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Show news Superyacht Cup Palma 2022 starts to take shape
Numerous prospective entries from both newcomers and SYC regulars have been received
Posted on 26 Jan
Comanche back at Les Voiles de St. Barth
The Super Maxi will make a big splash when returning
Posted on 25 Jan
High Five for Comanche in RORC Transatlantic Race
The 100ft Maxi has achieved the quintuple
Posted on 25 Jan
Entries open for the Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup 2022
The event reaches its 32nd edition at Yacht Club Costa Smeralda
Posted on 24 Jan
RORC Transatlantic Race Day 15
Scarlet Oyster dares to dream
Posted on 22 Jan
RORC Transatlantic Race Day 14
The 15 teams still racing have seen a rapid rise in boat speed
Posted on 21 Jan
RORC Transatlantic Race Day 13
The closest battle in the eight-year history of the race came to a dramatic conclusion
Posted on 20 Jan
RORC Transatlantic Race day 12
Caro and Tala duke it out
Posted on 19 Jan
Comanche's RORC Transatlantic Race video
After seting a new race record for the 3,000nm race from Lanzarote to Grenada
Posted on 17 Jan
At the front of the fleet.
Handy position to be in. no matter whether it is icy pole sticks in a drain, or ocean racers at sea.
Posted on 16 Jan
Comanche sets RORC Transatlantic Race record
Winning the magnificent IMA Trophy
Posted on 16 Jan
Comanche takes Monohull Line Honours
Winning the magnificent IMA Trophy and setting a new RORC Transatlantic Race record
Posted on 16 Jan
Mark Bradford on Grand Prix Sails
Black Jack's skipper explains some of the how and why of effective downwind sail combinations
Posted on 8 Jan
Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race: A full examination
The 76th edition delivered on the event's formidable reputation
Posted on 2 Jan
Sydney Hobart Day 7 Race Wrap
The biggest buzz on the dock has been on the pier where all the Two-Handers and final finishers are
Posted on 1 Jan
Sydney Hobart Day 6 Race Update
A large group of yachts finished overnight, so the bulk of the rather diminished fleet is in Hobart
Posted on 31 Dec 2021
Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race: Quotes from boats
The vibe is just the opposite on Shane Kearns' S&S 34 White Bay 6 Azzurro
Posted on 30 Dec 2021
Still 'fathers like sons' after family affair
The edge of difference
Posted on 30 Dec 2021
Alex Nolan - Navigator on Black Jack
Interview discussing the brilliant route they took south to take Line Honours.
Posted on 30 Dec 2021
Kearns keen to produce New Year's Eve upset in
Still confident to produce an upset and claim overall victory
Posted on 30 Dec 2021
Sydney Hobart Day 5 Race Update
Day Five race update including overview of the fleet still at sea and the weather ahead.
Posted on 30 Dec 2021
Joker on Tourer on song with fully-crewed boats
10 remaining Two-Handed Division entries still racing
Posted on 30 Dec 2021
Rolex Sydney Hobart - Celestial protested
Top TP52 protested by race committee and fellow-competitor over 90 minute radio silence
Posted on 29 Dec 2021
Protests against Celestial in the 2021 RSHYR
Ichi Ban AUS 001 and the Race Committee both file protests
Posted on 29 Dec 2021
Mark Bradford - Line Honours Winner
Behind every great sailing team in major offshore races is a shore team of equal calibre.
Posted on 29 Dec 2021
2021 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race day 4
Stefan Racing has the goods to challenge for overall victory, says Wharington
Posted on 29 Dec 2021
Video - J/V62 Whisper after the Sydney Hobart race
Video interview with Sailing Master Michael Coxon from David Griffith's Whisper after the Hobart
Posted on 29 Dec 2021
Focus turns to main event in RSHYR
With line honours settled, the race for overall Rolex Sydney Hobart victory and the Tattersall Cup
Posted on 29 Dec 2021
Video - Stefan Racing after the Sydney Hobart race
Interview with Grant Wharington from Stefan Racing who finished fourth across the line.
