Team UK Shifts to Cagliari from Portsmouth

As winter is approaching in the United Kingdom, the British Challenger for the America’s Cup, the INEOS TEAM UK will be shifting its base to Cagliari which is the capital of Sardinia situated in Italy. Earlier, their base was in Portsmouth. The team will get permission for continuing their testing program and training for the…

Spares and Tools for Equipping ARC Yachts

If you are planning to take part in the ARC rally, you would benefit from the experiences of those who have already made a transatlantic journey. The 2017 rally alone saw about 254 skippers and they all had their share of repairs and spares or had to make up for their absence in other ways.…

Golden Globe Race The Lead Is Narrowing Further

The apparently impossible lead that has been held by Den Heede in the race, Golden Globe is seemingly insurmountable no longer. Mark Slats covered the Cape Horn on December 2, before 06:00 UTC. He is eight days back Van Den Heede still, Slats has reduced the dominance of 351 miles in a week’s time. The…

The Rolex Middle Sea Race

While most eyes are on the Volvo Ocean Race starting this weekend, the Rolex Middle Sea Race has also begun on Saturday, 21st October 2017. There are about 104 yachts that are participating from different nations, 30 in total. This is the 38th edition of this race that saw thousands of followers and enthusiasts having…

Schneiter Celebrate His 21st Birthday

Sebastian Schneiter of Sotogrande got to celebrate his 21st birthday by gaining the wins of two out of three races that he was skipper of. This was part of the La Reserva de Sotogrande cup of the GC32 category. The Levante breeze of the westerly kind was expected to be blowing at 11 knots on…

USA to Cuba mission goes successfully

Bellafonte, the Corsair 31R trimaran, was the very first overall to end in the Andrews Institute Pensacola a la Habana Race 2015. Bellafonte topped the Multihull Division out of Pensacola Bay earlier on Saturday, i.e. 31st October, and completed the 511 nm course at around 2:06:41 am on Wednesday morning 4th November. She finished after…