Sailing

Organisers of the Volvo Ocean Race have replaced Recife with Cape Town as the first stopover in the 2014-15 route.

The opening of the America's Cup finals marked record numbers of spectators at the venues on the Embarcadero and Marina Green.

The America’s Cup director Iain Murray has reportedly threatened to call off this year’s competition if participants fail to stick to his safety recommendations.

Italian sailing team Luna Rossa Challenge’s lawyer has announced that he is prepared to go to court over safety rule changes following a fatal training accident in May.

The Clipper Round the World Yacht Race has announced a partnership with the South Beach Yacht Club (SBYC) in San Francisco to make it an official stopover of the 2013/14 race next April.

America's Cup organisers said they would refund tickets to some challenger races after Sweden's Artemis Racing lost one of its two boats in a tragic incident last month.

London has been announced as the hosts for the start and finish of the 2013-14 Clipper Race, which will be the longest ocean yacht race in history.

America’s Cup regatta director Iain Murray has announced 37 new safety recommendations in light of British yachtsman Andrew Simpson’s training death earlier this month.