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Daily Archives: 03/06/2018

La Drheam Cup

La Drheam Cup start last edition 2016 - photo © Thierry Martinez / Drheam Cup

With just under two months to go before the start of the second edition of La Drheam Cup – Destination Cotentin, the entry list is already complete with 72 professional and Corinthian entries! This promises great sea battles between La Trinité-sur-Mer and Cherbourg-en-Cotentin… The second edition of La Drheam Cup – Destination Cotentin (19 – 29 July) is a giant ...

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151 Miglia-Trofeo Cetilar

Aldo Parisotto's OSCAR3 gained the upper hand in the Mylius 65 match race © Studio Taccola

Generally match races last around 20 minutes and there is a clear winner. In the 151 Miglia-Trofeo Cetilar 2018 there was a 10 hour long heavyweight maxi bout for line honours between Nicola Paoleschi’s Laurie Davidson 69 Pendragon VI and Miguel Matias Galluccio’s Reichel-Pugh 86 Vera, the former winner of line honours in three of the last four races, the ...

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Thrash to the Onion Patch ~ Newport Bermuda Race

The youth crew of the 63-foot Young American - Gambler during a practice session in late May - photo © Will McKeige

No matter how you look at it, thrash, whether used as a noun or a verb, sounds like a bad thing. But for the 1500+ sailors on 180 vessels entered in the 51st “Thrash to the Onion Patch”, more formally known as the Newport Bermuda Race, this biennial race is a bucket list challenge. When the boats – in seven ...

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Melges 32 World League 2018

2018 Melges 32 World League - photo © Melges World League / Barracuda Communication

Marina di Scarlino has officially opened its doors and rolled out the red carpet to the 2018 Melges 32 World League, greeting a fleet of fifteen highly-competitive teams. Starting Friday, June 1 and concluding on Sunday, June 3, racing will take place for the European Division’s second appointment on the 2018 circuit. There are no light-weight competitors in Scarlino, in ...

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Audi SAILING Champions League

Royal Danish Yacht Club team, Audi SAILING Champions League - Porto Cervo 2018. - photo © SCL/Lars Wehrmann

Perfect weather conditions welcomed the sailors competing on the first day of the Audi SAILING Champions League to the waters off Porto Cervo today. The event for teams representing their respective yacht clubs is organised by the Yacht Club Costa Smeralda (YCCS), in collaboration with the SAILING Champions League and with the support of title sponsor Audi and technical partner ...

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