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  • 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...

  • 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...

  • #Rolex Cup - #Sailing - #photography via @SetSailMarine

    Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup - Tight at the top after day 3

    sail-world.com 05 Sep '14, 4pm

    Day three of the Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup and Mini Maxi Rolex World Championship was blessed with bright sunshine and a northerly gradient breeze, which shifted north east in the afternoon. A significant swell was still evident and changeable conditions developed as the sea breeze arrived...

  • NYYC Race Week Part II images by Rolex/Daniel Forster

    sail-world.com 22 Jul '14, 5am

    Variety has always been the spice of the Brewin Dolphin Commodores' Cup with the 27 boats from France, Scotland, Ireland and England this week getting to sail a mix of inshores, offshores and a race around the Isle of Wight. At 09:30 BST today the fleet of three boat teams set sail fr...

  • Giraglia Rolex Cup - More than a simple yacht race

    Giraglia Rolex Cup - More than a simple yacht race

    sail-world.com 25 Jun '14, 6pm

    The Giraglia Rolex Cup has always been more than a simple yacht race. It is a symbol of friendship between countries, yachtsmen and yacht clubs. The 62nd edition was no exception. 242 yachts participated in the event as a whole, some 206 taking part in the offshore race; 20 nations we...

  • Lijia Xu ISAF Rolex World Sailor of the Year 2012 - THAT Speech - Sail World

    Lijia Xu ISAF Rolex World Sailor of the Year 2012 - THAT Speech

    sail-world.com 02 Nov '13, 3pm

    As the 2013 ISAF World Sailing of the Year awards loom it’s timely to look back to last year. Lijia Xu (CHN) was crowned ISAF Rolex World Sailor of the Year 2012 at an awards night in Dublin, Ireland. The acceptance speech from the China sailor was one of the most eloquent ever hear...

  • Cowes Week and the Rolex Fastnet - Two great events rolled into one

    sail-world.com 17 Jun '13, 8pm

    In one year’s time, when two of the world’s iconic sailing events like Aberdeen Asset Management Cowes Week and the Rolex Fastnet Race follow on from one another, it is not surprising to see many competitors grab the opportunity to participate in both events. Although the events a...

  • Cowes Week and the Rolex Fastnet - Two great events rolled into one

    sail-world.com 17 Jun '13, 8pm

    In one year’s time, when two of the world’s iconic sailing events like Aberdeen Asset Management Cowes Week and the Rolex Fastnet Race follow on from one another, it is not surprising to see many competitors grab the opportunity to participate in both events. Although the events a...

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