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… 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

The Etchells Biscayne Bay Series hosted by Fleet 20 is one of the major Etchells regatta series dating back to 1994. Quality racing, heavy competition, and classic design are why… Read More

febrero 28, 2017

2017 J70 Midwinters Recap

The J70 Midwinters this past weekend were an all around success for North powered teams. Light air made for tough conditions-and a ton of patience. This was the first J70… Read More

The St. Pete NOOD is the first NOOD event of the series with boats from all over the country coming together to sail in key locations along the east and… Read More

This year was the ninth edition of the RORC Caribbean 600 with the largest offshore fleet the event has ever seen; 70 yachts, over 900 sailors representing 24 different countries…. Read More

While sitting in the newspaper offices of Le Figaro in Paris, Fabrice Amedeo built up a dream over the years: attempting the Vendee Globe. He went from IRC events with his… Read More

Sydney Harbor’s 18’ skiffs are legendary for their all-out speed and micro-technical gear changes. Dave O’Conner, a member of the Thurlow Fisher Lawyers team, describes sailing these boats as “a… Read More

By Tom Whidden One of the goals for our book, The Art and Science of Sails, is to connect the theoretical with the practical. An understanding of the physics of… Read More

This year’s North Americans and Worlds will he held in San Diego and San Francisco – great reasons to head West to sail at two of the best sailing places… Read More