Riptide 44 - Dark Star

How to Build a Sailing Team

Whether building a new team or rebuilding one for the next season, consider how best to combine trust, experience and commitment, as well as skills.

Helix Dry Suit

The Ultimate Women’s Drysuit

College sailing coach and Sunfish North American champion sailor Amanda Callahan tests and reviews Mustang Survival’s Women’s Helix Dry Suit. Two thumbs up.

Organ Pipes

Hard Road to Hobart

The 76th Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race delivered on the event’s formidable reputation.


Latest News


Show Up and Race

A new race boat charter fleet has landed in the United States with a regatta-packed schedule for teams looking to train, race and experience the L30 sportboat and cruiser.

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Bad Call

Andy, a wealthy, spoiled young man with too much alcohol under his belt commits a social gaffe at a New York Yacht Club dinner that makes it impossible for his father not to enter a boat in the Round the World race.


In The Piper’s Footsteps

Jack Jennings and his crew won their class and finished third overall in the 2021 Transpac, which is no small feat. Yet, the journey and bringing people together—what originally motivated Jennings at the outset—and successfully complete—this project—is the real story here.

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Rolex World Sailors of the Year for Mills, McIntyre and Slingsby

World Sailing announces its Sailors of the Year with Olympic champions Hannah Mills and Eilidh McIntyre named female Rolex World Sailor of the Year 2021, multi-discipline champion Tom Slingsby named male Rolex World Sailor of the Year 2021, Sail Africa wins World Sailing 11th Hour Racing Sustainability Award.


Sunrise over the Solent

The top IRC team of the European scene has put the time in to get the most from their raceboat, and themselves.