Results tagged “sailing”

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Fighting spirit and sheer determination to battle a life-threatening diagnosis of chronic heart failure steered Kevin May onto the road to recovery and ready to embrace new challenges.

ainslienew142.jpgBritain's most successful Olympic sailor set his sights on post-2012 success with the launch of his own racing team.

Ben Ainslie will try to win the America's Cup next year as part of the Oracle Racing team and today he launched Ben Ainslie Racing to take part in the America's Cup World Series, which starts in late August.

Tamara Ecclestone 142.jpgThere was plenty to float the boats of sailing enthusiasts at Excel when the Tullet Prebon Boat Show opened its doors last week.

The annual event with more than 500 exhibitors and 1,000 boats at the exhibition hall was officially opened by heiress and TV presenter Tamara Ecclestone this morning.

The 45m superyacht Harle142.jpgMost of us will have to watch next year's Olympic Games in front of the telly at home.

But some lucky people will have the best seats outside the house, right on Canary Wharf's watery doorstep, when the 45m superyacht Harle will be docked at Wood Wharf for four weeks next July and August.

Veldoverzicht OCOS142.jpg.jpgAn orange army is set to sweep into Greenwich Peninsula for next year's Olympic Games after plans for a campsite for up to 4,500 fans were unveiled today.

Oranje Camping has become a familiar sight at football tournaments in recent years and the owners are bringing the concept to the borough next July.