Category Archives : WYRF


8 Business of Yacht Racing Questions. Part 2 – Jim O’Toole

Yesterday we featured the views of Mark Turner from the Extreme Sailing Series. Today, we get the responses to 8 key sailing business questions from the CEO of the World Match Racing Tour – Jim O’Toole. [cleeng_content id="193334340" description="99 cents or 10,000 hours. The path to being an expert can be easy or hard. " […]


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8 Business of Yacht Racing Questions. Part 1 – Mark Turner.

With the leaders of the sport of sailing all gathered together in one place for the World Yacht Racing Forum in Estoril, we took the chance to ask some of them a set of eight questions. [cleeng_content id="657260062" description="99 cents or 10,000 hours. The path to being an expert can be easy or hard. " […]


James Spithill Addresses the 2010 World Yacht Racing Forum.

The World Yacht Racing Forum held its 3rd Edition in Estoril, Portugal from the 14th to 15th of December. Over the coming days and weeks, we will be writing up our notes from the conference as well as bringing you insight from some of yacht racing’s top leaders and decision makers. [cleeng_content id="984571434" description="99 cents […]

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Meanwhile – In the Real World, Sailing Gets a Boost from Oprah.

[cleeng_content id="825249941" description="99 cents or 10,000 hours. The path to being an expert can be easy or hard. " price="0.99"]While the Yacht Racing industry sat inside a conference venue in Portugal, trying to answer Richard Simmonds question – Who is the most well known sailing personality? Sailing was getting more publicity than it has had […]


World Yacht Racing Forum 2010 Round Up. Coming Soon.

Many of the who’s who of the yacht racing and sailing industry have been in Estoril this week for the World Yacht Racing forum. The topics ranged from the America’s Cup to the environmental credentials of yacht racing. The Extreme Sailing Series kicked it off on Monday night with an announcement of a new 9 […]