The HUGO BOSS skipper has confirmed he will be taking part in the biennial Fastnet Race, which sees competitors race from Cowes, around Fastnet Rock and back to Plymouth
A petition is underway to name of the new Isle of Wight floating bridge Floaty McFloatface after the name was initially vetoed by the island's council. It has now reversed its decision
Three men were arrested on suspicion of drug offences following the incident in the early hours of Mother's Day
Those wanting to enter the iconic Round the Island Race can register from midnight on 27 January 2017
Organisers of the 47th Rolex Fastnet Race saw record breaking take up, with the 340-boat limit reached in just 4 minutes and 24 seconds
Natasha Lambert, who founded the Miss Isle School of Sip and Puff on the Isle of Wight, has finished her Sea and Summit Scotland challenge.
The crew of Twin Wakes were forced to abandon the vessel when it starting taking on water. It is used as a committee boat for racing on the Solent, including Cowes Week.
The holed yacht, which had two crew on board, was in danger of sinking near the Bramble Bank at the entrance of Southampton Water.
If you are attending Cowes Week this August, make sure you take time to experience some of the best attractions on and around the Isle of Wight. From stately homes, vineyards and museums to spas and restaurants here's our guide to the best of the rest!
Yacht racing photographers from around the globe are invited to enter this year's Mirabaud Yacht Racing Image award.
Gosport Marine Scene is offering 10 youngsters aged 14-17 olds from the Gosport area the chance to get a sail bursary and compete in the Small Ships Race.
Entries for the annual one day race open on 15 January with the Ellen MacArthur Cancer Trust confirmed as its official charity for the fifth consecutive year.
A family pet from Cowes on the Isle of Wight has taken the island's tradition of sailing to heart, having stowed away on board a yacht for several weeks.
Developers Camper & Nicholson Marinas and Westcourt Real Estate have given more details of their East Cowes marina development.
The body of the 63-year-old from Godalming was found close to the East Cowes shore and a yacht linked to his death has been located.
The incident took pace during Poole's RNLI recruitment day.
Olympic horse rider Zara Phillips will join her rugby star husband Mike Tindall in the annual Artemis Challenge at Cowes Week
Sailor Rupert Holmes shares his top tips for an enjoyable and successful Cowes Week
See stunning pictures from this year's Round the Island Race off Cowes
More than 15,000 sailors took part in this year’s event off the Isle of Wight