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Daily Archives: 11/02/2018

SuperFoiler Grand Prix

Euroflex - 2018 Superfoiler Grand Prix, Geelong - 9 February 2018 - photo © Andrea Francolini

Glenn Ashby has praised his Euroflex team-mates Nathan Outteridge and Iain Jensen for vaulting him to victory and a clean sweep of his home regatta in Victoria. “Hats off to the boys today. I don’t know how many kilometres of rope we would have moved today or how many thousands of times Nathan was pressing on those buttons (on the ...

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Bruny Island Yacht Race

Off-Piste has been successful in ocean races, including winning the Launceston to Hobart. © Peter Campbell

In the pitch darkness of the early hours of this morning, Paul Einoder’s small yacht Off-Piste swept across the River Derwent finish line of the 89-nautical mile Bruny Island Yacht Race, 14th and last in fleet. Some hours later, the Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania declared the Beneteau Oceanis 34 the winner of both the AMS and PHS categories of ...

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Miami Star Winter Series

2018 Star Mid-Winter Series © Kathleen Tocke

More perfect sailing conditions were on deck for the Star Sailors here in Miami… 12 knots from the south-east all day, with some shifts, some not so subtle. In the first race, Josh and I had good start up near the Committee boat (right side). We took a short tack to the right, got headed, tacked back to starboard, crosses ...

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