Sailing

 

  • Leader Shuffleboard at J/24 Worlds 22nd September 2017
    Mississauga, ONT (September 22, 2017) – Light winds continued at the driveHG.ca J/24 World Championship 2017 in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada, as just one race was accomplished on day four. Tony Parker’s Bangor Packet returned to the top of the leaderboard, placing eighth today, leaving him with 40 net points heading into the final day of [&hellip
  • Day of Reckoning at 52 Super Series 22nd September 2017
    Menorca, Spain (September 22, 2017) – After a thrilling two race day at the Menorca 52 SUPER SERIES Sailing Week when none of the top three title challengers could maintain a decisive high level of consistency, Azzurra carry a seven point lead into the final day of the 2017 52 SUPER SERIES Season. But for [&hellip
  • World on Water Global Sailing News – September 22, 2017 22nd September 2017
    On this week’s “World on Water” global sailing news show: In this episode, coverage includes the 2017 Audi J70 World Championships at the Yacht Club Costa Smerelda in Italy, Day 4 of the Monaco Classic Regatta, an unforced error caused victory to slip through the fingers of Malizia Yacht Club de Monaco at the GC32 [&hellip
  • M32 North American Champs in Chicago 22nd September 2017
    Chicago, IL (September 22, 2017) – The iconic skyline of Chicago will set the stage for the 2017 M32 North American Championship as 11 teams descend upon the Lake Michigan lakefront to battle it out this Saturday and Sunday. While the M32 Catamarans are perhaps best known for their use on the World Match Racing [&hellip
  • Clipper Race: Still Battling for Positions 22nd September 2017
    (September 22, 2017; Day 33) – Several teams racing the Clipper 2017-18 Round the World Yacht Race continue to jostle for position after Sanya Serenity Coast claimed line honors yesterday afternoon, closely followed by PSP Logistics and GREAT Britain who arrived, second and third respectively, in to Punta del Este late at night. Qingdao and [&hellip
  • Late but worth the wait at J/24 Worlds 22nd September 2017
    Mississauga, ONT (September 21, 2017) - A lengthy postponement on day three of the driveHG.ca J/24 World Championship finally allowed the wind to build enough to complete two more races and now allow for a discard. Evan Petley-Jones’ Lifted tallied a 7,1 today to leap into first place overall, able to drop a 39 from race 1. Tony Parker’s Bangor Packet fell t […]
  • Extra innings for Six Metre World Championships 21st September 2017
    English Bay, Vancouver (September 21, 2017) - The 2017 Six Metre World Championships rolled into its spare day today but was able to complete the 8-race sereis for the 45 teams representing 11 nations. Phillippe Durr (SUI) won the Open Division by five points over Ben Mumford (CAN), while HM Don Juan Carlos de Borbón (ESP) took the Classic Division title by […]
  • Watch 2017 Hall of Fame Induction 21st September 2017
    The U.S. National Sailing Hall of Fame will be providing a live broadcast of the Induction Weekend Events from the New York Yacht Club, Harbour Court in Newport, RI. There will be a Hall of Famer Panel for Junior Sailors on September 23 at 10:00 ET and the Induction Ceremony for the 2017 Class on [&hellip
  • PHOTOS: Facing the consequences 21st September 2017
    There’s no easy ending when it gets this far. Photos courtesy of Antonello Ciabatti from youth Hobie Cat training in Cagliari, Italy
  • Class of 2017: Tom Whidden 21st September 2017
    The U.S. National Sailing Hall of Fame selected eight people in 2017 to join the 57 previously-recognized individuals who have been enshrined since the first class in 2011. Among this group to be officially inducted on September 24 is noted America’s Cup sailor Tom Whidden (Essex, Conn.), the industry giant who recently celebrated 30 years with global brand […]