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Sailing: Comanche grabs early lead after slow start in Sydney Hobart race

InfoTrack was first out of the Sydney Heads but 2017 line honours winner Comanche shrugged off a poor start to grab an early lead in the Sydney Hobart yacht race on Thursday.

Mercedes launches partnership with Ineos Sports

Formula One world champions Mercedes have agreed a technical partnership with Ineos Sports' cycling and sailing divisions in a bid to drive performance levels on track, road and sea.

Spain sets sights on SailGP after China jumps ship

福利网站China has dropped out of the 2020 series of SailGP, its organisers said on Tuesday, with Spain stepping aboard their vacant F50 foiling catamaran to race for a $1 million (£779,423.23) prize.

Denmark joins sea battle for SailGP's $1 million prize

福利网站A Danish team will challenge crews from Australia, China, France, Britain, Japan and the United States in next year's $1 million (£779,423.23) prize, high-octane SailGP catamaran circuit.

Ainslie adds SailGP to INEOS Team UK's pursuit of America's Cup

福利网站Ben Ainslie will helm the British entry in the 2020 series of SailGP with backing from INEOS Team UK, adding the catamaran competition to his campaign to win the America's Cup in New Zealand in 2021.

Thomson readies trans-Atlantic take-off in Vendee quest

福利网站Looking more like a Star Wars fighter than a yacht, a new IMOCA 60 will be tested this week by Alex Thomson as he hopes to become the first British sailor to win the Vendee Globe in 2020.

Ainslie aims to rule America's Cup new wave with historic 'Britannia'

Ben Ainslie named his new multi-million-dollar America's Cup yacht "Britannia" on Friday as he launched the revolutionary foiling AC75 he hopes will bring international sport's oldest trophy back to Britain.

SailGP's 'wizards of Aus' fly high in million dollar final

Whoever wins SailGP's inaugural $1 million prize, one thing is certain for Australian friends and rivals Tom Slingsby and Nathan Outteridge, they've agreed to stand each other a drink.

America's Cup holders Team New Zealand begin trials of new boat

福利网站America's Cup holders Team New Zealand finally began proper trials of their new class of foiling monohull on Wednesday after rough weather in Auckland scuppered any real chance of testing the 75-foot yacht when it was launched last week.

America's Cup winners back in groove for Olympics tilt

福利网站Winning the Tokyo Olympics test event in Enoshima may have appeared a cakewalk for Rio gold medallists Peter Burling and Blair Tuke, but the duo said it had taken them some time to get used to the 49er class yacht again.

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