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Clipper Round the World Yacht Race

Clipper Round the World Yacht Race 10 - All smiles on board the ninth placed Nasdaq - photo © Clipper Race

The wind has returned on Day 5 of Race 10: The Garmin American Challenge from Seattle to Panama, but yesterday’s wind hole off the Californian coast has had a big impact, with the Clipper Race fleet more compressed than ever. ...

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34th Medemblik Regatta

Medemblik Regatta © Klaas Wiersma

In 20 days the 34th Medemblik Regatta will start with, so far, almost 300 sailors representing 43 nations. A third of those sailors are part of the RS:X fleets (Men, Woman and U19). Largest fleet will be the RS:X men ...

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Melges 40 Grand Prix 2018 ~ PalmaVela

2018 Melges 40 Grand Prix © Melges 40

Beginning on Thursday May 3, the spring appointment of the 2018 Melges 40 Grand Prix kicks off at PalmaVela, hosted by Real Club Nautico de Palma. It marks the start of a long season of regattas for Melges’ largest and best one-design ...

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505 UK National Championship

Final day racing in the 505 Nationals at Whitstable - photo © Nick Champion / www.championmarinephotography.co.uk

As the competitors assembled in the boat park on the final day, they were greeted by a strong North Easterly breeze, rain and cold temperatures. The race officer made the decision to only run a single race, allow for a ...

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Crewsaver Warsash Spring Championship

Warsash Spring Championship - photo © Andrew Adams, Close Hauled Photography

As always with the wind off the mainland shore, big shifts were evident, and success in the final weekend of the Crewsaver Warsash Spring Championship 28/29th April on the Solent went to those boats who managed to play the shifts correctly. Peter ...

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Extreme Sailing Series™

The Extreme Sailing Series 2017. Act4 - Team Mexico © Lloyd Images

On a mission to raise the profile of sailing among the Mexican people, Team México have goals that go beyond a podium finish. Mexico is steeped in history, rich in culture and has breathtaking scenery. It is renowned for its ...

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Alpen Cup 2018

Feng Shui - photo © 5.5mR Class Association

Former 5.5 Metre world champions Artemis XIV NOR 57 (Kristian Nergaard, Johan Barne, Trond Solli Sæther) had a great return to form this weekend after taking out the 2018 Alpen Cup/Trofeo Franco Santoni over eight races at Torbole on Lake ...

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