The Sorrento Sailing Couta Boat club is the chosen one to host the first ever WASZP Australian Championships. This event will be held during the Australia Day weekend from the 25th to 28th January 2018. Sorrento is a very popular place for water sports and both the locals and the tourists throng here to enjoy the best of water sports. It is really an honor for the Sorrento to host the inaugural WASZP Australian Championships.
It is believed that the event will see some of the best fleets in action. As many as 70 boats from Australia are taking part in the event. It is said that about 500 boats are shipped worldwide. The WASZP is an open for all kinds of event that does not limit entry to any level of sailing or foiling. This is a chance for everyone interested in sailing and adventure sports to try their luck and also to enjoy what Sorrento has to offer.
The Chief Executive Officer of Volvo Ocean Race Mark Turner has quit from the organization, according to reports. The move is shocking as it is a few weeks before the first race of the planned 2017/2018 Volvo Ocean Race.
There were some issues like the plan to change the race to a bi-annual event and build a new foil-assisted yacht for the next edition of the race. The board has now announced that they are reconsidering the schedule for future races.Continue reading