- Search ends for yachtsman missing in French Polynesia dive Updated: Jun-29-15 5:08 am
PARIS - Maritime crews in French Polynesia have called off the search for Swiss yachtsman Laurent Bourgnon Sunday.
- Coast Guard: 2012 Olympic sailor missing off Florida coast Updated: Jun-26-15 10:36 am
MIAMI - The Coast Guard is searching in Biscayne Bay outside Miami for a missing sailor who was a member of the 2012 U.S. Olympic sailing team.
- France's finest sailors launch shot at 2017 America's Cup Updated: Jun-25-15 11:21 am
PARIS - Renowned sailors Franck Cammas, Michel Desjoyeaux, and Olivier de Kersauson have officially launched France's bid to win the America's Cup in 2017.
- Noted yacht designer to consult on updated 12-meter boats Updated: Jun-23-15 9:11 pm
SAN DIEGO - Acclaimed yacht designer Bruce Farr is coming out of retirement to consult on the design for an updated version of the 12-meter class that will be sailed in the San Francisco Yacht Racing Challenge starting in July 2017.
- Migrants return to sea to race in sailing world championship Updated: Jun-17-15 10:04 am
SIRACUSA, Italy - Two African migrants, who barely survived their first trips across the Mediterranean on rickety boats, are heading back out to sea to compete in a world championship sailing competition.
- Novelist loses sailboat, saves marriage, in the Atlantic Updated: Jun-13-15 11:41 pm
PORTLAND, Maine - A South Carolina novelist lost his storm-battered sailboat but saved his marriage during a failed Atlantic crossing that ended in his rescue by students aboard a maritime college's training ship.
- Australian entrepreneur, America's Cup winner Alan Bond dies Updated: Jun-04-15 11:41 pm
CANBERRA, Australia - Alan Bond, the polarizing global entrepreneur who became an Australian hero by bankrolling a historic America's Cup yacht race victory before going to prison over the nation's biggest corporate fraud, died on Friday. He was 77.
- Sailing planned on Buzzards Bay if Boston gets 2024 Olympics Updated: Jun-04-15 5:20 pm
NEW BEDFORD, Massachusetts - The historic whaling city of New Bedford would host the Olympic sailing competition on Buzzards Bay if Boston is chosen for the 2024 Summer Games.
- Quirky boat race to Alaska has a rule: No motors Updated: Jun-04-15 10:12 am
SEATTLE - Using only their wits, the wind and lots of muscle power, more than 100 of people in more than 50 crafts set off early Thursday on Stage 1 of a 750-mile ocean-going race that weaves its way up the Inside Passage, a treacherous coastal waterway through a spackling of islands known for its dramatic tidal changes and spectacular scenery.