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Get to know Groupama Team France skipper Franck Cammas

Get to know Groupama Team France skipper Franck Cammas

Franck Cammas is a French sailing hero, but this year marks his first ever campaign for the oldest trophy in…
The Platform That Makes Yacht Charter a Reality for Everyone

The Platform That Makes Yacht Charter a Reality for Everyone

A lot of sailing lovers renounce to buy a sailboat because the maintenance is too expensive. A solution to overcome this problem is to…
Blind at the Bow: These Sailors Navigate with Sound

Blind at the Bow: These Sailors Navigate with Sound

Sailing is a nuanced, complex process—now imagine doing it blind. That’s exactly what Walt Raineri, Kris Scheppe and Scott Ford…
Happy Birthday Sir Robin Knox Johnston!

Happy Birthday Sir Robin Knox Johnston!

Sir Robin Knox-Johnston became  first man to sail solo and non-stop around the globe when he won the Sunday Times…
British teenager Bethany Smith dies falling from yacht’s mast

British teenager Bethany Smith dies falling from yacht’s mast

An 18-year-old British girl has fallen to her death while cleaning a 60 metre-long schooner Germania Nova, which was berthed…
Lisa Blair has passed Cape Horn as she continues her Antarctica circumnavigation attempt

Lisa Blair has passed Cape Horn as she continues her Antarctica circumnavigation attempt

Lisa Blair has passed Cape Horn as she continues her journey to become the first woman to circumnavigate Antarctica: solo,…
Vendée Globe star Jérémie Beyou takes on Volvo Ocean Race challenge

Vendée Globe star Jérémie Beyou takes on Volvo Ocean Race challenge

Jérémie Beyou, fresh from his third place in the Vendée Globe, will swap solo sailing for the sport’s toughest team…
Thanks to all women: that’s why you are great sailors!

Thanks to all women: that’s why you are great sailors!

Today is the International Women’s Day. World Sailing caught up with Annie Lush and Libby Greenhalgh to discuss The Magenta Project and…
One year before the Race, Golden Globe entrant Shane Freeman rescued from dismasted yacht

One year before the Race, Golden Globe entrant Shane Freeman rescued from dismasted yacht

Australian yachtsman Shane Freeman has been rescued by a Chinese-flagged grain ship after his yacht Mushka was knocked down and dismasted 300NM…
The Cruising Club of America selected Erik de Jong to receive the Club’s first Young Voyager Award

The Cruising Club of America selected Erik de Jong to receive the Club’s first Young Voyager Award

The Cruising Club of America has selected Erik de Jong (Sitka, Alaska) to receive the Club’s first Young Voyager Award for…
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