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Daily Archives: 05/05/2017

Top of the Gulf Regatta

Day 1 - Top of the Gulf Regatta © Guy Nowell

The 2017 Top of the Gulf Regatta got off to a breezy start with an early morning storm clearing in time for the first race and leaving behind 16 knots of breeze. The wind held good for the first race only to drop off for the second, and a slight pick-up ensured Race Officer Denis Thompson could complete three races ...

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Guyader Grand Prix in Douarnenez (Brittany)

Jean-Piere Dick’s StMichel-Virbac - Vendee Globe 2016-2017 © Y.Zedda / St. Michel-Virbac

From Thursday 4th May to 7th May, five IMOCAs are expected to compete in the Guyader Grand Prix in Douarnenez (Brittany). Among those registered, we can find four skippers from the last Vendée Globe – Jean-Pierre Dick (StMichel-Virbac), Morgan Lagravière (Safran), Paul Meilhat (SMA) and Jean Le Cam (Finistère Mer Vent). The title-holder of the prestigious Solitaire du Figaro, Yoann ...

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Pittwater to Paradise Regatta Gold Coast

Panchax heading through the chop at the start of the 2017 Club Marine Pittwater To Southport Yacht Race. © Bronwen Hemmings

The Club Marine Pittwater to Paradise Regatta is confirmed as an exciting long term fixture to feature in Australia’s summer sailing calendar. Australia’s east coast offshore sailing scene will take on an exciting new look with the staging of the Club Marine Pittwater to Paradise Regatta to start out of The Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club on January 2, 2018. ...

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