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The latest Sailing News from around the world including Phuket Regattas, Thailand sailing events and regattas, sailing and yacht racing.

Sailing New from Sailing Anarchy

Listen, you got nuthin’ to do, so rather than being bored to death by “editorials” claiming how great and strong our sport is by some  pontificating douche, sit your ass down and be entertained. I’ve started building a proa back in October and I am now well on the way... Read more
Published on: 2020-04-07
Published on: 2020-04-07

Yachting World updates

All the Latest from Yachting Monthly

AIS and chartplotters have come a long way in the last decade, but are they enough to replace radar? Jonty Pearce examines the latest technologyRadar is more expensive than AIS, but you may wish you'd taken the plunge when the visibility closes in amid busy waters AIS and chartplotters have... Read more
Published on 2020-04-06
Source: Yachting Monthly
You say throw, I throw - a confession by Paul RussellYou say throw, I throw - Paul Russell's confession. Cartoon credit: Bill Caldwell You say throw, I throw - a confession by Paul Russell The post A sailing confession: You say throw, I throw appeared first on Yachting Monthly.... Read more
Published on 2020-04-06
Source: Yachting Monthly

Scuttlebutt Sailing News

Despite beginning with no previous sailing experience, Australian couple Riley Whitelum and Elayna Carausu have been documenting their journey traveling the world by sail. Since late 2014 they’ve been sharing their adventures on the Sailing La Vagabonde YouTube channel as they’ve crossed the Mediterranean, Atlantic, Caribbean, and Pacific Ocean. Now... Read more
Published on 2020-04-07
Source: Scuttlebutt Sailing
The final three months leading up to any major offshore race are usually a hive of activity as competitors are busy preparing their boats, making their final lists, getting inspected for safety and compliance, and spending time on the water training. Most of those same activities are still well underway... Read more
Published on 2020-04-07
Source: Scuttlebutt Sailing

Sails Magazine.com.AU

Dehler have engineered a ‘pocket rocket’ in the Dehler 30 One Design, capable of punching well above its weight on the racetrack while offering welcome creature comforts. The post Market disruptor appeared first on Sails.... Read more
Published on 2020-04-07
Source: Sails Magazine
An innovative approach to installing two new diesel Dtorque outboards into a sailing catamaran has given its owner an improved vessel under power and sail. The post Torque of the town appeared first on Sails.... Read more
Published on 2020-04-07
Source: Sails Magazine

Yacht Racing Life

Courtesy of the UK’s Royal Ocean Racing Club (RORC), a long form video interview with one of the world’s most accomplished ocean racers – British yachtsman, Brian Thompson. When it comes to ocean racing records Thompson has been there, done it, got the t-shirt. His unrivalled track record includes: in... Read more
Published on 2020-04-07
Source: Yacht Racing Life
In the second in our series of exclusive articles aimed at finding out what past and present competitors of The Ocean Race think of the recently announced round-the-world route for the 2021-22 edition, we caught up with three-time Ocean Race skipper Ian Walker. During his career Walker has competed at... Read more
Published on 2020-04-06
Source: Yacht Racing Life
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