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Daily Archives: 08/06/2018

Loro Piana Superyacht Regatta

My Song - Loro Piana Superyacht Regatta © Borlenghi / YCCS

The weather has been unusually uncooperative for the start of the 2018 edition of the Loro Piana Superyacht Regatta, organised by the YCCS with the support of title sponsor Loro Piana. The Costa Smeralda was wet and windless this morning, with the AP flag flying ashore over the Yacht Club Costa Smeralda from 9.30 a.m. to signal that racing was ...

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Extreme Sailing Series

Extreme Sailing Series™ metres in front of the spectators - Barcelona 2017 - photo © Lloyd Images

In one week’s time, the Extreme Sailing Series™ fleet of seven hydro-foiling GC32 catamarans will descend on Barcelona for the third Act of the 2018 circuit. Four days of foiling action off the Catalonian coastline is set to thrill the Spanish crowds, as the elite-level international crews battle it out for a Barcelona Act win. A prestigious venue offering up ...

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Monaco Globe Series

Newrest-Art and Fenêtres arrival - Monaco Globe Series - photo © YCM

It was 08:17 this Thursday morning when SMA skippered by Paul Meilhat and Gwénolé Gahinet crossed the finish line of these first Monaco Globe Series, that kicks off the new world championship IMOCA 2018/2020, organised by the Yacht Club of Monaco. It was an intense and thrilling race down to the last few miles for the winners as well as ...

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Golden Globe Race

2018 Golden Globe Race course © 2018 Golden Globe Race

With less than month to the start of the Golden Globe Race from Les Sables d’Olonne on July 1st, skippers are working feverishly to complete their preparations ready to take part in the Suhaili 50 Falmouth Parade of Sail celebrations between 11-14th June to mark the 50th anniversary of Sir Robin Knox-Johnston’s departure from the port to start the original ...

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