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Monthly Archives: July 2015

RS800 Magic Marine Grand Prix 2015 at Beer SC overall

2015 RS800 Magic Marine Grand Prix at Beer SC overall

RS800 Magic Marine Grand Prix 2015 – The forecast for the weekend looked excellent and the 13 teams that made the trip to sunny Beer were not left disappointed. We were served up an epic weekend of wind, waves, sunshine and some very reasonably priced bar refreshments! The icing on the cake was the team of amazing volunteers – helping ...

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Chicago Yacht Club 107th Race to Mackinac 2015

107th Chicago Mackinac Race

The 107th Chicago Mackinac Race got underway with 307 entrants sailing the 289nn course from Chicago to Mackinac Island, Michigan. Thirty-eight boats in the Cruising Division started on July 10, with the rest of the teams starting on July 11. Here is a short highlight reel of this year’s MAC start. Questions And Answers How long is the race? 333 statute ...

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Formula 18 World Championship 2015 – Ready to rock

Formula 18 World Championship

Formula 18 World Championship 2015– After two days of measurements, Pierre-Charles Barraud (Chief Measurer) and his team already completed 160 boats. Thanks to the perfect coordination and the appointment system everything went very smooth. No rush, just only smiles! On Monday at 11:00 the first sailors briefing was held. Everybody is ready for a final test before the Worlds officially ...

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ISAF Nations Cup Grand Final – Vladivostok to host in 2015

ISAF Nations Cup Grand Final – Vladivostok

ISAF Nations Cup Grand Final – From 14 to 19 July, Vladivostok, Russia will host an international regatta – the ISAF Nations Cup Grand Final 2015, an ISAF Grade 1 Match Race event. The regatta in Vladivostok is the largest event in Russia’s 2015 calendar with the Seven Feet Yacht Club playing host. On Tuesday 14 July, 65 strong sailors ...

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Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta 2015 – Day 2 overall

2015 Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta – Day 2 overall

As Volvo Dun Laoghaire Regatta 2015 reaches its halfway stage, overall leaderboards are shaping up across 29 racing classes. With strong winds, the sixth edition of Ireland’s biggest sailing event has produced some impressive performances on the water and boat handling skills are at a premium. With a strong wind warning, there was always going to be gear damage on ...

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Raja Muda 2015 NOR online now

Raja Muda 2015 NOR online now

Greetings from Raja Muda Selangor International Regatta 2015! Notice of Race As promised in the last newsletter, the Notice of Race for 26th Raja Muda Selangor International Regatta is ready for downloading – please go to rmsir.com Should you have any queries regarding the NOR, feel free to drop us a message using the website Contact Us form. For the ...

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Land Rover Sydney GC Yacht Race 2015 – Entries close with 67 yachts

2015 Land Rover Sydney GC Yacht Race - Entries close with 67 yachts

Land Rover Sydney Gold Coast Yacht Race 2015 – Entries in the 2015 Land Rover Sydney Gold Coast Yacht Race close on Friday evening and have exceeded the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s expectations, with 67 boats signed up for the Blue Water Pointscore opener. Boats representing NSW, Queensland, Tasmania, Victoria and South Australia in the 384 nautical mile race top ...

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SeaLink Magnetic Island Race Week

SeaLink Magnetic Island Race Week

The SeaLink Magnetic Island Race Week, which is being held August 27 to September 1, continues to put Magnetic Island and surrounding region on the map as the perfect Spring-time holiday and sailing destination. The regatta showcases the beauty of Magnetic Island and the local region, attracting sailors from around Australia to the annual event which is now in its ...

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Harken UK Musto Skiff Nationals 2015 – Day 2 overall

2015 Harken UK Musto Skiff Nationals – Day 2 overall

Race four Harken UK Musto Skiff Nationals 2015 – After a general recall, the fleet started cleanly under U flag again. In 8kts of breeze and a tricky lumpy swell from the SE, Dave Annan sailed a great first beat and rounded first overlapped with Bruce and Alex Knight in third. The run was widely split with Ian Trotter and ...

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J/70s World Championship 2015

2015 J/70s World Championship

The third day of the 2015 J/70s World Championship for the 78 boats competing for the title, and the conditions are still ideal in La Rochelle. Yesterday evening, the crews enjoyed a dinner party with a beautiful view on the harbor and the sunset. Encounters, jokes and cheerfulness were on the menu, but the competition resumed this morning. The crews ...

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