The boating week in pictures: Chelsea Blues on the Ivory Coast, activists target Japan whaling fleet and riverlife on the Ganges

This week in the world’s best boating photos, Chelsea supporters take to the sea on the Ivory Coast, the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society target Japan’s annual whale cull and a stunning shot reveals river life on the Ganges.

To see all these images head to our best boating photos gallery and look back through all of our weekly picks from the past few months.