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Youth Sailors Visit Hamburg Race Participants

Youth Sailors Visit Hamburg Race Participants

The Bermuda to Hamburg sailing race featuring 17 teams with over 150 sailors from 14 different countries is set to get underway on Sunday [July 8] in Bermuda. About 50 local students were provided with the opportunity to ‘meet & greet’ German Boris Herrmann, aboard his IMOCA 60 Malizia. A spokesperson said, “The subtropical island... Read more of this article

Over 150 Sailors In Bermuda To Germany Race

Over 150 Sailors In Bermuda To Germany Race

The Bermuda to Hamburg sailing race features 17 teams with over 150 sailors from 14 different countries, with the race set to get underway on July 8th in Bermuda, with the sailors set to race to Hamburg, Germany. A spokesperson said, “The Atlantic Anniversary Regatta [AAR] is part of the grand celebrations for the 150th anniversary for the Norddeutsher... Read more of this article

Photos & Results: Howard Last Man Raynor Cup

Photos & Results: Howard Last Man Raynor Cup

The Comet Class returned to action this time off the Mid Atlantic Boat Club on the North Shore in Devonshire. Four boats competed in the Howard Last Man Raynor Cup Regatta. Maxwell Curtis and his crew Wesley Tucker sailed to victory with 4 points, while Gladwin Lambert and Ross Smith finished second with 5 points and Quinton Simons and Gregory Proctor... Read more of this article

Bermuda Sailors Conclude In Mexico

Bermuda Sailors Conclude In Mexico

Bermuda sailors took to the waters of Mexico for the final time to take part in the Optimist North American Championships 2018. The 149 sailors compete in the Final Race held on the day. Competing in the Gold Fleet, Sebastian Kempe finished in second place with 49 Net Points, with 125 Net Points saw Magnus Ringsted finish in the 8th spot, Christian... Read more of this article

Bermuda Sailors Continue Competing In Mexico

Bermuda Sailors Continue Competing In Mexico

Bermuda sailors took to the waters of Mexico once again to take part in the Optimist North American Championships 2018. The third day saw the 149 sailors compete in the Qualifying Races held on the day. Competing in the Gold Fleet, Sebastian Kempe is in second place with 1642 Net Points, Kempe finished 2nd in the first race of the day. With 101 Net... Read more of this article

Roof Wetting & Sailing Accreditation At RHADC

Roof Wetting & Sailing Accreditation At RHADC

The Royal Hamilton Amateur Dinghy Club [RHADC] has earned US Sailing Accredited Keelboat Centre status, with US Sailing Adult Director Betsy Alison recently attending RHADC to commemorate their accreditation and to take part in the roof wetting of their newly completed boathouse. A spokesperson said, “The project’s architecture was by John Warwick,... Read more of this article

Bermuda Sailors Continue Competing In Mexico

Bermuda Sailors Continue Competing In Mexico

Bermuda sailors were among the 149 sailors that took to the waters of Mexico to take part in the second day of the Optimist North American Championships 2018. Two races were sailed on the day taking the total to five races. Sebastian Kempe continues to lead the Bermuda Fleet and finds himself in third place with 20 Net Points, Kempe finished 14th in... Read more of this article

Bermuda Sailors Begin Strong In Mexico

Bermuda Sailors Begin Strong In Mexico

Bermuda sailors took to the waters of Mexico to take part in the Optimist North American Championships 2018. Day One saw the 149 sailors compete in the three races held on the day. Sebastian Kempe is in second place with 16 Net Points, Kempe finished 2nd in the first race of the day, he would then cross the line 8th in the second race, before closing... Read more of this article

Photos: Newport Bermuda Race Prize-Giving

Photos: Newport Bermuda Race Prize-Giving

The prize-giving for the 2018 Newport Bermuda sailing race was recently held, with the top sailors recognized for their efforts in the 635-mile race. The organisers said, “His Excellency, the Governor of Bermuda, John Rankin, hosted the Newport Bermuda Race Prize-Giving on Saturday, welcoming hundreds of guests to the grounds of Government House... Read more of this article

Division Winners In Newport Bermuda Race

Division Winners In Newport Bermuda Race

The division winners of the 2018 Newport Bermuda Race were finalized today [June 21] with the arrival of the remainder of the fleet, after a slow but strategically challenging race. Of the 169 boats that started in Newport on June 15th, 166 completed the 635-mile race in two to six days time [there were three retirements]. After making very slow progress... Read more of this article

Edward Cross Long Distance Race Results

Edward Cross Long Distance Race Results

Malcom Smith and his crew Damien Payne sailed to victory in the 2018 Edward Cross Long Distance Race that finished off the West End Sailboat Club. Smith who was clocked at 2:19:21 had to hold off a strong challenge from Heath Foggo and his crew Stephen Dickinson who finished six seconds back and Rudy Bailey and his crew George Bailey finished third... Read more of this article

Rambler 88 Wins Line Honours In Newport Race

Rambler 88 Wins Line Honours In Newport Race

Leaving most of the fleet far behind in light winds, George David’s Rambler 88 crossed the finish line off St. David’s Lighthouse at 5:51:51 Eastern daylight time on Sunday evening. Earning line honours among the 169 boats racing in the 51st Newport Bermuda Race, the big gray boat’s elapsed time over the 635-mile course was 50 hours, 31 minutes,... Read more of this article

Bermuda Fitted Dinghy Racing Results

Bermuda Fitted Dinghy Racing Results

There was plenty of action on the waters of Mangrove Bay as the Bermuda Fitted Dinghy Racing Season continued. The day featured three different winners in tricky conditions. Elizabeth II out of the Royal Hamilton Amateur Dinghy Club came away with the first win of the day to claim the Gilbert Bowl. Challenger II out of the Sandys Boat Club would take... Read more of this article