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Daily Archives: 08/05/2017

Extreme Sailing Series™ with Palmarina

The next Act in Madeira Islands will see the Flying Phantom Series take off, alongside the Extreme Sailing Series, for the first time. © Martina Barnetova

Located in Yal?kavak, on Turkey’s Bodrum Peninsula, Palmarina also becomes an Official Partner to the Flying Phantom Series, which takes place at the European Extreme Sailing Series regattas, broadening the offering to fans, media and commercial partners by diversifying the on-water action. Andy Tourell, Event Director of the Extreme Sailing Series at founding organiser OC Sport, welcomed the partnership for ...

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CYCA Land Rover Winter Series

Ian Guanaria’s One More No More (Right) on the course in Race 2 of the Land Rover Winter Series © David Brogan www.sailpix.com.au

The strong morning westerly winds made for a crazy day on Sydney Harbour for the Race 2 of the Land Rover Winter Series. The 96 yacht fleet started in a 13-18 knot west south-westerly wind, but the volatile conditions rapidly changed, causing mayhem and congestion around the course. Racing yesterday was no simple task, with the wind ranging anywhere from ...

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H.H NOOD Regatta

2017 Helly Hansen Annapolis NOOD - Day 3 © Paul Todd/Outside Images www.outsideimages.com

It was the largest Helly Hansen NOOD Regatta in recent years, with more than 200 boats in 17 classes competing in the unpredictable conditions of the Chesapeake Bay. Some of the country’s top sailing talent was represented on the water, but there was one crew that stood out among the crowd. “The weekend was pretty wild,” said Conor Hayes, skipper ...

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Charter this summer Perini Navi yachts


The Perini Navi yachts Xnoi, Perseus^3, Seahawk and Helios are all available for charter this summer. A quartet of Perini Navi sailing yachts are offering charters in multiple destinations this summer. The 100-foot Xnoi will spend the summer chartering in Italy and France, taking as many as 10 guests in four staterooms at a lowest weekly base rate of about ...

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Antigua Sailing Week

Winner of The Lord Nelson Trophy, Sergio Sagramoso's Puerto Rican Melges 32, Lazy Dog - Antigua Sailing Week © Paul Wyeth / www.pwpictures.com http://www.pwpictures.com

The Grand Awards Ceremony for Antigua Sailing Week was held in Nelson’s Dockyard and the UNESCO World Heritage Site was a fitting venue for the 50th edition of this historic occasion. Thousands of sailors attended the ceremony and whilst all of the respective class winners had been posted, there were special awards that were still to be announced, including the ...

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