J Class joins the International Maxi Association to gain its first World Championship
17 February 2017
Just over one hundred years on from the advent of the Universal Rule, to which they were originally built, the J Class will this year get to race its first ever World Championship.
The J Class Association has recently become an affiliate membe...
Record Entry for RORC Caribbean 600
15 February 2017
A fleet of over 80 yachts is expected for the ninth edition of the 2017 RORC Caribbean 600 in which 900 sailors from 30 different nations will race non-stop around 11 Caribbean islands, starting and finishing in Antigua. Passionate corinthians wil...
RORC Caribbean 600: Winning Ways
February 10, 2017
The RORC Caribbean 600 – starting from Antigua on Monday 20th February at 11 a.m. - attracts the world's fastest racing yachts, magnificent superyachts and corinthian production cruisers. Gathered in Antigua for the start of the 600-mile...
Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race: a new Race record
28 December 2017, Hobart
Arriving in Hobart at 02:31.20 on Wednesday 28 December, Anthony Bell’s 100-ft Maxi Perpetual LOYAL has set a new race record of 1 day, 13 hours, 31 minutes, 20 seconds at the Rolex Sydney Hobart and in the process secured line honours in th...
Mini maxi Aragon (NED) wins the 2016 RORC Transatlantic Race
14 December 2016
Arco Van Nieuwland and Andries Verder's Marten 72, Aragon (NED) has been declared the overall winner of the 2016 RORC Transatlantic Race and also the winner of IRC Zero. Skipper of the Dutch Maxi, Nicolas Lecarpentier collected the RORC ...
RORC Transatlantic Race: Two Handed Capagne de France wins Class 40 Division
11 December 2016
Day 16: RORC Transatlantic Race
Campagne de France has taken Line Honours for the first Class40 Division and is the first Two Handed team to complete the 2016 RORC Transatlantic Race.
Stay Calm and Path finish in Grenada
The British Swa...