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Daily Archives: 07/03/2018

Extreme Sailing Series™

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

Seven world-class international teams will take to the water for Act 1 of the 2018 Extreme Sailing Series™ in Muscat, Oman, from 14-17 March. In the first of eight exceptionally tough events, 35 elite competitive sailors will battle it out on the stunning Omani waters before the Al Mouj Golf course, striving for an Act 1 victory under the Middle ...

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Support Land Rover BAR’s

24-hour America's Cup 'Grind-athon' for Sport Relief © Land Rover BAR

Land Rover BAR team members are taking part in a non-stop 24hr ‘Grind-athon’ at the team’s Portsmouth HQ for Sport Relief from 10pm Thursday 22nd – 10pm Friday 23rd March Support and join in We’ve partnered with the 1851 Trust and Pompey in the Community to invite community groups, local businesses and sailing and sport clubs to get active and join a 12-hour supporters Disco ‘Spin-athon’ hosted by ...

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18ft Skiff JJ Giltinan Trophy 2018

Finport chases Maersk Line on the run to Obelisk during 18ft Skiff JJ Giltinan Championship Race 3 © Frank QuealeyRace 3, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Sydney, March 6, 2018 ©Michael ChittendenRace 3, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Sydney, March 6, 2018 ©Michael ChittendenRace 3, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Sydney, March 6, 2018 ©Michael ChittendenRace 3, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Sydney, March 6, 2018 ©Michael ChittendenRace 3, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Sydney, March 6, 2018 ©Michael ChittendenRace 3, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Sydney, March 6, 2018 ©Michael ChittendenRace 3, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Sydney, March 6, 2018 ©Michael ChittendenRace 3, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Sydney, March 6, 2018 ©Michael ChittendenRace 3, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Sydney, March 6, 2018 ©Michael ChittendenRace 3, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Sydney, March 6, 2018 ©Michael ChittendenRace 3, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Sydney, March 6, 2018 ©Michael ChittendenRace 3, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Sydney, March 6, 2018 ©Michael Chittenden18ft Skiff JJ Giltinan Championship Results after Race 3 ©Australian 18 Footers LeagueSmooth bear-away by the Winning Finport Trade Finance team during 18ft Skiff JJ Giltinan Championship Race 3 ©Frank QuealeySmeg at speed here but still yet to produce her best form in the 18ft Skiff JJ Giltinan Championship ©Frank QuealeySeries joint leader Maersk Line from NZ during 18ft Skiff JJ Giltinan Championship Race 3 ©Frank QuealeyHonda Marine in a gust after rounding the Shark Island mark during 18ft Skiff JJ Giltinan Championship Race 3 ©Frank QuealeyHonda Marine beats Maersk Line by 4s to share the lead overall in the 18ft Skiff JJ Giltinan Championship ©Frank QuealeyThe young Vintec team at speed on the run to Obelisk during 18ft Skiff JJ Giltinan Championship Race 3 ©Frank QuealeyThe two leaders down the first run during 18ft Skiff JJ Giltinan Championship Race 3 ©Frank QuealeyThe Kitchen Maker looks like her team is taking on a Sydney Harbour ferry during 18ft Skiff JJ Giltinan Championship Race 3 ©Frank QuealeyAppliancesonline and Yandoo on the second spinnaker run during 18ft Skiff JJ Giltinan Championship Race 3 ©Frank QuealeyTwo NZ teams Knight Frank and Honda Marine during 18ft Skiff JJ Giltinan Championship Race 3 ©Frank QuealeyC-Tech was in the leading group during 18ft Skiff JJ Giltinan Championship Race 3 ©Frank QuealeyC-Tech - Race 2, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff 2018 Championship, Sydney March 4, 2018 ©Suellen Davies / Auckland Skiff LeagueMaersk - Race 2, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff 2018 Championship, Sydney March 4, 2018 ©Suellen Davies / Auckland Skiff LeagueKnight Frank - Race 2, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff 2018 Championship, Sydney March 4, 2018 ©Suellen Davies / Auckland Skiff LeagueHonda Marine - Race 2, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff 2018 Championship, Sydney March 4, 2018 ©Suellen Davies / Auckland Skiff LeagueRace 3, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Sydney, March 6, 2018 ©Michael ChittendenRace 3, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Sydney, March 6, 2018 ©Michael ChittendenRace 3, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Sydney, March 6, 2018 ©Michael ChittendenRace 3, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Sydney, March 6, 2018 ©Michael ChittendenRace 3, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Sydney, March 6, 2018 ©Michael ChittendenRace 3, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Sydney, March 6, 2018 ©Michael ChittendenRace 3, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Sydney, March 6, 2018 ©Michael ChittendenRace 3, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Sydney, March 6, 2018 ©Michael ChittendenRace 3, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Sydney, March 6, 2018 ©Michael ChittendenRace 3, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Sydney, March 6, 2018 ©Michael Chittenden1 - Knight Frank does a stern dive - Race 2, JJ Giltinan 18ft Championship ©Jono Witty - Aeromedia.com.au2 - Knight Frank does a stern dive - Race 2, JJ Giltinan 18ft Championship ©Jono Witty - Aeromedia.com.au5 - Knight Frank does a stern dive - Race 2, JJ Giltinan 18ft Championship ©Jono Witty - Aeromedia.com.au3 - Knight Frank does a stern dive - Race 2, JJ Giltinan 18ft Championship ©Jono Witty - Aeromedia.com.au4 - Knight Frank does a stern dive - Race 2, JJ Giltinan 18ft Championship ©Jono Witty - Aeromedia.com.auOverall Resuts after Race 2 - JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship 2018 ©Australian 18 Footers LeagueIlve at top speed down the final run to Obelisk - Race 2, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Sydney, March 4, 2018 ©Frank QuealeyKnight Frank takes fifth place - Race 2, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Sydney, March 4, 2018 ©Frank QuealeyTriple M was consistent throughout the race to finish in eighth place- Race 2, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Sydney, March 4, 2018 ©Frank QuealeyKnight Frank capsize - Race 2, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Sydney, March 4, 2018 ©Suellen Davies / Auckland Skiff LeagueHonda Marine dominates the fleet on the work to the windward mark off Clark Island - Race 2, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Sydney, March 4, 2018 ©Frank QuealeyHonda Marine on the bear-away off Shark Island - Race 2, JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship, Sydney, March 4, 2018 ©Frank Quealey

The Australians fought back after previous domination by the New Zealand teams when Finport Trade Finance took out Race 3 of the Winning Group JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff Championship on Sydney Harbour today. Finport Trade Finance (Keagan York, Matt Stenta, Angus Williams) had a race-long dual with the winners of the two earlier races in the championship (Maersk Line and ...

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Golden Globe Race

Latest GGR route chart with Canaries film pick-up 'gate' supported by Rubicon Marina, Lanzarote, and two others in Storm Bay, Tasmania and off the Falkland Islands. © GGR / PPL

Don McIntyre, founder of the 2108 Golden Globe race, is proud to announce the appointment of Patrice Carpentier, the well-known French sailor, author and editor of Course au Large Magazine as Race Director. Patrice, who has been sailing since the age of 12, and is multilingual, brings a wealth of experience to this leadership role, having completed five circumnavigations. These ...

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