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Daily Archives: 08/10/2017

Action photo ~ Les Voiles de Saint Tropez

Les Voiles de Saint Tropez

Studio Borlenghi provided this gallery of images from Les Voiles de Saint Tropez Les Voiles de Saint Tropez – More action shots by Studio Borlenghi more info..lesvoilesdesaint-tropez.fr by Studio Borlenghi

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Couta Trophy Series

Coutas on the harbour 2015 Gaffer's Day John Jeremy http://www.sasc.com.au

Eclipsed rudder replaced in time for Couta Boat Nationals When Jim Wilshire’s rudder came loose and went missing off his Couta Boat Eclipse, which was travelling east from Perth atop a delivery truck between Bordertown in South Australia and Horsham in Victoria, the owner’s shot at Couta Week and the class’ national championship hit a snag. The Sorrento and Sydney ...

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Clipper World Yacht Race

Day 2, Race 2 – Clipper Round the World Yacht Race Clipper Ventures

It’s been an action-packed second day of Race 2: The Stormhoek Race to the Cape of Storms, with the past 24 hours seeing one team forced to suspend racing, while the rest of the fleet has continued its fast passage across a turbulent South Atlantic Ocean. The difference between first and eighth has more than doubled from 10nm (nautical miles) ...

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Thunersee Autumn Trophy

International 5.5 Metre Autumn Trophy 2017 © Robert Deaves

Many have foretold that winter is coming and the first snowfalls on the hills around Lake Thun in Switzerland coincided with a chilly start to the International 5.5 Metre season finale, the three day Autumn Trophy (Herbstpreis), hosted by Thunsersee Yacht Club. Light winds and snow had been forecast for much of the last week, so it was some surprise ...

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Melges 20 World Championship

Vladimir Prosikhin NIKA (RUS-309) sailing a brand new Melges 20! - 2017 Melges 20 World Championship © Melges USA

After two days of perfect Southwest Newport breeze, Day Three of the Melges 20 World Championship dawned sunny skies and warm temps, but no wind. As sailors arrived at Sail Newport to begin their preparations, the glassy water was tempting for water skiing. At 09.00, PRO Peter ‘Luigi’ Reggio announced that the AP would be hoisted and the next announcement would be at 11:30, ...

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