Daily Echo: Sailsolent with Will Carson

Sir Robin takes Nqoba under his wing

Daily Echo:

9:00am Friday 19th December 2014

SIR Robin Knox-Johnston will mentor a young South African sailor attempting to become the first black skipper in the Clipper Round the World Race.

Sibling rivals call a Christmas truce

Daily Echo:

8:00am Friday 19th December 2014

SAILING siblings Rob and Libby Greenhalgh are putting their team rivalries aside to spend Christmas together at their Hampshire home.

McMillan's hat-trick bid ends in disappointment

Daily Echo: Leigh McMillan

6:00am Friday 19th December 2014

HAMPSHIRE skipper Leigh McMillan was gracious in defeat as he was denied his third Extreme Sailing Series title in a thrilling finale.

Hants sailor claims Volvo Ocean Race podium

Daily Echo:

2:08pm Saturday 13th December 2014

HAMPSHIRE skipper Ian Walker claimed his second podium position in as many legs at the end of the second stage of the Volvo Ocean Race.

McMillan aiming to make history

Daily Echo: Leigh McMillan

7:00am Thursday 11th December 2014

HAMPSHIRE racer Leigh McMillan is today set for a thrilling showdown in his bid for a historic third Extreme Sailing Series title.

Walker chasing another podium place

Daily Echo:

10:33pm Wednesday 10th December 2014

HAMPSHIRE skipper Ian Walker is poised to claim his second podium position in as many legs as the end of the second stage of the Volvo Ocean Race approaches.

Hants sailor suffers setback in bid to make Volvo Ocean Race history

Daily Echo:

8:05pm Sunday 7th December 2014

HAMPSHIRE sailor Ian Walker’s bid to become the first British skipper to win the Volvo Ocean Race suffered a setback as his yacht slipped to third in the second leg of the contest.

Sir Ben Ainslie joins forces with F1 designer in America's Cup bid

Daily Echo: Ben Ainslie

4:37pm Thursday 4th December 2014

The most-successful sailor in Olympic history is to join forces with Formula One's most-decorated designer in a bid to win the America's Cup.

Walker's team hold slender lead in Volvo Ocean Race

Daily Echo:

10:02pm Wednesday 3rd December 2014

IAN Walker’s Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing team continues to hold a narrow lead in the Volvo Ocean Race second leg as the Hampshire sailor’s bid to become the first British skipper to win the race goes on.

Walker overcomes scare to maintain round the world race lead

Daily Echo:

6:10am Wednesday 3rd December 2014

IAN Walker and his Azzam Abu Dhabi crew have passed the halfway point of the second leg of the Volvo Ocean Race in pole position to claim another success.

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