Stuart Alexander is Sailing Correspondent for The Independent.
23 August 2014 06:56 PM
Switzerland's Alinghi lead the way ahead of The Wave
22 August 2014 09:55 PM
Paul Campbell-James has replaced Paul Goodison as tactician for the BAR team
21 August 2014 06:19 PM
Britain’s Sir Ben Ainslie could allow himself only a brief moment to celebrate clearing another hurdle on the track to winning the America’s Cup as it was confirmed that his British challenge through the Royal Yacht Squadron had been accepted, along with Italy, Sweden, France, and New Zealand.
20 August 2014 12:48 AM
A British double Olympic gold medallist stood proudly with the America’s Cup in the capital of Sweden on Tuesday vowing to throw everything into bringing the “auld mug” to Scandinavia and to ensure a growing Swedish input.
Sevenstar Round Britain and Ireland Race 2014: British Olympic silver medalist Ian Walker sets new record as he takes spoils
16 August 2014 03:36 PM
Walker completed the Britain and Ireland race in 4 days, 13 hours, 10 minutes and 28 seconds to take victory
14 August 2014 09:14 PM
Musandam-Oman Sail 's three days, three hours, 32 minutes and 36 seconds time has shaved almost 17 minutes from the previous 75 hours plus benchmark
13 August 2014 08:04 PM
Racing down the west coast of Ireland, the six of Oman’s best were still on target to break Loick Peyron's record for racing non-stop in the Sevenstar Round Britain and Ireland Race and his giant Banque Populaire was twice the length of Sidney Gavignet’s Musandam-Oman Sail.
12 August 2014 06:39 PM
Sidney Gavignet and the crew of the 70-foot trimaran Oman Sail-Musandam have set a storming pace in the delayed Sevenstar Round Britain and Ireland Race, covering over 600 miles in 24 hours and having rounded the turning point of Outer Stack, Muckle Flugga and heading south outside Ireland.
10 August 2014 03:04 PM
Giles Scott’s domination of the Olympic Finn class singlehander delivered Britain’s only gold medal for the British sailing team, but three silver and four bronze medals were added to the overall British tally at the Aquece Rio International Regatta on the Guanabara Bay 2016 Olympic sailing venue in Brazil.
09 August 2014 11:12 AM
Not even a number of teams disclosed as organisers release statement saying they're on to the second stage of the entry process
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