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  • Challenge 72 Round the World Experience at Southampton Boat Show

    Get involved; get on board this 72ft round the world Ocean Race Yacht will take you on a unique adventure right in the heart of the Solent. Climb aboard for a fun and exhilarating experience and feel what life aboard an offshore race yacht is really li...
  • Burnham Week 2014

    With a week to go before the start of Burnham Week (23-30 August) final preparations are underway to welcome visitors to the town, and provide competitors with challenging racing at this popular east coast sailing venue. Although the Burnham Week ‘fe...
  • Horseshoe-light combo

    Crewsaver has taken the Horseshoe Buoy one step further with the introduction of the Hamble Horseshoe Buoy Set. The Hamble Horseshoe buoy, bracket and light set includes a compact flashing SOLAS approved LED light, complete with a lithium battery (maximum...
  • Burnham Week 2014

    With a week to go before the start of Burnham Week (23-30 August) final preparations are underway to welcome visitors to the town, and provide competitors with challenging racing at this popular east coast sailing venue. Although the Burnham Week ‘fe...
  • Rising to the challenge

    Cowes lifeboat crew member Andrea Vaughan experienced a lift-up in more ways than one. First she had reached the age of 50, and then she was winched aboard the Solent Coastguard helicopter during an exercise involving the Cowes station’s Atlantic 85 lif...
  • Rising to the challenge

    Cowes lifeboat crew member Andrea Vaughan experienced a lift-up in more ways than one. First she had reached the age of 50, and then she was winched aboard the Solent Coastguard helicopter during an exercise involving the Cowes station’s Atlantic 85 lif...
  • Legend Yachts at Southampton Boat Show

    Hampshire based UK distributor for Legend Yachts, Legend Yachts UK Ltd, will be attending this year's 2014 PSP Southampton Boat Show. Making its European debut, and new for 2014, the very impressive Legend 37 is larger than any of her competitors and by ...
  • DUGDALE AND MILLWARD CROWNED RYA SAILABILITY MULTICLASS CHAMPIONS

    Carol Dugdale (2.4mR) and Val Millward (Challenger) were crowned 2014 Multiclass Champions as the final curtain came down on the eighth annual RYA Sailability Multiclass Regatta. Sailability enables people with a disability to experience sailing to sail ...
  • Picture perfect

    Karen Langston from Beccles, Suffolk and Jacob Hill from Bangor, County Down have been crowned winners in the ilovesailing 2014 calendar competition. “I’m chuffed to have my picture included in the calendar, it’ll look good on the fridge,” commen...
  • Charlie Cumbley Wins Solo Nationals 2014

    The sixty-eight competitors in the 2014 Solo National Championship, hosted by Brightlingsea Sailing Club (BSC), enjoyed six days of close and very challenging racing. Race officer David Charlton was able to complete eleven of the twelve scheduled races an...
  • Circumnavigators smash record

    Two Bristol-based dinghy sailors have more than halved the record for sailing a dinghy around the UK.  Phillip Kirk and Jeremy Warren from Thornbury Sailing Club sailed Wayfarer Hafren around clockwise from Weymouth, up the Irish Sea inside Ireland,...
  • Box of hope for Sail 4 Cancer

    Blue Box Sailing, the Hampshire-based sailing experience company, has announced a far-reaching partnership with sailing charity Sail 4 Cancer. In addition to providing free sailing experiences for Sail 4 Cancer beneficiaries, Blue Box Sailing will also ca...
  • Box of hope for Sail 4 Cancer

    Blue Box Sailing, the Hampshire-based sailing experience company, has announced a far-reaching partnership with sailing charity Sail 4 Cancer. In addition to providing free sailing experiences for Sail 4 Cancer beneficiaries, Blue Box Sailing will also ca...
  • Get snapping to win!

    Get ready to start snapping between 2nd and 9th August for your chance to win some amazing prizes at this year’s Aberdeen Asset Management Cowes Week! To enter the competition, all you have to do is take a green snap and submit it via Twitter or Instagr...
  • Zara Phillips and Mike Tindall to take on Yasmin and Simon Le Bon in the Artemis Challenge

    The Artemis Challenge has a history of big names battling it out to scoop a cash prize for charity and this year is no different, welcoming back Zara Phillips and Mike Tindall as they race against experienced sailors Yasmin and Simon Le Bon in the 50 mile...
  • Zara Phillips and Mike Tindall to take on Yasmin and Simon Le Bon in the Artemis Challenge

    The Artemis Challenge has a history of big names battling it out to scoop a cash prize for charity and this year is no different, welcoming back Zara Phillips and Mike Tindall as they race against experienced sailors Yasmin and Simon Le Bon in the 50 mile...
  • Circumnavigators smash record

    Two Bristol-based dinghy sailors have more than halved the record for sailing a dinghy around the UK.  Phillip Kirk and Jeremy Warren from Thornbury Sailing Club sailed Wayfarer Hafren around clockwise from Weymouth, up the Irish Sea inside Ireland,...
  • Team effort

    For the fifth consecutive year, Gill Marine clothing has teamed up with Aberdeen Asset Management Cowes Week Regatta. Cementing the partnership the renowned clothing company has created a line of exclusive clothing, with caps, polo shirts and long sleeve ...
  • Revolutionary VHF

    The innovative new GX2200E Matrix GPS AIS DSC VHF transceiver from Standard Horizon is the first-ever compact fixed Class D DSC VHF to include built-in receivers for both GPS and AIS. It has a 66-channel integrated GPS antenna, and a built in duplexer tha...
  • Ireland scoops Cup win

    The 2014 Brewin Dolphin Commodores’ Cup saw Ireland’s three boat team, comprising Anthony O’Leary’s Ker 39 Antix, Marc Glimcher’s Ker 40 Catapult and Michael Boyd and Niall Dowling’s Grand Soleil 43 Quokka 8, score the most comprehensive victo...