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Daily Archives: 09/04/2018

Keelboat Endeavour Trophy

Keelboat Endeavour Trophy launched - photo © Alan Hanna

The Royal Corinthian Yacht Club, Burnham-on-Crouch (RCYC), and the Royal Yachting Association (RYA) announce the launch of the Keelboat Endeavour Trophy writes Sue Pelling. The aim of this new event, scheduled to take place on 22-23 September 2018, is to establish the UK keelboat champions of champions’, in a similar format to the long-running and successful annual Endeavour Trophy for dinghies. Using ...

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Cowes Classics Week 2018

Winifred at Cowes Classics Week - photo © Rick Tomlinson

Preparation for the 11th Cowes Classics Week is officially underway. With the launch this week of the new 2018 website, competitors can now find information and enter the event. Racing takes place from 23rd to 27th July. Cowes Classics Week has grown strongly since its inaugural regatta and has in recent years been welcoming just shy of 200 yachts, all ...

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Trofeo Princesa Sofía Iberostar

Nicholas Heiner – Trofeo Princesa Sofía Iberostar - photo © Robert Deaves

Giles Scott confirmed the gold medal in Palma as the 49 Trofeo S.A.R. Princesa Sofía Iberostar drew to a close Saturday with a fickle, light wind medal race, which left the top three unchanged. The Netherlands’ Nicholas Heiner took the silver, while Andy Maloney, from New Zealand, took bronze, in only his second international event. Norway’s Anders Pedersen won the ...

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RYA Women’s Match Racing Championship

Racing on the final day of the RYA Women’s Winter Challenge match racing at Queen Mary © Paul Wyeth / www.pwpictures.com

The RYA Women’s Match Championships celebrated International Women’s Day with the announcement of new title sponsor, Marlow Ropes. Marlow Ropes has expanded its support of the Royal Yachting Association‘s racing programmes by announcing its sponsorship of the RYA‘s National Match Racing Championship. Marlow, who have enjoyed a successful partnership with the British Sailing Team for 20 years, become the title sponsor of the Marlow Women’s Match ...

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