Progress Of GGR 2018 In The Weekend Preceding Christmas

December 21st heralded the winter solstice, deemed the longest day in the Southern Hemisphere when the sun declines most towards the south. It also marks a period when the weather is unsettling but it was fine for the race course marked for the Golden Globe race fleet. On December 19th Uku Randmaa, third placed, covered […]

What To Expect At World Sailing Championships?

There is much to expect at the World Sailing Championships in Denmark, from celebrity sailors to Olympic qualifying events. For instance, Jena Mai Hansen, who is a bronze medalist of the 49erFX category from Rio Olympics 2016, states that it is a dream that has come true to be able to participate in this event. […]

Aarhus World Championships 2018

For those who have big dreams of making it in the Olympic Games in 2020  which would be held in Tokyo, they can start preparing for the first lap of contests at the world level that the Sailing World Championships provide. This championship event is organized every four years, similar to the Olympics and comes […]

Virgin Gorda Hosts Three International Regattas

The 50th anniversary of the Yacht Club Coast Smeralda (YCCS) will be celebrated all year long and to kick start this celebration the club is looking to host three international regattas in March. The YCCS Virgin Gorda team is burning the midnight oil to give final touches to the renewed and reconstructed Clubhouse and the […]

Festival Of Sails 2017

A festival of Sails 2017 was recently concluded which was running from 21st to 26th January as part of Australia Day celebrations. Royal Geelong Yacht Club organized the program called Discover Sailing which was one of the highlighted events in this festival. This year the festival was held with much enthusiasm along with a Come […]

Australian Sports Award Got Sailing

2016 Australian Institute of Sports award distribution event is going to take place on the 15 of December and teams and athletes from all 15 sports have been finalized by the jury member. The name award winners will be announced on December 15 at hotel The Star in Sydney. The event will be followed by […]

Sonar Confident Ahead Of Paralympic Regatta

The Sonar sailing team from Britain is pretty confident of getting a podium finish at the 2016 Rio Paralympic regatta event. They have won the World Championship in December 2015 and feels that they are in good shape to win a medal for the country in the Paralympics event that starts from 12th September. The […]

Crews cleaning debris and fuel

A huge cleanup operation is now underway at Port Orchard Yacht Club following a weekend fire that tore part of the marina. A Coast Guard helicopter flew past the Sinclair Inlet earlier on Monday to ensure oil splattered during the fire has not propelled out of the place. According to reports, the Department of Ecology […]

Port Orchard Yacht Club fire

A huge cleaning operation is now afoot at the Port Orchard Yacht Club as a fire incident tore through a part of the marina after a weekend. On Monday, a Coast Guard helicopter passed over Sinclair Inlet to ensure oil spilled during the incident has not spread through the area. The Department of Ecology is […]