The San Diego NOOD was an all around success. Beautiful conditions gave sailors the opportunity to enjoy the fresh west coast air and all the things southern California has to offer…. Read More

The final day of racing in the St Barth’s Bucket Regatta reminded competitors of the spectacular sailing conditions that keep them coming back to this island haven every year. In… Read More

Combining unprecedented experience and heritage in the class, North Sails is the leading sailmaker of the J-Class fleet. Reinforcing the relationship further, this year North Sails also becomes the Official… Read More

Bacardi Sailing Week is a wrap in Miami, Florida! Onsite support from North Sails Regatta Services included pre-event practice days and post-racing debriefs for select fleets. The event kicked off early… Read More

Following an intense career in inshore racing, Sébastien Destremau decided four years ago to go for the big one – the Vendée Globe. A singlehanded circumnavigation is a different game,… Read More

The World Rankings are determined by performance and participation at official class series events. Overall results are taken from high point scoring systems and are determined by four key events… Read More

You managed to win half the races in the series and were one of only 2 boats with all top 7 finishes. What was the biggest contributing factor to your… Read More

The 2017 JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship did not disappoint! With seven official races over ten days, 26 teams participated in action packed racing on Sydney Harbor amidst spectators cheering… Read More

Andrew and Melissa Fisher are no new faces to the J70 Class. What’s inspiring about Andrew’s team is the dynamic they impose on their competition. The Button Fly program predated… Read More

The 2017 Rolex Swan Cup Caribbean came to a close yesterday at the Yacht Club Costa Smerelda clubhouse in Virgin Gorda. This biennial event brings together the unique Nautor Swan family… Read More

March 6, 2017

The New Club Swan 50

Nautor’s Swan, along with naval architect Juan Kouyoumdjian, have conceived a new 50ft yacht. The Club Swan 50 places great focus on performance while staying true to the company’s world-renowned… Read More

That’s what Lowell North asked his friend John Shoemaker, one afternoon in 1957, while seated at the bar of San Diego Yacht Club. John replied, “Yes, I would,” which surprised… Read More