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Where it’s all going wrong for Frank Lampard and his big-spending Chelsea

Heading into the first week of the season, and having smashed through the £240million mark in the transfer window, all eyes were on Chelsea to see what they could do.A few weeks on, and having stuttered to four points from their opening three matches, questions are already being asked of Frank Lampard and his squad.Things…

Wolff admits to surviving ‘difficult times’ with Hamilton

Mercedes boss Toto Wolff says his relationship with Lewis Hamilton hasn't always been clear sailing but insists the difficult times have only strengthened their bond. Mercedes is inescapably on its way to a seventh consecutive world championship this season, a remarkable track record overseen by Wolff's diligent management and largely built on Hamilton's equally exceptional…

„Ambersail 2“ sutiktuvės Klaipėdoje ištirpdė buriuotojų širdis: grojantis meras ir čili troškinys

„Sugrįžti namo visuomet gera“, – nuleisdami bures sakė „Ambersail 2“ nariai. O dar smagiau, kai krante laukia smagi palaikymo komanda – ji šįkart kaip reikiant pasistengė. Vos jachtai įplaukus pro jūros vartus netoliese Kruizinių laivų terminalo pasigirdo trimito melodija – miesto meras Vytautas Grubliauskas lietuvius uoste pasitiko grodamas simbolinį jūreivišką Rodo Stewarto kūrinį „Sailing“. „Tai…

Kapitonas Rokas Milevičius po „Ambersail 2“ finišo: „Jei sakyčiau, kad nepasisekė, nebūtų tiesa“

„Jei sakyčiau, kad nepasisekė, tai nebūtų tiesa. Taip, šįkart buvome šiek tiek lėtesni, padarėme klaidų, nors jų darė ir mūsų konkurentai. Tiesa, vienu metu buvome juos aplenkę, tačiau vienas mūsų manevras nepasiteisino, todėl pralošėme jiems 7 minutes“, – iškart po finišo Gdynios uoste 15min sakė „Ambersail 2“ komandos kapitonas Rokas Milevičius. Pasak jo, varžybos identiškais…

Sailing: Team New Zealand principal Matteo de Nora defends AC75 boats, alludes to surprising America’s Cup ahead

Team New Zealand principal Matteo de Nora has thrown his support behind the AC75 boats that will be used during the 2021 America's Cup. Next year's event will feature new monohulls for the four syndicates – holders Team New Zealand, Ineos Team UK, Italy's Luna Rossa and American Magic – as oppose to multihulls which…

Momentum building for Vendee World

With less than two months before the start of the non-stop, unassisted solo round-the-world race, the 9th edition is shaping up to be an exceptional event when it starts on November 8. Since its inception in 1989 the race has never before attracted such as a big and varied field when the 33 skippers depart…

America’s Cup: Going back to the start >> Scuttlebutt Sailing News

Published on September 14th, 2020 Australian Jimmy Spithill has been the skipper and helmsman behind America’s Cup victories for Golden Gate Yacht Club (USA) in 2010 and 2013, but following his loss with the club in 2017, he has changed nationalities and is with the Italian team Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli for the 2021 edition.…

Vendee Globe: Alex Thomson Racing completes last service of Hugo Employer ahead of Vendée World 2020

by Alex Thomson Media 11 Sep 14:07 UTC 12 September 2020 Hugo Boss IMOCA60 complete final check before heading for the start of the 2020 Vendee Globe Race © Alex Thomson Racing British sailing team Alex Thomson Racing has completed the final service of its IMOCA 60 racing yacht, Hugo Boss, ahead of the highly…