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Daily Archives: 02/04/2018

North Sea Regatta 2018

North Sea Regatta Week 2017 © Jasper van Staveren

This year the annual sailing event “North Sea Regatta” (NSR) will take place again. Starting with the well-known Vuurschepenrace, from Scheveningen to Harwich, and the RORC North Sea Race, back to Scheveningen. Followed by the North Sea Regatta inshore races, off the coast of Scheveningen. The Vuurschepenrace starts this year on Tuesday evening, May 8, 2018 at 7:00 PM. The ...

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Maxi Class at Les Voiles de Saint Barth

Les Voiles de Saint Barth © Christophe Jouany

Les Voiles de Saint-Barth is a mainstay of the Caribbean racing circuit. Indeed, the event has been selected by the IMA (International Maxi Association) to form part of its programme, which comprises 10 of the world’s top races including Porto Cervo, the RORC Caribbean 600, the Copa del Rey as well as the Fastnet Race. Featuring a highly international line-up ...

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Phaedo^2 D35 Trophy

Lloyd Thornburg launched D35 © Rachel Fallon-Langdon / Team Phaedo

Lloyd Thornburg has launched his D35 for the season with a stellar crew Today Lloyd Thornburg launched his D35 on Lake Geneva after a re-fit in the Decision boatyard. Phaedo^2 splashed with a new colour scheme of black, gold and green and a lot of new rigging. For this years D35 Trophy circuit Lloyd has chosen a stellar five crew ...

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Monaco Swan One Design & Yacht Club de Monaco

2018 Monaco Swan One Design - Day 3 - photo © Nautor's Swan

As much of the world prepared itself for the long Easter Weekend, the Monaco Swan One Design fleet got down to business once again. And, if variety is the spice of life, the crews’ taste-buds are being treated this week given the varied conditions. Duking it out in front of the Monegasque principality, today’s class acts across the two races ...

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