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Amorita Cup Team Racing Event On Oct 13th

Amorita Cup Team Racing Event On Oct 13th

The Amorita Cup will take place this coming weekend, with the race format to involve 3 boats versus 3 boats, with the best 4 out of 7 races set to win the trophy An RBYC spokesperson said, “The Amorita Cup is one of the oldest team racing trophies in existence having first been sailed for in 1939 between the Royal Bermuda Yacht Club [now Bermuda... Read more of this article

Sailor Emily Nagel Visits Somersfield Academy

Sailor Emily Nagel Visits Somersfield Academy

Somersfield Academy alumna Emily Nagel visited the school today [Oct 5] and shared her experiences at the Volvo Ocean Race with the Primary Division. A spokesperson said, “She shared with the students the highs and lows of the adventure, the challenges faced, and the sacrifices made during the roller-coaster that is the Volvo Ocean Race. “Emily... Read more of this article

PwC Multi-Year Sponsorship For Endeavour

PwC Multi-Year Sponsorship For Endeavour

Endeavour Community Sailing, a non-profit educational sailing organisation “dedicated to engaging young people from different socioeconomic backgrounds across Bermuda with experiential learning and STEAM [Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math] through Sailing education,” will benefit from a multi-year sponsorship from PwC Bermuda. Jennifer... Read more of this article

Bermuda Sailors Compete In Comet International

Bermuda Sailors Compete In Comet International

Bermuda sailors competed in the 2018 Comet International Championship Regatta hosted by the Lake Hopatcong Yacht Club in New Jersey, with local sailors making an excellent showing. The Regatta was won by Rudy Bailey and his crew Olivia Eagles who finished with 16 points after recording 1 win, a 2nd, three third place finishes and a 4th. Peter Bromby... Read more of this article

Bermuda Sailors Conclude Competing In Cyprus

Bermuda Sailors Conclude Competing In Cyprus

The 2018 Optimist World Championship came to an end in Cyprus with five young sailors having represented Bermuda; with Christian Ebbin, Sebastian Kempe, Ahzai Smith, Magnus Ringsted and Leyli Walker all in action. Kempe fell from 4th place in the Silver Fleet to 14th with 216 Net Points, also sailing in the Silver Fleet was Ebbin who moved up 13 places... Read more of this article

Sailing: World Optimist Championships Day #5

Sailing: World Optimist Championships Day #5

Bermuda sailors continue competing at the 2018 Optimist World Championship in Cyprus, with Christian Ebbin, Sebastian Kempe, Ahzai Smith, Magnus Ringsted and Leyli Walker representing the island. With 13 – 16 knots of wind, young sailors gave their best for their quest to a higher ranking on the final leader board. Kempe remains in 4th place in the... Read more of this article

Sailing: World Optimist Championships Day #4

Sailing: World Optimist Championships Day #4

Bermuda sailors were back on the waters of Cyprus competing in the World Optimist Championships, with the fourth day seeing sailors split into either Gold, Silver, Bronze and Emerald Fleets. Representing Bermuda are Christian Ebbin, Sebastian Kempe, Ahzai Smith, Magnus Ringsted and Leyli Walker. Kempe is in 4th place in the Silver Fleet with 110 Net... Read more of this article

Dickinson & White Win Marsha L Comet Regatta

Dickinson & White Win Marsha L Comet Regatta

Stephen Dickinson and his crew Emma White are the 2018 Marsha L Comet Regatta Champions following a Four Race Series off the West End Sailboat Club. Dickinson and White finished with 3 Net Points, while Gladwin Lambert and Stefan Maybury finished second with 5 Net Points, while Heath Foggo and George Daires finished third with 10 Net Points. Marsha... Read more of this article

Bermuda Sailors Continue Competing In Cyprus

Bermuda Sailors Continue Competing In Cyprus

Bermuda sailors were back on the waters of Cyprus competing in the World Optimist Championships, with the third say seeing them sail two more races to take the total to six for the series. Christian Ebbin, Sebastian Kempe, Ahzai Smith, Magnus Ringsted and Leyli Walker are all representing Bermuda. Kempe remains the leader of the Bermuda Fleet he fell... Read more of this article

Bermuda Sailors Competing In World Optimists

Bermuda Sailors Competing In World Optimists

Bermuda sailors were back on the waters of Cyprus to begin competing in the World Optimist Championships. Day Two saw them sail two more races to take the total to four for the series. Representing Bermuda are Christian Ebbin, Sebastian Kempe, Ahzai Smith, Magnus Ringsted and Leyli Walker. Kempe remains the leader of the Bermuda Fleet he moved up 5... Read more of this article

Photos/Results: Fitted Dinghy & Comet Sailing

Photos/Results: Fitted Dinghy & Comet Sailing

The Bermuda Fitted Dinghy Racing Season continues, and the Albert Symonds Comet Regatta Cup took place. The current standings in  Fitted Dinghy Racing see Elizabeth II skippered by Roger Beach as the leader with 70.25 points, while Owen Siese skippering Challenger II is in second with 49.50. Contest III sailed by Julia Lines is in third with 45.25... Read more of this article

Video: ‘Sea Change’ Highlights Female Sailors

Video: ‘Sea Change’ Highlights Female Sailors

Bermuda-based Argo Group International Holdings has released “Sea Change,” a short documentary film that highlights three women of the Argo-sponsored Vestas 11th Hour Racing crew: Hannah Diamond, Jena Mai Hansen and Stacey Jackson. “We continue to partner with teams like Vestas 11th Hour Racing who share our commitment to innovation, teamwork... Read more of this article

Five Sailors To Represent Bermuda In Cyprus

Five Sailors To Represent Bermuda In Cyprus

Four males and one female will represent Bermuda in the upcoming World Optimist Championships in Cyprus. Christian Ebbin — who recently won the Volvo Gill Optimist British and Open Championship Senior Fleet  — will be looking to continue that form. Also representing Bermuda will be Sebastian Kempe who finished 15th overall in the Championships,... Read more of this article