Sir Ben Ainslie and INEOS Team UK reveal Britannia - their AC75 to challenge for the 36th America's Cup. The stats: Construction hours: 50,000+ - Design hours: 90,000+ - CNC Machine hours: 45,000+ - Individual parts: 25,000 - Estimated top speed: 50knots / 57.5 mph / 92.6km/h - Length: 22.76m wit...
Women's Match Racing World Championship 2019 - Day Four
The quarter finals are done and four teams will compete in becoming 2019´s World Champion in Match Racing. Lucy Macgregor - Team Mac (GBR), Pauline Courtois - Match in Pink by Normandy Elite Team (FRA), Claire Leroy - Mermaid Sailing Team (FRA) and Renée Groeneveld - Dutch Match Racing Team (NED)...
The name ‘Britannia’ was chosen by INEOS Team UK founder and owner Sir Jim Ratcliffe in homage to the racing cutter yacht ‘Britannia’ whose name in turn was taken from James Thomson’s famous poem ‘Rule Britannia!’ written in 1740.
Women's Match Racing World Championship 2019 - Final Day
Lysekil Women’s Match - the world’s greatest match racing competition for female sailors - is over. Lucy Macgregor, with her Team Mac (GBR), sailed home the gold and became the 2019 Women’s Match Racing World Champions.
What do you do with an America's Cup winning boat? After spending the last two years in a shipping container, the AC50 has been pulled out and polished up and put on display at the ETNZ team base - just needs a frame around it.
Sailing is really pushing new boundaries in crew preparation - KXLife are providing world class nutritional medicine blood profiles for the sailing squad with individual monitoring of their dietary and physical requirements.
The SUP, Canoe, Kayak and Windsurfer endurance race around Hayling Island - it gets bigger every year and it seems the sun always shines when HISC host an event. Chris Rashley, in his Sea Kayak, stormed to the finish line taking line honours.
Triple Kitesurf World Champion Moona Whyte travels back home on the North Shore of Oahu, Hawaii where she takes a break from traveling, spending most of her time in the water kiting, surfing and diving.
Foiling Week 2019 in Malcesine and the focus is about the Waszp in this episode. Interviews with Mathilde Elise Lind, Eira Svedal Nilsson, Nora Doksrod and Pearl Lattanzi (Paul Goodison gets a mention as sailing hero too!)
The Te Aihe - Dolphin was launched - Emirates Team New Zealand's new AC75 is born! "As the dolphin sows through the seas so does a leader sew people together" - interviews with Grant Dalton, Peter Burling, Glenn Ashby and Dan Bernasconi. The next stage of the evolution of the America's Cup.
TME - Flying Fifteen World Championship 2019 - Final Day
How else could the Final Day finish in Dublin Bay for the 2019 Flying Fifteen World Championships hosted by the National Yacht Club? Graham Vials and Chris Turner dominated the racing throughout the regatta and finished off with a bullet - winning the last and becoming World Champions for the fou...
Women's Match Racing World Championship 2019 - Day Three
After finishing the Round Robin, the four teams on top, directly qualifying to the quarter finals were: reigning World Champion Lucy Macgregor, number one in the world - Pauline Courtois, and the two Swedish: Anna Östling and Marie Björling.