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 ...
J Class World Championship: Welcome Home Js
Newport RI, 22 August 2017
Hanuman, skippered and steered by local ace Ken Read with his brother Brad among the afterguard, stole the show on a spectacular opening day of the first ever J Class World Championship on the waters off Newport, Rhode Island where J Class yachts mad...
J Class World Championship (August 21 to 26): Simply Irresistible
Newport RI, 21 August 2017
Historic Six Strong J Class Line Up for Inaugural World Championship in Newport.
In the long and storied history of the J Class, Newport Rhode Island is a very special place. It was when the event moved from New York City to Narrangansett Bay for ...
Palermo-Montecarlo offshore race at the start
Palermo, 21 August 2017
Palermo Montecarlo Regatta, one of the most long-awated international offshore race, started this morning at 12.00 from Mondello Gulf, off the Circolo della Vela Sicilia, Palermo, Italy. The Palermo-Montecarlo is organised by the CVS is c...
Rolex Fastnet Race: Rambler 88 claims monohull Line Honours
Plymouth, 9 August 2017
American George David's Rambler 88 arrived in Plymouth to claim monohull line honours. The silver maxi crossed the finish line off Plymouth breakwater at 22:14:21 BST in a time of 2 days 9 hours 34 minutes and 21 seconds. This was more than six h...
Copa del Rey MAPFRE: the final
Palma de Mallorca, 5 August 2017
The record breaking 36 Copa del Rey finished with a final flourish as the Bay of Palma uncorked a concluding race in the typical Embat sea breeze. In the full knowledge that entries had to be closed at 138 boats this time, such were the memorable con...