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Volvo Ocean Race – Vestas 11th Hour Racing dismasted
  • Sat, 31 Mar 2018 06:42

Volvo Ocean Race – Vestas 11th Hour Racing dismasted at 15:59 UTC on Friday – Turn The Tide On Plastic has also slowed due to a mast probl...

Bacardi Cup Regatta set to build on success
  • Sat, 31 Mar 2018 05:10

The Coconut Grove waterfront has no sooner emptied on the hugely successful Bacardi Cup Invitational Regatta 2018, than plans are ramping up for 2019....

Designer Series Rendezvous 2018-19
  • Fri, 30 Mar 2018 12:51

The 2018-2019 biennial Designer Series honoring the yacht designs of Sparkman & Stephens will kick off with a Designer Discussion and Sponsor Appr...

MAPFRE suspends racing to deal with damaged mast track as fleet passes Cape Horn
  • Fri, 30 Mar 2018 10:47

MAPFRE, the overall leader in the Volvo Ocean Race, has suspended racing to attend to damage to their mast track. A section of the mast track came ung...

Opening of the Mirabaud Sailing Video Award 2018
  • Thu, 29 Mar 2018 22:34

After a successful first edition, the Mirabaud Sailing Video Award will once again celebrate the world’s best TV / video producers specialized i...

Preview of 2018 Les Voiles de Saint Barth
  • Thu, 29 Mar 2018 18:37

Les Voiles de Saint-Barth is a mainstay of the Caribbean racing circuit. Indeed, the event has been selected by the IMA (International Maxi Associatio...

Curtain is all but drawn on Cup base pantomime
  • Wed, 28 Mar 2018 20:41

The combined prevarication of Auckland Council and the Labour-led Coalition Government came close to scuttling Auckland’s Hosting of the 36th Am...

Volvo Race – John Fisher presumed to have been lost at sea
  • Wed, 28 Mar 2018 17:27

Volvo Ocean Race – John Fisher, from Team Sun Hung Kai/Scallywag, is now presumed to have been lost at sea… For the rest of the story fro...

Monaco Swan One Design marks summer season start
  • Wed, 28 Mar 2018 08:37

The quayside in front of the Yacht Club de Monaco’s magnificent clubhouse on Quai Louis II was buzzing with activity today, as the crews gathere...

America’s Cup: A name is born
  • Tue, 27 Mar 2018 22:46

New York, NY (March 27, 2018) – The New York Yacht Club and Bella Mente Quantum Racing Association today announced they will compete under the name ...

Tight at top of Flying Scot Midwinters
  • Tue, 27 Mar 2018 20:49

Sarasota, FL (March 26, 2018) – The 2018 Flying Scot Midwinter Championship got underway today for 61 teams under mostly clear skies and a quality 6...

Man Overboard in Volvo Ocean Race
  • Tue, 27 Mar 2018 04:30

Just as we were about to hit the ‘Post’ button on this edition of ‘Lectronic Latitude, we received the following press release from...

Javier Conte extends at Lightning Winter Championship
  • Mon, 26 Mar 2018 12:36

St. Petersburg, FL (March 25, 2018) – After light winds allowed just one race yesterday, day 2 of the Lightning Winter Championship started out ...

Summer Sailstice celebrates across the globe
  • Sun, 25 Mar 2018 20:27

Events are registered with Summer Sailstice and held in various locations across the USA and the world including Azores, Bulgaria, Canada, and El Salv...

Clipper Race start Race 9 to Seattle
  • Sat, 24 Mar 2018 22:31

The Clipper Race fleet has started on the ‘The Big One’, Race 9 from Qingdao, China to Seattle, USA.  Due to fog, the decision was made to delay...

Watch out for whales southwest of Nantucket
  • Sat, 24 Mar 2018 18:30

NOAA Fisheries announces that a voluntary vessel speed restriction zone (Dynamic Management Area or DMA) has been established 11 nautical miles southw...

Watch SuperFoiler Racing ‘Live’ Tonight on XS
  • Sat, 24 Mar 2018 12:31

 Watch the action ‘live’ at 8pm PST tonight on XS Sailing.  Who will win? XS Sailing

Alter Cup 2018 to be raced in Weta Trimarans
  • Fri, 23 Mar 2018 12:31

Photo & information sent by Bob Hodges, President of the Weta Class North America, and also an experience A-Class sailor. For those who think sail...

Foiling across Southern Europe
  • Fri, 23 Mar 2018 10:53

The final pieces of the 2018 GC32 Racing Tour jigsaw are now firmly in place, with the ultra-high speed one design flying catamaran circuit again visi...

49th Sofía Iberostar set to be largest in history
  • Fri, 23 Mar 2018 09:01

With less than a week to the start of the event, the most important Olympic classes’ event in Spain has 1156 sailors confirmed and a total of 84...

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