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Afloat News

GLORY DAYS: Lijia Xu with Jon Emmett

Afloat: Jon and Xu ready to go for Olympic gold again

SHOW OF SUPPORT: Megan Pascoe, seated centre, received a warm welcome home

Sailing: Party time Pascoe savours title glory

BRIGHT FUTURE: Weymouth windsurfer Sam Anstey

Afloat: Ambitious Anstey sets bar high for new term

TOP PRIZE: UK Windsurfing Association Windsurfer of the Year Kevin Greenslade, right, with son Finley

Afloat: Speed freak Kev lands top windsurfing title

CROSSING THE LINE: Passion in the Boxing Day race

Afloat: Boxing Day spoils for Tumbarumba

TASTY EVENT: Weymouth Sailing Club commodore Euan McNair’s punch party

Afloat: Weymouth Sailing Club’s bumper festive events

EVERY VOTE COUNTS: Kevin Greenslade

Afloat: Speedster Kevin Greenslade’s up for UK honour

OCH AYE:The Scottish-themed evening is enjoyed by Castle Cove members

Afloat: Scottish theme for a Christmas social at Castle Cove

MEDAL HOPEFUL: Weymouth’s Lily Young

Afloat: Windsurfer Lily Young gears up for a big year

TRIP: Tall ship Pelican

Afloat: Chance to win voyage aboard tall ship Pelican


Afloat: Change at the helm of Weymouth Sailing Club

BODY BLOW: Elliot Willis and Luke Patience

Sailing: Patience 'gutted' for 470 partner Willis

GOLD GLORY: From left, Hannah Stodel, Steve Thomas and John Robertson

GOLD: British Sonar team Stodel, Thomas and Robertson take top spot at Para World Sailing Championships in Melbourne

TAKING OVER: Stephen Green

Afloat: Stephen Green is new Castle Cove commodore

REWARDED: Paul Compton

Afloat: TS Pelican captain Paul Compton praised for services to young

SILVER SECURED: Alexandra Rickham and Niki Birrell

Afloat: SKUD duo clinch first GB medal at worlds Down Under

STILL SECOND: SKUD duo Alexandra Rickham and Niki Birrell

Afloat: British crews consolidate second place at worlds

IN SECOND: SKUD duo Alexandra Rickham and Niki Birrell

Afloat: British sailors poised to strike for medals in Melbourne

GOLDEN QUEST: Helena Lucas

Afloat: British sailors chasing world gold in Melbourne

IN CONTROL: Giles Scott

Afloat: Star sailor Scott continues to shine in Gold Cup

TROPHY TIME: Castle Cove Sailing Club award winners show off their prizes

Afloat: Castle Cove celebrate a super summer season


Afloat: Ace Scott takes over at the top in New Zealand


Afloat: Defending Finn champion Scott makes good start Down Under

PUDDING THE EFFORT IN: Racers take part in the annual event

Afloat: Entries open for annual Chase the Pudding Race

NOMINATED: Jack Cookson

Afloat: Dorchester ace Cookson up for top sailing gong

ARGENTINA ADVENTURE: John Pink and Stuart Bithell

Sailing: Brits ready to start medal quest at 49er and 49erFX worlds


Afloat: Royal recognition for devoted Alun

HIGH HOPES: Youngster Alex McFarlane

Afloat: Alex is focused on more Radial glory


Sailing: Shaw and 470 duo claim gold in Abu Dhabi


Sailing: Abu Dhabi mission for British sailors


Windsurfing: Another world silver for Shaw in Oman

CHAMPION: Portland’s Megan Pascoe

Afloat: Pascoe edges Lucas on home waters

OMAN MISSION: Nick Dempsey

Sailing: Dempsey and Shaw gunning for gold in Oman

SILVER FINISH: Hannah Mills and Saskia Clark

Sailing: Another silver for Mills and Clark at 470 worlds

PIPPED TO FIRST PLACE: Castle Cove’s Jon Emmett

Afloat: Emmett edged out in Autumn Qualifier

MEDAL JOY: Hannah Mills, left, and Saskia Clark

Afloat: Mills and Clark ready for tilt at another world title

FIRST PLACE: Castle Cove’s  Jon Emmett

Afloat: Emmett in top place

INSPIRING: Team Chesil at the Oxford Grand Prix

Afloat: Tough sailing season comes to an end

SPEEDSTER: Winner Scotty Stallman

Afloat: Stallman holds on to junior Speed Week title

SPEED SHOW: Vestas Sailrocket 2 will be on display

Afloat: Record breaker on show at Weymouth Speed Week

GREAT EXPERIENCE: Portland Gig Rowing Club members who took part in the Great London River Race

Afloat: Island crew take on epic Great River Race

SHINING LIGHT: Alex McFarlane with the winner's trophy

Afloat: Trophy time for star sailor Alex

WINNER: Richard Woof on JO 90

Afloat: Bart’s Bash has a competitive edge

CLASS WIN: Bryony Shaw

Afloat: GB stars are out in force

MEMORIAL SERVICE: Pictured, left to right: Portland Town Crier, Rev James Menzies, Portland Town Mayor Rod Wild, two Sea Cadets, Tony Cash, Christine Payne (MNA Welfare rep), Weymouth & Portland mayor Christine James and Standard Bearers

Afloat: VJ Day memorial service and unveiling

GREAT MEMORIES: Iain Percy, left, and Andrew Simpson celebrating Olympic gold

Afloat: Sailors aiming to beat Bash cash record

ON THE WATER: Amy Seabright and Anna Carpenter  Picture: BRITISH SAILING TEAM

Sailing: Weymouth and Portland to host national series

RECIPIENTS: Members of the Portland Royal Naval Association receive charity money at the Corner House Inn

Afloat: RNA mourn death of daily tot of rum ration

COUNTDOWN TO THE GREAT EVENT: Sailing in last year’s Bart’s Bash

Afloat: Countdown to Bart's Bash continues

THIRD OLYMPICS: Windsurfer Bryony Shaw

Sailing: Star names get Team GB call for Rio 2016

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