Archive for October, 2015

Stirling Moss: My Racing Life receives Special Commendation at the Royal Automobile Club Motoring Book of the Year 2015

Stirling Moss: My Racing Life received Special Commendation at the prestigious Royal Automobile Club Motoring Book of the Year Award. The event was held at the Pall Mall clubhouse on Wednesday 28 October 2015. The book, written by Sir Stirling Moss with Simon Taylor, received huge praise from judges. One of them, Henry Hope-Frost of […]

British Horseracing Overcomes the Hurdle of Recession

According to Horseracing, a new Market Report from market intelligence provider Key Note, the British horseracing industry was estimated to have performed fairly strongly in 2014, with the total turnover of racehorse owners in Britain estimated to have increased by 11.1%, alongside a 7.9% increase in total prize money distributions. While the performance of horseracing […]

Scorchers secure Third BBL Win

Surrey Scorchers completed another 4th quarter comeback on Saturday evening as they overcame a gutsy Plymouth Raiders outfit to take a 91-86 win at Surrey Sports Park. Raiders led for much of the encounter only for Surrey to stage what is becoming a characteristic fight back in the final period, bagging 35 points to edge […]

HERO Events teams up with Zenith – to become official Timekeeper of the HERO Cup.

HERO Events’ legendary classic rallies have always encompassed three key elements: precision, endurance and passion. These elements have brought Europe’s leading classic car platform into partnership with Zenith Watches, one of the last real Swiss Manufacturers, famous for its legendary high frequency El Primero movement and a Brand that is celebrating its 150th anniversary in […]

2016 Royal Automobile Club 1000 Mile Trial Entry Opens‏

Award winning event opens for entries   London, 21st October 2015   In July 2014 a landmark event returned to the motor sport calendar, the Royal Automobile Club 1000 Mile Trial fuelled the public’s imagination and brought communities together as it passed through their villages – it was an event that paid homage to the […]

EX BARCELONA FOOTBALL LEGEND CARLES PUYOL TARGETS FABREGAS, KLOPP IN SHOOT-OUT

Barcelona, Spain. The legendary former Barcelona captain Carles Puyol has laid down a challenge in a YouTube video (https://youtu.be/N0wWtStKNUE ) to his famed fellow countryman and Chelsea midfielder Cesc Fabregas in an international football target competition. A similar challenge from Puyol has already been accepted by new Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp. Puyol set the challenge […]

Revised regulation to reduce superyacht NOx emissions

The International Maritime Organisation (IMO), an agency of the United Nations, announced that the revised IMO Tier III emission regulation will come into action from 1st January 2016. The 66th meeting of the IMO’s Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC66) agreed a revised course to regulate NOx emissions from shipping. To summarise, the IMO Tier III, […]

Report: Overtime Heartbreak for Scorchers

Surrey Scorchers bowed out of the BBL Cup in the most heart-breaking fashion last night as the London Lions clinched an overtime win at Surrey Sports Park. Three dominant quarters for the visitors gave little hope for the 700+ home fans in the arena, until a 30-point haul in the final period sent the tie […]

2015 TOUR DE FRANCE SAITAMA CRITERIUM: READY TO ROLL

The 2015 edition of the Tour de France Saitama Critérium will offer a few innovations, with a program that will now feature an individual time-trial. In addition to the riders from the Tour de France and Japan’s best, the time-trial will be open to para-cycling riders and female cyclists… SAITAMA ALSO WELCOMES THE LADIES… Cycling […]

On board interior crew training attracts new investment

Barcelona Crew advises that on board interior crew training programmes are continuing to grow in popularity, with superyacht owners, captains and department managers more willing to invest in recent years. According to a recent Dockwalk.com poll of stewards/stewardesses, around 63% of respondents have conducted or participated in some form of interior crew training on board: […]