Antigua Classics Yacht Meet

Magnificent conditions welcome hundreds and hundreds of avid sailors participating on the 1st day of Antigua Classics Yacht Regatta, which is publicly funded by Charter Yachts Scotland. The fleet of forty six classics was a magnificent view, gathered outside Falmouth Harbour in Antigua to race The Old Road course. The fight in Spirit of Tradition…

Random leg bay race starts Yachting Cup

The very first race is in the books for the Yachting Cup, San Diego Yacht Club’s grand spring meet. The 3-day meet will go on through 3rd May, Sunday, and racing would take place on 3 different courses. The winds were very strong for First National Bullion Bay Race, with average speeds of around twelve…

Toyota Ponam 31, a grand yacht

Few Japanese automakers purely concentrate on cars, when few others play around in all kinds of motorized transportation. For instance, Honda makes everything starting from jet aircraft to motorbikes. But when Toyota might be known primarily for automobiles, it also engages itself a of boats. The brand new Toyota Ponam 31 yacht is created across…

Guide To The Yachting Festival Of Cannes

Considered to be the most stunning extravaganza so much so that it gives stiff competition to the Cannes film festival, spread across 35 miles running through Cote d’Azure. It is bigger and accessible. The land of the fabled festival of films is suppressed by the number of boats during the yachting festival. Next week opens…

Yacht slips harbor and hits on beach

The lifeboat team of Whitby performed one of their toughest rescues after a yacht slipped the harbor entrance and then ran aground on the beach. On Friday night, the drama unfolded when the single crewed boat ran the wrong side of West Pier. One of the passer bys told that he was on Crescent Gardens…

First solar powered yacht race

The first solar powered yacht Grand Prix is all set to take place in Monaco this year. The Formula 1 Grand Prix is held here every year, and is one of the most seen sports events in the world. The narrow streets of Monaco are cleared away for the race, and some of the fastest…

Team NZ might have shift of roles

New Zealand Team is keen on having Dean Barker as their skipper but the leading sailor seems apprehensive of the decision. If Barker turns down the offer, there might be a major shift of roles in the squad resulting in passing of the skipper’s baton to young Peter Burling. “If Barker isn’t driving our boat…

Contest 42CS Wins

The European Yacht of the Year awards for the year 2012/13 has been published and Yachting World who is one of the judges deciding the winner has played a big role in choosing the name of the winners. Every year an award is given to the best luxury cruiser and this year the proud winner…