Yachting World

Jean le Cam wins Porquerolles-Figaro

After eight races, Jean Le Cam in Jet Services claimed his fourth overall victory in the 1999 Porquerolles -Figaro, with three leg wins under his belt. In a regatta where…

August Preview

The publication of the Sydney-Hobart Inquiry report plus e-mail on board.

Harbingers of doom? Do we depress you? Andrew Bray comments On the wind Manslaughter skipper – prosecution call for re-trial; Chay’s new Open 60 solo race – $1million prizemoney Letters…

Around Alone – last boat finishes

With an electric moon casting long shadows over the gentle wavelets outside Charleston Harbor, Australian sailor Neil Hunter drove his 40-foot Paladin II across the finish line early this morning…

Sydney Hobart inquiry report

The official inquiry into the 1998 Telestra Sydney Hobary Race is due to be published today, 1st June

July Preview

More and more bluewater cruising yachtsmen are using e-mail as their primary means of communication, Rationing the ZZZZZs with long distance solo sailing.

A new column from the inimitable Bob Fisher on famous disasters in yachting history, plus a report on the Clipper round the world race’s toughest leg yet.

Transpac 99 news

40th Biennial Transpacific Yacht Race Los Angeles-Honolulu 2,225 nautical miles Starting Dates Cruising Class: June 29 Monohulls: July 2 Multihulls: July 6 New Elapsed Time Trophy a Creation of Inspiration…