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Daily Archives: 12/05/2018

52 Super Series

52 Super Series © Nico Martinez / MartinezStudio

11th Hour Racing and the 52 Super Series extend partnership agreement for a further three years, 2018-2020. There is no doubt that 2018 is shaping up to be the most exciting season yet for the 52 Super Series. A clutch of new build boats are being launched and worked up now. There are new high calibre teams joining the world’s ...

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Clipper Round the World Yacht Race

Clipper Round the World Yacht Race 10: The Garmin American Challenge to Panama, Day 10 © Clipper Race

Light wind tactics remain the central theme on the tenth day of Race 10: The Garmin American Challenge as teams seek to maintain the best possible course ahead of an upcoming wind hole off the coast of Mexico. At what could prove to be a pivotal point in the race, PSP Logistics, which headed furthest inland, has opted to enter ...

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eSailing World Championship

eSailing World Championship Launch © World Sailing

World Sailing is pleased to announce that the Official eSailing World Championship starts today; the game is now available online for millions worldwide to play and enjoy for free. The game can be played on desktop and via iOS and Android devices by following the links below: Desktop – www.virtualregatta.com/en/index_vrinshore.php iOS – itunes.apple.com/us/app/virtual-regatta-inshore/id1182301199?mt=8 Android – play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.virtualregatta.inshore&hl=en The launch of the eSailing World Championship ...

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Farr 40 North American Championship

Three-time world champion skipper Alex Roepers steered Plenty to a superb score line of 1-2-1 on Day 1 of the Farr 40 North American Championship. © Farr 40 Class / Joy Sailing

Ray Roberts traveled from Sydney, Australia to southern California to compete in the 71st annual Newport to Ensenada International Race held late last month. Roberts recently bought a 1986 vintage Frers-designed 50-footer named Airwaves and was thrilled to skipper the old IOR warhorse to fourth place in PHRF B class. Members of the Airwaves crew convinced Roberts to stay in ...

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