• Ian Williams

    Alpari World Match Racing Tour, Ian Williams won in Sopot

    by  • 3 August 2014 • alpari world match racing tour, English, Ian Williams, Match Race, sailing, Vela, World Match Race Tour

    Alpari World Match Racing Tour, Ian Williams won in Sopot

    Sopot Match Race, the latest event on the Alpari World Match Racing Tour, saw an impressive come-from-behind victory for British skipper Ian Williams’ GAC Pindar team on a day that seemed set to be sailed in light northerly winds.


    Williams on top in classic gale force Marstrand conditions

    by  • 3 July 2014 • FEATURED, francesco bruni, Ian Williams, WMRT

    Stena Match Cup Sweden is known for being one of the few events where, thanks to the boats and venue topography, sailors can race in anger inshore in gale force conditions with spinnakers. Over its 20 years this has provided some of the most action-packed match racing of all time, all visible to the spectators packing Marstrand’s natural sailing stadium

    Victory completes a near-perfect week for Williams

    by  • 9 June 2014 • FEATURED, Ian Williams, Keith Swinton, Match Race Germany, Mathieu Richard, WMRT


    Ian Williams has won Match Race Germany after beating Keith Swinton in a light-airs, one-race final. The GAC Pindar crew from Great Britain put the Aussies on Team Alpari FX under pressure in the final seconds of the pre-start and, when Swinton ran into the committee boat at start time, the resulting penalty put the Perth skipper on the back foot.

    Alpari World Match Racing Tour Announces 2014 Championship Skippers

    by  • 11 March 2014 • Alpari, alpari world match racing tour, Bjorn Hansen, David Gilmour, francesco bruni, Ian Williams, Keith Swinton, Luna Rossa, Mathieu Richard, Phil Robertson, Taylor Canfield, WMRT

    Luna Rossa America’s Cup team joins impressive line up for 2014 Alpari World Match Racing Tour. Current Tour Champion Taylor Canfield (ISV) returns to defend title. British match racer Ian Williams targets record breaking fifth World Championship

    World Match Racing Tour, only Williams stands in the way of Canfield’s first World title

    by  • 29 November 2013 • Ian Williams, Match Race, sailing, Taylor Canfield, Vela, World Match Race Tour, World Match Racing Tour

    World Match Racing Tour, only Williams stands in the way of Canfield’s first World title

    Ian Williams bounced off the ropes to keep his hopes of a fifth world title alive after scraping through a tense Quarter-Final in the Monsoon Cup in Malaysia today.


    Monsoon Cup 2013 Preview – Can Taylor Canfield hang on to the Alpari World Match Racing Tour lead?

    by  • 23 November 2013 • Adam Minoprio, Bjorn Hansen, FEATURED, francesco bruni, Ian Williams, Monsoon Cup, Taylor Canfield, WMRT

    The world's top match racing skippers are in full preparation for next week's season finale of the 2013 Alpari World Match Racing Tour in Malaysia - The Monsoon Cup running over 25-30 November. Any one of the top six teams on the Tour leaderboard can still clinch the Championship with a $500,000 prize purse up for grabs at the event