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Monthly Archives: May 2016

TP52 Super Series ~ Azzurra

Azzurra climbs back up in the standings at TP52 Super Series

Azzurra climbs back up in the standings showing excellent form. Today was Provezza’s day with two bullets; Azzurra took second in race two, while Quantum still has the overall lead This morning Azzurra left the dock at Marina di Scarlino impatient to put yesterday’s unsatisfactory performance behind her. The 10 to 14 knot southwesterly wind was slightly stronger and more ...

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Transat bakerly 2016 Ends

Transat bakerly 2016 ends today with last finisher crossing the line

As The Transat bakerly 2016 came to an end today – with the last finisher crossing the line off New York – the race owner and organiser, OC Sport Pen Duick, confirmed that it will be in the calendar for 2020, following on from the Route du Rhum – Destination Guadeloupe in 2018. Hervé Favre, the Event Director of The ...

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WIM Series ~ Carlos Aguilar Match Race

WIM Series announces the venue and date of Carlos Aguilar Match Race

The Women’s International Match Racing Series (WIM Series), is pleased to announce that the eighth annual Carlos Aguilar Match Race (CAMR), presented by the U.S. Virgin Islands Department of Tourism and set for December 1 – 4, will be the fifth and prestigious finale event of the 2016 WIM Series. The CAMR, known for bringing some of the best international ...

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GC32 Racing Tour

Team ENGIE to take part in the first big event of the GC32 Racing Tour

They are there. After months of waiting, punctuated by long training periods, debriefings and fitness sessions, Team ENGIE will finally take part in the first big event of the GC32 Racing Tour season. Sébastien Rogues and his crew are now settled in Riva on Lake Garda in Italy. From Thursday 26th to Sunday 29th of May, nine teams that make ...

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Dangerous Places in the World to go Sailing

dangerous places in the world to go sailing

Where are the most dangerous places in the world to go sailing? The Gulf of AdenThe warning on NATO’s website is unequivocal: “The NATO Shipping Centre strongly advises yachts not to sail through the Gulf of Aden.” That warning is primarily a result of rampant piracy, which targets both the delivery of shipments (costing global trade an estimated $6.6 to $6.9 ...

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Vice Admiral’s Cup 2016

2016 Vice Admiral's Cup produces some fantastic J/111 Class racing

The prestigious 2016 Vice Admiral’s Cup produced some fantastic racing across all six classes but none more so than the J/111 Class. Five J/111s made the podium during the eight race series with four teams winning races. In five races, the top three J/111s were less than 30 seconds apart and the winner of the J/111 Class was decided on ...

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WMRT Newport

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Eight teams, two of them with Rhode Island skippers and crews, will be sailing this Thursday through Saturday at Sail Newport in the Newport Match Race, a qualifier event to see who will win the three remaining berths of 20 available at next week’s World Match Racing Tour (WMRT) Newport. The WMRT Newport’s main event officially kicks off on Memorial ...

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52 Super Series 2016 ~ Ready

When the 2016 52 Super Series answers the start guns on the renowned waters off Scarlino, Tuscany on Wednesday, the 11 teams competing know only too well how important it is to make the best possible opening. The season-long championship spans five regattas between now and the conclusion mid-October in Cascais, Portugal and none want to find themselves rueing silly ...

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YANMAR Moth World Championships 2016

2016 YANMAR Moth World Championships

Three races kicked off the YANMAR Moth Worlds 2016 taking place in Hayama, Japan, 23-29 May 29th. Yesterday’s practice race gave competitors a bit of a leg stretch, ahead of three back to back races today which saw the serious competition get underway. An atmosphere of anticipation in the boat park, set the scene for the day ahead. A southerly breeze ...

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Tour de France à la Voile 2016 – 28 teams to compete

28 teams to compete at 2016 Tour de France à la Voile

In 2016, the Tour de France à la Voile keeps growing around the Diam 24, the event official boat until 2019. With 28 teams, the summer show will also be a key moment for the sport. Staying close to the spectators, the Tour de France à la Voile offers a lot of novelties for a better and easier understanding and ...

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