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OLYMPICS: Tokyo 2020ne chief warns international sports federations (including World Sailing) of "major challenge" in deciding who covers ex...

Saturday, March 28, 2020

TFE LIVE SPECIAL: Today (Sunday) — Latest of the impact of COVID-19 on Olympic sailing and the America's Cup; Paul Henderson (CAN) live via Skype...

Sunday, March 22, 2020

TFE LIVE: Friday's special guest, Steve Adkins (USA), said this morning that he is "doing awesome"

Saturday, March 21, 2020

TFE LIVE: Riccardo Simoneschi (ITA) live via Skype from Genoa, on Olympic and professional sailing present and future, the CV-19 situation in the hard...

Tuesday, March 17, 2020

2020 OLYMPICS: Can London, host of the 2012 Games, be ready if the Coronavirus prevents holding them in Tokyo this summer? Or split the sports up, sai...

Thursday, February 20, 2020

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Sunday, June 24, 2018

THE HAGUE, DEN (#1049) – 20 hours ago Dongfeng Race Team (CHN) were 50nm back of leaders MAPFRE (ESP) and Team Brunel (NED) – the other two yachts in contention to win the 2017-18 Volvo Ocean Race. None of the other four yachts mattered; it was who-b...

Saturday, May 19, 2018

NEWPORT, R.I. (#1017) – The Volvo Ocean Race is heading back to Europe on the last of the long legs, giving Spanish-flagged MAPFRE a chance to solidify its slim lead over Dongfeng Race Team and Blair Tuke (NZL) a chance to close in on some personal h...

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO – When Oracle Team USA won the America’s Cup in 2010, John Kostecki (USA) became one of the most accomplished sailors of all time by coming the closest to winning the so-called Triple Crown of sailing. The AC victory went alongside his...

Monday, October 30, 2017

LISBON, POR – Not long after Vestas 11th Hour Racing sailed up the Tagus River to cross the finish line of the opening leg of the Volvo Ocean Race, a press release trumpeted the fact that it’s the first time in history that a USA-flagged boat is lead...

Monday, October 16, 2017

As your Ed. was also first to report last week when we broke the news of the firing of Simeon Tienpont (NED) as skipper of the the Volvo Ocean Race team AkzoNobel, 49 year-old Brad Jackson (Auckland, NZL) has today been appointed skipper. Jackson, a...

Thursday, August 10, 2017

ALICANTE, ESP – Peter Burling is joining his Emirates Team New Zealand mate Blair Tuke in pursuit of history via the Volvo Ocean Race. Burling has joined skipper Bouwe Bekking’s Team Brunel in the VOR, which is in the midst of its “Leg Zero” prologue...

Sunday, May 21, 2017

ONE OF OUR GOALS here at SI is to celebrate yacht racing, and in particular Corinthian racing sailors. Accordingly I was delighted to report yesterday morning immediately after they crossed the final-race finish line (way ahead of the cut-and-paste w...

Saturday, May 20, 2017

CONGRATS TO CORINTHIAN owner/driver Harm Müller-Spreer (GER) whose PLATOON team, with John Kostecki (USA) calling tactics, have won the Rolex TP52 World Championship after finishing second in today's 8th and final race. They were comfortably ahead of...

Friday, May 19, 2017

THE 35th AMERICA'S CUP begins a week from today, Friday, May 26th, on Bermuda’s Great Sound with the first of two round-robins involving five challengers and, for the first time, the defender. It’ll all be over in 30 days, a record time at least for...

Friday, May 19, 2017

RACING HAS JUST WRAPPED for today (Friday) off gorgeous Scarlino in Tuscany, ITA. PLATOON (GER) are holding a slim two-point lead over QUANTUM RACING (USA) going into Saturday's three races. The Bay Area's John Kostecki (USA) is doing a sup...

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