Cabbage Tree 2017

The live start from 10 November 2017 was a glamour! Sunset behind the Sydney city-scape and a plethora of yachts, with two generals, a major committee boat pile up (sorry Kearnsie!!) and maxi action! What more could you want on a Friday night….??! Live stream from the start More images and updates are available on […]

Volvo Ocean Race start 2017

20 October – in the mix with some favourites After what seemed like an endless amount of “leg zeros” the Volvo Ocean Race is now in full wind up to the first leg where points will count on Sunday. Even though it is a short leg to the race’s somewhat quasi home in Lisbon, it […]

Etchells Worlds 2017

All of the adventures from the Etchells Worlds in 2017 can be found in our blog that was updated daily right here! A big thanks to the guys from Magpie, GT, Mothy and Jimmy for their support in having me at the event, and JC for having me on her rib out to help coach […]

Tasar World Champs – on the podium

Our Tasar Worlds are wrapped for another year, and while it wasn’t what we had hoped for – third is an amazing achievement in a fleet of 97 boats. All credit to Libby and Jonathan McKee who sailed beautifully to secure their Worlds with a race to spare, and former World Champ Chris Dance with […]

35th America’s Cup

Wow – what an adventure at the 35th America’s Cup. All of our coverage can be found here, or re-watch the action in our Nautical Channel AC Updates (24 x 8 minute episodes) in the playlist below… Looking forward to the next few weeks and finding out what will be on the cards for AC36.

Nic Douglass with Wayne Phillips on FIVEaa’s Saturday Arvo Sport

This afternoon, 18 March 2017, I was invited to talk with Wayne Phillips on Saturday Arvo Sport, a live radio show on FIVEaa based in Adelaide, Australia. Check out our chat on the state of our (Australia’s) performance in sailing on a broad global scale, specifically in the Olympics and the America’s Cup. Thanks to […]

Bethwaite Memorial Trophy

Four years ago, Dad and I were the inaugural winners of the Bethwaite Memorial Trophy. Yesterday, I was there, but this time I didn’t race. Instead I took pictures and watched on while my brother-in-law, new to sailing, did his first race with my Dad. Was pretty awesome. A short video taken from on board […]

MC38 Nationals 2017: Ginger takes fourth in a row

The final day of racing at the MC38 Nationals was as unpredictable as they come with the remnants of an overnight southerly front, storm activity, and an ever-attempting sea breeze. Regardless of the fickle breeze, and finding themselves in some tricky situations, the defending champions on Ginger, skippered by eighty-something-year-old Leslie Green are again the […]

Festival of Sails 2017

The wrap! Wednesday 25 January Tuesday 24 January I was awake at sunrise watching the clouds rip over Corio Bay, knowing it was going to be a ripper day on the water (or maybe I am a little jet lagged, though I won’t admit it)! What better way to start the final day than with […]

Quantum Key West Race Week

All of the updates while at Quantum Key West Race Week in January 2016! You can check out all of my images from the event here. Day 5 – Brought to you by Quantum Sails The final day at Quantum Key West Race Week did not disappoint. You can check out all of my images […]