Lucky Bird is a 1972 Swan 48 that has been given a spectacular new lease of life by Younique Yachts in the Netherlands
Can you improve on perfection? The Sparkman & Stephens-designed Swan 48 is widely considered to be one of the most …Continue reading »
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The new SailGP circuit will see six teams compete at five events around the world in one-design 50ft catamarans for a $1million prize purse
There had been many rumours and speculative stories, but last night at a glitzy ceremony in London the highly anticipated …Continue reading »
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Golden Globe solo skipper Abhilash Toby was dramatically rescued from the South Indian Ocean after he was badly injured and spent nearly 72 hours adrift in his dismasted yacht
Abhilash Tomy, the Golden Globe skipper who was dramatically rescued from the South Indian Ocean on Monday after nearly 72 …Continue reading »
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Helen Fretter went to the start of the Golden Globe Race to find out why 17 men and one woman have eschewed modern technology to race solo around the world for 300 days
A voyage for madmen, so was the original Sunday Times Golden Globe Race deemed. When the first non-stop race around …Continue reading »
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Double-handed racing is booming in popularity, with both inshore and offshore events introducing double-handed classes. We get expert tips on how to set up your boat and routines for success
The popularity of double-handed sailing is on the rise. This year even Cowes Week ran a double-handed category for the …Continue reading »
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