• World’s fastest sailboats sign up for Rolex Fastnet Race

  • Finn World Champions disappointed by Olympic decisions ahead of 2021 Finn Gold Cup

  • Changes coming for sailing world records: IRC Records

  • VIDEO: The Ocean Race Europe marks a new fully-crewed standard

  • North Sea Regatta 2021 Cancelled

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  • Dutch Veronica Race qualifies for the Rolex Fastnet Race 2021
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    The Dutch offshore Veronica Race is accepted as qualification opportunity for the Rolex Fastnet Race 2021. Several qualifying offshore sailing races in the Netherlands had to be cancelled due to the Covid restrictions. Many subscripted teams to the Rolex Fastnet Race 2021 had difficulty to collect their required offshore nautical miles. The RORC recently confirmed the Veronica Race as additional qualification race for the Fastnet.

  • Emirates Team New Zealand win the 36th America's Cup
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    Once again Emirates Team New Zealand has entered the history books and won the America’s Cup for New Zealand for the fourth time.

  • Marlin Trimarans
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    “Black Marlin” is a 33 ft/10 m full carbon trimaran. With the designer, boatbuilder and sailor Jan Andersen at the helm, the boat has won almost every line honour (first boat to finish) in the major danish races. Among them is a series of victories in “Silver Rudder”, the world’s biggest single-hand sailing regatta (up to 450 boats competing). 
     

  • America's Cup
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    As if it was written in the script, day 3 of the America’s Cup presented by PRADA is again locked up with Emirates Team New Zealand and Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli in 3-3 tie. To lift the Auld Mug one of them need to win 7 races so the regatta is anyones.

  • America’s Cup day 1
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    It is impossible to exaggerate the importance and significance of the of the first race in any America’s Cup as the anticipation and build up that proceeds the first day is beyond anything else in sport.

  • North Sea Regatta C-19 Windmill Race
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    RORC North Sea Race and Vuurschepen Race both cancelled due to travel restrictions in the UK. NSR to organize exciting replacement race.

  • Portugal The Ocean Race Europe
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    Following the Race start from Lorient, France, at the end of May, the inaugural edition of The Ocean Race Europe will stop in Cascais, bringing the top international offshore racing teams in the world to Portugal.

  • Semaine Olympique Française
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    For almost a year, the organising committee of the Semaine Olympique Française has designed and developed many measures to welcome the elite of Olympic sailing in the safest conditions possible. All scenarios were considered and proposed to the DIGES (France’s inter-ministerial delegation for major sporting events), but unfortunately they have not given their permission and the event will not be able to take place in April.

  • Lorient will host the start of The Ocean Race Europe
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    The French city of Lorient in Brittany has been appointed as the starting point for The Ocean Race Europe.

  • RORC Offshore Racing
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    Following on from the UK Government’s ‘Roadmap out of lockdown’ on Monday 22nd February, the RORC Committee, working with the RYA and Government, is confident that overnight racing will return for the 2021 RORC Season’s Points Championship. Some changes will be necessary for the early part of the season, but unless the recovery from the pandemic changes, the world’s largest offshore championship will go ahead, including the 49th edition of the Rolex Fastnet Race.