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Patton Begins Hempel Youth Championships

Patton Begins Hempel Youth Championships

The Hempel Youth Sailing World Championship commenced in Poland, with Campbell Patton flying the Bermuda Flag. In the Laser Radial Boy’s fleet, Finland’s Otto Dahlberg leads with 3 points, he was followed by Connor Nelson from the USA who has 5 points and Polish hopeful Tytus Butowski is in third with 8 points.Patton ended the day 40th... Read more of this article

Bermuda Junior Sailors Conclude In Antigua

Bermuda Junior Sailors Conclude In Antigua

The 2019 Optimist World Championship in Antigua came to an end with the best results ever for Team Bermuda. Out of 65 countries at the largest ever Optimist World championships, Bermuda was the sole country with two top ranked sailors. Bermuda was led in the Gold Fleet by Christian Ebbin who finished the Regatta with 145 net points in the 8th place... Read more of this article

Sailing: Rockal Evans Wins In Australia

Sailing: Rockal Evans Wins In Australia

Bermuda’s Rockal Evans sailed to victory in the 2019 International Finn Qld Championship Regatta in Australia. Evans won the seven race series with 12 net points, with the Bermudian sailor dominating the Regatta; he never finishing outside the top four and recorded three wins and three third place finishes. The event saw entries from Bermuda,... Read more of this article

Lawrence Stickers Hendrickson Regatta Results

Lawrence Stickers Hendrickson Regatta Results

Maxwell Curtis and his crew Stefan Furbert sailed to victory in the Lawrence Stickers Hendrickson Comet Class Regatta off the Mid Atlantic Sailboat Club. Curtis and Furbert finished second in the first two races, before winning the last two races and with a throw out race, they finished with 4 Net Points. Quinton Simons and his crew Greg Proctor finished... Read more of this article

Sailors Continue Optimist World Championships

Sailors Continue Optimist World Championships

The 2019 Optimist World Championship in Antigua saw the Bermuda sailors compete in the second day of the Championship Fleets. In Gold Fleet, Sebastian Kempe currently sits in 5th place with 80 Net Points, Christian Ebbin is in 11th with 115 Net Points. In Silver Fleet, Magnus Ringsted currently sits in 14th place and 79th overall with 190 Net Points,... Read more of this article

Junior Sailors Continue Optimists In Antigua

Junior Sailors Continue Optimists In Antigua

With the conclusion of the qualifying races during the 2019 Optimist World Championship in Antigua, the sailors are now in their Championship Fleets. Sebastian Kempe and Christian Ebbin are in the Gold Fleet, Magnus Ringsted and Laura Hupman are in the Silver Fleet, and Nicole Stovell is in Emerald Fleet. The conditions were very challenging with squalls... Read more of this article

Sailors Continue Optimist World Championships

Sailors Continue Optimist World Championships

It was another good day for Bermuda sailors who are among a total of 257 young sailors from 65 participating nations competing in the 2019 Optimist World Championship in Antigua. Marco Gradoni from Italy is the leader with 6 Net Points, Richard Schultheis from Malta is in second one point back with 7 points and Ian Walker March from South Africa is... Read more of this article

Sailors Continue In Optimist Championships

Sailors Continue In Optimist Championships

A total of 257 young sailors from 65 participating nations including Bermuda continued competing in the 2019 Optimist World Championship in Antigua. Richard Schultheis from Malta remains the leader after making it four wins in a row, Marco Gradoni from Italy is in second five points back with 9 points and Ian Walker March from South Africa is in third... Read more of this article

Bermuda Sailors Begin Optimist Championships

Bermuda Sailors Begin Optimist Championships

Flags representing every corner of the globe including Bermuda transformed the streets of English Harbor into a kaleidoscope of color for the opening parade of the 2019 Optimist World Championship in Antigua. A total of 257 young sailors from 65 participating nations, took to the waters for Two Races, topping the field with two firsts is Richard Schultheis... Read more of this article

Round The World Yacht Race To Stop In Bermuda

Round The World Yacht Race To Stop In Bermuda

Clipper Round the World Yacht Race today [July 9] revealed Bermuda as the newest Host Port and Team Partner to its upcoming 2019–20 edition which starts from London, UK, on September 1, 2019. During the inaugural year of the partnership, the Clipper Race will call into Hamilton at the Royal Bermuda Yacht Club [RBYC] in July 2020 during the final leg... Read more of this article

Smith & Payne Win Simons Memorial Regatta

Smith & Payne Win Simons Memorial Regatta

The Mid-Atlantic Sailboat Club hosted the Kacy Simons Memorial Comet Regatta, with nine boats going to the start line for the four race series Regatta. Malcolm Smith with his crew Damien Payne sailed to victory with four wins, Maxwell Curtis and his crew Wesley Tucker finished second with three second place finishes and a fifth, while Gladwin Lambert... Read more of this article

Curtis Wins Gladys Raynor Memorial Regatta

Curtis Wins Gladys Raynor Memorial Regatta

Maxwell Curtis and his crew Stefan Furbert sailed Pole Precision to victory in the Gladys Raynor Memorial Regatta off the Mid Atlantic Sail Boat Club on the North Shore. Curtis and Furbert picked up three wins in the 4 race series, finishing second in the other race, Quinton Simons and Greg Proctor finished second sailing Stir de Pot and the 2019 Edward... Read more of this article

Sailors Conclude European Championships

Sailors Conclude European Championships

Four Bermuda sailors concluded competing in the 2019 Optimist European Championship in Crozon-Morgat, France. PJ Rodrigues, Amelia Lewis, Rachael Betscart, and Ava Rosser were flying the Bermuda flag during the event. In the Boy’s Division that had 176 sailors, Rodrigues finished in 152nd place after a total of 10 races sailed in the Regatta, with... Read more of this article