Small boats, huge show The new, 7.5 metre Diam 24 trimarans will hit the headlines as they compete in the Spi Ouest-France for the first time.
It was a long day in Palma with the late coming sea breeze delaying racing. Patience paid off and the second day in the Trofeo Sofia IBEROSTAR provided great racing and allowed to complete the qualification stage.
Finishing touches were today being put to preparations for the fifth edition of the Loro Piana Caribbean Superyacht Regatta & Rendezvous taking place in Virgin Gorda from 11th to 14th March 2015.
The iconic sea-faring City of Plymouth (UK), known as Britain’s Ocean City, has won the bid to host the start of the next edition of The Transat in 2016, ensuring that The Transat, the successor for professional sailors to the original solo race across the North Atlantic that was born as the OSTAR in 1960, will start from its historic ‘home’ of Plymouth on Sunday, 8th May 2016.
In a few days, the world’s finest sailing yacht fleet will gather in the pristine waters of St. Barthélemy to participate the St. Barths Bucket Regatta 2015.
After winning both the Vulcain Trophy (Lake Geneva) on its Decision 35 and the 2014 Extreme Sailing Series (global), Alinghi is proud to announce that it will compete in the 2015 Bullitt GC32 Racing Tour.
It could be said that challenge to be fully race ready for the new 52 SUPER SERIES season stepped up a gear when Germany's Harm Müller Spreer launched his new Vrolijk designed Platoon in Dubai.