Sailing with Canova

Sailing with Canova

[Original article: https://www.osterlund.co.uk/sailing-with-canova/] CANOVA – TECHNOLOGY MEETS BEAUTY In the middle of February, just before any of us had realised how serious the Corona virus outbreak was becoming, Roger and I were invited to sail aboard Canova by...
Sur le Léman, pas de régates mais de l’innovation

Sur le Léman, pas de régates mais de l’innovation

[Original article: https://www.letemps.ch/sport/leman-regates-linnovation] L’annulation des événements véliques du mois de juin n’a pas limité les ardeurs de passionnés avides de technologie, à l’image de Thomas Jundt, qui vient de mettre à l’eau son flambant neuf...
DSS goes Cableless

DSS goes Cableless

[Original article: https://www.seahorsemagazine.com/current-issue/156-content/june-2020/908-dss-goes-cableless] The creative talents of Infiniti Yachts and Doyle Sails – between them responsible for two of the biggest breakthroughs in modern performance yachting –...
DSS, a short history

DSS, a short history

DYNAMIC STABILITY SYSTEM (DSS) History Leading British yacht designer Hugh Welbourn first contemplated the fitting of foils that create lift on the leeward side of a yacht when he sailed around the world doublehanded with the first Whitbread Round the World Race in...
Superyacht with Wings

Superyacht with Wings

By now it is a known fact: the deployment of foils, hydrofoils or immersed wings is currently revolutionizing the sailing yachts’ world and more generally small sailing craft as well. We’re not just talking about foils that allow boats to rise off the water and to...