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Avoid Scams – Buy from a Reputable Dealer

Avoid Scams – Buy from a Reputable Dealer

October 12, 2021

The Boating Industry Association is alerting the public to be vigilant when browsing online due concerns over shopping scams. BIA spokesman Neil Patchett said the industry is concerned about an increase in sophisticated scam websites that appear on search engines promoting popular brands at…

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Rocking the boat

Rocking the boat

October 11, 2021

French artist Julien Berthier, 46, from Paris, has created a camouflaged boat that masquerades as a floating rock.  Berthier used mostly polystyrene and epoxy resin to transform an old boat into what appears to be a rock formation which resembles the coast around Marseille, France.

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ORCV scoops Australian Sailing Victoria Awards

ORCV scoops Australian Sailing Victoria Awards

October 11, 2021

Main photo: The fleet of 46 boats jostling for a prime spot at the start of in a strongly contested race across Port Phillip Bay from Port Melbourne to Blairgowrie on Saturday morning. The Ocean Racing Club of Victoria (ORCV) has scooped the 2021…

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Women’s Pathway Program athletes to race in Sail Grand Prix

Women’s Pathway Program athletes to race in Sail Grand Prix

October 8, 2021

Cádiz-Andalusia, SPAIN – October 7, 2021 – SailGP’s road to creating a more inclusive championship reaches another milestone this weekend at the Spain Sail Grand Prix taking place in Cádiz-Andalusia. The sixth event of the season will now include six athletes onboard all F50s…

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Peter Davison named Victorian Offshore Sailor of the Year

Peter Davison named Victorian Offshore Sailor of the Year

October 6, 2021

Peter Davidson receiving the ORCV Club Champion trophy Victorian yachtsman Peter Davison, the owner/skipper of the Archambault 40 Arcadia, was named Victorian Offshore Sailor of the Year by Australian Sailing. An ORCV and Royal Melbourne Yacht Squadron (RMYS) member, Davison has successfully competed in…

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Australian Sailing celebrates Iain Murray

Australian Sailing celebrates Iain Murray

October 6, 2021

Main photo: Mat Belcher, Will Ryan, Victor Kovalenko and Iain Murray. Photo by World Sailing and Sailing Energy Australian sailing legend Iain Murray AM has many accomplishments on his resume, but the man affectionately known as “Big Fella” can now add leading an Olympic…