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Daily Archives: 15/07/2017

Bavaria C65

Artist’s rendition of the new C65 underway with the self-tacking jib - Bavaria C65 © Bavaria Yachts Australia http://www.bavariasail.com.au

The Bavaria C65 is the new flagship of the Bavaria Yachts fleet of sailing yachts and, following the successful presentation of the Bavaria C57 this spring, is the next logical step in the expansion of the Bavaria C-Line. It is the largest yacht ever built by Bavaria Yachts. Production of the Bavaria C65 has already begun. The first sea trials ...

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Volvo Noble Marine RS300 National Championship

Prestwick 2014 Nationals © Vicky Bayliss

The RS300 fleet loves an election before heading up to Scotland for its Nationals. Last time we were up there was 2014 (Indyref anyone?) while this year we’re in the aftermath of the General Election. So who are the likely vote winners at this year’s Nationals hosted by Prestwick SC? (See what I did there?). The club trophy will be ...

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Melges 20 Europeans

Alessandro Rombelli, STIG/OPENJOBMETIS - 2017 Melges 20 European Championship © Barracuda Communication / Melges World League

Day two in Sibenik, Croatia at the 2017 Melges 20 European Championship delivered three races and as predicted, two of the fleets toughest teams are seated at the top of the scoreboard each sharing in equal points with two more days of racing left to complete. Igor Rytov’s Russian Bogatyrs and Alessandro Rombelli’s STIG/OPENJOBMETIS are currently seated first, and second ...

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Panerai British Classic Week

Panerai British Classic Week © Guido Cantini / Panerai

It was sun and fun all the way on day five of Panerai British Classic Week 2017 in Cowes, where not only did the participants enjoy some fiendishly tricky racing, but they also finally came together for the traditional Open Yachts Pontoon Party, sponsored by Spirit Yachts and Classic Boat, which had to be postponed from Tuesday because of torrential ...

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Jeanneau 51

Large swim platform and noticeable chines leading into the transom. - Jeanneau 51 © Jeanneau France

Jeanneau 51 to Première at Sydney International Boat Show The new Jeanneau 51, the latest addition to the Jeanneau Yachts range, is the luxurious result of a teaming of renowned naval architect Philippe Briand and superyacht designer Andrew Winch. Following the successful launch of the Jeanneau 54 at the 2016 show, the first of the 51 models will be on ...

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