Please select your home edition
Edition
Clipper Ventures
Product Feature
NeilPryde Sailing Toastie Socks
NeilPryde Sailing Toastie Socks
Boat Insurance from Noble Marine


Full racing risks
New for old cover
www.noblemarine.co.uk
12m

12m

© Daniel Forster / Rolex © Daniel Forster / Rolex
Show news The one before the big one
KA-5, the 12 Metre known simply as, Australia
Posted on 13 Oct
2019 12 Metre North American Championship
A different North Americans than in years past
Posted on 24 Sep
12 Metre Class Waypoints Series 2019
Title goes down to the last day of the last regatta
Posted on 30 Aug
Rolex New York YC Invitational Cup preview
Southern Hemisphere clubs among favorites for sixth edition
Posted on 22 Aug
Not always mutually exclusive…
Joel Butler sent me his picture of the lovely Palm Beach Motor Yacht at the recent 12m Worlds
Posted on 6 Aug
Watch the Friendship Sail
Three historic 12 Meters sailing together on Saturday, August 10
Posted on 27 Jul
Cowes Classics ready for action
Some truly historic craft are assembling at Cowes
Posted on 25 Jul
New flagship of the MJM fleet, the 53z Breeze
53z Breeze commissioned in Newport on a spectacular summer evening
Posted on 21 Jul
North Sails Weekly Debrief
A week of World Champions
Posted on 20 Jul
#NSVictoryList: A trio of 12 Metre World Champs
North Sails packs the podium in Newport
Posted on 16 Jul
America's Cup Hall of Fame 2019 inductees
Dyer Jones, Henry Racamier and Bill Trenkle
Posted on 15 Jul
The Good Oil
I've been fortunate enough to have spoken with a lot of terrific sailors
Posted on 14 Jul
12 Metre Worlds at Ida Lewis YC day 5
World titles claimed in four divisions
Posted on 14 Jul
12 Metre Worlds at Ida Lewis YC day 4
Nyala clinches early to win World title in Vintage Division
Posted on 13 Jul
12 Metre Worlds at Ida Lewis YC day 3
Winning will be no easy task
Posted on 12 Jul
12 Metre Worlds at Ida Lewis YC day 2
Lead changes in three divisions on day two
Posted on 11 Jul
12 Metre Worlds at Ida Lewis YC day 1
And they're off!
Posted on 10 Jul
12 Metre Pre-Worlds during Newport Regatta
Last blast before the World Championship
Posted on 8 Jul
North Sails Weekly Debrief
12m Worlds Partnership, Dragon Gold Cup, J/70 Europeans, Upwind Trim Tips
Posted on 6 Jul
Gearing up for Cowes Classics Week
Polishing up the 225-year-old cup
Posted on 5 Jul
North Sails official sailmaker of 12 Metre Worlds
The world's leading sailmaker joins the celebration of this iconic class
Posted on 3 Jul
12m Newport Trophy Regatta overall
A sneak preview of the intense racing to come
Posted on 1 Jul
12 Metres Newport Trophy Regatta preview
One of the last formal opportunities for teams to fine-tune skills
Posted on 25 Jun
165th New York Yacht Club Annual Regatta overall
Robin Team and sons score a family win
Posted on 17 Jun
165th New York Yacht Club Annual Regatta day 1
Fortune favors the bold on a windy lap of Conanicut Island
Posted on 15 Jun
Cowes Classics Week anticipation heats up
Just over 60 days to go
Posted on 26 May
Not the Golden Arches
Although you can eat there if you so choose. Your call. Today, we're talking about the other Maccas
Posted on 19 May
12 Metre Worlds: A celebration of yachting history
A living history of racing yacht design in the 112-year-old class
Posted on 15 May
Cowes Classics to repeat great sailing experience
Another keen competitor coming back for another shot
Posted on 2 May
12 Metre World Championship preview
Event will hark back to America's Cup days in Newport
Posted on 22 Mar
Links

Photos

Show photos from

KA-5, Australia, in her prime..
© Leigh Dorrington
Australia - the magic of the 12s lives on.
© Leigh Dorrington
Australia (KA-5) has undergone a major refurbishment in 2019
© Leigh Dorrington
Les Voiles de Saint-Tropez 2019 day 4
© Gilles Martin-Raget
John Bertrand, helmsman of Australia II (left) whole syndicate head, Alan Bond holds the America's Cup aloft for all spectators and press members to see, from the lawn of the Vanderbilt's Marble House
© Paul A. Darling
Courageous (US-26) won the Modern Division of the 2019 12 Metre North American Championship as well as the first-ever 12 Metre North American Cup.
© Onne van der Wal
14th Monaco Classic Week day 1
© Alexander Panzeri / alexander-panzeri.smugmug.com
Courageous at the 2019 12 Metre World Championship
© Onne van der Wal
Courageous crew - 2019 12 Metre World Championship
© Ian Roman
Top Row: Waypoints Series Perpetual Trophy. Courageous syndicate and crew member Ralph Isham (middle) accepts the Waypoints Series vintage keeper trophy at the 2019 12 Metre Worlds. Second Row: The crew of Courageous in the cockpit and on the deck.
© SallyAnne Santos / Ian Roman / Onne van der Wal
Mega Yacht Arabella
© Manhattan Yacht Club
12 Meters `America II` US 42 & US 46 will represent the Manhattan Yacht Club
© Manhattan Yacht Club
Mega Yacht Arabella
© Manhattan Yacht Club
12 Meter `Vema III` will represent the Kongelig Norsk Seilforening (KNS) of Norway.
© Manhattan Yacht Club
Rob Brown (left) poses with Australia II
© Rob Brown
12 Meter `Vema III` will represent the Kongelig Norsk Seilforening (KNS) of Norway - 2019 Friendship Sail
© Arabella Lifestyle
2019 Friendship Sail
© Arabella Lifestyle
2019 Friendship Sail
© Arabella Lifestyle
12 Meters `America II` US 42 & US 46 will represent the Manhattan Yacht Club - 2019 Friendship Sail
© Arabella Lifestyle
12m World Championship 2019
© Ian Roman / North Sails
12m World Championship 2019
© Ian Roman / North Sails
12m World Championship 2019
© Ian Roman / North Sails
12m World Championship 2019
© Ian Roman / North Sails
12m World Championship 2019
© Ian Roman / North Sails
12m World Championship 2019
© Ian Roman / North Sails
12m World Championship 2019
© Ian Roman / North Sails
Challenge XII (KA-10) owner/helmsman Jack LeFort (second from left) celebrates victory and a World Championship title after today's final race of the 2019 12 Metre World Championship
© Ian Roman
Clockwise from top: Vema III (N-11) in the 12 Metre Parade; Earl McMillen of Onawa (US-6) in parade dress; Courageous (US-12) accepts Waypoints Series Trophy; Awards Ceremony at the International Yacht Restoration School - 12 Metre World Championship
© Ian Roman
Clockwise from top: Crew work on Legacy (KZ-5); Legacy celebrates at the awards ceremony; Helmsman Kevin Hegarty aboard Columbia (US-16); Challenge 12 (KA-12) in its final race; Mauro Pelaschier, helmsman of Nyala (US-12) - 12 Metre World Championship
© Ian Roman
Spectators aboard a marvellous Palm Beach at the 2019 12m World Championship in Rhode Island.
© Joel Butler