Matthew Sheahan

The Meltemi fully established for the day, just two classes sail. Ben, Shirley and her crew deliver the goods

Light and fluky then strong and gusty, not a good day to discover you don't like it when it blows. Plenty to watch in Athens

Athens Opener – Day 1

The heat is on as a light sea breeze builds from 6 to 10 knots for the first day's racing

After months of painstaking preparation, Mirabella V has her 300ft mast stepped in Southampton. Matthew Sheahan reports from the dockside

A new record and another on the way?

Yellow Pages world sailing speed record came within a fraction of a knot of being broken yesterday by a sailboard and a new world record was set

Sailing Speed Record About To Tumble?

The world sailing speed record came close to being broken last week and current weather forecasts suggest that better conditions could be on the way today

One rule to measure them by……

Matthew Sheahan talks to Alinghi's and Oracle's chief designers about how the new Americas Cup class rule will affect the next generation of boats

Matthew Sheahan reports from the America's Cup media frenzy in Geneva as more details of the next America's Cup emerge

Where on earth?

On the eve of the ACC venue announcement Matthew Sheahan reports from Geneva and considers where the party might be

Will the Admiral's Cup 2003 prove to be the turning point for this once prestigious event? Matthew Sheahan watches the first day of racing at Cowes

Minutes after crossing the line, Russell Coutts and Dean Barker speak of the pleasure and pain

Dalton Loses Mast

Another rig goes down, this time it's Hexagon's in the Around Alone Race

Both teams feel the pressure and the event takes one more step towards a critical phase