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Daily Archives: 03/07/2018

Bermuda ~ Hamburg Leg of the Atlantic Anniversary Regatta

Best Buddies on her way from Bermuda to Germany on July 2, 2018 - Atlantic Anniversary Regatta © Benedikt Woge / AAR

The excitement at the Royal Bermuda Yacht Club was mounting on July 2, 2018, when Swan 441R Best Buddies started the second and final leg of the Atlantic Anniversary Regatta (AAR). Being the exclusive entry in the Cruising Division of the regatta, the route will take them from subtropical Bermuda to the maritime HafenCity of Hamburg. Their start further marked ...

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ÅF Offshore Race

Beatrice Aurore close to the finish in Sandhamn. - photo © Henrik Trygg

The Estonian 50-footer Furiosa, skippered by Ralf Relander, was first yacth racing around Gotland to cross the finish line in Sandhamn at 04.50 AM. The winner of the race will be decided when we know the result of the rest of the fleet on corrected time. Beatrice Aurore, a classic yacht built in 1920 took the line honours in the ...

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2018 Golden Globe Race

Abhilash Tomy sailing Thuriya, a wooden replica of Sir Robin' Knox-Johnston's yacht Suhaili, at the start of the 2018 Golden Globe Race - photo © Christophe Favreau

They have 30,000 miles to sail over the next 9-10 months, but judging from the start today of the 2018 Golden Globe solo non-stop around the world yacht race from Les Sables d’Olonne, the leaders will be fighting over every mile. First to cross the line at Noon (CEST) was the fiercely competitive Frenchman Philippe Péché aboard his Rustler 36 ...

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