Tag: World Match Racing Tour

  • World Sailing renews World Match Racing Tour status

    World Sailing renews World Match Racing Tour status

    World Sailing, the world governing body of the sport, has renewed the Special Event status of the World Match Racing Tour (WMRT) through to 2028. The announcement was made today following the conclusion of the 2018-19 World Match Racing Tour Championship Final in Marstrand, Sweden a week ago which saw Phil Robertson (NZL) crowned Match […]

  • World Match Racing Tour Extends 2018 season

    World Match Racing Tour Extends 2018 season

    The World Match Racing Tour, under new ownership since 1 January, has announced an extension to the 2018 season in order to complete the World Championship following its sale by Aston Harald in December. The revised 2018-2019 WMRT Final will take place in Marstrand, Sweden over 3-7 July, hosted by the GKSS Match Cup Sweden. […]

  • Volvo Ocean Race Welcomes World Match Racing Tour to Alicante as Part of Collaboration Strategy

    Volvo Ocean Race Welcomes World Match Racing Tour to Alicante as Part of Collaboration Strategy

    As the world’s best sailors arrived on their Volvo Ocean 65s into Alicante, some of sailing’s top match racing talent set sail to compete in a World Match Racing Tour qualifier event in front of bustling crowds on a public holiday at the Volvo Ocean Race Race Village on Thursday. As the world’s best sailors […]

  • Quentin Delapierre takes it to the wire at Croatia Match Cup

    Quentin Delapierre takes it to the wire at Croatia Match Cup

    The French team surprised early in the qualifying round by topping the leaderboard on day one. With incredible boat handling throughout the regatta this team have taken the M32 in their stride with impressive form. Even with today’s unpredictable and fluctuating wind conditions Team Lorina-Golfe du Morbihan kept calm to take victories through to the […]