Thomson retires from Vendee Globe race

British sailor Alex Thomson has ceased racing in the Vendée Globe race and is now sailing his boat towards Cape Town

The Inter 14 and the Ghost of Christmas past

A collection of classic International 14 racing dinghy pictures from the 1950’s and 1960’s and a description by Keith Shackleton of how sailing was, not so long ago

Thomson retires from Vendee Globe race

British sailor Alex Thomson has ceased racing in the Vendée Globe race and is now sailing his boat towards Cape Town

RS:X Europeans – Right moves for British competitors on Day 2

Second day of competition at the RS:X 2020 European Championships taking place at Vilamoura , Portugal, with better results for the British competitors

Vendee Globe – Final repairs video from Alex Thomson

Re-join Alex Thomson as he pushes on with the final stages of the repair work onboard HUGO BOSS so he can rejoin the Vendee Globe race

Vendee Globe – Foil damage to 2nd placed LinkedOut

Second placed Thomas Ruyant has sustained damage to the port foil of his IMOCA LinkedOut on day 18 of the Vendee Globe race

AC36 Arbitration Panel decision on sailing or testing in a coordinated manner

Following a request from Emirates Team New Zealand, the AC36 Arbitration Panel has issued an interpretation of Article 15.1 of the Protocol. In substance, the Panel was requested to give an interpretation of the key issue which is what “sailing…

Inside ETNZ – Television New Zealand takes a look under the bonnet

For four years Team New Zealand has been a fortress, most of its operation off-limits to media. Now, for the first time the prime time TNZ magazine show,Sunday, had access – Video here

Latest from Alex Thomson on that Repair . . .

At the Tuesday 21:00 hrs Vendee Globe report Charlie Dalin on Apivia had eked has a lead of 76 nm from Thomas Ruyant on LinkedOut still trying to to break through to the southern ocean low pressure