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Daily Archives: 04/10/2017

Coventry Reef Race

Low numbers did not affect the closeness of the double handed start, with eventual winner Selkie showing up early. - Rockwater Coventry Reef Race © Bernie Kaaks

Fremantle Sailing Club’s annual Coventry Reef race was moved forward this year to accommodate a busy offshore calendar, but from a weather perspective, the race failed to live up to its usual breezy expectations. A gloomy weather forecast predicted light north easterlies, shutting down completely around the middle of the day and then turning southward later in the afternoon. The ...

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Regata dei Tre Golf Maxi Offshore Challenge

Set off port for the Regata dei Tre Golfi is Naples’ Santa Lucia Marina, home of the CRV Italia © Francesco Rastrelli / CRVI

The 2018 IMA Mediterranean Maxi Offshore Challenge sets sail this month with the Rolex Middle Sea Race, starting from Valletta’s Grand Harbour, Malta, on 21 October. Comprising the region’s most prestigious offshore races, the five event Challenge aims to promote and boost Maxi yacht competition offshore in the Mediterranean. It is open to all maxi yachts, in addition to those ...

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