Category Archives: Yacht and Boat News

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 […]

Techno World Championship Beat The Heat

The Techno 293 and 293 Plus World Championship witnessed some tough weather conditions; however, they managed to complete its schedule of competition on 26 October 2016. Now, elimination state of completion has come closer. According to sources, weather in the coming week will remain favorable and will allow championship to go smooth. 474 participants from […]

Day 6 Preview For Rio

Preview of day 6 for Olympic sailing reveals that there are 16 races scheduled for Thursday. On this day Olympic sailing teams will suffer through different fates depending on the previous race completions and rounds. There would be several opening series races to be held on this day. On Day 5 there were rough waters, […]

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 […]

Family moves around the world in Wellington

Chucking out long office hours and kids’ school commutes, the Herne family lives life in a different way – traveling the world on a yacht. Parents James and Hannah along with children 10 year old Joshua, 6 year old Sadie and 4 year old Jacob, love their yacht life. They have already visited thirty-nine nations […]

Cedar Point Yacht Club has a new pavilion

Cedar Point Yacht Club now has a new pavilion. The club officials stated that this is the club’s very first expansion in the past fifty years. And, it was officially introduced among grand ceremonies on the Labor Day. The new open-air structure, covering 3200 square feet area, is perfect to serve visiting sailors at the […]