Tag: Bermuda sailing

Dickinson & Young Win International Comet Title

Dickinson & Young Win International Comet Title

The Kings of the Comets battle between Stephen Dickinson and Rudy Bailey resumed during the 2014 Comet International Championship, which was hosted at The Ocean Gate Yacht Club in New Jersey. Bailey, who has been absent on the local waters, won the 2013 event and was back to defend his title, but his Bermuda rival Stephen Dickinson decided to put in... Read more of this article

Ceci Wollmann Finishes 10th Overall in China

Ceci Wollmann Finishes 10th Overall in China

Bermuda’s Ceci Wollmann has concluded competing in the 2014 Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China, recording a 10th place finish in a field consisting of the best young sailors from around the world. Competing in the Byte CII Women’s One Person Dinghy Race, Wollmann started the day in 9th place overall after seven races, andwhen the day ended... Read more of this article

Six Teams Confirmed For 35th America’s Cup

Six Teams Confirmed For 35th America’s Cup

Six teams have entered the race for the 35th America’s Cup, with the defending champion Oracle Team USA to be challenged by Artemis Racing from Sweden, Ben Ainslie Racing from Great Britain, Emirates Team from New Zealand, Luna Rossa Challenge from Italy as well as Team France. Teams will be given the opportunity to host America’s Cup World Series... Read more of this article

Artemis Launch 2017 America’s Cup Challenge

Artemis Launch 2017 America’s Cup Challenge

Sweden will be represented in the 2017 America’s Cup, with Artemis Racing officially launching its challenge at an event in Sweden. Torbjörn Törnqvist, Team Principal of Artemis Racing said: “Sailing is my passion, and I’m very proud to once again represent Sweden in the America’s Cup. Given our experience from the 34th America’s Cup,... Read more of this article

Ceci Wollman Continues At Youth Olympics

Ceci Wollman Continues At Youth Olympics

Ceci Wollman’s Youth Olympic Games campaign has got off to a mixed start in Nanjing, China with two race days under her belt. From four races the Royal Hamilton Amateur Dinghy Club sailor is 10th overall. On the opening day Wollman posted a 14th and a 31st after receiving an on water penalty, however she hit back on the second day, “I got a second... Read more of this article

Ceci Wollmann Now In 10th Place In China

Ceci Wollmann Now In 10th Place In China

Ceci Wollmann was back on the water taking part in the 2014 Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China. Competing in the Byte CII Women’s One Person Dinghy Race, Wollmann started the day in 23rd place overall after two races, but when the day ended Wollmann was up to 10th place with 52 points. Wollmann finished 2nd in the first race of the day and the... Read more of this article

Evans & Bernard Win Stickers Hendrickson Race

Evans & Bernard Win Stickers Hendrickson Race

Rockal Evans & Christina Bernard are the 2014 Stickers Hendrickson Memorial Comet Race winners with action taking place off the Mid Atlantic Boat Club. Evans and Bernard finished the three race series with 4 points after recording 2 wins and 2 second place finishes. Stephen Dickinson and his crew Pat Young finished second also with 4 points recording... Read more of this article

Kiwi Broadcaster Backs Island As Cup Venue

Kiwi Broadcaster Backs Island As Cup Venue

Speculation continues to abound over whether Bermuda or San Diego will be announced as the host of the 2017 America’s Cup sailing event, with New Zealand broadcaster 3 News supporting the idea that Bermuda will come out on top before the decision is made, thanks to the need for the event to captivate a more apt European audience. In a recent opinion... Read more of this article

Bermuda Sailors See Positive Results Overseas

Bermuda Sailors See Positive Results Overseas

Three Bermuda Optimist Sailors have been away sailing for the summer, representing Bermuda at four regattas in the United States and Canada and earning some very positive results along the way. A spokesperson said, “Adam Larson, Tayte Stefaniuk, and Mikey Wollmann, three young Optimist Sailors, left the island on June 28 to join the Lake Ontario... Read more of this article

Hamilton Princess Marina To Open This Month

Hamilton Princess Marina To Open This Month

As part of more than a $90 million redevelopment project of The Fairmont Hamilton Princess, the new marina will open this month at The Fairmont Hamilton Princess. The Fairmont Hamilton Princess is holding an open-house on Saturday, August 9 from 2pm to 5pm for people interested in viewing the newly developed marina. There will be lemonade and cookies,... Read more of this article


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