• Laser sailor Philipp Buhl wins his fifth Kieler Woche Titel by a singel point

  • Grant Dalton wins Magnus Olsson Prize

  • Launch of the X4⁶

  • Philippe Briand unveils the new 6.5m Flyacht concept

  • Zhik sailing suits exchanged for Musto HPX on board AkzoNobel

More sailing news

  •  Laser sailor Philipp Buhl
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    Kiel’s own top talent, Laser sailor Philipp Buhl won gold at the Sailing World Cup in Marseille two weeks ago by less than a metre. Today Buhl beat his British rival by a single point after a nailbiting race to the finish.

  • Dongfeng Race Team wins the Volvo Ocean Race
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    In the closest finish in race history, Dongfeng Race Team has won the Volvo Ocean Race 2017-18. Skipper Charles Caudrelier led his team to victory in the final leg of the race, a 970-mile sprint from Gothenburg, Sweden to The Hague.

  • Superyacht Cup Palma
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    Once the spray had settled at the end of the deciding St. Regis Mardavall Race the overall trophy went narrowly but deservedly to the famous J Class yacht Velsheda after an inspiring performance over the three days of Europe’s largest and longest-running superyacht regatta.

  • Women’s 49erFX, Odile van Aanholt and Marieke Jongens
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    Sunshine one moment, rain the next, no wind, too much wind. It was a wild whacky day at Kieler Woche which suited some more than others...

  • Grant Dalton wins Magnus Olsson Prize
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    The Mange Olsson Foundation has today announced Grant Dalton (NZL) as the winner of its prestigious award.  The Magnus Olsson Prize is given annually to an individual who has made an indelible contribution to the world of sailing and previous recipients include Torben Grael (BRA), Ben Ainslie (GBR), Stan Honey (USA) and Santiago Lange (ARG).

  • X4⁶ X-Yachts
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    On the 17th August, the brand new X4⁶ will be launched for the very first time in Haderslev. And will be prepared for her World Premiere in Scandinavia.
    Immediately after the launch, she will be sailed to Marstrand Boat Show in Sweden (24 - 26 August) after which she will go to Ishøj Boat Show (31 August - 2 September). And the list continues.

  • Flyacht
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    The 2021 edition of the America’s Cup will see the radical AC75 Fly Monohull racing for the first time. The new rules were announced at the end of March, and Emirates Team New Zealand has already unveiled its design in a class that promises to be even faster and more spectacular than the AC50 catamarans.

  • Kieler Woche
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    It was a champagne sailing day in Kiel, and the Royal Danish Yacht Club runs away with the first ever Women’s Sailing Champions League. The Royal Danish Yacht Club (KDY) won 14 of their 20 heats in the J/70s to win the regatta ahead of fellow Danes, Hellerup Sejlklub.

  • Vestas 11th Hour Racing
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    Charlie Enright’s Vestas 11th Hour Racing showed great patience and sailed a clean race for a victory in the Gothenburg In-Port Race on Sunday.

  • ClubSwan 50 Skorpios
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    The Russian ClubSwan 50, Skorpios, skippered by Andrey Konogorov was yesterday evening declared the overall winner of the ORC Division in the offshore race at the 66th edition of the Rolex Giraglia. Skorpios completed the 241nm course from Saint-Tropez to Genoa, via the Giraglia Rock, in an elapsed time of 33 hours 17 minutes 50 seconds. Her time corrected out to beat the second-placed yacht by four hours. The ClubSwan 42, Daring Sisters, raced by Tomas Dolezal and representing the Czech Republic, finished third overall.