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Daily Archives: 04/04/2017

Lisa Blair

Lisa Blair attempting to be the first woman to sail around Antarctica solo - in her Open 50 Lisa Blair

Lisa Blair 895nm South of Cape Town At approximately 0300hrs (AEST) on April 4, Lisa Blair issued a PAN PAN 895nm south of Cape Town when in 40 knot winds and seven metre swell her boat Climate Action Now was dismasted after the port shroud broke in a knock down. Her position was reported as 048:38:384 S 022:31:430 E. Search ...

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Gulf Regatta

Top of the Gulf Regatta set to welcome 3000th entry

More than 250 boats and 700 sailors and friends representing 25 nationalities, will congregate in Pattaya from 4 – 8 May, 2017 to take part in what has become the largest multi-class regatta of its kind in Asia – the Top of the Gulf Regatta Presented by Ocean Marina. Supported by the Sports Authority of Thailand, Tourism Authority of Thailand, ...

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Les Voiles de St Barth

FOMO – Rachel Fallon-Langdon / Team Phaedo - Les Voiles de St Barth Regatta © DR

Over 65 teams and more than 1,000 sailors are heading to St. Barth for the eighth edition of Les Voiles de St. Barth, which offers four days of exceptional racing mixed with a healthy dose of shore-side fun over April 10-15. While some competitors are new to the event, others call this their go-to event on the Caribbean racing calendar ...

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GC32 Racing Tour in Sardinia

Marina di Villasimius and the race area © GC32 Racing Tour

The GC32 Racing Tour will break new ground when it visits southern Sardinia at the end of June: This will be the first time that a major international sailing event has been held at Villasimius, on the Italian island’s southeasternmost tip. While Cagliari is well known in international sailing circles having previously hosted events for the TP52 and RC44 circuits ...

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