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Spring Regatta

The Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club’s annual Spring Regatta was held over the weekend of the 11th and 12th of May to officially close the club’s 2018-19 sailing season . . .


Hebe Haven Yacht Club Open Day

The weather did little to dampen enthusiasm at the Hebe Haven Yacht Club Sailing Centre Open Day 2019 as more than 2,000 visitors queued up to experience boating in its many forms – sailing in dinghies and keelboats . . .


Sun Hung Kai Scallywag Foundation

Sun Hung Kai & Co has partnered with the Hebe Haven Yacht Club and charitable organisation, Sailability Hong Kong . . .


Nations Cup

Sailing on Sunday, the 28th of April 2019, was “just about as good as we ever get in the harbour,” said Irishman Mick McCool . . .


Monsoon Spring Series 2019

The final two races of the HHYC San Miguel Monsoon Spring Series 2019 started at 1400 on the 27th of April under dark clouds and 15 knots of wind . . .


World Rowing Coastal Championships

Up to 700 competitors are anticipated for the 2019 World Rowing Coastal Championships, to be held in Hong Kong from the 1st to the 3rd of November . . .


Sailors' Awards Night

The Hebe Haven Yacht Club’s Sailors’ Awards Night for the year 2018 took place on the 23rd of March 2019. Actually, there was a lot more to it than the title suggests . . .

Sailing Festival

In what has become one of the most hotly-contested team racing events in Hong Kong, the 17th Boase Cohen & Collins Inter-School Sailing Festival was held last weekend . . .

DB debacle

The closure of DB Marina and eviction of some 200 boats by HK Resort has been reported on at length in the South China Morning Post, on portals and blogs . . .

Pacifico Voyager 99

Pacifico Voyager 99 A presentation of the Pacifico Voyager 99 (pictured right) was held at the Seven Feet Yacht Club (Vladivostok) mid last year and guests were invited to review this luxury catamaran . . .

Merry Fisher
875 Marlin

Jeanneau’s Merry Fisher 875 Marlin, a manoeuvrable and sturdy runabout, under cover. It features all the characteristics of a ‘Crossover of the Sea”, as Jeanneau puts it . . .

Macau Yacht Show

Held in the Fisherman’s Wharf Marina on the Macau waterfront, the 8th China Macau International Yacht Import & Export Fair ran from the 1st to the 4th of November 2018. The show appears to be settling in to a regular, and more sensible, venue and long may this continue . . .

Solar expedition
yacht launched

Burma Boating, a sailing firm owned by Myanmar tourism trailblazer, Memories Group, has unveiled the latest acquisition to its fleet — the S55, a 16.7-metre solar-powered yacht . . .

Macao Cup 2019

After four days of racing, Team Wan Boo Fish Sailing from Macau and Team WYC Lake Constance were crowned overall winners of the inaugural Greater Bay Area Cup Regatta and Macao Cup 2019 . . .

Ruffian Class

Overcast skies and drizzle greeted the Ruffian fleet as it headed out of the Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club for the Hung Hom start of the Ruffian Class Championships 2018 in Victoria Harbour . . .

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