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Daily Archives: 07/05/2018

Lord Nelson Trophy at Antigua Sailing Week

Sojana, Farr 115 superyacht, Peter Harrison (GBR): Lord Nelson Trophy & 1st in CSA 2 - 51st edition of Antigua Sailing Week 2018 - photo © Paul Wyeth / pwpictures.com

One Hundred and sixteen teams from 37 different countries raced in the 51st edition of Antigua Sailing Week. Strong trade winds blew all week delivering heaven-sent conditions to over 1,000 competitors. Over 3,000 revellers attended Reggae in the Park, featuring international reggae artist Tarrus Riley and Peter Harrison’s superyacht Sojana was awarded the coveted Lord Nelson Trophy after a perfect ...

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Rolex Middle Sea Race

Rolex Middle Sea Race - photo © Rolex / Kurt Arrigo

The 39th Rolex Middle Sea Race starts on the 20th October 2018. With this year marking the 50th anniversary of the founding of this remarkable race, the Royal Malta Yacht Club (RMYC) is anticipating its highest entry yet. Some 30 yachts from 14 countries have already registered, well ahead of the usual pace. The record fleet stands at 122, set ...

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Melges 40s at Sail Racing PalmaVela

Vitamina Celadrin - 2018 Sail Racing PalmaVela - Day 3 - photo © Melges 40 / Barracuda Communication

The first 2018 Melges 40 Grand Prix event, currently underway at Sail Racing PalmaVela hosted by Real Club Nautico de Palma continues to bring not just a wide range of emotions, but also a swing in conditions and circumstances pushing teams to fight for victory. Three more races were completed leaving two final heats for Sunday. Richard Goransson’s Inga From Sweden (Cameron Appleton, tactician) ...

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