• Skiffs and Asymmetrics

    7 breezes it

    by  • 10 November 2013 • 18ft skiff, Andrew Hay, Aron Everett, Australia, Australian 18footers league, Brett Van Munster, chris nicholson, Dan Phillips, Darren McKavanagh, Dave, Dave Ewings, Dinghy, Euan McNicol, Ewings, Frank Quealey, Geoff Bauchop, Grant Rollerson, Haier Appliances, Harry Bethwaite, James Hozack, Jim Beck, Joel Castle, John Winning, Jonathan Whitty, Lumix, Malcolm Page, Michael Coxon, Mike McKensey, Mojo Wine, Nick Daly, Nick Press, Peter Nicholson, Rabbitohs-Kenwood Create More, Rick Peacock, Ricky Bridge, Simon Nearn, Skiffs and Asymmetrics, Smeg, The Kitchen Maker, Thurlow Fisher Lawyers, Yandoo

    The Gotta Love It 7 team took out the season’s first championship race with a brilliant victory in Race 1 of the NSW 18ft Skiff Championship on Sydney Harbour today.read more

    Lumix again

    by  • 27 October 2013 • 18ft skiff, Andrew Hay, Aron Everett, Australia, Australian 18footers league, Brett Van Munster, chris nicholson, Dan Phillips, Darren McKavanagh, Dave, Dave Ewings, Dinghy, Euan McNicol, Ewings, Frank Quealey, Geoff Bauchop, Grant Rollerson, Haier Appliances, Harry Bethwaite, James Hozack, Jim Beck, Joel Castle, John Winning, Jonathan Whitty, Lumix, Malcolm Page, Michael Coxon, Mike McKensey, Mojo Wine, Nick Daly, Nick Press, Peter Nicholson, Rabbitohs-Kenwood Create More, Rick Peacock, Ricky Bridge, Simon Nearn, Skiffs and Asymmetrics, Smeg, The Kitchen Maker, Thurlow Fisher Lawyers, Yandoo

    Jonathan Whitty, James Hozack and Aron Everett made it two-in-a-row victories when they steered their Panasonic-sponsored Lumix 18ft Skiff home an easy winner of race 3 of the 3-Buoys Chalread more

    Lumix day

    by  • 20 October 2013 • 18ft skiff, Andrew Hay, Aron Everett, Australian 18footers league, Austria, Brett Van Munster, chris nicholson, Dan Phillips, Dave, Dinghy, Euan McNicol, Ewings, Frank Quealey, Harry Bethwaite, James Hozack, Jim Beck, Joel Castle, John Winning, Jonathan Whitty, Malcolm Page, Michael Coxon, Mike McKensey, Mojo Wine, Nick Daly, Nick Press, Rabbitohs-Kenwood Create More, Ricky Bridge, Simon Nearn, Skiffs and Asymmetrics, Smeg

    After last Sunday’s strong winds which lashed Sydney Harbour on the opening day of the Australian 18 Footers League’s 2013-2014 Season, today’s race two of the 18ft Skiffs 3-Buoysread more

    Big conditions for season opener

    by  • 13 October 2013 • 18ft skiff, Australia, Brett Van Munster, chris nicholson, Dan Phillips, Dave, Ewings, Frank Quealey, Harry Bethwaite, Inshore, Joel Castle, Mike McKensey, Mojo Wine, Nick Press, Rabbitohs-Kenwood Create More, Ricky Bridge, Skiffs and Asymmetrics, Smeg

    Strong northwesterly winds played havoc with the Australian 18 Footers League’s fleet for the opening 18ft Skiff race of the 2013-2014 season on Sydney Harbour today.read more

    Kiwi clean sweep

    by  • 29 September 2013 • 49er, 49er Worlds, Alain Sign, Ana Hernandez Moreno, Andy Rice, Anika Lorenz, Anna Tunnicliffe, Annemiek Bekkering, Annette Duetz, Ben Rhodes, Benjamin Bildstein, Blair Tuke, Claire Blom, DavidHussl, Dinghy, Dylan Fletcher, France, Frances Peters, Francesca Clapcich, Griselda Khng, Guilia Conti, Iain Jenseon, Jan Hauke Erichsen, Jena Mai Hansen, John Pink, Jonas Warrer, Jorge Lima, Jose Luis Costa, Josh Porebski, Kahena Kunze, Katja Salskov-Iversen, Manu Dyen, Marcus Hansen, Maria Cantero Izquierdo, Martina Silva, Martine Soffati Grael, Matt McGovern, Max Lutz, Molly Vandemoer, Nathan Outteridge, Nicola Groves, Nina Keijzer, Olympics, Peter Burling, Peter Lang, Ryan Seaton, Sara Tan, Silja Kanerva, Simon Wheeler, Sinem Kurtbay, Skiffs and Asymmetrics, Stephane Christidis, Stevie Morrison, Trinidad Silva, Victoria Jurczok

