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    Rolex Fastnet Race – line honours form guide

    by  • 2 August 2013 • abu dhabi ocean racing, Adil Khalid, Andrew Cape, Annie Lush, Antoine Carraz, Banque Populaire, Bertrand Pace, Brad Jackson, Cameron Dunn, Chris Sherlock, Christophe Espagnon, Dona Bertarelli, Edmond de Rothschild, Emmanuel le Borgne, Erwan Israel, Esimit Europa, G Class, Gitana 11, groupama, Guy Barron, ian walker, ICAP Leopard, Jack Boutell, Jean Baptiste le Vaillant, Jeremy Elliott, Jeremy Wilmot, Jochen Schuemann, Jordi Calafat, Kevin Escoffier, Marcel van Triest, Maxi, Maxis, Mike Slade, Nick Dana, Nicolas Texier, Nigel Musto, Offshore, Oman Air – Musandam, Phil Harmer, Phillip Carlson, Pierre-Emmanuel Hérissé, Pierre-Yves Moreau, Records, Ronan Lucas, Route du Rhum, Royal Ocean Racing Club, Sam Davies, Sebastien Marsset, Simon Fisher, Spindrift, Team SCA, Thierry Douillard, Tom Johnson, Tony Mutter, Two-handed, United Kingdom, Volvo Ocean Race, vor 70, Xavier Revil, Yann Guichard

    While the Rolex Fastnet Race's main prize is the Fastnet Challenge Trophy and Rolex chronometer for the first among the 300 boats competing under IRC handicap, another significant battle comeread more

    International gathering

    by  • 24 July 2013 • Ambersail, Andy Meiklejohn, bella mente, bronenosec, carlo borlenghi, Dee Smith, Geoff Boettcher, Hap Fauth, Ian Moore, John Cutler, Maxis, mike sanderson, mini maxi, Niklas Zennstrom, Offshore, Royal Ocean Racing Club, Secret Men's Business, Simonis Stepanacius, United Kingdom, vladimir liubomirov, Will Best

    The biggest and best offshore racing boats from around the world will be descending on the Solent for the start of the Rolex Fastnet Race, beginning from Cowes on Sunday, 11 August.read more

    Ragamuffin 100 fastest monohull

    by  • 20 July 2013 • Alfa Romeo, Bob Hayward, Bob Pethick, Bretwalda 3, David Askew, David Team, Dee Smith, Dorade, Doug Baker, foil, Gordon Leon, Hiroshi Kitada, Horizon, Jack Taylor, Jens Kellinghusen, John Sangmeister, KIHO, Lending Club, Lloyd THornburg, Manatea, maserati, Matt Brooks, Maxi, Maxis, Offshore, Ragamuffin 100, Retro, Syd Fischer, United States, Varuna, Westward, Wizard, Yuichi Takahashi

    At 18:17:26 today local Hawaii time, Syd Fischer’s Elliott 100 Ragamuffin 100 crossed the finish line at Diamond Head to be the fastest monohull to complete the 2225-mile course in tread more

    Conditions lighten

    by  • 18 July 2013 • Alfa Romeo, Bob Hayward, Bob Pethick, Bretwalda 3, David Askew, David Team, Dee Smith, Dorade, Doug Baker, foil, Gordon Leon, Hiroshi Kitada, Horizon, Jack Taylor, Jens Kellinghusen, John Sangmeister, KIHO, Lending Club, Lloyd THornburg, Manatea, maserati, Matt Brooks, Maxi, Maxis, Offshore, Ragamuffin 100, Retro, Syd Fischer, Uruguay, Varuna, vor 70, Westward, Wizard, Yuichi Takahashi

    In the last 48 hours most of the 58 entries in the 47th biennial LA-Honolulu Transpac are now at the halfway point or beyond on this 2225 mile ocean racing classic that started in three waves lastread more

    Phaedo dismasts

    by  • 16 July 2013 • Alfa Romeo, Bob Hayward, Bob Pethick, Bretwalda 3, David Askew, David Team, Dee Smith, Dorade, Doug Baker, foil, Gordon Leon, Hiroshi Kitada, Horizon, Jack Taylor, Jens Kellinghusen, John Sangmeister, KIHO, Lending Club, Lloyd THornburg, Manatea, maserati, Matt Brooks, Maxi, Maxis, Offshore, Ragamuffin 100, Retro, Syd Fischer, United States, Varuna, vor 70, Westward, Wizard, Yuichi Takahashi

    It was a glorious day for some teams, but decidedly not for others today in the Transpac.read more

    ICAP Leopard comes good

    by  • 15 July 2013 • Andrew Pickett, Courrier Vintage, Fergus Roper, Foggy Dew, Francois Lognone, Gery Trentesaux, Harm Prins, ICAP Leopard, Inis Mor, Iromiguy, Jean Yves Chateau, Jibe, Laurent Gouy, Loïc Féquet, Louay Habib, Maitre Jacques, Maxi, Maxis, Michel Peretie, Mike Slade, Moondog, Nicolas Gaumont-Prat, Night and Day, Noel Racine, Nutmeg IV, Offshore, Pascal Loison, Philosophie, Pleomax, Royal Ocean Racing Club, Stamina, United Kingdom

    Mike Slade's Farr 100 maxi ICAP Leopard took Line Honours and was later declared the overall winner of the RORC Cowes Dinard St Malo Race, lifting the prestigious King Edward VII Cup. read more

    Ragamuffin 100 and Maserati neck and neck

    by  • 15 July 2013 • Alfa Romeo, Bob Hayward, Bob Pethick, Bretwalda 3, David Askew, David Team, Dee Smith, Dorade, Doug Baker, foil, Gordon Leon, Hiroshi Kitada, Horizon, Jack Taylor, Jens Kellinghusen, John Sangmeister, KIHO, Lending Club, Lloyd THornburg, Manatea, maserati, Matt Brooks, Maxi, Maxis, Offshore, Ragamuffin 100, Retro, Syd Fischer, tp52, United States, Varuna, vor 70, Westward, Wizard, Yuichi Takahashi

    It’s been almost 24 hours now since the last wave of boats crossed the start line, so the entire fleet of 58 entries from eight countries is now on the race course of the 47th Transpac, withread more

    60th boat entered for Rolex Sydney Hobart

    by  • 15 October 2012 • Ambersail, Andrew Saies, Australia, Bengal7, Bob Robertson, Bruce Montgomery, Cruising Yacht Club of Australia (CYCA), David Rees, Genuine Risk, Geoff Hill, Inveestec Loyal, Kurt Arrigo, Loki, Love and War, Lunchtime Legend, Mark Richards, Maxi, Maxis, Offshore, Simon Kurts, Stephen Ainsworth, Two True, Whistler, Wild Oats XI, Yoichi Ito

    The fleet for the 68th Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race in December reached 50 with the entry of Bob ‘Robbo’ Robertson’s Queensland yacht, Lunchtime Legend; and just hoursread more

    Loro Piana Superyacht Regatta in 30 knots

    by  • 5 June 2012 • Aegir, Andy Green, Cape Arrow, carlo borlenghi, Ganesha, highland fling, Inshore, Irvine Laidlaw, Italy, Jens Christensen, Maxis, Med Regattas, Moonbird, Scorpione dei Mari, yacht club costa smeralda • 0 Comments

    The Loro Piana Superyacht Regatta 2012 started today, the fleet appearing to fly around the islands of the the La Maddalena archipelago accompanied by 20 knots and more of westerly wind, blue skiesread more