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  • Early discount entry fee deadline extended for 2019 D-Marin ORC Worlds

  • Boot Düsseldorf sets new records at its anniversary event

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  • Hempel World Cup Series Miami

    The pin may have been the preferred end of the starting line for the 49erFX Medal Race, the first of Day 5 of the Hempel World Cup Series Miami, but in light air there’s a lot of risk in starting in a pack. At times, it appeared that overnight leaders Alex Maloney and Molly Meech (NZL) would be able to grind into the top six, which would’ve guaranteed them the gold medal. But in the end Martine Soffiatti Grael and Kahena Kunze (BRA) hung on for second and Maloney and Meech came out on the wrong side of a tough battle on the final run.

  • Alex Maloney and Molly Meech

    It was a rich get richer sort of day at the 2019 Hempel World Cup Series Miami, and during each of the first two races for the Women’s 49erFX fleet, Alex Maloney and Molly Meech (NZL) found themselves in very liquid situations—financially speaking—converting strong starts into race wins with relative ease.

  • 2019 D-Marin ORC Worlds

    Event organizers from D-Marin, Sailing Club Val, the City of Sibenik and the Offshore Racing Congress (ORC) have decided to extend for an additional month the deadline for early entries to receive a discount to the 2019 D-Marin ORC World Championship.

  • Boot Düsseldorf

    The exhibitors at and organisers of boot Düsseldorf 2019 were in high spirits throughout the nine days of the event. The trade fair, which ended on Sunday, reports that business was good and that contacts to water sports enthusiasts and trade visitors from all over the world were excellent.

  • J/80 World Championship

    From the 13th to 20th of July, the Real Club Maritimo del Abra and the Real Sporting Club will host the 2019 J/80 World Championship in the gorgeous waters off Arenas/ Bilbao (the Basque country of Spain).  The class expects over 75 boats and more than 500 sailors from all over the world that will compete for the title on the challenging conditions of the Cantabrian Sea.

  • Maxi Spindrift 2

    Yann Guichard and his crew started their world tour at Ushant today, Wednesday, January 16 at 11h 47min 27sec UTC.  To win the Jules Verne Trophy they have to recross the line by February 26 at 11h 16m 57sec UTC to break the record, held since 2017 by Francis Joyon and his crew, of 40 days 23h 30m 30s.

  • 2019 ORC Rules and VPP

    The Offshore Racing Congress (ORC) is pleased to announce the 2019 versions of its Rules and regulations, Velocity Prediction Program (VPP) and Worldwide Calendar of events are now published and are available on the ORC website. These are available both for the ORC and ORC Superyacht rating systems.

  • Fastnet Race

    Entries for 340 available places in the RORC's classic 600 miler snapped up in under five minutes.

  • Protest against Wild Oats XI

    The Cruising Yacht Club of Australia (CYCA), the organising authority for the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race, has been advised that Race Committee has advised that they have lodged a protest against Wild Oats XI.

  • Wild Oats XI takes line honours in Rolex Sydney Hobart

    Val Oatley described Wild Oats XI’s Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race line honours victory perfectly alongside the dock in Hobart this morning: “Three years of misery to this moment,” and you could not wipe the smile from her face or that of her sons, Sandy and Ian, as they waited for their super maxi to moor alongside Kings Pier.