Form wide open for next week's Rolex Maxi 72 World Championship
Porto Cervo, 30 August 2017
Competition is set to be the tightest ever at next week’s Rolex Maxi 72 World Championship, taking place once again as part of the Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup in Porto Cervo, Sardinia. This annual event is jointly organised by the event's hosts, t...
J Class World Champions Lionheart Are The Toast of Newport
Newport RI, 26 August 2017
On the same Newport, Rhode Island waters where the legendary Ranger cleaned up 4-0 in 1937, the last time ever that the mighty J Class raced for the America's Cup, the first J Class World Champions are Lionheart, the owner driven Dutch-flagged mo...
J Class World Championship: Patience rewarded as seconds separate J Class contenders
Newport RI, 25 August 2017
The long, five and a half hour wait for the Newport sea breeze to arrive proved to be well worth it as the six J Class World Championship teams were rewarded with their closest race yet.
Ranger put their first win of the regatta on their fast improv...
J Class World Championship: Evens but at Odds
Newport RI, 24 August 2017
The sizeable spectator fleet on the waters off Newport, Rhode Island were treated to another pair of engaging, exciting races at the inaugural J Class World Championship, witnessing the return of one of the pre-regatta title favourites, Lionheart.
Palermo-Montecarlo 2017: Lucky (USA) wins Line Honours
Montecarlo (MON), 24 August 2017
Lucky (USA), owner Bryon Enrhat, wins Line Honours of the Palermo-Montecarlo 2017. The boat - flying the NYYC burgee - crossed the finish line off Montecarlo today at 06.49.03. after 66 hrs, 46 minutes and 3 seconds.This is the second consecuti...
J Class World Championship: Hanuman leads in Newport
Newport RI, 23 August 2017
After winning Tuesday's 20 nautical miles opening race, Hanuman paired an initial fourth place to victory in the second of the two windward-leeward races today. They open up their leading margin at the J Class World Championship in Newport RI to ...