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Kempe Continues In Youth World Championships

Kempe Continues In Youth World Championships

Lake Garda delivered spectacular conditions for the penultimate day of the 2021 ILCA 6 Youth Worlds in Arco, Italy. With south winds of 12-15 knots, with some of the world’s best male youth sailors completed two more races in the quest for the championship. Bermuda’s Sebastian Kempe is in action and he continues moving up the leaderboard as... Read more of this article

International 5O5 Championships Cancelled

International 5O5 Championships Cancelled

The 2021 World Championships — which scheduled to be held in Bermuda at the end of October — has been cancelled. The International 505 Sailing organisation said, “Michael Quirk, President of the International 5o5 Class Association, announces that the 2021 World Championships scheduled to be held in Bermuda at the end of October, has... Read more of this article

Sebastian Kempe Continues Competing In Italy

Sebastian Kempe Continues Competing In Italy

Youth sailor Sebastian Kempe recently continued competing at the 2021 ILCA 6 Youth World Championships in Arco, Italy. With south winds from 5 to 15 knots, the qualifying series is now complete after three days of racing. In the Boys Division, Kempe fell off the pace somewhat, coming off the water in 10th place after five total races sailed with 21.2... Read more of this article

Sailing: Kempe Continues Competing In Italy

Sailing: Kempe Continues Competing In Italy

Youth sailor Sebastian Kempe continued competing at the 2021 ILCA 6 Youth World Championships in Arco, Italy. It was a tough day on the water for the race committee on northern Lake Garda. With a less than promising forecast, the committee sent the sailors afloat three hours early to try to grab the last of a dying north breeze. In an overall fleet... Read more of this article

Kempe Starts Strong In World Championships

Kempe Starts Strong In World Championships

Youth sailor Sebastian Kempe recently began competing at the 2021 ILCA 6 Youth World Championships in Arco, Italy. In an overall fleet of 259, Kempe has had a dream start, coming off the water in sixth place after two races with 7.2 points. Kempe finished the first race in the Yellow Fleet with a discretionary penalty ruling, and then finished in second... Read more of this article

Sailing: Gold Cup Will Not Be Held In 2021

Sailing: Gold Cup Will Not Be Held In 2021

The Bermuda Gold Cup sailing event will not be held in 2021, with the organisers saying they have been “unable to secure a title sponsor.” A spokesperson said, “Organizers for the Royal Bermuda Yacht Club’s Bermuda Gold Cup match racing tournament regret to announce that the 2021 regatta will not be held. The regatta, an event of... Read more of this article

Frith Wins Kacy Simons Memorial Comet Race

Frith Wins Kacy Simons Memorial Comet Race

Alan Frith and his crew Sara Frith are the 2021 Kacy Simons Memorial Comet Race Champions following racing off the Mid Atlantic Sailboat Club. The Friths sailed to victory in three of the four races on the day and finished with 3 points. Dale Brangman and his crew Tajahri Rogers finished second with 5 points after finishes of a 3rd, two seconds, and... Read more of this article

Bermuda Sailors Conclude In North Americans

Bermuda Sailors Conclude In North Americans

ILCA6 Bermuda sailor Nicole Stovell concluded competing in the ILCA North Americans, while Benn Smith and Campbell Patton also concluded in the ILCA7 Fleet. Stovell finished in 33rd place in the Gold Fleet with 202 net points after she finished in 17th place in the first race of the day. and 31st in the final race of the day. Patton remained in 9th... Read more of this article

Bermuda Sailors Continue ILCA North Americans

Bermuda Sailors Continue ILCA North Americans

ILCA6 Bermuda sailor Nicole Stovell continued competing in the ILCA North Americans, while Benn Smith and Campbell Patton continued in the ILCA7. The sailors took part in three races in 15-22 knots of breeze.  Stovell came off the water in 36th place in the Gold Fleet with 153 net points after she finished in 36th place in the first race of the day,... Read more of this article

Sailing: Cervino Finishes 40th In O’pen Skiff

Sailing: Cervino Finishes 40th In O’pen Skiff

With excellent conditions and with just two races planned for the last day of racing, sailor Matteo Cervino placed 27th and 41st earning him a 40th position overall out of 131 competitors in his class after a total of 14 races in the O’pen Skiff U17 World Championships in Sardinia, Italy.Cervino’s coach Marco Palmi said, “It has been... Read more of this article

Bermuda Sailors Continue ILCA North Americans

Bermuda Sailors Continue ILCA North Americans

ILCA6 Bermuda sailor Nicole Stovell continued competing in the ILCA North Americans, while Benn Smith and Campbell Patton continued in the ILCA7. Stovell came off the water in 37th place with 69 net points after she finished in 18th place in the first two races of the day and 20th in the final race of the day. Smith moved up one spot from 10th to 9th,... Read more of this article

Sailing: Matteo Cervino Continues In O’pen Skiff

Sailing: Matteo Cervino Continues In O’pen Skiff

Matteo Cervino continues racing in Sardinia, and is currently in 42nd position out of 131 competitors. A spokesperson said, “Super windy conditions in Calasetta, Sardinia, the U13s had to be called in after just two races under the sailing rules as conditions worsened. Winds were blowing at 20-25 knots, and proved to be too powerful today for... Read more of this article

Cervino Competes In U17 World Championships

Cervino Competes In U17 World Championships

16-year-old Bermudian Matteo Cervino recently continued competing against teens from Poland, France, Germany, Hungary, and the USA in the O’pen Skiff U17 World Championships, with the event taking place in Calasetta, Sardinia A spokesperson said, “Gusty, choppy conditions created excitement at the O’pen Skiff World Championships in Calasetta,... Read more of this article