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Young Sailors Head To The Sunshine State

Young Sailors Head To The Sunshine State

Members of the Visionary Sailing Academy [VSA] are getting set for their inaugural foray into one of youth sailing’s signature regattas, the Orange Bowl International Youth Regatta in Florida, starting on Boxing Day [Dec 26]. VSA are expected to present five participants at the event, hosted by Coral Reef Yacht Club, among the southern reaches of... Read more of this article

Dr. Paris Abandons 4th Attempt Around World

Dr. Paris Abandons 4th Attempt Around World

Dr. Stanley Paris – who has been attempting to solo circumnavigate the world starting off Bermuda for over 4 years — has abandoned his fourth attempt, with the 81-year-old sailor saying he “could sail on but I don’t believe we have a chance of making it.” On December 15th, Dr Paris posted on his blog saying, “Kiwi... Read more of this article

Sailing: Evans & Patton Conclude In Melbourne

Sailing: Evans & Patton Conclude In Melbourne

Racing at Sail Melbourne International 2018 wrapped up with a full final day of racing across all Olympic and Invited class fleets. After challenging race disruptions over the four-day event, caused by the current weather system sitting over Australia’s east coast, it was a welcome finish for the close to 400 competitors from all across Australia... Read more of this article

Evans Continues Competing In Sail Melbourne

Evans Continues Competing In Sail Melbourne

It was another late day of sailing on the penultimate day of Sail Melbourne International with only the Finn, Nacra 17/15, Opti and BicTechno classes getting some racing in. Melbourne’s current weather system made for another challenging day with race delays, with storm fronts passing through and causing fleets to rush ashore and with the morning’s... Read more of this article

Evans & Patton Continue Competing In Australia

Evans & Patton Continue Competing In Australia

The Sail Melbourne Australia’s Premier Olympic and Invited Classes Regatta continued on the waters of Port Phillip, and Bermuda’s Rockal Evans and Campbell Patton both took to the water again for the second day of racing. Only one race was sailed in the Laser Fleet with Patton finishing 13th, so he has moved to 11th place with 22 points. Evans... Read more of this article

Evans & Patton Begin Sail Melbourne In Australia

Evans & Patton Begin Sail Melbourne In Australia

The International Sailing Series in Australia has moved to their third location as the Sail Melbourne Australia’s Premier Olympic and Invited Classes Regatta, got underway on the waters of Port Phillip, with Bermuda’s Rockal Evans and Campbell Patton both taking to the water. After the first day of competition, Evans came off the water in... Read more of this article

Evans & Patton Conclude Competing In Sydney

Evans & Patton Conclude Competing In Sydney

Rockal Evans and Campbell Patton concluded competing in the Sail Sydney Olympic Class Sailing Regatta in Australia. The final two races were sailed in the Laser Radial Open saw Patton marched up the leaderboard yet again, he started the day in 9th but ended the day in 6th place. Patton finished the first race of the day and the seventh of the series... Read more of this article

Evans & Patton Continue Competing In Sydney

Evans & Patton Continue Competing In Sydney

Rockal Evans and Campbell Patton were back on the water competing in the Sail Sydney Olympic Class Sailing Regatta in Australia. Evans moved down two places from his starting position after two more races. Evans started the day in 9th, but came off the water in 11th place after finishes of 14th and 11th to finish with 52 Net Points. Nicholas Heiner... Read more of this article

Evans & Patton Begin Competing In Sydney

Evans & Patton Begin Competing In Sydney

Bermuda’s Rockal Evans and Campbell Patton are taking part in the Sail Sydney Olympic Class Sailing Regatta in Australia. After finishing 3rd in the Brisbane Olympic Sailing Regatta over the weekend, Evans was looking to take that form into this Regatta. Two races were sailed on the opening day in the Finn Class with Evans coming off the water... Read more of this article

Invitations Issued For 2019 Argo Group Gold Cup

Invitations Issued For 2019 Argo Group Gold Cup

The Royal Bermuda Yacht Club announced that invitations for the 2019 Argo Group Gold Cup were issued today [Nov 27] for the match racing regatta scheduled May 6-11, 2019, with a $100,000 prize purse in the offing. The Argo Group Gold Cup is sponsored by Argo Group, an international underwriter of specialty insurance and reinsurance. Invitations for... Read more of this article

Bermuda Sailors Conclude In New Orleans

Bermuda Sailors Conclude In New Orleans

With a total of 234 sailors –  including seven from Bermuda — concluded competing on the waters of New Orleans in the United States Optimist Dinghy Association Midwinter Championship. The Fleet had been split into two groups, Sebastian Kempe led the Bermuda sailors in the Gold Fleet, he finished in 14th place with 52 Net Points, Laura... Read more of this article

Sailors Continue US Midwinter Championships

Sailors Continue US Midwinter Championships

Bermuda sailors were back on the waters of New Orleans to compete in the United States Optimist Dinghy Association Midwinter Championship, where a total of 234 sailors are competing. A total of 5 races have been sailed this far, Sebastian Kempe leads the Bermuda Fleet as he is 10th overall with 20 Net Points. Kempe has picked up two wins in the five... Read more of this article

Bermuda Sailors Begin United States Midwinter

Bermuda Sailors Begin United States Midwinter

Bermuda sailors took to the waters of New Orleans to compete in the United States Optimist Dinghy Association Midwinter Championship. Laura Hupman leads the Bermuda Fleet after one race, Hupman is T12th and is in 4th place in the Girls Fleet. Sebastian Kempe is T13th, Christian Ebbin and Magnus Ringsted are T32nd, while Rachael Betschart is T46th. Millie... Read more of this article