(15.01.2013/The Independent) - François Gabart is maintaining a 200-plus lead ahead of Armel le Cléac'h as the pair approach what looks likely to be a relatively easy northward passage through the Doldrums into the final miles of the Vendée Globe singlehanded round the world race to the finish in Les Sables d'Olonne.
(10.01.2013/New Zealand Herald) - In a competition that has a long and sordid history of alienating fans, 2013 has started out on a promising note for the America's Cup. In a rare episode of common sense, America's Cup officials have cancelled two contentious World...
(08.01.2013/The Independent) - Swiss solo sailor Bernard Stamm faces being disqualified for the second time from the Vendée Globe round the world race after announcing that he is to link up with Spanish counterpart Unai Bazurko to take on diesel fuel when he reaches Cape Horn on Wednesday or Thursday.
(06.01.2013/The Independent) - The emotional barometer of Swiss solo sailor Bernard Stamm continues to lurch from fair to storm in the Vendée Globe singlehanded round the world race. At just over 1,000 miles from Cape Horn he was told that the rules jury was prepared to reconsider his disqualification for receiving outside assistance.