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Daily Archives: 14/05/2017

Normandy Channel Race

Class 40 ‘Imerys’ skipper Phil Sharp teams up with last year’s Normandy Channel Race rival Pablo Santurde for a top result in this year’s edition, the first offshore race of the season starting at 16:30 (GMT +2) today. Just two minutes and 48 seconds separated first and second place in last year’s edition, when the lead was pinched from Imerys ...

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GC32 Racing Tour Riva Cup

GC32 Racing Tour Riva Cup © Max Ranchi Photography http://www.maxranchi.com

After yesterday’s three way near-tie at the top, the GC32 Riva Cup has a stand-out leader going into its final day. Today Lake Garda was behaving, the southerly Ora wind a constant 15-18 knots, although this cut down tactical options and in all today’s four races it always seemed to pay to venture as close as one dared to the ...

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2017 Rolex Capri Sailing Week

2017 Rolex Capri Sailing Week Stefano Gattini

The final day of racing in the 2017 Rolex Capri Sailing Week, sponsored by Rolex and organised by the Yacht Club Italiano, the Circolo del Remo e della Vela Italia, the Circolo Canottieri Aniene and Capri’s own Yacht Club Capri, dawned cool and clear after the previous evening’s glittering Rolex Dinner held at Capri’s famous Quisisana Hotel with guests like ...

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Lexus Sport Yacht

Marquis-Carver Yacht Group produced the prototype of the Lexus Sport Yacht.

Lexus is stepping into the yacht-design world with its 42-foot Lexus Sport Yacht concept. A sleek, speedy, carbon-fiber vessel, this design takes Lexus luxury into a whole new realm. It all started when Aiko Toyoda, president of Toyota Motor Corporation, climbed aboard Toyota Marine Department’s Ponam range of premium yachts. The experience inspired Toyoda, who is also the Chief Branding ...

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