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How Coronavirus Is Impacting Kitesurfers Worldwide

This page marks the point in time that the world was enveloped by the Corona Virus. Pro kiters were scattered around the...

How the Internet Killed Windsurfing: A Cautionary Tale

In the late 80s and early 90s, windsurfing was the hottest sport in the world. On windy days, sailing spots on oceans,...

The Ten Most Influential Riders of the Decade

There’s something about the beginning of a new decade that makes you reminisce about the past. That and the fact that everybody...

The World’s Largest Superyacht Catamaran Concept Unveiled By Sunreef Yachts

Full disclosure: I’ve had a soft spot in my heart for Sunreef Yachts ever since I visited the historic shipyard in Poland where they’re...

Global Surf Tourism Grinds to a Halt Due to COVID-19 Pandemic

HOW WORLDWIDE BUSINESSES CATERING TO TRAVELING SURFERS HAVE BEEN LEFT REELING Authorities started to close beaches on the Bukit...

9 Automakers who tried their hands at boats. Yachts, river cruisers, concepts and other fancy floaters like this US$3.74-million Lexus

It only makes sense that when a brand that focuses on wheeled vehicles decides to branch out, it looks to the open...

The World’s Best Superyacht Marina Needs Your Votes!

Once voted the ‘World’s Best Luxury Superyacht Marina 2018-2019’ by the British Yacht Harbour Association (TYHA), Turkey’s Yalıkavak Marina is calling on...

Round-the-world sailors race for landfall as South Pacific begins coronavirus lockdown

Dan Bower reports from the South Pacific where the coronavirus outbreak has left World ARC sailors searching for a safe port while...

Hong Kong Yacht Show Planned for November 2020

The organisers of the Singapore and Thailand Yacht Shows have announced plans to hold the first Hong Kong Yacht Show later this year.

ORIGIN Sports Group announce the unavoidable cancellation of Emirates ACWS Portsmouth

It is with great regret that the America’s Cup Defender, Emirates Team New Zealand, and local organising authority ORIGIN Sports Group announce...

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Electric Shock by Jimmy Cornell

My decision to abandon the Elcano Challenge has taken by surprise many of those who have been following my voyage, and I want to...

Two-time Olympian Clapcich going for offshore at Paris 2024

Having already represented Italy in the Laser Radial at London 2012 and in the 49erFX at Rio 2016, Clapcich is now set...

Leader 450 miles NNW of the Kerguelens, 2400 miles to Cape Leeuwin

After being rescued from his liferaft six days ago by fellow competitor Jean Le Cam, PRB skipper Kevin Escoffier was plucked from...

Couple sailing around the world had no idea about coronavirus pandemic

A British couple say they were stunned to learn the coronavirus had escalated into a raging pandemic after returning from a trip...

When two become one, Escoffier transferred off Yes We Cam!

At around 0210hrs UTC at a location in the South Indian Ocean some 360 miles north of the remote Crozet archipelago, Kevin...

$40m of superyacht business joins Challengers waiting for NZ border entry greenlight

With the America's Cup just over eight months away, the NZ Coalition Government's equivocation is set to cost the marine maintenance and...

The Greed for Speed

As well as entertaining us, the film industry and Hollywood have given us some wonderful quotes that have entered into our everyday...

An Abandoning Trio in Cape Town Evoke the Origin of the Vendee Globe

British skipper Sam Davies confirmed her retirement from the Vendée Globe today as she arrived in Cape Town, South Africa. But while...