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Daily Archives: 04/07/2018

Volvo Round Ireland Race

Baraka Gp skippered by Niall Dowling in the 2018 Volvo Round Ireland Race © David Branigan / www.oceansport.ie

Fair conditions for Volvo Round Ireland Race fleet as finishing-line beckons With line honours in the Volvo Round Ireland Race expected to be won on Wednesday afternoon, weather continues to dominate the stakes for the overall race win still to be decided on IRC handicap. After the heavy upwind conditions off the West coast on Monday, flatter seas and a ...

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Class40’s American Trophy

The first edition of the Class 40's American Trophy © Association Class40

The first edition of the Class 40’s American Trophy, rewarding those teams that participate in the North American races on the Class calendar, has been won in convincing fashion by a European team* organized by the French skipper Catherine Pourre on her Manuard designed Mach40.3 Eärendil. In taking the victory, she beat two American teams including Dragon, an Owen Clarke ...

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