WATCH: Spurs owner Joe Lewis’ superyacht Aviva is spotted on the River Thames

Tottenham Hotspur shareholder Joe Lewis’ yacht Aviva was caught on video by a passerby as it sailed down the River Thames. Take a look at the video here Aviva, the 98.4 metre long superyacht belonging to British businessman and Spurs shareholder Joe Lewis was sighted sailing down the River Thames on Sunday (1 July). The […]

RYA update on Brexit priorities

The RYA ensures ministers and officials across government understand the needs and concerns of recreational boaters. The UK’s preparations for leaving the EU continue, with the EU Withdrawal Bill – which transposes all EU law into UK law at the point of exit – passing its final Parliamentary stages and pressure increasing on the Government […]

Agreement will see IMOCA 60 boats in next Volvo race

A partnership agreement has been made with the International Monohull Open Class Association (IMOCA), which provides the exclusivity to use the IMOCA 60 for crewed round the world yacht races. “This is a first step of many in preparing for the next edition of the race in 2021,” said Johan Salen, co-President of the race. […]

INEOS TEAM UK officially challenge for the Auld Mug

INEOS TEAM UK competing on the GC32 Racing Tour. Image: HarryKH/INEOS TEAM UK Britain’s INEOS TEAM UK, representing Royal Yacht Squadron Racing, have officially entered the 36th America’s Cup in their bid to win sports oldest international trophy for Britain in 2021. Despite 21 past British challenges, 167 years has passed and Britain has still […]

Lendy Ladies Day 2018 to celebrate women’s achievements on the water

Title Sponsor, Lendy, is supporting Ladies Day plans for 2018’s Cowes Week. In the year marking 100 years since women were given the vote, Lendy Ladies Day will return to the regatta on 7 August with a celebration of female talent on the water to inspire more women to take up sailing as a sport. […]

Spirit Yachts to launch new DH63 yacht at Southampton Boat Show

Spirit Yachts has announced its launching its latest yacht the Spirit DH63, at this year’s Southampton Boat Show, from 14th – 23rd SeptemberSpirit Yachts, who is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year, is premiering its brand new build, the Spirit DH63, at this year’s Southampton Boat Show. Being unveiled for the first time at Southampton […]

British Marine appoints new CEO

British Marine has appointed a new CEO following the departure of Howard Pridding at the end of JuneBritish Marine has announced the appointment of its new CEO. Ms Lesley Robinson is British Marine’s new Chief Executive Officer and will take up the position on 16 July 2018. Ms Robinson, a qualified accountant, with financial, commercial and […]

Sailing charity invites veterans to get on board for competitive racing

A Cornish sailing charity has announced the official launch of its new racing division, and is calling out for injured veterans to get on board. Turn to Starboard uses sail training to support Armed Forces personnel affected by military operations from its base at Falmouth in Cornwall. Now the charity has opened a second office […]