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  • Sydney Hobart - A contest at sea to inspire a nation and world

    sail-world.com 05 Dec '14, 1pm

    The Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race marks its 70th edition this year, a momentous achievement for an offshore race that has become an international classic since its creation in 1945. Over the course of its proud history, the Rolex Sydney Hobart has paid homage to feats of bravery, ext...

  • 2014 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race - Launch of Ragamuffin 100

    2014 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race - Launch of Ragamuffin 100

    sail-world.com 27 Nov '14, 4am

    2014 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race - The official launch of Syd Fischer’s super maxi, Ragamuffin 100, will take place next Tuesday, 2 December 2014, at Sydney City Marine Complex, Rozelle. Ragamuffin 100 is a brand new hull fitted to the refurbished deck of his previous Ragamuffin ...

  • Sydney Hobart Yacht Race - Impressive fleet for 70th edition

    sail-world.com 07 Nov '14, 3pm

    Entries for the 70th edition of the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race officially closed on the evening of Friday 31 October. The resulting line-up of 119 yachts – set to be the event’s largest in a decade – is befitting of such a historic occasion. The presence of five 100 foot Max...

  • Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup - Dramatic final showdowns set up + Video #myrc

    Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup - Dramatic final showdowns set up + Video

    sail-world.com 05 Sep '14, 6pm

    Dramatic showdowns have been set up for the final races at the 2014 Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup. Verdicts in three classes will be decided during tomorrow’s decisive day: true proof of the close nature of the racing. All classes sailed a coastal course today with around seven knots from th...

  • 100 foot limit raised for 2015 Rolex Fastnet Race

    100 foot limit raised for 2015 Rolex Fastnet Race

    sail-world.com 16 Oct '14, 9am

    Rolex Fastnet Race 2015 - The 100 foot (30.47m) LOA monohull limit set by a number of the classic 600 mile races such as the Fastnet, Sydney Hobart and Middle Sea races has been lifted by the Royal Ocean Racing Club and the Royal Malta Yacht Club for the 2015 editions of the Rolex Fas...

  • Countdown to the Rolex Swan Cup Caribbean 2015

    Countdown to the Rolex Swan Cup Caribbean 2015

    sail-world.com 13 Oct '14, 1pm

    Swan owners all over the world have been busy planning their winter getaways, and the second edition of the Rolex Swan Cup Caribbean in Virgin Gorda is one not to be missed. 2013 Rolex Swan Cup Caribbean. - &copy Rolex - Carlo Borlenghi The event, which had its successful debut in 201...

  • Rolex Middle Sea Race - Maltese yachts top the leader board #rmsr

    Middle Sea Race - Maltese yachts top the leader board

    sail-world.com 20 Oct '14, 5pm

    At 1700 CET in the Rolex Middle Sea Race, 113 yachts had rounded Stromboli, the active volcano that marks the most northerly point of the course. The race leader on the water, Esimit Europa 2, was less than 20 miles from Favignana and preparing to turn south with 289 miles to go and i...

  • Rolex Swan Cup - Mistral keeps fleet shoreside

    Swan Cup - Mistral keeps fleet shoreside

    sail-world.com 12 Sep '14, 4pm

    The only star of race day four of the Rolex Swan Cup and Swan 45 World Championship was the Mistral wind gusting at over 40 knots off the north-eastern coast of Sardinia. After a long postponement for participants ashore, and with no signs of the gale abating, the Race Committee was f...

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