Federacion Colombiana de Vela, supported by funding through the Colombian National Olympic Committee and IOC Olympic Solidarity hosted an ISAF Technical Course for Coaches from 23 - 29 August. The Federacion Colombiana de Vela are the first South American MNA to host a course since 2009.
An international fleet of 35 Maxi yachts have arrived in Porto Cervo, Sardinia for one of the sailing calendar's great annual occasions. 2014 marks the 25th edition of the Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup, a competition sponsored by Rolex since 1985 and organized by the Yacht Club Costa Smeralda (YCCS) and the International Maxi Association (IMA). It's a meeting of elegance, power and speed. Weeklong racing starts on, Monday 1 September.
There was all to play for on the final day of the 2014 Pegasus Airlines Alacati PWA World Cup as Julien Quentel (RRD / NeilPryde) looked to defend his overnight lead against good friend Antoine Albeau (RRD / NeilPryde), who was hoping to rain on his parade. However
Alacati produced a fifth consecutive brilliant day of racing as winds of 10-22 knots arrived by just before 13:00, allowing a further two winners' finals to be completed in both the men's and women's divisions.
The America's Cup is without a doubt the most difficult trophy in sport to win. In the more than 150 years since the first race off England, only four nations have won the "oldest trophy in international sport."
World Match Racing Tour
The ALPARI World Match Racing Tour features the leading match racing events around the globe. The ultimate winner of each annual World Tour is crowned the ISAF Match Racing World Champion.
PWA World Tour
The PWA represents excellence in windsurfing. Its current and past members constitute the very best windsurfers in the world.
Volvo Ocean Race
The Volvo Ocean Race is an exceptional test of sailing prowess and human endeavour which has been built on the spirit of great seafarers - fearless men who sailed the world's oceans aboard square rigged clipper ships more than a century ago.
Extreme Sailing Series
The Extreme Sailing Series is a global series that brings the action to the public with "stadium sailing". Sailed in state-of-the-art multihulls designed especially for the event, challenging sailing is paired with spectator friendly configurations and world renowned sailors.