2014 J.P. Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race
The annual J.P. Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race, organised by the Island Sailing Club in Cowes, is a one-day yacht race around the Isle of Wight, and takes place in 2014 on Saturday, 21 June. Click here for more info . . .
Top events in Cowes for 2014
2014 is set be yet another vintage year for Cowes. Many of the yachting and powerboating events represent the pinnacle of their sport whilst others provide a showcase for the best of club racing, rallies, and regattas. Click here for more info . . .
Did you know that doing what you love is good for you?! Find out about the ‘health benefits of sailing’, from Caroline Hurley - Sports Massage Therapist I.I.H.H.T ART(Redg) at BeCalmed in Cowes. Click here for more info . . .
The Royal Ocean Racing Club (RORC) have confirmed Sevenstar, leading Dutch specialist yacht transport company, as title sponsor of the 1,802 nautical mile non-stop race starting from Cowes, Isle of Wight on 10 August 2014. Click here for more info . . .
Calling all Island dinghy sailors! The RYA Suzuki Dinghy Show is the only place to be over the weekend of 1-2 March if you’re passionate about dinghy sailing or are thinking about taking to the water for the first time - it’s a great day for all the family!
Cowes Harbour Master Capt. Stuart McIntosh talks to COWES.co.uk about his career at sea in the Merchant Navy and on superyachts, his position as Cowes Harbour Master and Chief Executive, the importance of Cowes as a yachting and visitor destination, and his long term vision for the harbour.
Giles Scott and Hannah Mills of the British Sailing Team will be taking to the water on board the IMOCA 60 JP Morgan Asset Management Rosalba in this year’s Round the Island Race, organised by the Island Sailing Club. • Read More • 22/06/2015
The British Powerboat Racing Club, organisers of the Cowes Torquay Cowes Offshore Powerboat Race, have announced that the stat line of the 2015 event will be from the Royal Yacht Squadron to coincide with the 200th Anniversary. • Read More • 18/06/2015
South Boats IOW Ltd., the UK’s foremost manufacturer of state of the art Wind Farm Crew Transfer Vessels (CTV’s), has delivered the South Cat 23m, ‘Iceni Venture’ to Iceni Marine Services Ltd. • Read More • 09/06/2015
The Royal Yacht Squadron (RYS) will be holding a Fleet Review on 5th June as part of its bicentenary, celebrating 200 years of yachting. Starting at 2pm the Duke of Edinburgh, as Admiral of the Royal Yacht Squadron, will review the yachts belonging to members of the RYS. • Read More • 02/06/2015
Following the success of its 2010 national championship at Cowes Week, the Sigma 33 class association has chosen the event once again, as a platform in which to run its 2015 national championship, writes Sue Pelling. • Read More • 21/05/2015
Celebrations commemorating the Royal Yacht Squadron's Bicentenary International Regatta in Cowes are drawing closer and with less than 80 days left until the start of the event, for some competing yachts, preparation is getting frantic. • Read More • 20/05/2015
The number of entrants for 2015's Round the Island Race has officially reached the 900 mark. Race organisers, the Island Sailing Club is pleased to see a number of race partners lining up. • Read More • 13/05/2015
The Isle of Wight Literary Festival is an opportunity for book-lovers to celebrate the written and spoken word. This year, the line up includes Mary Berry, Alan Tichmarsh, Michael Morpurgo, Peter and Dan Snow. • Read More • 27/04/2015
Cowes RNLI lifeboat was among the vessels involved in a major emergency in Southampton Water this evening when a tug suddenly capsized, resulting in a subsequent dramatic life or death rescue of one of the two men aboard. • Read More • 31/03/2015
2015 is set be a landmark year for Cowes Harbour with the final stages of works on the new detached Breakwater commencing in June and construction due to be completed by October. • Read More • 30/03/2015
New Local Notices to Mariners from Cowes Harbour Commission, numbers 08 and 09, giving an update on the tidal flows within the Inner Harbour and an update on the latest breakwater works. • Read More • 24/02/2015