    New Zealand dominated the Seiko 49er & 49erFX World Championships in Marseille with a dazzling display of confidence and maturity by three young teams all in their early 20s.read more

    Kiwi crews to the fore

    by  • 28 September 2013 • 49er, 49er Worlds, Alain Sign, Ana Hernandez Moreno, Andy Rice, Anika Lorenz, Anna Tunnicliffe, Annemiek Bekkering, Annette Duetz, Ben Rhodes, Benjamin Bildstein, Blair Tuke, Claire Blom, DavidHussl, Dinghy, Dylan Fletcher, France, Frances Peters, Francesca Clapcich, Griselda Khng, Guilia Conti, Iain Jenseon, Jan Hauke Erichsen, Jena Mai Hansen, John Pink, Jonas Warrer, Jorge Lima, Jose Luis Costa, Josh Porebski, Kahena Kunze, Katja Salskov-Iversen, Manu Dyen, Marcus Hansen, Maria Cantero Izquierdo, Martina Silva, Martine Soffati Grael, Matt McGovern, Max Lutz, Molly Vandemoer, Nathan Outteridge, Nicola Groves, Nina Keijzer, Olympics, Peter Burling, Peter Lang, Ryan Seaton, Sara Tan, Silja Kanerva, Simon Wheeler, Sinem Kurtbay, Skiffs and Asymmetrics, Stephane Christidis, Stevie Morrison, Trinidad Silva, Victoria Jurczok

    New Zealand crews sit at the top of both leaderboards going into the final day of the Seiko 49er & 49erFX World Championships in Marseille.read more

    Britain versus Denmark

    by  • 27 September 2013 • 49er, 49er Worlds, Alain Sign, Ana Hernandez Moreno, Andy Rice, Anika Lorenz, Anna Tunnicliffe, Annemiek Bekkering, Annette Duetz, Ben Rhodes, Benjamin Bildstein, Blair Tuke, Claire Blom, DavidHussl, Dinghy, Dylan Fletcher, France, Frances Peters, Francesca Clapcich, Griselda Khng, Guilia Conti, Iain Jenseon, Jan Hauke Erichsen, Jena Mai Hansen, John Pink, Jonas Warrer, Jorge Lima, Jose Luis Costa, Josh Porebski, Kahena Kunze, Katja Salskov-Iversen, Manu Dyen, Marcus Hansen, Maria Cantero Izquierdo, Martina Silva, Martine Soffati Grael, Matt McGovern, Max Lutz, Molly Vandemoer, Nathan Outteridge, Nicola Groves, Nina Keijzer, Olympics, Peter Burling, Peter Lang, Ryan Seaton, Sara Tan, Silja Kanerva, Simon Wheeler, Sinem Kurtbay, Skiffs and Asymmetrics, Stephane Christidis, Stevie Morrison, Trinidad Silva, Victoria Jurczok

    An increase in breeze elevated young Kiwi team Alex Maloney and Molly Meech to the top of the leaderboard at the Seiko 49er & 49erFX World Championships in Marseille.read more

    Steyaert and Bossard edge ahead

    by  • 26 September 2013 • 49er, Alain Sign, Ana Hernandez Moreno, Andy Rice, Anika Lorenz, Anna Tunnicliffe, Annemiek Bekkering, Annette Duetz, Ben Rhodes, Benjamin Bildstein, Blair Tuke, Claire Blom, DavidHussl, Dinghy, Dylan Fletcher, France, Frances Peters, Francesca Clapcich, Griselda Khng, Guilia Conti, Iain Jenseon, Jan Hauke Erichsen, Jena Mai Hansen, John Pink, Jonas Warrer, Jorge Lima, Jose Luis Costa, Josh Porebski, Kahena Kunze, Katja Salskov-Iversen, Manu Dyen, Marcus Hansen, Maria Cantero Izquierdo, Martina Silva, Martine Soffati Grael, Matt McGovern, Max Lutz, Molly Vandemoer, Nathan Outteridge, Nicola Groves, Nina Keijzer, Olympics, Peter Burling, Peter Lang, Ryan Seaton, Sara Tan, Silja Kanerva, Simon Wheeler, Sinem Kurtbay, Skiffs and Asymmetrics, Stephane Christidis, Stevie Morrison, Trinidad Silva, Victoria Jurczok

    Sarah Steyaert and Julie Bossard sailed a stunning third day of qualification, winning both of today’s heats and moving to the top of the women’s leaderboard at the Seiko 49er & 49eread more

