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Monthly Archives: February 2015

Port of Los Angeles Harbor Cup 13 – 15 March 2015

Ten of the best collegiate sailing teams from across the country will descend on Los Angeles Yacht Club® March 13 through15 to test their sailing prowess as they battle it out for the prestigious Port of Los Angeles Harbor Cup Trophy. This perpetual trophy was deeded to Los Angeles Yacht Club by the Port of Los Angeles in 2008, to ...

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Sydney Trailer Boat Show 7-8 March 2015

Sydney Trailer Boat Show – With origins going back to the early sixties at Silverwater Park, the Show has been heralded as one of Sydney’s oldest Boat Shows and has evolved to bring visitors a greater line up of trailer boating, a segment that remains the leading and most popular boating type for Australians. With more than 90% of all ...

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Laser World Championship

Over 2000 sailors to race in Kingston  – Laser Standard Men’s World Championships (June 29-July 8), the Laser Masters World Championships (July 10-18), and the Laser Radial Youth World Championships (August 14-20) are being hosted by the CORK. The 2015 CORK regatta calendar also includes the Laser Canadian Championships (June 19-21) and the CORK Annual August Series featuring numerous National ...

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FALMOUTH CLASSICS JUNE 12 – 14, 2015

Free berthing and mooring at this year’s Falmouth Classics 2015 The organisers of the Falmouth Classics Regatta have said they will be offering more to competitors at this year’s event. As the Falmouth Classics Association prepares to set sail for three days of racing in June, coinciding with the town’s sea shanty festival, the regatta and parade of sail is ...

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ISAF Women’s Match Racing 2015

The Notice of Race for the 2015 ISAF Women’s Match Racing World Championship has been released. et to be held in Middelfart, Denmark from 8-12 July, the 2015 edition of the Women’s Match Race Worlds will welcome the world’s finest female match racers as they fight for the title. Organised by Match Racing Denmark and Middelfart Sejlklub in conjunction with ...

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Volvo Ocean Race – Morning Report Wednesday 25 Feb

Overnight Ian Walker reported getting ahead of Charles Caudrelier’s Dongfeng only to have Mother Nature take it all back again, getting caught under a rain cloud in light winds. Abu Dhabi has since been springing in and out like they are attached by elastic with Dongfeng. Chinese boat now leads, stretching it to the most it’s been in the last ...

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Barcelona World Race – Deliverance is Obvious…A Good Day

The deliverance from the Pacific will have been notable for Cheminées Poujoulat. After passing Cape Horn at 0100hrs this Thursday morning in 20-25kts of WSW’ly winds, passing 14 miles south of the rock, Bernard Stamm and Jean Le Cam have accelerated into much flatter waters. Now they enjoy the twin benefits of the wind veered more to the west and ...

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Volvo Ocean Race Barkow and Lush

Kaenon’s Steve Rosenberg talks with Team SCA crew members Sally Barkow and Annie Lush before the start of Leg 4 of the Volvo Ocean Race. Both are former Olympic match racers, who have switched to ocean racing. Both are wearing the new prescription Kaenon sunglasses in the 40,000nm race around the world. Steve Rosenberg talks first with Sally Barkow on ...

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RORC Caribbean 600 Record Pace

Record Pace: Day Two AM Report: RORC Caribbean 600 – Larry Landry & Paul McDowell’s Farr 60, Prospector (USA) crashes through the waves at the start of the RORC Caribbean 600. By dawn on the second day of the RORC Caribbean 600, the vast majority of the 64-strong fleet were negotiating the chicane of islands to the northern end of ...

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Walpole in the Trees Regatta 2015

Walpole in the Trees Regatta 2015 – Despite the last few weeks of isolation due to fires and road closures, preparations have not ceased for the small rural town of Walpole on the south coast of Western Australia in gearing up for another huge event of the year – over the Labour Day long weekend of the 28th February and ...

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