Posted on 29 Dec 2021
2021 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race update
Black Jack was first to finish the 2021 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race
Posted on 29 Dec 2021
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    Les Voiles de St. Barth Richard Mille
    © Christophe Jouany
    Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup 2021
    © Carlo Borlenghi / Rolex
    Comanche crew celebrate setting a new race record in the 2022 RORC Transatlantic Race after completing the race to Grenada in record time: 7d 22hrs 1min 4secs
    © Arthur Daniel / RORC
    Comanche arrives in the early hours of Sunday morning (16 Jan) in Grenada, finishing the race off Camper & Nicholsons Port Louis Marina at 09:11:04 UTC (05:11:04 local time)
    © Arthur Daniel / RORC
    Comanche makes her way to the dock at Camper & Nicholsons Port Louis Marina Grenada just as the comes up on the 8th day of the RORC Transatlantic Race
    © Arthur Daniel / RORC
    Shaving over 2 days 7hrs off the previous Monohull RORC Transatlantic Race record, the 100ft Maxi Comanche
    © James Mitchell / RORC
    Comanche Team debrief dockside
    © Arthur Daniel / RORC
    Andrew McIrvine, Secretary General of the IMA presents Mitch Booth, Skipper of Maxi 100 Comanche and Team Comanche with the fine vintage silver IMA Trophy awarded to the monohull line honours winner
    © Arthur Daniel / RORC
    Record setters - The victorious crew on board the 30.48m (100ft) VPLP Design/Verdier Maxi Comanche (CAY), skippered by Mitch Booth (AUS). The team eclipsed the previous monohull race record by 2 days, 7 hours, 46 minutes 7 seconds (My Song, 2018)
    © Arthur Daniel / RORC
    Comanche's Australian navigator Will Oxley explains to Race Reporter, Louay Habib, the weather conditions which made for a complex winning solution
    © Arthur Daniel / RORC
    The mighty Comanche leads the fleet at the start of the RORC Transatlantic Race off Arrecife's Marina Lanzarote, Canary Islands
    © Lanzarote Photo Sport
    100ft Maxi Comanche is odds on for the double of Monohull Race Record and the IMA Trophy for Monohull Line Honours
    © James Mitchell / RORC
    The 100ft Maxi Comanche (CAY), skippered by Mitch Booth is estimated to be over two days ahead of the monohull race record and win for the IMA Trophy for monohull line honours
    © James Mitchell / RORC
    Reporting 'a very messy Atlantic weather pattern' on board the Maxi Comanche - Onboard images during the RORC Transatlantic Race
    © Shannon Falcone @racingSF
    Reporting 'a very messy Atlantic weather pattern' on board the Maxi Comanche - Onboard images during the RORC Transatlantic Race
    © Shannon Falcone @racingSF
    100ft Maxi Comanche (CAY) is currently leading IRC Super Zero in the RORC Transatlantic Race
    © Shannon Falcone @racingSF
    1,900 nm from Grenada - at 0900 UTC on day four of the RORC Transatlantic Race Comanche was doing 24 knots of boat speed!
    © Shannon Falcone @racingSF
    Maxi Comanche (CAY) skippered by Mitch Booth is achieving over 20 knots of boat speed hour after hour on the second day of the RORC Transatlantic Race where tactics split the fleet
    © Lanzarote Photo Sport
    Black Jack heads South on her way to winning Line Honours in the 2021 Sydney Hobart race.
    © Bow Caddy Media
    A spectacular sight at the start of the 8th RORC Transatlantic Race - the 100ft canting keel Maxi Comanche, skippered by Mitch Booth
    © James Mitchell
    2021 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race
    © Rolex / Andrea Francolini
    Bruce Taylor, owner of Chutzpah competed in his 41st Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race
    © Rolex / Andrea Francolini
    50 years on - 1971 Sydney Hobart line honours winner Kialoa II 2021 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race
    © Rolex / Andrea Francolini
    30 Doublehanders contested the 2021 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race
    © Rolex / Andrea Francolini
    Supermaxis exit Sydney Harbour - 2021 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race
    © Salty Dingo
    New Year at Constitution Dock - 2021 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race
    © Carlo Borlenghi
    Comanche is favourite to win the IMA Trophy - a fine vintage silver cup presented by the IMA and awarded to the first monohull - RORC Transatlantic Race
    © ELWJ Photography
    Will Oxley, navigator on the 100ft Maxi Comanche - RORC Transatlantic Race
    © Amory Ross / Team Alvimedica / Volvo AB
    Favourite for Monohull line honours - 100ft Maxi Comanche - RORC Transatlantic Race
    © ELWJ Photography
    Testing times the RAT huddle aboard Whisper
    © Bow Caddy Media