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    Published on 01-08-2020 11:07 AM
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    Peter and David Askew (USA) racing Volvo 70 Wizard will be defending last year’s overall win. Sharon Green

    For the 12th edition of the RORC Caribbean 600, 21 teams - racing yachts of 50ft (15.24m) or over - have already signed up for the 600-mile blast around 11 Caribbean Islands. The competition in all the classes will be as fierce as ever. ...
    Published on 12-17-2019 10:18 AM
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    SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The crew of a Coast Guard Air Station Borinquen MH-65 Dolphin helicopter rescued four men from a life raft Sunday morning after they were forced to abandon a sinking yacht, approximately 25 nautical miles northwest ...
    Published on 12-05-2019 04:42 PM
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    A lighter 6-12 knot day on Nassau’s Montagu Bay brought a fresh set of winners among the 23 competing teams on day three of the SSL Finals, the event determining 2019’s ‘stars of the sailing world’.

    Star of the day was Australian Torvar Mirsky, sailing with Ireland’s Robert O’Leary. With the wind due north, the 2017 Match Racing World Champion was unbeatable upwind, leading at the top mark in all three of today’s races. However it was only in the second when they converted this to their first ...
    Published on 11-25-2019 03:32 PM
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    VICTORY FOR JEAN-CHRISTOPHE MOURNIAC & ANTOINE RUCARD

    Sunday, November 24, the fourth and final day of the St. Barth Cata Cup, was decisive, with four boats still in contention for the top prize before the last two races. There was still a huge sense of suspense as the boats set sail, and even more so at the end of the first race when Gurvan Bontemps and Benjamin Amiot (Eden Rock St Barth) found themselves with the same number of points ...
    Published on 11-13-2019 10:49 AM
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    Jambou and Beccaria poised to take the win imminently





    The wait in Le Marin (Martinique) for the first competitor to complete the Mini-Transat La Boulangère is about to enter its final day. François Jambou is expected to make landfall tomorrow (from 18:00 UTC). Indeed, barring calamity, he’s set to take the win in the prototype category after a very fast race and a little over 12 days ...
    Published on 05-10-2019 01:54 PM
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    The Scallywags are in the Bermuda Triangle also known as the Devil’s Triangle. Maybe this is why all the breeze disappeared!

    Another update from Navigator Miles Seddon:
    After a slow and painful night ghosting along through very light winds, we are now through into the NE'ly winds ...
    Published on 04-28-2019 05:58 PM
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    The Bajan TP52 Zingara (Conviction), chartered by Canadian Richard Reid, won the Peters & May Round Antigua Race in dramatic style. The team including Olympian and Volvo Ocean Race winner Richard Clarke, took Line Honours and the Peters & May Trophy for the overall win, after a tangle with the 100ft SHK Scallywag right at the start. Second overall was Pamala Baldwin’s J/122 Liquid, with a young team skippered by Jules White. ...