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Daily Archives: 13/02/2018

Primo Cup 2018 Trophée Credit Suisse

Smeralda 888 and Star class racing at the 2018 34° Primo Cup 2018 Trophée Credit Suisse - photo © YCM / Carlo Borlenghi

As every year in February, hundreds of sailors unpacked their bags in the Principality for the Primo Cup – Trophée Credit Suisse, organised in collaboration with Slam. Some 300 sailors in five classes descended on Monaco to compete in eight races in beautiful sailing conditions. With 12 nations represented on 80 boats, there was no downtime for the bay of ...

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Azores and Back race (AZAB)

Hissy Fit during the 2016 JPMorgan Asset Management Round the Island Race © Rick Tomlinson

Multihull class re-introduced for AZAB 2019 For the first time in over 15 years, multihulls will again be able to enter the Azores and Back race (AZAB). Following increased demand and financial support, the AZAB 2019 race will see a multihull class compete for the first time since 2003. Created in 1975, the AZAB was designed to offer a thrilling ...

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Extreme Sailing Series™ global tour

Act 8, Extreme Sailing Series Los Cabos 2017 - day one - SAP Extreme Sailing Team - photo © Lloyd Images

The 2018 Extreme Sailing Series™ is ready to fly for the 12th consecutive year, with the announcement today by Series organisers OC Sport of a global tour that will visit eight major cities on three continents. The Middle East, Europe and the Americas are all on the line up for what promises to be another year of foiling action, as ...

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FAST40+ 2018

Peter Morton's CF40 Girls on Film - photo © LCW / Paul Wyeth

The 2018 FAST40+ Season kicks off this April with ten teams confirmed for the full season, and more for headline events. The thrilling fast-action owner driver class welcomes back its current members, and offers a warm reception to new teams to the circuit, notably Niklas & Catherine Zennstrom’s Rán Racing. The international teams from England, the Netherlands, Scotland, South Africa ...

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