    Fletcher and Sign into the lead

    by  • 25 September 2013 • 49er, 49er Worlds, Alain Sign, Ana Hernandez Moreno, Andy Rice, Anika Lorenz, Anna Tunnicliffe, Annemiek Bekkering, Annette Duetz, Ben Rhodes, Benjamin Bildstein, Blair Tuke, Claire Blom, DavidHussl, Dinghy, Dylan Fletcher, France, Frances Peters, Francesca Clapcich, Griselda Khng, Guilia Conti, Iain Jenseon, Jan Hauke Erichsen, Jena Mai Hansen, John Pink, Jonas Warrer, Jorge Lima, Jose Luis Costa, Josh Porebski, Kahena Kunze, Katja Salskov-Iversen, Manu Dyen, Marcus Hansen, Maria Cantero Izquierdo, Martina Silva, Martine Soffati Grael, Matt McGovern, Max Lutz, Molly Vandemoer, Nathan Outteridge, Nicola Groves, Nina Keijzer, Olympics, Peter Burling, Peter Lang, Ryan Seaton, Sara Tan, Silja Kanerva, Simon Wheeler, Sinem Kurtbay, Skiffs and Asymmetrics, Stephane Christidis, Stevie Morrison, Trinidad Silva, Victoria Jurczok

    For anyone aspiring to win the Seiko 49er and 49erFX World Championships in Marseille, day 2 was a critical hurdle.read more

    Denmark, UK and NZ tied

    by  • 24 September 2013 • 49er, 49er Worlds, Alain Sign, Ana Hernandez Moreno, Anika Lorenz, Anna Tunnicliffe, Annemiek Bekkering, Annette Duetz, Ben Rhodes, Benjamin Bildstein, Blair Tuke, Claire Blom, DavidHussl, Dinghy, Dylan Fletcher, France, Frances Peters, Francesca Clapcich, Griselda Khng, Guilia Conti, Iain Jenseon, Jan Hauke Erichsen, Jena Mai Hansen, John Pink, Jonas Warrer, Jorge Lima, Jose Luis Costa, Josh Porebski, Kahena Kunze, Katja Salskov-Iversen, Manu Dyen, Marcus Hansen, Maria Cantero Izquierdo, Martina Silva, Martine Soffati Grael, Matt McGovern, Max Lutz, Molly Vandemoer, Nathan Outteridge, Nicola Groves, Nina Keijzer, Olympics, Peter Burling, Peter Lang, Ryan Seaton, Sara Tan, Silja Kanerva, Simon Wheeler, Sinem Kurtbay, Skiffs and Asymmetrics, Stephane Christidis, Stevie Morrison, Trinidad Silva, Victoria Jurczok

    It was a very light, tricky opening day to the Seiko 49er & 49erFX World Championships in Marseille, not the kind of day where anyone could have expected a particular team to dominate the racinread more

    Yamaha claims Bridge to Bridge

    by  • 14 September 2013 • 18ft skiff, Alex Vallings, American Youth Sailing Force, Andrew Archibald, Andrew Hay, ASCC, Ben Clothier, Ben Gladwell, Brad Collins, C-Tech, Chad Freitas, Chris Burgess, Chris Kitchen, Christian Meisner, Christophe Favreau, Cooper Dressler, CST Composites, CT Sailbattens, Dan Roberts, David McDiarmid, Dinghy, DRisk, Emma Shaw, Euro Link, Fineline, Flemming Clausen, Friedrich Renner, Geoff England, Glenn Raphael, Graham Catley, Grant Rollerson, Hayden Whitburn, Howard Hamlin, Ian Andrews, James Beck, James Clappier, Jarrod Simpson, Jesper Broendum, Jody McCormack, John Little, John V Gilmour IV, Jono Spurdle, Josh MacCormack, Katie Love, Kez Cameron, Lake Wanaka, Line7 marine, Maersk Line, magic marine, Mark Overington, Matt Coutts, Matt Noble, Matt Randell, Matthew Steven, Michael McCarthy, Mikey Radziejowski, Murray England, Nick Catley, Nick Murray, Nick Press, Niclas Düring, Norbert Peter, Original Chia, Pat Diola, Patrick Lewis, Paul Allen, Paul Gliddon, Pistol Nicholson, Rich Roberts, Riley Dean, Sam Caslin, Sam Marshall, Skiffs and Asymmetrics, Skip McCormack, Sparkle Motion, St Francis Yacht Club, Stephen Jones, Stewart Mears, Stoke Beer, Team Taughannock Aviation, The black dog, Thomas Ebler, Thomas Eggersdorfer, Tim Snedden, Tom Peet, Tommy Pastalka, Tristan Hutt, United States, White Lightening, Yamaha, Yandoo

    Following winds of 20+ knots gusting to 25 blew New Zealand's David McDiarmid down the Ronstan Bridge to Bridge course Thursday evening and into a clear first place over countryman Alex Vallings inread more