Sailing Log Book Saild.com launched this weekend at the Round The Island Race. It was well received by the attendees on the Isle of Wight and the good weather helped in keeping the crowds happy. Saild is an online log book for boaters and sailors. It allows crew and skippers to get more than just [...]
We’ve got our spreadsheets out to analyse the last two years of Round The Island Race race times and information. The reason behind it is that we were interested to know what we should be aiming for this year and after all the work thought it worthy of being published. We would have analysed the [...]
Live video feed from BMW Oracle as well as weather and a map of the markers as they become known.
Here is the weather forecast for the week based on WindGuru for the top mark in Valencia.
Now that we’re only a few breaths away from the 33rd Americas Cup we thought that having looked at the skippers we should now get out the tape measures and look at the stats of the two most advanced sailing yachts ever built. One thing we don’t know are 100% exact numbers and details as [...]
It’s getting exciting in the Americas Cup camps, both teams are warming up both on and off the water. While the legal battle is ongoing and stones are being thrown by both teams the fact that their boats are in Valencia and have both been on the water testing leaves the conclusion that they will [...]
The people within the America’s cup are arguably as important as the boats. Ignoring the legal challenges, one of those the most important people onboard is arguably the skipper. February’s challenge will see two New Zealand born skippers in charge. Russell Coutts for BMW Oracle and Brad Butterworth for Alinghi. Both have a huge amount [...]