Stuart Alexander is Sailing Correspondent for The Independent.
06 May 2015 10:29 AM
Talks are underway
27 April 2015 03:56 PM
The domination of Giles Scott in the heavy Olympic singlehanded Finn class brought another gold medal at the inaugural re-launch of the Sailing World Cup in Hyeres. Another Brit, Ed Wright, secured the bronze, sandwiching Vasilij Zbogar of Slovenia and confirmed Britain’s authority in the class which started with Iain Percy winning gold in Sydney and Ben Ainslie taking up the baton for three more.
23 April 2015 05:04 PM
Former Team New Zealand skipper Dean Barker expected to be in the lineup
02 April 2015 05:36 PM
Prada fashion house boss Patrizio Bertelli has announced that he is pulling Italy and his Luna Rossa sailing team out of the next America’s Cup in 2017.
01 April 2015 10:13 AM
British government have handed out £7.5m
14 March 2015 10:55 PM
A second inshore race win for the all-woman crew on Sweden’s SCA boosted confidence for skipper Sam Davies, plus Libby Greenhalgh and Dee Caffari of Britain, ahead of the delayed fifth leg of the Volvo round the world race from Auckland to Itajai, Brazil.
Volvo Ocean Race 2015: Mapfre records its first victory in Auckland ahead of the Ian Walker-skippered Abu Dhabi
28 February 2015 12:52 PM
Walker is still waiting for his first leg victory of the round the world race
14 February 2015 09:50 AM
Williams was tied on four titles each with Australia’s Peter Gilmour, whose son David he beat in the quarter-final
World Match Racing Series 2015: Ian Williams takes three wins to lead the way at the Monsoon Cup finale
11 February 2015 10:19 AM
Defending champion, Taylor Canfield of the U.S. Virgin Islands, was still hanging like a huge shadow over Williams at the end of day two
09 February 2015 12:19 PM
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