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National Pride At Stake

National Pride At Stake

The Nations Trophy has been launched by its founder, Nautor’s Swan, with the fundamental commitment to revitalize the concept of competition between nations. It is an event which celebrates the history and spirit of international sailing, and reflects the camaraderie and competiveness central to the success of the sport. The ... Read More »

Stealth Fighter Samurai and Fast Cruiser Farfalla join Fleet

Stealth Fighter Samurai and Fast Cruiser Farfalla join Fleet

With this year’s third superyacht regatta (Loro Piana Caribbean SuperYacht Regatta & Rendezvous) about to explode into action, it’s evident we’re in the thick of the 2017 racing season. In fact, before we know it, the world’s most talked-about superyachts will be heading for the glittery waters of the Mediterranean, ... Read More »

White Island Classics

White Island Classics

For many, Ibiza is known as the clubbing island, for those who seek ground-breaking beats and uplifting tunes to propel them into Armageddon, or something along those lines. For those that are more akin with the Balearic Islands, Ibiza is recognised as the ‘White Island’ blessed with natural beauty that’s ... Read More »

White Island Classics

White Island Classics

For many, Ibiza is known as the clubbing island, for those who seek ground-breaking beats and uplifting tunes to propel them into Armageddon, or something along those lines. For those that are more akin with the Balearic Islands, Ibiza is recognised as the ‘White Island’ blessed with natural beauty that’s ... Read More »

flying fifteen Mallorca

flying fifteen Mallorca

  For all those new to The Islander, or just wanting to know more about Flying Fifteens, here’s a potted description of the boat.   A Flying Fifteen is a Two Person Racing Yacht.   The Flying Fifteen is sailed and raced in several countries around the world on the ... Read More »

Improved VPP and Growing Line-Up for 2017 Superyacht Cup

Improved VPP and Growing Line-Up for 2017 Superyacht Cup

Last month’s New Zealand Millennium Cup not only saw Tawera – 28m of pure energy- sail hard to finish first, but also marked the start of the 2017 superyacht racing season. Next event on the big-boat racing calendar is the SuperYacht Challenge Antigua, which will no doubt also make for ... Read More »

Crush syndrome

Crush syndrome

Crush & Trauma Injuries Crush syndrome is a medical condition characterized by major shock and renal failure after a crushing injury to skeletal muscle. When a muscle is crushed it sends a flood of myoglobin into your bloodstream. Myoglobin is a protein that helps move oxygen in your muscles. Ordinarily, any myoglobin that ends up in your ... Read More »

flying fifteen Mallorca

flying fifteen Mallorca

  11 December – Liga de Tardor   Sunday dawned without a breath of wind, leaving the cruisers and flying fifteens waiting for even a zephyr. An hour and a half after the programmed start time, the sun went behind clouds and the wind finally filled from the north. However, ... Read More »