Girls For Sail principal Annie O'Sullivan, founder of the UK's only female sailing school, is backing Sport England's new campaign to encourage more women into sport.
Cowes is home to one of the most famous sailing regattas in the World, Cowes Week, so it’s little wonder readers have a keen interest in the sport of sailing.
With the many sailing clubs around the Wight, Islanders prove that it’s a ‘sport for all’ and not just those with the means. Here you’ll find all news relating to the sport and leisure activity of sailing.
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Friday, 16th January, 2015 7:24am
By Suzanne and Alan Whitewood with 2 readers' comments
New detached Cowes Breakwater, delivered by Cowes Harbour Commission, unlocks the harbour’s potential and creates catalyst for investment and job opportunities.
Monday, 15th December, 2014 12:26pm
By Louisa Mamakou with 2 readers' comments
Suki Pountney received the award recognition of her efforts in nurturing the club’s young sailors and raising significant funding
Wednesday, 26th November, 2014 2:44pm
By Susie Nation-Grainger with one comment
Last held in British waters in 2011, the America's Cup World Series returns to the Solent in the next two years, with Sir Ben Ainslie racing for Britain.
Tuesday, 25th November, 2014 9:44am
By Sally Perry with 5 readers' comments
The expected cost is in the order of £10 million and the commissioners expect that the whole project is likely to take five years.
Monday, 17th November, 2014 9:28am
By Sally Perry with one comment