Boat Of ‘Formula One’ Transforms To Yacht Racing

Can you imagine what will happen when big data, self-learning technology and artificial intelligence will meet aerodynamics? Some sports have harnessed the technology power as well as motor racing. However, the high technology has also come from the transformation of yachting and the America’s Cup in particular.

About two years back, the Land Rover became the eponymous Ben Ainslie Racing (BAR) title sponsor, a team of British yacht formed by the four-time Olympic gold medalist. Here, the manufacturer of the motor used this link with industry of boating industry to build the first-ever boat for race boat and that was called as team Land Rover BAR. It sailed in the Bermuda in America’s Cup of 2017. Continue reading Boat Of ‘Formula One’ Transforms To Yacht Racing

25th Anniversary Of Glandore Classic Boat Regatta

The 25th anniversary of the Glandore Classic Boat Regatta will be held in July this year.


There would be a unique event called Parade of Sail which will have several restored and unique boats to grace the occasion. Among these the AK Lien, a restored sail trader would be showcased as well. This is the sole vessel of the Sail Trader category that exists of Ireland. Hence, sailing enthusiasts will get a rare chance to see this heritage vessel on the ocean waters. The event will have four days of races, where eight diverse classes are lined up so far. There would be a unique event called cruise in company that will travel to Castletownshend from 23rd to 28th of July. It would be part of the lineup of Glandore regatta. Here a demonstration would also be held of synchronized sailing which will be a highlighted event of this regatta. The vessels taking part in this event will sail from Dublin Bay Water Wags. Continue reading 25th Anniversary Of Glandore Classic Boat Regatta