Cowes Week

Gosling wins Black Group at AAM Cowes Week

Friday, August 9, 2013

AFTER notching up an impressive scoreline of four victories, Cowes sailor Adam Gosling has won the Black Group overall at AAM Cowes Week.

Mike Sanderson wins New York Yacht Club Challenge Cup

Wednesday, August 7, 2013

THE American 72-footer Bella Mente is the new holder of the New York Yacht Club Challenge Cup.

Former England star trades boots for boats at Cowes Week

Former England star trades boots for boats at Cowes Week

Wednesday, August 7, 2013

COWES Week is in safe hands with former England goalkeeper, David Seaman, in town today (Wednesday).

Island success shines through at Cowes Week

Monday, August 5, 2013

THEY say ‘every cloud has a silver lining’ and that was the case for many Isle of Wight crews competing in today’s (Monday) rain sodden Aberdeen Asset Management Cowes Week.

Sir Keith Mills wins again at Cowes Week

Sir Keith Mills wins again at Cowes Week

Sunday, August 4, 2013

COWES WEEK TOTTENHAM Hotspur director, Sir Keith Mills, scored his second bullet of Aberdeen Asset Management Cowes Week today (Sunday), but by the narrowest of margins.

Perfect race conditions for the opening day of Cowes Week

Saturday, August 3, 2013

COWES WEEKCOMPETITORS at Aberdeen Asset Management Cowes Week enjoyed a glorious opening day, with enough wind to push the fastest boats at impressive speeds and for embarrassing broaches among the back markers.

Yacht sprint thrills for Cowes Week

Yacht sprint thrills for Cowes Week

Friday, July 12, 2013

SAILING THE world’s best offshore racers will return to Solent waters this summer for the Artemis Challenge at Aberdeen Asset Management Cowes Week.

Young skipper looks for Isle of Wight hat-trick

Thursday, August 16, 2012

AN ISLE of Wight sailor’s hopes of winning the Young Skippers’ Trophy for the third consecutive year were given a welcome boost when he finished first in today’s (Thursday) Squib race at Aberdeen Asset Management Cowes Week.

Record set for round the Island sail

Record set for round the Island sail

Thursday, August 16, 2012

A NEW round the Isle of Wight sailing record was set this afternoon (Thursday).

Success despite the squalls

Success despite the squalls

Thursday, August 16, 2012

THE threat of squalls of 33-34-knots was enough for race officials at Aberdeen Asset Management Cowes Week to abandon racing in many classes yesterday (Wednesday).

Some racing cancelled at Cowes Week

Wednesday, August 15, 2012

HUNDREDS of boats remain on their moorings at Cowes Week this morning (Wednesday) due to the bad weather.

Local skipper heads the Cowes Week fleet

Local skipper heads the Cowes Week fleet

Tuesday, August 14, 2012

SITTING pretty at the top of the overall Black Group at this year’s Aberdeen Asset Management Cowes Week is Isle of Wight boat Xinska.

Cowes Week press boat stranded

Cowes Week press boat stranded

Tuesday, August 14, 2012

PRESS covering this year's Aberdeen Asset Management Cowes Week became the story this afternoon (Tuesday) when they had to be rescued.

More success for Isle of Wight sailors at Cowes Week

More success for Isle of Wight sailors at Cowes Week

Monday, August 13, 2012

COWES Week fleets returned to their berths just as The Solent disappeared under a shroud of mist and fog off the Isle of Wight this afternoon (Monday).

Girl power on show at Cowes Week

Girl power on show at Cowes Week

Sunday, August 12, 2012

THE all girl crew aboard the Quarter Tonner Espada were celebrating their first bullet of Aberdeen Asset Management Cowes Week on Sunday afternoon.

Early local success at Cowes Week

Saturday, August 11, 2012

THE first day of Aberdeen Asset Management Cowes Week delivered lively conditions on The Solent and a carnival atmosphere onshore.

Perfect score for overall winner

Saturday, August 13, 2011

WITH a perfect scoreline of eight first places in the Daring class, co-owners Giles Peckham, Milo Carver and Richard Romer-Lee have not only won the class but also White Group, and Aberdeen Asset Management Overall Winner Trophy.
This team who were sporting a brand-new boat this season in the class’ 50th anniversary year, enjoyed a fantastic week’s sailing and have really earned their impressive result at this year’s Aberdeen Asset Management Cowes Week.

Island boat triumphs

Saturday, August 13, 2011

COWES WEEKLOCAL boat Panther, skippered by James Stableford and team from Island Sailing Club, won overall Black Group, beating Adam Gosling’s Corby 30 Yes!.

Phoenix rises further

Phoenix rises further

Friday, August 12, 2011

COWES WEEKANDREW Shaw achieved a second successive victory and third of the week in X23 Phoenix.

McMillan leads Extreme series

Friday, August 12, 2011

COWES WEEKISLAND sailor Leigh McMillan tamed the Extreme 40 ‘beast’ to hold on to his lead on the penultimate day of the Extreme Sailing Series.

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