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Daily Archives: 10/11/2017

CYCA’s Cabbage Tree Island Race

Wild Oats XI in Sydney Harbour © Andrea Francolini http://www.afrancolini.com/

A substantial fleet of 36 will battle it out in Race 4 of the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s Blue Water Pointscore – the Cabbage Tree Island Race – on Friday night, with a mouth-watering clash between Wild Oats XI and Black Jack set to be the main event. The 180nm Cabbage Tree Island race is the CYCA’s third most ...

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Volvo Ocean Race ~ Doyle Sails International

Alex Thomson (Hugo Boss) – powered by Doyle to second place and two sailing records in the 2016 Vendée Globe © Cleo Barnham Hugo Boss

Mid way through the 35th Match for the America’s Cup, one chapter closed and a new one opened for one of the world’s most substantial sailmakers. After joining Doyle Sails New Zealand in June 2011, Volvo Ocean Race winner, Mike Sanderson announced in Bermuda that a new leadership team, based in New Zealand, would be taking the helm at Doyle ...

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Volvo Ocean Race

Distance to finish: 4,437 nautical miles to Cape Town – Volvo Ocean Race Turn The Tide On Plastic

Do you think, realistically, we can be competitive this leg?’ Turn the Tide on Plastic’s Onboard Reporter Sam Greenfield asks Australian Boat Captain Liz Wardley during Leg 2 of the Volvo Ocean Race. ‘I hate that question,’ she shakes her head and pushes her hair off her face. ‘If we can get to Cape Town without any regrets, it’s a ...

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