Stuart Alexander is Sailing Correspondent for The Independent.
06 July 2013 05:51 PM
In a fairytale comeback that had the home crowd whooping and hollering, Bjorn Hansen turned 0-2 into 3-2 in the final of the Stena Match Cup Sweden, lifting the trophy for the third time in a long career.
Stena Match Cup: Knocked-out Ian Williams forced to sit by and watch semi-finalists race in Marstrand's sunshine and good winds
06 July 2013 11:06 AM
Ian Williams is not a happy man. The reigning world match race champion and his Team GAC Pindar crashed out of the Stena Match Cup at the quarter-final stage and then had to watch as the semi-finalists enjoyed brilliant, even testing breezes.
06 July 2013 10:17 AM
Italian team Luna Rossa has said they will not show up for first race on Sunday
03 July 2013 09:43 PM
The threat of calling off the America’s Cup was made by the regatta director Iain Murray the night before Thursday’s opening ceremony in San Francisco.
29 June 2013 11:58 AM
With dispute still raging fiercely over late changes to design specifications, and with less than a week to go until the start of the America’s Cup summer of sailing, the United States Coast Guard’s necessary permit to race on San Francisco Bay has been issued.
Sidney Gavignet fends off overall leader Sebastien Josse as third offshore leg goes down to the wire
26 June 2013 06:28 PM
Gavignet claims second leg victory after facing stiff competition from Josse on Dublin to Plymouth leg
Crew-member airlifted to hospital and another injured after trimaran capsizes during Route des Princes European Tour
22 June 2013 05:37 PM
Lucky escape for eight-man crew plus two guests as boat capsizes at the start of Dublin Bay race
19 June 2013 07:16 PM
Doubts over whether the America's Cup will be able to go ahead at the beginning of next month have resurfaced in San Francisco with the event authority appearing to ask an international jury to impose additional regulations following the death of British Olympic gold medallist Andrew 'Bart' Simpson.
16 June 2013 06:33 PM
Just two of original 37 proposals have been incorporated into the rules following death of British sailor
16 June 2013 05:05 PM
Guichard claims secondlong-leg victory to trail leader by just two points
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