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
How close is too close! Watch as the super-maxi yacht, Scallywag, is skilfully manoeuvred between two patrol boats to avoid disaster during the Sydney's Big Boat Challenge
French photographer Jean-Marie Liot has won the main award in the Mirabaud Yacht Racing Image 2016 competition.
100 yachts are signed up to take part in the 2016 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race which begins at 13.00 local time on Boxing Day.
A new app has been launched by the RYA and World Sailing, giving sailors a one stop shop for the 2017-2020 Racing Rules of Sailing.
The DNA F4 has been shipped to America to undergo sea trials. The full carbon 46-foot foiling catamaran is designed to push the boundaries of distance one design racing offshore.
The 2017-18 Volvo Ocean Race looks to be the toughest yet. The route has been increased to around 45,000nm but the race is scheduled to be a month shorter.
The trimaran will undergo sea trials in the Atlantic following its refit. The Multi70 replaces the previous VOR 70, also called Maserati.
Yacht racing photographers from around the globe are invited to enter this year's Mirabaud Yacht Racing Image award.