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Mon 20 May 2013 at 1628 BST
Keep your eyes peeled for the remarkable Rogers Olympiad 30, Collective Spirit (GBR7512L).
Mon 20 May 2013 at 1204 BST
The Royal Southern Yacht Club's innovative short course racing season got underway on Saturday, 18 May in sunshine and a light breeze.
Mon 20 May 2013 at 1116 BST
A young sailor from the Ellen MacArthur Cancer Trust (EMCT) takes on the race of her life.
Mon 20 May 2013 at 1053 BST
Eastern pair of yellow lateral buoys marking the Small Craft Channel are reported as extinguished.
Mon 20 May 2013 at 1028 BST
Following the publication of the Marine Accident Investigation Branch’s Safety Bulletin 1/2013 on 17 May, the RYA is reminding everyone driving powerboats and RIBs to wear a kill cord.
Thu 16 May 2013 at 1725 BST
The Solent Sunbeams are regular visitors to Aberdeen Asset Management Cowes Week and, at 90 years old, they have plenty to celebrate this year.
Thu 16 May 2013 at 1329 BST
The Hunter Impala class will further establish their re-emergence as one of the premier one designs in the Solent this weekend, 18 and 19 May.
Thu 16 May 2013 at 1306 BST
On Tuesday, 14 May, 27 boats braved cold, wet and windy conditions in the fourth race of the Tuesday evening series.
Thu 16 May 2013 at 1120 BST
Event organisers for the 2013 Sail For Gold Regatta are pleased to confirm that the early entry fee discount period, which was due to close on Friday, 10 May, will remain open until the final entry deadline of Friday, 31 May.
Thu 16 May 2013 at 1120 BST
The two Royal Clubs, Southampton (RSYC) and Southern (RSrnYC), combined to host the first event of this year's Championship.
Tue 14 May 2013 at 1621 BST
Cowes Week Limited. organisers of AAM Cowes Week, is always keen to engage with companies on the IOW to ensure that business opportunities associated with the event benefit the Island as much as possible.
Tue 14 May 2013 at 1604 BST
The RYA has launched the seventh book in its Go! series, RYA Go Windsurfing!, written and illustrated by Claudia Myatt.
Tue 14 May 2013 at 1140 BST
Hundreds of crew members from all over the world united to discover which of the twelve professional skippers they will be racing with in the 2013-14 edition of the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race.
Tue 14 May 2013 at 1037 BST
Sailing around the Isle of Wight is a challenge for any mariner, but it was one that disabled sailor Natasha Lambert took on with gusto to raise money for the RNLI.
Tue 14 May 2013 at 1007 BST
Thrills, spills and a good turnout from the big boats for the Royal Southern Yacht Club's (RSrnYC) Summer Series May Regatta.
Mon 13 May 2013 at 1652 BST
Win a visit to your club from a member of the British Sailing Team with Push The Boat Out.
Mon 13 May 2013 at 1626 BST
On Wednesday, 8 May the Island Sailing Club hosted the first of its one night regattas for Cowes Businesses, in perfect sailing conditions.
Mon 13 May 2013 at 1615 BST
On Tuesday, 7 May 62 boats turned out for the third race of the Island Sailing Club's (ISC) Tuesday evening race series.
Mon 13 May 2013 at 1554 BST
One of the most famous yacht races in the world, the J.P. Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race, attracts professional yachting's elite but is also the racing highlight for many amateur sailors.
Fri 10 May 2013 at 1627 BST
The final results of the Etchells 2013 European Championship had the Razmilovic brothers split by James Howells in the top three spots.