Volvo Ocean Race   Block Island Race Week 2015

The Xp 44 is the latest performance racer/cruiser from X-Yachts of Denmark. X-Yachts have utilized the latest techniques in design and construction to create Sailing World’s “2014 Boat of the Year” and one of SAIL’s “Best Boats 2014.” The latest vacuum-infused epoxy E-glass process and a carbon keel grill reduce displacement significantly while...
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By Julianna Barbieri Longtime shorthanded sailor Joe Harris of South Hamilton, MA has set his sights on the Non-stop Solo Around the World Record for 40-foot monohulls. The attempt, aboard his Class40 GryphonSolo2, will be made in accordance with the rules of the World Sailing Speed Record Council (WSSRC), who...
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The 2015 Junior Overnight Race, hosted by Fishers Island Yacht Club and the Storm Trysail Club, started at 1735 on Friday, August 7 in 8-10 knots from the east and foul current in Fishers Island Sound off Sea Flower Reef.  The Pettipaug YC/MudRatz team sailed Quantum Leap to victory in the 2015 Fishers Island...
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This excerpt from The Strenuous Life of Harry Anderson by Roger Vaughan recounts an event caused the match racing rules to be re-written. The Solent is indeed a mean-spirited body of water with an extreme wind range that can change from flat calm to white caps in a London minute....
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kiwi rib



Race the Cape