Trailblazeres of the RORC Transatlantic Race
October 17, 2016
Racing across the Atlantic evokes the primal desires of any offshore sailor and the Grenada-bound RORC Transatlantic Race, departing from Calero Marinas Marina Arrecife, Lanzarote on Saturday 26th November, has attracted a highly diverse range of ...
Rolex Middle Sea Race: edition n. 37
Malta, 10 October 2016
The Rolex Middle Sea Race is a highly rated offshore classic, often mentioned in the same breath as the Rolex Fastnet, The Rolex Sydney - Hobart and Newport-Bermuda as a "must do" race. The Royal Malta Yacht Club and the Royal Ocean Raci...
100 foot limit relaxed for 2017 Rolex Fastnet Race
3 October 2016
Next summer's pinnacle of offshore racing, the Rolex Fastnet Race, is likely to be an even greater spectacle, with the event being opened up to yachts larger than the 100ft Leopard and Comanche.
The Royal Ocean Racing Club, organisers of the...
Winners crowned at Rolex Swan Cup
Porto Cervo 18 September 2016
The curtain closed on the 19th edition of the Rolex Swan Cup and Swan 45 World Championship with a superb final day of brisk wind and choppy seas putting the 125 competing yachts through their paces on the regatta course off Porto Cervo. In a reco...
Third Rolex Maxi 72 World Title for Bella Mente
Porto Cervo 10 September 2016
American Hap Fauth’s Bella Mente retained her Rolex Maxi 72 World Champion’s crown at the conclusion of the Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup, organised in Porto Cervo, Sardinia, Italy, by the Yacht Club Costa Smeralda and the International Maxi As...
Cream Rising to the top at the Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup
Porto Cervo 9 September 2016
Going into the final day of competition at the Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup, organised by the Yacht Club Costa Smeralda in conjunction with the International Maxi Association, the winners are firming up in some classes, but remain wide open in others.