Troféu Eng.º Manuel Pessanha - SNIPE


1.44 Southern Lights – the new breed of Antipodean lightweights


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Musing: Less is more boats – visual simplicity and the mega classes.


Musing: Less is more boats – visual simplicity and the mega classes. Our own private flotilla this year had some reinforcements this year after a couple of minor incidents (a sinking and writing-off, to be honest) that led my wi [...]

Inaugural Waszp Americas Championship


Inaugural Waszp Americas Championship By Marc Ablett | March 23, 2022 | Point Richmond, CA | 2          Richmond Yacht Club hosted the first-ever Waszp Americas Cha [...]

Bacardi Mixer


Regular readers will know that I need scant excuse to post photos of Stars. For some reason it’s the boat that crawled into my soul at a very young age, captivated something deep down and has never let go. Perhaps it’s the chines. It [...]

Campeonatos de Portugal ORC


Campeonatos de Portugal ORC ORC Sportboat   Taça de Portugal ORC club   Mais informações em breve. [...]

Steering Techniques For Different Winds - By Steve Hunt October 12, 2021


Steering Techniques For Different Winds As the wind strength changes, so too should your steering technique, with focus being on speed and heel angle. By Steve Hunt October 12, 2021   [...]

How to Build a Sailing Team - By Jonathan McKee January 11, 2022


How to Build a Sailing Team Whether building a new team or rebuilding one for the next season, consider how best to combine trust, experience and commitment, as well as skills. By Jonathan McKee January [...]

Sailboat Racing Tips: Room at the Leeward Mark


Sailboat Racing Tips: Room at the Leeward Mark How best to handle a leeward mark rounding when there's uncertainty—or even disagreement. By Dave Reed January 10, 2022   Sailing [...]

A Prescription for Better Upwind Speed


A Prescription for Better Upwind Speed A cause-and-effect guide to getting power in your sails when you need it and adjusting for when you don’t. By Erik Shampain August 20, 2019   [...]


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