News

  • AZAB Newsletter – May 2019 - Welcome to the May edition of the MailASail AZAB 2019 newsletter. The flags are ready, the programme is being printed, the full sailing instructions are now online… it really is the final countdown to the MailASail AZAB 2019! All IRC and Declarations are in – well done and thank you everyone! And our thanks to all […]
  • AZAB Newsletter – April 2019 - Welcome to the April edition of the MailASail AZAB 2019 newsletter. This issue find out the latest info on important dates for your diary, including all the exciting social events we’ve got planned for you this year. We also have a free training session hosted by our title sponsors MailASail – so read more to […]
  • Event Updates April 2019 - The race is fast approaching and the team have been busy making sure everything is in place to make this the best and biggest year yet! Here are the latest updates for the upcoming race: MailASail Training Session Saturday 27th April  Title sponsors MailASail are offering a complimentary training session ‘Email & Weather via Satellite […]
  • Important Dates for Your Diary - As the countdown continues towards to 2019 race, we wanted to share a little reminder of some of the important upcoming dates, to help you along with your preparations. We hope you will all have seen these dates in the last newsletter – please get in touch if you don’t appear to be on the […]
  • Golden Globe Hero Mark Slats enters AZAB - Dutchman Mark Slats, runner-up in the Golden Globe, has entered the MailaSail AZAB 2019 in his Rustler 36 Maverick. Mark is no stranger to Falmouth and won the Sitran Challenge race from Falmouth to Les Sables d’Olonne prior to the Golden Globe. Prior to that he rowed single-handed across the Atlantic in the 2017 Talisker […]
  • AZAB Newsletter – February 2019 - Welcome to the February edition of the MailASail AZAB 2019 newsletter. This issue find out how you can get your hands on the official race merchandise, and see how you can be part of our work to reduce single-use plastic. The team are available at any time if you have any questions as we countdown […]
  • AZAB Newsletter – December 2018 - Hello to all AZAB competitors, past and present. Welcome to your latest newsletter for the MailASail AZAB 2019. This issue, we’ve got news about our associated charity, and an update on the race merchandise that will soon be available. If you have any questions at any time, please do get in touch. We will be […]
  • Discover more: A guide to Falmouth and Ponta Delgada - Thinking of entering the MailaSail AZAB 2019? Or perhaps you already have and want to know more about where you will be sailing? This handy guide to Falmouth and Ponta Delgada gives you an overview of the two locations you will visit as part of your race. Falmouth, Cornwall As the third deepest natural harbour […]
  • AZAB Newsletter – September 2018 - Hello to all AZAB competitors, past and present. Welcome to your latest newsletter for the MailASail AZAB 2019. This issue, we’ve got some important dates for your diaries, details of new sponsors and information about how we’re continuing to build our support for competitors. If you have any questions at any time, please do get […]
  • MailASail is the New Title Sponsor for AZAB 2019 - The AZAB 2019 (The Azores and Back Race) committee is delighted to announce MailASail as the title sponsor for the race. This means that the next AZAB race will be called the MailASail AZAB Race 2019. The AZAB is a challenging 2,400-mile international ocean yacht race, taking place every four years. The next race will […]