Tag Archives : Stena Match Cup Sweden


Qualifying at Stena Match Cup Sweden

Canfield and Hansen on the ascent Marstrand, Sweden (1st July 2014): A change of conditions brought a change in fortune for several of the 14 teams competing in the second day of Qualifying at Stena Match Cup Sweden, stage two of the 2014 Alpari World Match Racing Tour. Today the wind was lighter and blowing […]


Legend Magnus Holmberg to Compete on Alpari Tour Stage in Sweden

Match Racing Legend Magnus Holmberg to Compete on Alpari Tour Stage in Sweden London, UK, (17th June 2014): All time sailing legend and former America’s Cup campaigner Magnus Holmberg has been given a wildcard invitation to compete at the Stena Match Cup Sweden, the second stage of the Alpari World Match Racing Tour 2014. Holmberg […]


Alpari World Match Racing Tour

Alpari World Match Racing Tour Ben Ainslie winning Gold at London 2012 Stars Return for Gold Cup Challenge London, UK (Monday 19th August 2013): Sir Ben Ainslie and four former King Edward VII Gold Cup Champions will return to lead the fleet in the 2013 edition of the Argo Group Gold Cup. Reigning champ Taylor […]


Chicago Match Cup-Alpari World Match Racing Tour

Canfield bounces off the ropes for Chicago victory   Chicago, USA (Sunday, 11th August): Taylor Canfield bounced back from 0-2 to take a last-gasp victory at the Chicago Match Cup today. Representing the US Virgin Islands but also a hometown favourite as race director of the Chicago Match Race Center, the crowd of spectators went […]


Stena Match Cup Sweden

Robertson Muscles His Way To The Top In Windy Marstrand Marstrand, Sweden (Monday 2nd July): Phil Robertson has been sailing out of his skin to be joint top of the leaderboard with Simone Ferrarese after a stunning day of sunshine and strong wind at Stena Match Cup Sweden. The Kiwi skipper of WAKA Racing sits […]


Stena Match Cup Sweden

Match Racers ready to battle like gladiators in Sweden Twelve teams are getting ready to rumble at Stena Match Cup Sweden, which attracts over 100,000 spectators to the picturesque island of Marstrand. It’s a midsummer’s vacation paradise for the Swedish spectators, and a natural amphitheatre for some brutal match racing battles on this, the Alpari […]


Alpari World Match Racing Tour – Germany

First time victory in Germany for Ian Williams   Langenargen, Germany (20th May 2013): Lake Constance left it right until the last moment to get uncooperative at Match Race Germany. An ominous-looking rain cloud was on its way across the third largest lake in Europe from Switzerland, sucking all the wind out of the vicinity […]


Alpari World Match Racing Tour

Alpari World Match Racing Tour fires up Langenargen, Germany (May 14, 2013): Top match racing crews from around the world are gathering on the north shore of Lake Constance this week ready for the first salvos of the 2013 Alpari World Match Racing Tour, starting on Thursday. The Tour this year comprises six events, starting […]


Global brand STENA backs Swedish match racer Johnie Berntsson

New Title Sponsor For Berntsson Sailing Team Global brand STENA backs Swedish match racer Johnie Berntsson in his bid to win the 2013 Alpari World Match Racing Tour London, UK (Monday 9 March): The international brand STENA, one of Sweden’s biggest family-owned companies with businesses worldwide, has announced their title sponsorship of the Stena Sailing […]


Pelle P Announced As Official Clothing Partner Of The Alpari World Match Racing Tour Gothenburg, Sweden

Pelle P Announced As Official Clothing Partner Of The Alpari World Match Racing Tour Gothenburg, Sweden – 1 February 2013: The Alpari World Match Racing Tour (AWMRT) has today unveiled a partnership with leading Swedish clothing brand Pelle P as part of its continued drive to introduce more commercial partners to the world’s leading professional […]