In the December 2018 edition of the World Sailing Show:
Transatlantic drag race - The brutal Route du Rhum
The Route du Rhum is a big deal in France. This singlehanded race across the Atlantic starts just as winter sets in and has a formidable reputation.
Run every four years, this was the
Ask any seasoned America’s Cup challenger what the most critical ingredient of a successful campaign is and – even more importantly than money – the answer they give will be: time.
While you can't make time, you can save it – and that's exactly what the current America’s Cup holders Emirates Team
There's little denying the huge impact that foiling boats have had and continues to have on our sport – as these two video stories from the last few days so perfectly illustrate.
America's Cup: Meet The Mule
Impressive footage from the waters of Narragansett Bay near Newport, Rhode Island as the US
A look back to a profile we put together a few years ago of American Maxi 72 owner/skipper Hap Fauth – now one of the primary backers of the US America's Cup challenger syndicate American Magic.
Hap Fauth fell in love with sailboat racing at the tender age of seven on
The United States' America's Cup challenger American Magic has team launched its test boat in Newport – as seen in these images from the team's Facebook page.
The European aerospace corporation Airbus has returned to the America's Cup arena after signing up with US challenger American Magic to become the syndicate's innovation partner. The deal mirrors an agreement the French headquartered company had with Larry Ellison's Oracle Team USA in the 35th edition of the America's Cup.
A wrap up video from British America’s Cup challengers INEOS Team UK after completing their season in the GC32 Racing Tour with a win at the final event in Toulon, France.
“It’s been a great series throughout the year,” said skipper and team principal Ben Ainslie. “We have done four of
To the casual observer the F50 foiling catamarans that will be used in next year’s inaugural SailGP professional circuit will look pretty much identical to the America’s Cup AC50s boats introduced to the sailing world at the 36th Cup in Bermuda in 2016.
Both designs are about the same length and
The 36th America’s Cup may still be more than two years away but there is plenty going on around the world as the Cup-holders Emirates Team New Zealand and the three challenging syndicates trying to unseat them all beaver away on the design of a high-tech foiling monohull capable of
A 110-strong workforce recruited by sole America’s Cup challenger American Magic is working flat out on the design of the team’s first foiling monohull which they hope to launch next year.
According to a story on the NewportRI.com website the team’s new headquarters in Bristol, RI now houses around 32 designers, 32