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A history of yacht races and events

TP52 MedCup regatta

TP52 MedCup regatta video

A spectacular port and starboard incident at the TP52 MedCup regatta is caught on video

Yachts on test

Yachts on test

As anyone who's tried to work out the true relative costs of similar boats will know, comparing apples with apples in the yacht world is as easy as getting a…

Hooligan MAIB report

Hooligan MAIB report

An investigation into the fatal capsizing of the 35ft yacht Hooligan V

Daisy Haynes

How green are Superyachts?

12-year-old eco-entrepreneur Daisy Haynes reveals her research into the green credentials of superyachts

Leading Edge – Dynamic Sailing System

Leading Edge – Dynamic Sailing System

A new design concept claims to provide a novel solution to one of the most fundamental issues of yacht design - stability and how to generate it.

Yacht rigging

Check your rig

Stay safe on board with this practical checklist from Yachting World's Andrew Roberts

Ericsson 3

Broken by design

Trying to repair a yacht to racing standards is a nerve-wracking experience, as these VOR case histories prove

Superyacht Adele

Life aboard Adele

David Glenn finds out what it's really like cruising on a superyacht

YBW article

Countdown to Challenge finish

A frustrating morning for Global Challenge crew aboard Team Stelmar. Clive Cosby recalls what happened when they lost three places in as many minutes

Team Stelmar takes control

Team Stelmar takes control

Global Challenge yacht Team Stelmar holds the lead on Leg 6 of the Global Challenge. Skipper Clive Cosby reports

Mid Atlantic Global Challenge report

Mid Atlantic Global Challenge report

Georgia Williams, a journalist aboard third-placed Me to You, says the racing on Leg 6 of the Global Challenge is about as exciting as it gets

Leg 6: changing of the guard

Leg 6: changing of the guard

Eero Lehtinen, skipper of SAIC La Jolla talks about swapping crew watch leaders and tactics for Leg 6 of the Global Challenge

YBW article

The longest day

Mid-summer's day brings a long day of sailing for the Global Challenge fleet - skipper Clive Cosby from Team Stelmar reports on their start from Boston

YBW article

We’ve come a long way

Global Challenge skipper Duggie Gillespie reflects on what a difference eight months of racing has made

YBW article

BG SPIRIT wins leg 5

Skippered by Australian Andy Forbes, BG SPIRIT crossed the finish line in Boston 243 miles ahead in leg 5 of the Global Challenge