Impact of gender equity on Tokyo 2020

By | February 14, 2018

When the International Olympic Committee (IOC) pressured World Sailing after the Rio 2016 Olympics to revise the Sailing events to have equal medals for men and women for Tokyo 2020, this translated to an overhaul of the events. With six events for men, four events for women, and a directive for a more diverse, dynamic… Read More »

Have you got something exciting to say about your business?

By | February 14, 2018

Got a new product? Announcing a new partnership or service? Do you just have something interesting and/or exciting to announce? If the answer is yes then please send your news release and image directly to Peter Nash at Marine Industry News – On average over 4,500 unique users a month visit Marine Industry News, generating around 12,000-page impressions. Every working day the Marine Industry News… Read More »

Dún Laoghaire’s Carlisle Pier ‘Regeneration Plan’ seeks expression of interest

By | February 13, 2018

Dún Laoghaire Harbour Company is considering how best to proceed with the regeneration of the Carlisle Pier, a major leisure and cultural site that is located between the National Yacht Club and Royal St. George Yacht Club. The pier is regularly used by both yacht clubs during major internatonal sailing events staged at the port… Read More »

America’s Cup: Taking the first step

By | February 11, 2018

Before the Bella Mente Quantum Racing Association (BMQRA) and New York Yacht Club can pursue their mission to win the 36th America’s Cup in 2021, the Bella Mente portion of the partnership will first launch a new state-of-the-art Maxi 72 yacht that is part of the campaign’s multi-pronged attack. Designed by Botin Partners and built… Read More »