Daily Echo: Sailsolent with Will Carson

Hampshire sailor key to boosting America's Cup audience

Daily Echo: Ben Ainslie

1:40pm Monday 2nd March 2015

Sir Keith Mills is excited to be bringing the America’s Cup to British waters this summer for the first time in 164 years – a World Series event he believes will prove just the start, thanks to his confidence in fellow knight Ben Ainslie.

Hampshire skipper returns to top of Volvo Ocean Race leaderboard

Daily Echo:

12:16pm Sunday 1st March 2015

Ian Walker lost out in a ‘drag race’ for leg 4 honours in the Volvo Ocean Race but still had every reason to be buoyant after returning to the top of the leaderboard.

Close finish in prospect for Volvo Ocean Race leg 4

Daily Echo:

4:06pm Friday 27th February 2015

Everything is set for a thrilling finish in the latest stage of the Volvo Ocean Race tomorrow morning.

Exclusive: Williams wants title number six

Daily Echo: Ian Williams

6:00am Thursday 26th February 2015

HAMPSHIRE match racing hero Ian Williams will attempt to win a historic sixth world title this season, Sail Solent can exclusively reveal.

Drag race for Walker's crew

Daily Echo:

4:00am Thursday 26th February 2015

IAN Walker’s quest for a second win in four legs was looking more and more likely last night after his crew reeled in Volvo Ocean Race frontrunners Dongfeng.

Narrow lead for Walker in Volvo Ocean Race

Daily Echo:

8:28pm Monday 23rd February 2015

The yacht skippered by Hampshire sailor Ian Walker (below) has a narrow lead this evening in the fourth leg of the Volvo Ocean Race.

Hampshire sailors in sea-saw battle for round-the-world race lead

Daily Echo:

8:47pm Sunday 22nd February 2015

HAMPSHIRE’S Ian Walker was this evening in third place on the fourth leg of the Volvo Ocean Race as the sprint to New Zealand continued.

Hampshire sailor wins world title for record-breaking fifth time

Daily Echo: Ian Williams

11:06am Saturday 14th February 2015

HAMPSHIRE sailor Ian Williams has secured his place in history after winning a record fifth World Match Racing Tour title.

Hampshire sailors split up on Volvo Ocean Race

Daily Echo:

2:45pm Wednesday 11th February 2015

Hampshire sailors have split ways in the round the world Volvo Ocean Race fourth stage.

Walker all-too-familiar with perils of South China Sea

Daily Echo:

6:29pm Monday 9th February 2015

Southampton sailor Ian Walker is all too familiar with the dangers of the South China Sea – where sailors on the Volvo Ocean Race are currently battling rough seas.

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