Home team J.P. Morgan BAR ended the day in pole position at the Extreme Sailing Series in Cardiff, GBR as the towering masts of the Extreme Sailing Series fleet dominated the Cardiff Bay skyline under bright skies and tactically demanding winds. It will be a night of repairs in the pitlane for three teams, ahead of the event officially opening to the public on Saturday as part of the Cardiff Harbour Festival.
A Level 2 Technical Course for Participation oriented coaches was successfully delivered at the Ceylon Motor Yacht Club in Sri Lanka from 11 - 16 August, 2014, with 13 national coaches present from the Yachting Association of Sri Lanka. The Sri Lankan coach candidates represented the Ceylon Motor Yacht Club (CMYC), Royal Colombo Yacht club (RCYC), Navy sailing Club and the Mirissa Sailing Club (MSC).
Day three of the 2014 Formula Kite World Championships in Burc Beach, Istanbul, Turkey saw the beginning of the Final Series for the men's fleet, with Oliver Bridge (GBR) topping the leader board with a strong light wind performance.