Uphill battle for Ainslie as weekend defeats see Team Ineos slip 4-0 behind in...

SIR Ben Ainslie has said his Ineos Team UK team will “regroup” after a desperate start which has seen them lose the first four races of the Prada Cup final. A lacklustre showing saw Italian...

Obituary: Bob Fisher – renowned yachting journalist and world champion sailor covered 16 editions...

WORLD champion sailor and renowned yachting journalist and author Bob Fisher has died of cancer aged 85. Bob, who moved to Lymington in 1980, covered 16 editions of the America’s Cup, and had been due...

The New Forest boat-builder behind Sir Ben Ainslie’s bid to bring home the America’s...

SIR Ben Ainslie is perfectly placed in the fight to become the first British team to win the America’s Cup – and a Hythe boat builder has played no small part in that success. Sir...

Sir Ben Ainslie one win away from America’s Cup challenger final

SIR Ben Ainslie’s Ineos Team UK is leading the 2021 Prada Challenger Selection Series after securing four wins from four races as competitors fight to challenge for the America’s Cup in Auckland, New Zealand. Having...

Lymington sailors ‘RyVita’ set course for world and European championships

ROYAL Lymington YC sailors Vita Heathcote and Ryan Orr have stepped up their preparations for the world championships in Villamoura, Portugal. The duo, who affectionally refer to themselves as 'RyVita', are granted elite athlete exemptions...

Christchurch windsurfer Wilson vows to battle back after last-day Euro heartbreak

CHRISTCHURCH’S Team GB windsurfer Emma Wilson has vowed to bounce back after falling out of contention for a medal at the RS:X European Championships in the final race. Wilson went into the double-points medal race...

Windsurfer Emma picked for Euros in first competition for eight months

TEAM GB has selected Christchurch’s Emma Wilson for next week’s European Championships in Vilamoura, Portugal. The competition will end an eight-month break in major competition for the RS:X class. The last major regatta for the 21-year-old...

Lymington sailor Santi the first British boy on Optimist Euro podium in 20 years

ROYAL Lymington Yacht Club’s Santiago Sesto-Cosby has become the first British boy to finish on the podium at the Optimist European Championships in 20 years. The event was the most important race in the optimist...

Curious seal interrupts rowers on Lymington River to sunbathe on their boats

A PLAYFUL seal delighted early morning rowers in Lymington River on Monday – when it hopped aboard for a spot of sunbathing. The cheeky creature, who was spotted by Lymington Rowing Club coach Kirsten Melin...

Stunning local snaps sail into Royal Yachting Association calendar

STUNNING images of Hurst Castle bathed in sunshine at dawn and two yachts sailing in the Solent have won two local amateur photographers spots in a prestigious calendar. Mark Jardine’s snap of the iconic Milford...
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