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Australian Women’s Keelboat Regatta

Mrs Overnewton in the background in Australian Women’s Keelboat Regatta 2016 © Bruno Cocozza

Twenty-four all-female crews representing each Australian state, the Northern Territory and New Zealand will be highly visible on Melbourne’s Port Phillip this weekend at the annual Australian Women’s Keelboat Regatta, June 10-12, 2017. The Royal Melbourne Yacht Squadron and other ...

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Volvo Ocean Race

Volvo Ocean Race © María Muiña / MAPFRE

Live digital coverage will be provided for each Leg Start, Leg Finish and the In-Port Race Series in Host Cities around the world – featuring expert analysis and commentary, and live updates from the cities and Race HQ in Alicante, ...

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Finn World Masters champion Rafa Trujillo

Day 1 of the Finn World Masters in Barbados © Claire ADB

The defending Finn World Masters champion, Rafa Trujillo, of Spain, opened his 2017 title challenge with two great wins on Carlisle Bay, Barbados. The 2017 Finn World Masters got underway with strong winds, moderate seas and two tough races. Six ...

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America’s Cup

Emirates Team New Zealand sailing on Bermuda's Great Sound in the Louis Vuitton America’s Cup Challenger Playoffs Semi-Finals Emirates Team New Zealand (NZL) vs. Land Rover BAR (GBR) Race 4 Copyright: Richard Hodder / Emirates Team New Zealand Richard Hodder/Emirates Team New Zealand

Kiwi Peter Lester has virtually stated that the ETNZ pitchpole was an Oracle conspiracy. Yet the in a piece on newshub by Jacob Brown does not take into account that the teams had agreed to race in up to 24 ...

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Airlie Beach Race Week

The easily recognisable Condor - 2017 Airlie Beach Race Week © Andrea Francolini http://www.afrancolini.com/

Several famous boats and equally famous sailors with speed as their focus are ready for a showdown at Airlie Beach Race Week, to be held from 10 to 17 August 2017. The Whitsunday Sailing Club’s annual Airlie Beach Race Week ...

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Raja Muda Selangor International Regatta 2017

Windsikher. Langkawi Inshores, Day 2. Raja Muda Selangor International Regatta 2016. © Guy Nowell / RMSIR

The Royal Selangor Yacht Club (RSYC) today announced that the 28th Raja Muda Selangor International Regatta (RMSIR) fleet will set sail from Port Klang on 18 November 2017 and maintain its regular course along Malaysia’s west coast to the finish ...

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Rolex China Sea Race

Rolex China Sea Race

The 12th entry for 29th edition of the Rolex China Sea Race has been received – from the famous classic yacht Dorade. The China Sea Race was established in 1962 with five yachts racing from Hong Kong to Corrigedor, Philippines. ...

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America’s Cup

Land Rover BAR and Artemis Racing - 2017 America's Cup Studio Borlenghi | Gattini

So the French have already had to go home, but if you listen to Nathan Outteridge from Artemis in this video, you’d think he believes Land Rover BAR should have also packed up. Talk about burned by omission! Hard to ...

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Scaramouch Parkinson Poppy Moore Sailing around AU

Poppy's East Coast 31 known as Scaramouch © John Curnow

It’s a very sad way to begin such a great voyage. Not that you would know from the ultra-effervescent Poppy Moore, mind you. So the chance to talk with her and learn her tale was fantastic, and she is also ...

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New Caledonia Biggest Secret

The anchorages in the southern lagoon were unbelievable. Neville Hockley

A voyaging couple explore a new territory and discover an unexpected cruising nirvana. The truth is before Catherine and I sailed Dream Time, our 1981 Cabo Rico 38, to New Caledonia we also knew little about the country. It was ...

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