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Saxton And Dabson Won World Championship Of 2017 Nacra 17

Katie Dabson and Ben Saxton piped the Spanish rivals, Tara Pacheco and Fernando Echavarri, after foiling at full speed across the finish line and won the World Championship title of Nacra 17 of 2017 in La Grande-Motte, France. During the final run the Echavarri who was sailing with Tara Pacheco, lead the British into the […]

John Lee, CEO Australian Sailing

John Lee takes the helm of Australian Sailing and is excited with the prospect of his new role. He was formerly CEO of Sydney Roosters. His new assignment takes him to be the top shot in the Australian Sailing organization. He has left his old job role and taken on Matt Carroll’s role. As a […]

Johnston Wins Virtual Vendée Globe Edition

Matt Johnston of Australia has won the 2016-17 Virtual Vendée Globe Edition sailing event. It was a very tight race that the virtual sailors had to go through and the distance covered by the virtual sailors was 49,000 km. It took about 72 days and a bit of Matt Johnston to virtually sail all over […]

Yachting: EFG Sailing Arabia 2016

Nine crews from different parts of the world are taking part in the 2016 EFG Sailing Arabia – a 160 nautical mile race from Abu Dhabi to Doha. The back of 30 feet yachts were welcomed with a perfect ten knot breeze as well as clear skies for the beginning of the 2nd offshore chapter […]