Team Racing Worlds 2015


Yes! You heard it right. ISAF is planning a Team Racing World Championship for 2015.

The ITRA Team Racing Championships 2013 Report


The results of the 2013 Irish Team Racing Association Irish Team Racing Nationals could inspire a strange feeling of déjà vu. Yet again the final was sailed between visitors Wessex Exempt and local team the George Knights. Once again, Wessex Exempt, this year’s Wilson Trophy winners, emerged as overall winners, with the George Knights as Irish Champions.

Irish Team Racing National Championships 2013


2013 is set to be a vintage year for the Irish Team Racing Association Irish Team Racing National Championships.

20 teams have entered, with others on the waiting list. Four teams are travelling from the UK, including last year’s overall winners Wessex Exempt, and West Kirby.

The 2013 Angel of the North


We got a lovely note from our friends in Durham and Newcastle, which may suit some of those that are looking to hone their skills before the ITRA Nationals 9-10 November:

Irish Team Racing National Championships 2013


The Irish Team Racing Association National Team Racing Championships will be sailed out of the Royal St. George Yacht Club on 9th – 10th November.

GBR takes Gold and Silver in toughest final of the Eurosaf 2K Championships


Eurosaf 2K Keelboat Team Racing Championships at the Batavia Sailing Centre Lelystad Holland

GBR takes Gold and Silver in the toughest fought final of the Eurosaf 2K Championships at the Batavia Sailing Centre at Lelystad Holland.. The Royal Thames Yacht Club team skippered by Andy Cornah and Claire Lasko finished the three day championships with only a single loss to take the Arthur Little Trophy and the 2nd edition of the Eurosaf Championships. GBR Itchenor Saiing Club, skippers George Yeoman and Andy Shaw, took second place while ITA Yacht Club Costa Smeralda ,skippers Jacopo Pasini and Antonio Sodo Migliori took Bronze.

RSGYC 175th Anniversary Team Racing Challenge


On Saturday 18th May the Royal St George Yacht Club held a Team Racing ‘Reunion’ to mark the 175th anniversary of the club and the arrival of a new fleet of fireflies. RStGYC teams from the 70s onwards took on an away team led by their friends in West_Kirby SC. Garreth Craig from fotosail was there… View Article

EUROSAF Announces Teams for the 2k Championships


The teams to compete in the 2nd Eurosaf 2 boat keelboat team racing championships (2K) to be held at the Bataviahaven, Holland on 21-23 June have been announced

Wessex Exempt Winners of 64th Wilson Trophy


The 2013 British Open Team Racing Championship for the Wilson Trophy was won by Wessex Exempt on Sunday in a thrilling best of five final sailed on West Kirby’s marine lake. The six sailors overcame stiff competition from 34 teams from as far afield as America, Ireland and across the UK, eventually meeting Grafham Gorillas in the tense final round of the three-day event.

Ireland in the Hunt as Countdown to Wilson Trophy Begins


Less than 24 hours remain until the start of this year’s British Open Team Racing Championship for the Wilson Trophy (3-5 May). At 12 noon on Friday, all eyes will turn to West Kirby’s Marine Lake to see if home team and current Team Racing World Champions, West Kirby Hawks, can defend their 2012 Wilson win against 200 other top sailors, amongst them, 2012 Olympic 470 silver medallists, Luke Patience and Stuart Bithell.