Sailing

Sailing: Sir Ben rules the waves

Sailing: Sir Ben rules the waves

Monday, July 25, 2016

NEW Isle of Wight resident Sir Ben Ainslie was king of The Solent this weekend as he led his Land Rover BAR team to victory in the Louis Vuitton America’s Cup World Series.

Sailing: Isle of Wight sailor tackles solo Fastnet race

Sailing: Isle of Wight sailor tackles solo Fastnet race

Tuesday, July 5, 2016

AN Isle of Wight sailor is currently challenging the leading pack in the inaugural SORC Round the Rock race.

Sailing: Royal start for Round the Island Race

Sailing: Royal start for Round the Island Race

Monday, June 6, 2016

PRINCE Michael of Kent has been named as the official race starter for next month’s JP Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race.

Sailing: Cowes all set for the Solitaire Bompard - Le Figaro race

Sailing: Cowes all set for the Solitaire Bompard - Le Figaro race

Monday, March 7, 2016

COWES is gearing up to host one of the world’s toughest solo sailing races in June — and today (Monday) the British sailors who will fly the flag were unveiled.

Sailing: Mark on form in series opener

Saturday, January 2, 2016

SAILING BEMBRIDGE Sailing Club’s Icebreaker Series kicked off at the weekend, in decidedly un-frosty conditions.

Isle of Wight sailor makes history Down Under

Isle of Wight sailor makes history Down Under

Monday, December 14, 2015

AN unprecedented third Extreme Sailing Series championship has gone to an Isle of Wight sailor.

Sailing: America’s Cup sails back to The Solent

Sailing: America’s Cup sails back to The Solent

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

SAILINGTHE Louis Vuitton America's Cup World Series is returning to Portsmouth for 2016.

Isle of Wight sailor lands a huge victory

Isle of Wight sailor lands a huge victory

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

SAILINGGURNARD sailor Leigh McMillan has landed on of the most impressive results in Extreme Sailing Series history.

Sailing: Round the Island Race sponsorship to end

Sailing: Round the Island Race sponsorship to end

Wednesday, September 23, 2015

SAILINGORGANISERS of the Round The Island Race have announced their sponsorship deal with JP Morgan Asset Management will end next year.

Record-breaking Fastnet race begins

Record-breaking Fastnet race begins

Monday, August 17, 2015

Huge crowds lined the coast of Cowes to watch a record-breaking fleet of 356 yachts set off on the annual Rolex Fastnet Race.

Sailing: America's Cup racing abandoned

Sunday, July 26, 2015

The second day of racing in the Louis Vuitton America's Cup World Series has been abandoned today (Sunday) due to poor weather.

Sailing: Good winds forecast for Panerai British Classic Week racing

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

SAILING CLASSIC boats — some more than 100 years old — are back in action off the Isle of Wight today (Wednesday) for the fourth day of the Panerai British Classic Week.

All set for Round the Island Race

All set for Round the Island Race

Friday, June 26, 2015

OLYMPIC sailing stars will be lining up alongside hundreds of yachtsmen and women to take part in the Round the Island Race tomorrow (Saturday).

IW trio tackle big race

IW trio tackle big race

Friday, August 8, 2014

SAILING THREE IW sailors are setting sail for one of the most famous races in the world this weekend — the Sevenstar Round Britain and Ireland Race.

Champagne sailing

Champagne sailing

Friday, August 1, 2014

THE 2014 Taittinger Royal Solent Regatta was heralded as the best ever by organisers after a weekend of sun, sailing and socialising.

Robin leaves others in the Shadows

Friday, July 4, 2014

SAILING ROBIN Leather retained his Shadow National Championship title on home water last weekend.

Team Richard Mille takes line honours in Round the Island Race

Team Richard Mille takes line honours in Round the Island Race

Saturday, June 21, 2014

TEAM Richard Mille, the foiling GC32, was the first across the finish line of the 83rd JP Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race today (Saturday).

All to sail for in finale

Friday, June 6, 2014

SAILING
THERE was all to play for in a dramatic race series for the RYS Sir Kenneth Preston Trophy.

Sailors go the long haul for Channel challenge

Friday, June 6, 2014

SAILING
THE Cowes to Deauville Race proved to be a challenge for the 63 boats which took part, with tricky weather making life difficult for crews.

Clubs to merge

Thursday, April 17, 2014

SAILING THE Royal Ocean Racing Club (RORC) and the Royal Corinthian Yacht Club (RCYC) in Cowes have revealed plans to amalgamate this autumn.

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