Category Archives: News

Peta Stuart-Hunt’s swansong

By | July 11, 2017

“After seven interesting and challenging years, my consultancy role for the Island SC/Round the Island Race has ceased with immediate effect. “Many reasons have led me to taking the decision not to renew the current agreement with the ISC. My contribution to the race marketing and PR has been pretty much all-consuming for a long… Read More »

Fairline looking for 50 new staff

By | July 7, 2017

Fairline Yachts is recruiting for 50 new staff members to add to the rapidly expanding production team at its factory in Oundle, Northamptonshire. Workers are being recruited for a variety of roles including engineers, carpenters, CNC operatives and stage 1 fitters. New recruits are being appointed to fulfil the company’s robust forward order book which… Read More »

The World Sailing Show – July 2017

By | July 5, 2017

The World Sailing Show provides a monthly view of the racing world. From non-stop around the world racers, to the intensity of Olympic campaigns… From seasoned professionals, to grass roots weekend warriors, The World Sailing Show will get into the latest action afloat. Here’s the July 2017 show synopsis: How the America’s Cup was won… Read More »

Volvo Penta going round again

By | May 30, 2017

Volvo Penta goes for a second circumnavigation in the 2017/18 Volvo Ocean Race, in which it competes as an official supplier to the Persico Marine built fleet. Each of the Volvo Ocean 65 sailing boats will be fitted with a D2-75 engine with Saildrive, hands-on engine maintenance and support, as well additional power during the… Read More »