Sailing success for school pupil

A SCHOOL student from Portsmouth has seen major sailing success – and this is just the start of her journey.

John Fisher was taking part in the Volvo Ocean Race. Picture: Ian Roman

REGIONAL: Hope dwindles for Hampshire yachtsman missing from round-the-world race

THE chances of finding a yachtsman who fell overboard during a round-the-world race are ‘diminishing’ according to race organisers.

The Extreme Sailing Series 2018. Pictures of day two of racing close to the shore and city of Muscat, Oman. Picture: Lloyd Images

Success for academy sailing series team

LAND Rover BAR’s academy team has stolen the spotlight in the first event of the 2018 Extreme Sailing Series.

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Millions invested into yacht harbour

NEW five-star facilities will be opened at a yacht harbour later this week.


Leading sailor back at Land Rover BAR

LEADING British sailor Leigh McMillan has returned to Land Rover BAR, as part of the team’s 36th America’s Cup campaign.

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Plans are afoot to demolish Lee-on-the-Solent Sailing Club and rebuilding it along with new flats. 'Picture: Google Maps

REVEALED: Sailing club set to be demolished for new club house – and 12 flats

PLANS have been unveiled for the regeneration of a sailing club, with the aim of bringing it up to the modern standards of the seafront.

PSP Logistics in Fareham have sponsored a Clipper Round the World Race boat      Picture: Brooke Miles Photography

Sponsoring a Clipper boat opens channels

SPONSORING a boat in a round-the-world race has opened up a number of new opportunities, according to a shipping firm.


Date is confirmed for annual boat show’s return

A NATIONAL yacht show will be taking place at a Hampshire Marina later this year.


Charity fundraising campaign launched

A PORTSMOUTH sailing charity has launched a new campaign to support disabled and disadvantaged young people.

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Land Rover BAR adds to its design team

THE Land Rover BAR team says it has ‘strengthened’ its design team ahead of the 36th America’s Cup.

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Sailor scoops 2017 award

AROUND-the-world sailor Alex Thomson has been named the 2017 Yachtsman of the Year by the Yachting Journalists’ Association.

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Land Rover BAR looking to move recycling goalposts

LAND Rover BAR has teamed up with a technology firm to make sure components from its racing boats can be recycled.

Alex Alley, from Gosport.''Picture: Sarah Standing (151832-9304) PPP-151030-175051001

Sailor gets a new sponsor

A ROUND-THE-WORLD sailing attempt has been given new sponsorship.

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Ainslie to join BAR Academy in San Diego

Sir Ben Ainslie will join Land Rover BAR Academy for their penultimate 2017 event – Act 7 of the Extreme Sailing Series.

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Ben Ainslie at the Land Rover BAR headquarters in Old Portsmouth

Sir Ben Ainslie confirms Portsmouth stay despite America’s Cup rules shake-up

LAND ROVER BAR are staying in Portsmouth despite a radical shake-up in the rules of the America’s Cup, Sir Ben Ainslie has confirmed.

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Clipper racers set to begin second leg

CREWS are preparing to set off for the second leg of the Clipper Boat Race today.


WATCH: Discoverer sets sail ahead of ‘epic adventure’



America's Cup will not return to Portsmouth until at least 2019

AMERICA'S Cup racing will potentially not return to Portsmouth until 2019 at the earliest.


Regatta is a big hit

YOUNG people turned out in droves to a recent sailing regatta, according to a club chairman.

retro september 2017  PrincessAnne - Princess Anne talks to Flying Dutchman Olympic hopefuls at Hayling

THIS WEEK IN 1985: Princess Anne sails through controversy

Princess Anne visited Hayling Island and sailed through a storm of controversy.

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