DesTopNews 2010-10

  • Groupama 3 has been losing a lot of ground against the Jules Vernes Trophy record since rounding Cap Horn.
  • 70 skippers from seven countries competed in the OK Worlds held last month in Wellington New Zealand. The following report from our Yachting correspondent Julie Ash from TV One Sport
  • A premier new sailing event has been launched in Milan last week. The Nespresso Cup will be gathering exclusively the Wally Class in Italy next spring.
  • In the Omega Match Racing Regatta held in Auckland, Dean Barker and Ben Ainslie emerged from a World Class fleet to contest the final. The following report from our Yachting correspondent Martin Tasker.
  • Alexia Barrier has left Cap Town for Rio de Janeiro for the second leg of her ecological journey “4 My Planet”
  • Over 2,500 sailors enjoyed spectacular sailing conditions for the 30th Annual St Marteen Heineken Regatta.