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Daily Archives: 06/05/2017

Lord Nelson Trophy ~ Antigua Sailing Week

CSA 5 fleet including Chris Jackson/Sailing Logic's Beneteau First 40, Arthur, Jeremy Thorp's Beneteau First 40, Joanna and Philippe Falle skippering Lipton -Performance Yacht racing's A40 - competing on the final day at Antigua Sailing Week © Paul Wyeth / www.pwpictures.com http://www.pwpictures.com

Classic trade wind conditions prevailed for the final day of Antigua Sailing Week, serving up one last helping of awesome yacht racing. There were some shock results today, resulting in a number of teams having the possibility of winning the big one – The 50th edition of Antigua Sailing Week’s Lord Nelson Trophy. One of the favourites for the Lord ...

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America’s Cup

Artemis Racing - Practice sessions in Bermuda, April 2017 Sander van der Borch / Artemis Racing http://www.sandervanderborch.com

More action on the Great Sound, Bermuda as several of the America’s Cup teams went through their paces outside of one of the days designated as Practice Sessions – so no co-ordinated training allowed. Teams on the water today included Land Rover BAR, Emirates Team NZ, Softbank Team Japan and Oracle Team USA. These videos are shot and produced by ...

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Tom Buggy on his foiling wakeboard behind a foiling GC32 catamaran © Lloyd Images http://lloydimagesgallery.photoshelter.com/

If you are thinking of trying this at home – don’t forget your Zhik impact protection! Zhik, the Official Clothing Partner to the Extreme Sailing Series™ put their stamp on the recent Qingdao Act with a not for the feint hearted stunt, involving Tom Buggy being towed behind a foiling GC32 whilst he was foiling on a wakeboard. Tom, a ...

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