Racing

Racing… Cars: The World’s Fastest Spring Break Party

Report by Kristoffer Stewart with photos courtesy of Liz Vandenberg There is nothing like the feeling you get by watching (25) 600+ hp race cars doing 200 mph only a few meters away from you…with the [...]

Extreme Sailing Series: Act 1 – Muscat, Oman

Red Bull Sailing Team lose Act 1 by the smallest of margins as The Wave, Muscat clinches victory on home waters It may not have been high speed racing on the final day of the Extreme [...]

TAG 60 European Debut

The TAG 60 is due to make its European boat-show Debut at the Multihull boat-show in La Grande Motte, April 10-14th By Greg Young Designed by Greg Young and built by TAG yachts in South Africa, [...]

Extreme Racing Series: Act 8, Rio de Janeiro

Act 8 Rio winner and 2012 Extreme Sailing Series Champion Omani double for 2012 Extreme Sailing Series podium places – as Oman Air claim second place behind The Wave, Muscat who are also victorious in the [...]

‘Timekeeper of Champions’ EDOX to partner with Extreme Sailing Series™ as Official Timekeeper

Swiss watchmaker EDOX appointed ‘Official Timekeeper’ in new three year deal – Extreme Sailing Series special edition official timepiece launched EDOX, the Jura-based watchmaker situated in Les Genevez has become the official timekeeper of the global [...]

Nespresso named the official coffee of the 34th America’s Cup

Nestlé Nespresso S.A. is pleased to announce that Nespresso will be the official coffee of the 34th America’s Cup in San Francisco. A partnership with the race organisers, the America’s Cup Event Authority (ACEA), means the [...]

Not Just Another Day at the Races

By Kristoffer Stewart The St. Petersburg/Clearwater, Florida, area is a perfect place to slow life’s pace to a virtual drift. With hundreds of miles of well-marked waterways, dozens of full-service marinas and waterfront bars, restaurants and [...]

Extreme Sailing Series: Act 7, Nice France

Fine French victory on French waters for Groupe Edmond de Rothshchild The French team Groupe Edmond de Rothschild ended the day where they started it – at the top of the Act 7 leaderboard in Nice [...]

Racing: Lawyers Battle Over Cup Cat

Hero or hijacker? The question has swirled around night watchman Todd Tholke, who filed a $200,000 salvage claim after finding the French America’s Cup World Series team’s 45-foot catamaran in the dead of night after it [...]

Racing: A boat is once again the fastest craft under sail!

On November 24, 2012 Paul Larsen broke the speed sailing record on the boat known as VESTAS Sailrocket 2, ripping the title from the kiteboarders. Skirting the edge of disaster on Walvis Bay in Namibia, the [...]