Francis Joyon has three of four of the “Grand Slam” solo speed-sailing records. Video of his East-West record, along with a Global Ocean race teaser, and the very talented kiteboarder Manuela Jungo. All here.
So Jeff Bezos got bored and recovered some Apollo 11 rocket engines off the sea floor.
How NOT to step a wingsail, courtesy of Emirates Team New Zealand.
They just might be getting the hang of this foiling thing.
Nothing better than Big Wave porn on a Tuesday.
All that is left, following the scuttling of the HMS Implacable in 1949. Video and backstory.
Can’t get enough SailRocket? Even if you can, you should check out Shirley Robertson’s 3-part report for CNN’s Mainsail on Paul Larsen and his long quest for the outright sailing speed record.
A documentary film series featuring a Canadian Open 60 competing in races around the world? Well, why not, eh?
Another sailboat racing tragedy. And this one is especially sad.