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Daily Archives: 04/05/2017

Nonsuch Bay RS Elite Challenge

Presidente Lay Day at Antigua Sailing Week 2017 © Paul Wyeth / www.pwpictures.com http://www.pwpictures.com

After a tremendous Damian Marley experience at Reggae in the Park yesterday evening in Nelson’s Dockyard, it wasn’t a surprise that Presidente Lay Day started with a lay-in until late morning! It was a perfect day to wind down on Pigeon Point Beach and although the weather didn’t cooperate completely, the rain was never going to stop play. Nonsuch Bay ...

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Antigua Sailing Week Fever~Tree

Fever-Tree prize giving at Antigua Sailing Week © Paul Wyeth / www.pwpictures.com http://www.pwpictures.com

The Fever-Tree Cocktail Bar at Antigua Sailing Week is the place to be. Located right next to the event stage, it is the place where winning teams gather, after collecting their awards after the daily prize giving. Performance Yacht Racing’s Quokka is having an excellent regatta, the team are composed of charter guests from Great Britain, and after receiving their ...

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Gulf Regatta racing in Thailand

Top of the Gulf Regatta is set to deliver four days of competitive racing in the Gulf of Thailand Guy Nowell

2017 is a milestone year for the Top of the Gulf Regatta Presented by Ocean Marina as organisers welcome the event’s 3,000 entry. Founded in 2005 with the aim to create an international-standard sailing event in the Gulf of Thailand, Top of the Gulf Regatta has since grown to become Asia’s largest multi-class regatta with 10 classes this year and ...

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Real-Time Battery Health

Simarine’s Pico battery monitor

Simarine’s Pico battery monitor can monitor six battery banks and uses ­Simarine’s Real Time Battery Health algorithm to deliver metrics. Additionally, Pico can monitor 14 holding tanks and 20 current sensors. The unit has Wi-Fi connectivity, allowing it to be wirelessly networked with and controlled by a smartphone running Pico’s app (Android- or iOS-compatible). SIMARINE PICO+ sets new standards for ...

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America’s Cup

America's Cup - Spithill - It's so addictive

The America’s Cup has captivated the attention of the world for 166 years. In 1851, Queen Victoria was witness to the very first America’s Cup event, watching the schooner America beat the best Great Britain could muster in a race around the Isle of Wight. That historic occasion gave birth to the famous quote, “Your Majesty, there is no second”, ...

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Audi Hamilton Island Race Week 2017

Audi Hamilton Island Race Week 2017

The world’s most successful ocean racing yacht over the past nine decades; the famous 16-metre long American yawl, Dorade, is to compete at Audi Hamilton Island Race Week 2017. No yacht in the long history of the sport has won more of the world’s major races, nor covered more offshore racing miles, than Dorade. She has collected first place trophies ...

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