more akin to the Mediterranean than Dublin Bay - bright sunshine, warm temperatures and even an unusual sea breeze - Ireland’s local favourite Annalise Murphy remains the only sread more

    Two in a row for Quantum Racing

    by  • 6 July 2013 • alberto roemmers, Andi Robertson, Audi MedCup, Austin Fragomen, azzurra, Doug DeVos, Ergin Imre, Gladiator, Guillermo Parada, Gwen Fragomen, Inshore, Interlodge, Jean-Luc Petithuguenin, John Cutler, Jordi Calafat, Juan Vila, Jules Salter, Manouch Moshayedi, Med Regattas, Niklas Zennstrom, Paprec, Provezza, Quantum Racing, Ran, rio, Spain, Terry Hutchinson, Tony Langley, tp52, Vasco Vascotto

    Quantum Racing made it a second 52 Super Series regatta win in a row when they crossed the last finish line of the Royal Cup Marina Ibiza today in second place, completing a 1,2 final dayread more

    Gladiator claims coastal race

    by  • 5 July 2013 • alberto roemmers, Andi Robertson, Audi MedCup, Austin Fragomen, azzurra, Doug DeVos, Ergin Imre, Gladiator, Guillermo Parada, Gwen Fragomen, Inshore, Interlodge, Jean-Luc Petithuguenin, Jesus Renedo, John Cutler, Jordi Calafat, Juan Vila, Jules Salter, Manouch Moshayedi, Med Regattas, Multimedia, Niklas Zennstrom, Paprec, Provezza, Quantum Racing, Ran, rio, Spain, Terry Hutchinson, Tony Langley, tp52, Vasco Vascotto

    Tony Langley and the crew of Gladiator proved their staying power as well as their skills today when they won the 33 mile coastal race at the Royal Cup Marina Ibiza, holding off regatta leread more

    Quantum’s top July 4th

    by  • 4 July 2013 • alberto roemmers, Andi Robertson, Audi MedCup, Austin Fragomen, azzurra, Doug DeVos, Ergin Imre, Gladiator, Guillermo Parada, Gwen Fragomen, Inshore, Interlodge, Jean-Luc Petithuguenin, Jesus Renedo, John Cutler, Jordi Calafat, Juan Vila, Jules Salter, Manouch Moshayedi, Med Regattas, Niklas Zennstrom, Paprec, Provezza, Quantum Racing, Ran, rio, Spain, Terry Hutchinson, Tony Langley, tp52, Vasco Vascotto

    The Stars & Stripes were flown with pride in the 52 fleet at the Royal Cup Marina Ibiza on American Independence Day, July 4th, and, suitably, star of the day was Quantum Racing at theread more

    Gladiator on fighting form

    by  • 3 July 2013 • alberto roemmers, Andi Robertson, Audi MedCup, Austin Fragomen, azzurra, Doug DeVos, Ergin Imre, Gladiator, Guillermo Parada, Gwen Fragomen, Inshore, Interlodge, Jesus Renedo, John Cutler, Jordi Calafat, Juan Vila, Jules Salter, Manouch Moshayedi, Med Regattas, Niklas Zennstrom, Paprec, Provezza, Quantum Racing, Ran, rio, Spain, Terry Hutchinson, Tony Langley, tp52, Vasco Vascotto

    After a long, hot and frustrating three hour delay waiting for enough breeze to build, it was Tony Langley’s Gladiator which won race 3, the only one of the day, at the 52 Super Seriread more