Sailing


Japanese sailer eyes victory in Vendee Globe race

AS far as Kojiro Shiraishi is concerned, a Japanese sailing the grueling Vendee Globe round-the-world race is akin to a Frenchman taking up sumo wrestling. “It’s a miracle,” said Shiraishi who will return ...

August 2, 2020, Sunday


NZ freezes Cup funding

New Zealand’s government said yesterday it would halt public funding for the body organizing next year’s America’s Cup pending the outcome of an investigation into “financial and structural matters....

July 3, 2020, Friday


Overall honors for Ichi Ban

The 52-foot Australian yacht Ichi Ban has been confirmed as overall winner of the Sydney to Hobart race for the second time in three years....

December 31, 2019, Tuesday


Spain to replace China in SailGP league’s 2nd season

Spain will replace China for the second season of the SailGP global league....

December 19, 2019, Thursday


Century-old boat readies for Sydney-Hobart race

The lineup for Australia’s gruelling Sydney to Hobart bluewater classic this year includes a wooden boat built in 1904, the oldest vessel ever to compete in the race....

November 28, 2019, Thursday


Ainslie adds SailGP

Ben Ainslie will helm the British entry in the 2020 series of SailGP with backing from INEOS Team UK, adding the catamaran competition to his campaign to win the America’s Cup in New Zealand in 2021....

November 27, 2019, Wednesday


Supermaxis battle for Sydney-Hobart supremacy

Eight-time line honors winner Wild Oats XI was leading the gruelling Sydney to Hobart ocean race down Australia’s east coast yesterday, as a key rival withdrew from the contest with damage....

December 27, 2018, Thursday


Dishui Lake hosts Nacra 17 contests

THE 2018 Nacra 17 Shanghai Cup & Nacra 17 Asian Championship will be held at Shanghai’s Dishui Lake in Pudong New Area over the weekend. The opening ceremony for the three-day event, which was attended ...

September 28, 2018, Friday


Inaugural China Open sets sail from Dalian next month

THE inaugural China Open Sailing (COS) tournament will be held next month through to October, taking in the cities of Dalian, Shanghai, Quanzhou and Shenzhen, organizers announced yesterday. Jointly ...

August 17, 2018, Friday


Nacra 17 competition

THE 2018 Nacra 17 Shanghai Cup & Nacra 17 Asian Championship will be held on Shanghai’s Huangpu River on September 29-30, organizers announced in Shanghai. The event will attract top sailors from nine ...

July 11, 2018, Wednesday




 

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