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Daily Archives: 14/07/2017

Extreme Sailing Series

Extreme Sailing Series Madeira Islands – Day 3 – Following their successful debut in Madeira, the Flying Phantom Series is in a strong position to take on Barcelona. © Lloyd Images http://lloydimagesgallery.photoshelter.com/

In one week’s time the Extreme Sailing Series™ will make its debut in the iconic capital of Spain’s Catalonia region, Barcelona, for the fourth stage of the 2017 season. The international fleet of GC32s will be bolstered by Spanish-flagged wildcard entry FNOB Impulse, skippered by local Olympian Jordi Xammar, as it races off the shore of the Race Village located ...

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Tour de France à la Voile

Tour de France à la Voile – Champions Bounce Back in Jullouville Jean-Marie Liot / ASO

Team Lorina Limonade-Golfe du Morbihan, the defending champions, got their fizz back today at the fashionable beachside summer resort of Jullouville on the beautiful Baie du Mont Saint-Michel on the 40th edition of the Tour de France à la Voile when they won Act 3’s Coastal Race ahead of Tour leaders Team SFS. Around a triangle shaped coastal course of ...

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Francesco Bruni tactician onboard Artemis Racing © Pedro Martinez / Martinez Studio / RC44

RC44 crews cross fingers for a single-hulled 36th America’s Cup Following Emirates Team New Zealand’s victory in the 35th America’s Cup, there is much conjecture as to whether the 36th will be held in monohulls or multihulls. If it does revert to monohulls and ‘reconnects with the sailing world’ as some describe it, then this is likely to be of ...

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Comanche crew finally at rest in Aloha attire – Transpac © Lauren Easley / leialohacreative.com

As the first wave of record-breaking boats have finished, there is a break in the action at race HQ in the Ala Wai Marina before the second wave is soon to arrive in the 2017 Transpac. Among the front-runners it looks as though Manouch Moshayedi’s Rio 100’s hold on the Barn Door Trophy for being the first-to-finish monohull sailing without ...

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