Friday, August 26, 2016

ExSS / One week to go until the fleet race on the Neva River in St Petersburg

With one week to go until the Extreme Sailing Series™ fleet returns to St Petersburg for the fifth Act of the season, presented by SAP, 35 of the world’s best sailors are getting their heads in the game and preparing for the one of the trickiest venues of the season so far.

Crédit : Lloyd Image

Saturday, August 13, 2016

Images / Phaedo 3 taking part in The Artemis Challenge 2016 (Vidéo)

Screaming around the Isle of Wight at top speeds of over 30 knots, Lloyd Thornburg’s MOD70 covered the 50 nautical mile course in 3 hours and 56 seconds, 50 minutes ahead of M32 Tranwall.

Sunday, July 31, 2016

ExSS / Oman Air wins in Hamburg "This has been good training for St Petersburg" said Larson

A nail-biting final day, waiting for breeze then trying to outmanoeuvre closest rival Alinghi, ended in a breathless victory for Oman Air in the Extreme Sailing Series in Hamburg which earned them their third Act win of the 2016 series.

Crédit : Lloyd Images

Friday, July 29, 2016

Figaro / "End of an era", Artemis withdraw from british sailing - Itw

A unique opportunity to associate with one of British sport’s most innovative training programmes becomes available today with the announcement by the UK-based fund manager Artemis that it is ending its 10-year sponsorship of British sailing.

Credit : E Allaire

Monday, July 25, 2016

America's Cup / Big Ben takes a big win in Portsmouth

It really was Super Sunday for Ben Ainslie and Land Rover BAR whose second place in the last of Sunday’s three races gave them the overall regatta win at the Louis Vuitton America’s Cup World Series Portsmouth event.

Crédit : R Pinto

Friday, July 22, 2016

ACWS / Portsmouth Practice Day, "It was tricky today" said Spithill

ORACLE TEAM USA finished official practice in Portsmouth on Friday looking to find more speed before racing starts to count on the weekend.

Crédit : R Pinto